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GLANTZ: Two new peer reviewed papers discuss how PMI's own data shows they are as dangerous, maybe worse, than cigarettes

As the title " PMI’s own in vivo clinical data on biomarkers of potential harm in Americans show that IQOS is not detectably different from conventional cigarettes" indicates, PMI's own data shows that the measures of health impact that IQOS has are not
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:39

[Virgin Islands] RJ Reynolds Hit With $113M Verdicts In Simultaneous Trials ($$)

Two U.S. Virgin Islands juries have hit R.J. Reynolds with a pair of verdicts totaling $113.3 million in two cases alleging Newport cigarettes' marketing was responsible for a smoker's addiction and later death from smoking-related illness, following a co
added Aug 25, 2018 14:45

RJ Reynolds Hit With $113M Verdicts In Simultaneous Trials ($$

added Aug 25, 2018 14:44

Daily Vaping Tied to Doubling of Heart Attack Risk

People who puff electronic cigarettes every day have twice the risk of heart attack, and the odds increase almost fivefold for those who use them along with traditional cigarettes, a new study suggests. "Using both products at the same time is worse than
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 25, 2018 14:44

[Asia] Manufacturers of Juul e-cigarette to sue over Israel ban

The manufacturers of the recently banned Juul e-cigarettes petitioned Israel’s High Court on Thursday asking it to force the government to reconsider its decision. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday signed a warrant barring the import and sale
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 25, 2018 14:35

[Asia, Israel] JUUL e-cigarette company petitions High Court over ban

The company accuses the Israeli government of upholding a double standard with regard to their vaping product — which they claim is designed solely to wean long-time smokers off cigarettes — in that the Jewish state continues to allow tobacco companies
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 25, 2018 14:34

[Indiana] Goshen community weighs in on proposed smoking/vaping ordinance

An initial vote has been taken and now it’s time for more study, debate and community input before a final decision on Goshen’s proposed smoking/vaping ordinance can be made. Goshen City Council members approved the proposed ordinance on first reading T
Goshen (IN) News
added Aug 25, 2018 14:10

[Massachusetts] Hanover receives grant aimed to stub out tobacco in younger ages

Hanover is partnering with South Shore communities to spread awareness of the dangers of tobacco thanks to a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. After the town received the grant, (Norwell also has federal funding) in spring 2018,
Wicked Local (MA)
added Aug 25, 2018 14:09

[Ohio] VIDEO: Dangers of Second Hand Smoke

The results of a new American Cancer Society study shows for the first time that childhood exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to lung disease.
added Aug 25, 2018 14:08

Revealing the complexity of quitting smoking: a qualitative grounded theory study of the natural history of quitting in Australian ex-smokers

Conclusion Quitting should be viewed as a process drawing on elements of assisted and unassisted quitting rather than a stand-alone event that can be labelled as strictly assisted or unassisted.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 25, 2018 14:06
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