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CONLEY: Use Common Sense on E-Cigarettes

members of the American Vaping Association, which represents U.S.-based, family-owned-and-operated e-cigarette manufacturers, would be hard pressed to meet FDA’s requirements. The rules, in short, would needlessly drive these companies out of business and
U.S. News & World Report
added Jul 31, 2014 02:50
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FDA Should Clarify that Tobacco Products with Inadequate SE Applications Must be Removed from the Market

We just submitted this public comment to FDA on the FDA's proposed guideline tightening up the process for evaluating substantial equivalence claims. (The proposed guideline is available here.) While we think that this is a step in the right direction,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 14:04
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PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL INC. (PMI) REPORTS 2014 SECOND-QUARTER RESULTS; REAFFIRMS 2014 FULL-YEAR REPORTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST (PDF)

“As we expected, we achieved strong fundamental results in the second quarter, driven by a lower volume decline, strong pricing and robust market share," said André Calantzopoulos, Chief Executive Officer. “For the second half of this year, we antici
Thomson Reuters
added Jul 17, 2014 09:32
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A Tobacco CEO Who 'Vapes' Could Alter the Industry ($$)

is a former smoker who these days puffs, or "vapes," on electronic cigarettes. That in itself is a hint as to the strategy behind her company's talks to acquire Lorillard Inc., LO +4.63% which makes Newport cigarettes and Blu e-cigarettes.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 14, 2014 09:07
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22nd Century Group Engages CRO for FDA Regulatory Activities of Company’s Modified Risk Cigarettes

it has engaged a major a contract research organization (“CRO”) with extensive experience in tobacco exposure studies to assist the Company in certain regulatory activities at the Center for Tobacco Products (“CTP”) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administratio
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 11, 2014 18:49
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[UK] I've switched from smoking cigarettes to e-cigarettes - will my health and life insurance premiums be cheaper?

I spoke to the Association of British Insurers and a few insurers to get a sense of the way things were heading. Linsey White, ABI spokeswoman said: 'Individuals should contact their insurer and are advised to always disclose the use of e-cigarettes and
This is Money (uk)
added Jul 11, 2014 15:19
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SATEL: Soldiers: Let Them Have (Alternative) Tobacco Products

Here, Satel responds to a New England Journal of Medicine Perspectives piece calling for the U.S. military to reject smokers from service. ...Satel reported no relevant financial disclosures. She served as an expert witness in tobacco litigation.
MedPage Today
added Jul 11, 2014 15:12
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[New York] NEWMAN: We Should Cheer E-Cigs and Vaping, Not Equate it With Smoking

Anti-smoking advocates have become so used to demonizing smoking and so afraid of giving an inch that they are waging a war against a practice that is actually accomplishing the goal of reducing or eliminating people's smoking. They should know better th
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 7, 2014 15:17
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LUNDBERG: Three Cheers for the FDA and e-Cig Regulations!

I have known Peggy Hamburg personally for decades. ... The end game should be to ban all tobacco products intended for smoking as fatally dangerous. But many tightly hooked addicts need replacement drugs. E-cigarettes provide that replacement nicotine on
Medical Tribune
added Jul 6, 2014 17:09
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[UK] Electronic cigarettes and history

A key outcome of these decades of failed attempts at harm reduction was a growing and emphatic hostility from public health interests to taking them further. The previous desire for cooperation with industry was replaced by an implacable hostility. This
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:15
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