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NICNational Institute of Corrections (Federal Agency)
NICNational Informatics Centre (Department of Information Technology, government of India)
NICNetwork Interface Card
NICNetwork Information Center
NICNational Insurance Contributions (UK tax)
NICNicola
NICNational Intelligence Council
NICNicaragua (ISO Country code)
NICNetwork Interface Controller
NICNicotine
NICNew In Chess
NICNormas Internacionales de Contabilidad (Spanish)
NICNational Information Center
NICJohn von Neumann Institute for Computing
NICNational Insurance Company (India)
NICNational Identity Card (Pakistan)
NICNational Ice Center (US)
NICNational Incident Commander (US DHS)
NICNew Internet Computer (Oracle)
NICNewly Industrialized Country
NICNet Interest Cost
NICNewly Industrializing Country (NIE)
NICNoise Isolation Class (sound transmission loss rating)
NICNetwork Identification Code (ITU-T)
NICNational Industrial Classification (India)
NICNear Infrared Camera
NICNatal Indian Congress (South Africa)
NICNational Intelligence Community
NICNot In Contract
NICNational Investment Center for the Seniors Housing & Care Industry (Annapolis, MD)
NICNational Irrigation Commission
NICNetwork Information Computer (Digital Lightwave)
NICNegative Impedance Converter
NICNetwork Interface Connector
NICNaval Intelligence Command
NICNational ISDN Council
NICNikon Integrated Coating
NICNational Interpreting Certification (American Sign Language)
NICNetwork Interface Circuit
NICNational-Interstate Council of State Boards of Cosmetology, Inc.
NICNetwork Integration Center (US NASA)
NICNorth American Inter-fraternity Conference
NICNephron Information Center
NICNauru Island Council
NICNot in Catalog (retail)
NICNew Industrialized Country
NICNight Infiltration Course
NICNear Instantaneous Companding
NICNational Inventors Council
NICNational Isotope Centre (New Zealand)
NICNational Intelligence Cells
NICNetwork Invasion Charlotte
NICNevada Industrial Commission
NICNATO International Civilian
NICNational Identification Code
NICnaval intelligence center (US DoD)
NICNotice of Intent to Conclude
NICNewcomers Information Centre (Toronto, Canada)
NICNetwork Initiated Change
NICNormas Internacinales de Contabilidad
NICNetwork Interface Codes
NICNaval Information Center
NICNIMS (National Incident Management System) Integration Center (US DHS/FEMA)
NICNicosia, Cyprus - International Airport (Airport Code, closed since 1974 until further notice)
NICNavigation Integrity Code (US FAA)
NICNational Instruments Corporation (India)
NICNeumann Institute for Computing (Germany)
NICNot Included in Cost
NICNational Immigration Conference (National Industrial Conference Board)
NICNotice of Intended Changes
NICNurse in Charge
NICNorth Island College (British Columbia, Canada)
NICNot In Contact (Sprint)
NICNumeric Intensive Computing
NICNursing Interventions Classification
NICNorth Idaho College (Coeur d'Alene, Idaho)
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Nicotine gum/lozenges give you a nicotine fix that is absorbed through your mouth.
To reduce the symptoms, nicotine replacements--gum, patches, sprays, and inhalers--are used.
These results suggest that nicotine "might change the wiring of the brain during adolescence, heightening the response to other addictive drugs, says McQuown.
Conversely, nicotine primarily has stimulant effects, increases alertness, and can trigger convulsions.
A manufacturer, for example, can design a cigarette that will score low in nicotine delivery to the machine by placing tiny ventilation holes in the filter to dilute the smoke.
Third, within each region, we characterized the neural cell damage caused by the different ETS regimens, using strategies adapted from prior rodent studies of nicotine or ETS (Gospe et al.
Reder said the product's relatively steep price for the same amount of nicotine contained in two cigarettes would likely deter kids from picking up the water.
A Cochrane Review of 110 trials evaluating the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy in 35,600 smokers found higher quit rates among heavy smokers using 4-mg compared with 2-mg nicotine gum (odds ratio [OR], 2.
Non-smokers are at least three times more likely to die of this than nicotine puffing smokers--interesting, but yet maybe not necessarily surprising.
The two groups that received nicotine at low and medium doses didn't show any levels of the drug in their blood and they experienced no changes in food intake, body weight or number of receptors in the brain where nicotine acts.
Nicotine is addictive, and quitting smoking leads to symptoms of nicotine withdrawal such as craving, anxiety and irritability, depression, and weight gain.
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