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won a defense jury verdict in a $15 million lawsuit brought by an ex-smoker who lost a lung to cancer, with the Florida jurors finding that nicotine addiction didn't legally cause her disease. The verdict in Vero Beach, Florida, comes after a more than t
Jul 30, 2015 Law360
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We show that the notion of the ‘gateway’ has been transformed from a descriptive to a predictive model, one in which nicotine is constituted as simultaneously ‘soft’ and ‘hard’—as both relatively innocuous and incontrovertibly harmful.
Oct 1, 2014 Science Direct
added Jul 30, 2015 15:09
These features, and extras that come with vaping may indeed have made it more appealing than other NRT methods. However, one of the key issues facing e-cigarettes is whether users actually see the devices as a way to stop smoking.
Jul 29, 2015 Newswire
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legislators have passed a new electronic cigarette law prohibiting minors from using, possessing or purchasing electronic smoking devices, alternative nicotine products or any of their component parts. The law will also require child-resistant packaging f
Jul 30, 2015 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jul 30, 2015 07:06
“Parents should discuss with their teens the known risks of nicotine use – nicotine is addictive and has established effects on the brain when used in adolescence,” she said. “They should also talk with their teens about the fact that the hazards of e-ci
Jul 27, 2015 Forbes
added Jul 29, 2015 16:35
In the face of possible reduced risk alternatives, the Republic’s impending emerging tobacco products ban is troubling. What is needed is not an outright ban, but stringent scientific testing and improved regulation put in place to ensure, for instance, t
Jul 28, 2015 The Establishment Post
added Jul 28, 2015 12:34
Although a complete refill fluid usually contains nicotine, the flavouring solutions themselves are an additive and are presumed to be free of nicotine, which is a known addictive chemical and toxicant.2 To determine if DIY flavourings are nicotine free,
Jul 27, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jul 28, 2015 10:34
just published an important paper, "Unexpected nicotine in do-it-yourself electronic cigarette flavourings"... These products, which are presented to the consumer as ‘nicotine free’, could lead to unwanted addiction, poisoning, or even death.
Jul 27, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 28, 2015 10:33
Union Health Minister JP Nadda said, "Bedi smoking is no less hazardous than cigarette smoking. A bedi contains about one-fourth the quantity of tobacco as a cigarette, yet it delivers a higher amount of tar and nicotine."
Jul 24, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 25, 2015 20:27
They banned the possession of alternative nicotine delivery devices, or e-cigarettes, by people under 18 and the use of such devices in indoor public places. The reason it's courageous is because e-cigarettes have a lot of supporters. The last time I wro
Jul 24, 2015 Chicago Tribune
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