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[UK] New breed of tobacco products could revolutionise sales

Heat not burn (HNB) products are unlike electronic cigarettes, which do not contain tobacco but produce vapour by heating nicotine containing e-liquids. HNB devices do contain tobacco, but use vaporisation technology to warm it to the point at which fla
Convenience Store (uk)
added Sep 30, 2014 06:11

[Pennsylvania] DN Editorial: Nicotine patch

The simple part is that the district needs more money to provide a sound education for its students. The complex part is getting the state to fulfill its central role in funding public education.
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Sep 30, 2014 05:19

Dire Warnings by Big Tobacco on E-Smoking

are putting out among the strongest health warnings in the fledgling e-cigarette industry... “Nicotine is addictive and habit forming, and is very toxic by inhalation, in contact with the skin, or if swallowed.”
New York Times
added Sep 29, 2014 06:15

Parkinson disease and smoking revisited / Ease of quitting is an early sign of the disease

patients with PD are able to quit smoking more easily than controls. These findings are compatible with a decreased responsiveness to nicotine during the prodromal phase of PD. We propose that ease of smoking cessation is an aspect of premanifest PD simil
added Sep 28, 2014 06:37

[Maryland] Nicotine patch, gum users won't be hired at hospital

Carroll Hospital Center campus has been a no-smoking zone since 1998, but in a decision announced on Thursday, the organization has taken its anti-smoking efforts to a new level: The hospital will no longer hire anyone who uses nicotine in any form — incl
Carroll County (MD) Times
added Sep 28, 2014 06:29

[Florida] Nicotine Addiction Expert Compares Smoking Deaths to World Trade Center Deaths, Causes Tobacco Suit Mistrial

nicotine addiction expert, Dr. Shannon Miller, says the number of smoking-related deaths each year equals the number killed in “three World Trade Centers.” The comment ultimately led to a mistrial in the Engle progeny tobacco suit.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 28, 2014 06:11

GLANTZ: Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine

Maciej L. Goniewicz and Lily Lee have published a paper, "Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine" in Nicotine and Tobacco Research. The title says it all, but here is the abstract:
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:05

Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine

Three of four experiments showed significant increases in the amount of nicotine on all five surfaces. The floor and glass windows had the greatest ... indicates that there is a risk of thirdhand exposure to nicotine from e-cigarettes. Thirdhand exposure
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 27, 2014 15:03

[Indiana] Researchers Study Evidence On Electronic Cigarette Safety

Doctors like Dr. Kirk Parr, a cardiologist at St. Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis, say the nicotine contained in the liquid used in e-cigarettes is still not good for you. “If it’s in a pipe, if it‘s in smokeless tobacco, and probably if it’s in e-
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Sep 26, 2014 16:10

[North Carolina] Purilum Opens State-of-the-Art E-liquid Development and Fulfillment Facility

in Greenville, NC, includes multiple ISO 8 class 100,000 clean room environments, segregated nicotine and non-nicotine mixing rooms, and fully-automated bottle filling and assembly and cartomizer / clearomizer filling and assembly.
PR Newswire
added Sep 24, 2014 11:37
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