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Smoking Rates Continue to Drop in Many States: CDC

despite that good news, rates have gone up in some states. And in other states, a more worrisome trend has emerged -- people using a combination of tobacco products, such as cigarettes plus smokeless tobacco, officials said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 23, 2015 16:02
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[Minnesota, Oregon] Randomised clinical trial of snus versus medicinal nicotine among smokers interested in product switching [FREE FULL TEXT]

Snus performed similarly to nicotine gum in cigarette smokers who were interested in completely switching to these products, but was associated with less satisfaction and greater toxicant exposure than nicotine gum.
Tobacco Control
added May 20, 2015 06:04
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FDA has summer to finalize tobacco deeming regs, Senate Dem says

Blumenthal is giving the Food and Drug Administration until the end of the summer to finalize its deeming regulations...“We’re pushing them hard to protect the public, and I will introduce legislation if they fail to act promptly.”
The Hill
added May 15, 2015 16:18
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Three Factors That Could Positively Impact Philip Morris International

tobacco manufacturers have looked to price increases to maintain profits. While this strategy cannot go on forever, a number of other factors could bode well for Philip Morris going forward.
Forbes
added May 13, 2015 21:51
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COLE: INTRODUCING THE FDA DEEMING AUTHORITY CLARIFICATION ACT OF 2015

the February 15, 2007 predicate/grandfather date will make it costly and create significant barriers for the industry and the FDA to bring innovative new products that may significantly reduce the harms associated with tobacco to market, and could for
Congressional Record / Government Printing Office (GPO) Access
added May 9, 2015 18:39
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H.R.2058 -- FDA Deeming Authority Clarification Act of 2015 (Introduced in House - IH)

Mr. COLE introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce A BILL To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for a certain effective date with respect to deemed tobacco products, and for other
Library of Congress - Thomas
added May 9, 2015 18:34
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[New York] Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Holds 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Louis C. Camilleri, Chairman of the Board, addressed shareholders and answered questions. André Calantzopoulos, Chief Executive Officer, gave the business presentation, which included an overview of PMI’s strong momentum, the exciting prospects for its Re
Business Wire
added May 6, 2015 12:42
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VIDEO: Sherrod Brown: Calling on the FDA to Act on Unregulated Forms of Tobacco

Sen. Brown on the Senate floor April 29, 2015.
You Tube
added May 4, 2015 11:42
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GLANTZ: It's been a year since the FDA proposed its deeming rule on e-cigs and other tobacco products and still no final action

In the meantime out-of-control marketing by the cigarette and e-cigarette companies has led to exploding e-cigarette use, especially among kids. Even when the rule is finally issued, if it resembles the proposed rule, it will have little practical eff
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 1, 2015 12:58
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Health Groups' Letter to the President on FDA Regulation (PDF)

Dear Mr. President: It has been more than a year since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed a regulation to extend its authority over all unregulated tobacco products. Given the health risks of these unregulated products, particularly to
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2015 12:37
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