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FDA to Host Tobacco Webinar on Substantial Equivalents

The webinar series, which began in 2010, is designed to provide FDA tobacco compliance education and information to retailers and small businesses. Wednesday’s webinar, which will take place at 2 pm (EDT), will include an update on Substantial Equivalenc
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:25

KECSKES: Do Harm Reduction Cigarettes Work?

“Harm reduction” cigarettes seem low-tech when compared to their e-cigarette counterparts, but they employ some pretty sophisticated “smoke & mirrors” chemistry to reel in the average smoker. This involves the use of genetically modified tobacco to cut d
added Aug 27, 2014 18:06

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

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

FDA Proposes Rule to Regulate E-Cigarettes

An FDA proposal is aimed at correcting public misperception that certain tobacco products, including increasingly popular e-cigarettes, are safe alternatives to traditional cigarettes.
Psychiatric News
added May 29, 2014 12:57

SULLUM: 'Tobacco Products' That Aren't

FDA regulation of e-cigarettes could amount to a slow-motion ban. ... What is desperately needed to combat the harms of tobacco smoking is for smokers to be informed that noncombusted tobacco products, including vaping, are known to be orders of magnitude
Reason Magazine
added May 5, 2014 15:05

Statement by SFATA (Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association) on FDA Deeming Regulations Regarding Electronic Cigarettes and Vaporizing Products

SFATA welcomes the FDA's announcement of its Deeming Regulations. We are still reviewing the document, which is substantial. Our preliminary reaction is as follows: On access to minors: We are completely aligned with FDA and other groups who believe that
added Apr 25, 2014 18:15

VIDEO: Are e-cigarettes really a safer way to smoke?

Each week, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the major medical stories of the week on "CBS This Morning: Saturday." This week, they marked the anniversary of a major landmark in medic
added Jan 12, 2014 04:24

EDITORIAL: The war on smoking is working — and should continue

Some say that public health advocates have done enough; let those who still choose to light up, disproportionately from poor and vulnerable communities, smoke away their lives in peace. We disagree. It’s time for more taxes, more regulation and more outre
Washington Post
added Jan 11, 2014 14:38

Experts Call for Research Plus Regulation of e-Cigarettes

“I started out agnostic on these issues,” said Stanton Glantz, PhD, ... Based on what he knows now, he says, “the bottom line is that e-cigarettes seem like a good idea but probably aren’t.”
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
added Jan 7, 2014 20:28
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