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[Asia, India] How safe is e-cigarettes?

Dr. Rakesh Mahajan Gupta, Deputy Director of the Department of Health and Family Welfare Punjab, India, says that there is ample scientific evidence available about the harms of nicotine and that is the reason it is unapproved under the Drugs Act except
Asian Tribune
added Apr 23, 2018 17:18
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juul e-cigarette craze highlights why flavored tobacco products are so dangerous

The groups are also calling on the FDA to take immediate action to address the rising popularity of JUUL among youth. Demands include removing any JUUL flavors, such as the highly popular mango and cool cucumber flavors, which violate FDA rules. Those fl
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 23, 2018 17:14
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Could Vaping Lead Teens to Pot Smoking?

Teens who use e-cigarettes may be more likely to try marijuana in the future, especially if they start vaping at a younger age, a new study shows. More than 1 in 4 teenagers who reported e-cigarette use eventually progressed to smoking pot, according to
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 23, 2018 17:12
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[UK] Norfolk football clubs sign up to drive to ban smoking on the sidelines

Nearly 30 clubs have backed the ‘Smokefree Sidelines’ drive, through which parents and visitors are asked to refrain from smoking, including at all playing fields and, especially, on the pitch sidelines. Among those backing the campaign, developed by N
Norwich Evening News (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 17:02
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Electronic Cigarettes and Future Marijuana Use: A Longitudinal Study

CONCLUSIONS: E-cigarette use predicts subsequent marijuana use among youth, with a stronger associations among young adolescents. Reducing youth access to e-cigarettes may decrease downstream marijuana use.
Pediatrics
added Apr 23, 2018 16:55
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E-Cigarette and Liquid Nicotine Exposures Among Young Children

Pediatric exposures to liquid nicotine have decreased since January 2015, which may, in part, be attributable to legislation requiring child-resistant packaging and greater public awareness of risks associated with electronic cigarette products. Liquid ni
Pediatrics
added Apr 23, 2018 16:54
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Studies look at dangers of e-cigarettes; AAP continues push for regulations

Adolescents who used e-cigarettes were more likely to go on to use marijuana, according to new research. The study was one of two on e-cigarettes released in Pediatrics today. The devices have been growing in popularity, but so has the evidence that th
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Apr 23, 2018 16:53
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[UK] Lottie Moss flashes her abs in TINY crop-top as she enjoys a smoke and a drink with Georgia Toffolo in London

Kicking back: The model sister of Kate Moss, 20, puffed away on a cigarette on the sunny afternoon
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:49
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THE FDA’S NEW TOBACCO REGULATORY PLAN: What You Need to Know (PDF)

The plan has several facets, some of which have the potential to dramatically decrease the death and disease caused by tobacco products in the U.S., while other aspects of the plan may result in increased harm. The FDA emphasized this plan is one unified
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:43
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TELLING THE PUBLIC HEALTH STORY TO THE FDA (PDF)

the voice of the public health community can be drowned out by the often voluminous comments from those that oppose regulation, like tobacco product manufacturers. This fact sheet is intended to give the public health community an overview of the rulemak
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:42
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