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Recognition: RSA Abstract Submitted

Kathleen Svala, Narendra Singh

December 2012

Drs. Kathleen Svala and Narendra Singh submitted an abstract to the Research Society of Addiction regarding the impact of smoking cessation on health outcomes. Results demonstrate that adolescents who quit smoking during treatment show significantly greater abstinence from alcohol or other drug use, reduced drug cravings, and improved overall functioning in comparison to youths who continued to smoke.