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[Hawaii] PHILLIPS: BANNING E-CIGARETTES MIGHT BE MORE PRESSING THAN RAISING THE LEGAL SMOKING AGE

no matter how good cotton candy vaping tastes like, it still contains nicotine, just as regular cigarettes do and it still contains chemicals that are very bad news for your body, since they have carcinogenic effects themselves. So, instead of introducin
Wall Street Hedge
added Jun 24, 2015 16:20
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[China] Chinese Children Learning To Smoke With Candy Flavored E-Cigarettes

youngsters are being targeted by electronic cigarettes, too. At present the sale and use of e-cigarettes is unregulated in China, the Economist said in a report about the increased interest in e-cigs. E-cigarettes are being branded as trendy in China, a
Forbes
added Jun 22, 2015 07:44
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Phase II Clinical Trial Featuring 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine Tobacco Accepted for Publication

“the FDA should quickly move to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes to non-addictive levels… It is the ultimate harm reduction strategy.” The results of this study once again confirm the effectiveness of 22nd Century’s very low nicotine tobacco cigaret
Business Wire
added Jun 20, 2015 21:56
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[New York] KASSEL: Call Me a Quitter: An Ode to Allen Carr's 'Easy Way to Stop Smoking'

main insight is that quitting smoking shouldn’t be hard, and need not be viewed as a sacrifice. Every time you smoke, he says, you are feeding the “nicotine monster...only ‘enjoyment’ a smoker gets from a cigarette is temporary relief from the discomfort
New York Observer
added Jun 16, 2015 19:32
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[Australia] New study finds E-cigarettes may increase nicotine dependence and attractiveness of smoking

A new study has found a chemical additive commonly found in e-cigarettes could play a role in tobacco dependence and increase the attractiveness of smoking among youth. The study, published in the Tobacco Control journal, examined the role of pyrazine a
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Jun 16, 2015 06:39
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New study finds E-cigarettes may increase nicotine dependence and attractiveness of smoking

A new study has found a chemical additive commonly found in e-cigarettes could play a role in tobacco dependence and increase the attractiveness of smoking among youth. The study, published in the Tobacco Control journal, examined the role of pyrazine a
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 20, 2015 22:40
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[UK-Scotland] NHS spending millions on addicts as young as 11

CHILDREN as young as 11 are being treated in Scottish hospitals for addiction to smoking, drugs and alcohol, new NHS figures have revealed. Scottish health boards have forked out millions of pounds in the past five years to prevent and treat smoking, dru
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jun 15, 2015 21:31
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Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice of Electronic Cigarette Use Among Pregnant Women.

Misconceptions about e-cigarettes are common among pregnant women, potentially motivating use that may pose risks to both maternal and child health. Screening and education regarding e-cigarettes should be included in prenatal care. Future research in th
Journal of Addiction Medicine
added Jun 12, 2015 22:58
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Pregnant women may be unaware of possible e-cigarette risks

In a small U.S. study, nearly half of all pregnant women surveyed did not think electronic cigarettes contain nicotine or know that the devices can be addictive. Almost half of the group of 316 pregnant women also believed e-cigarettes were less harmful
Reuters
added Jun 12, 2015 22:54
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CDC Lying About Financial Conflicts of Interest and Failing to Disclose Big Pharma Funding When It Releases Statements About E-Cigarettes

also lying about electronic cigarettes being a gateway to smoking and condemning millions of kids to a lifetime of addiction. The agency's funding from pharmaceutical companies that stand to lose severely if electronic cigarettes are promoted creates a cl
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jun 11, 2015 16:40
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