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Electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) battery-related burns presenting to US emergency departments, 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The nature and circumstances of the injuries suggest these incidents were unintentional and would potentially be prevented through battery design requirements, battery testing standards and public education related to ENDS battery safety.
Injury Epidemiology
added Mar 9, 2018 19:53
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[Hong Kong] Poll: The people want timely tobacco alternatives

Hong Kong-based consumer advocate factasia.org is urging the government to regulate and allow the sale of alternative tobacco products, claiming consumers have the right to choose what they buy and use. The group justifies this appeal on Tuesday based o
Harbour Times (hk)
added Sep 22, 2018 15:54
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Most U.S. Citizens are Still Misinformed About E-Cigarettes

a recent poll indicated that sadly the majority of Americans are still misinformed about the relative benefits of e-cigarettes. The majority think that vaping is as bad for one’s health as smoking, if not worse.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:52
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Perspectives on E-Cigarettes of Staff at UK Stop Smoking Services

Amongst the different stop smoking services which consider themselves e-cigarette friendly, there is no general consensus about what this actually means.The collected data indicate that although some stop smoking services consider themselves e-cigarette
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 11, 2018 21:17
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Summary of Evidence on the Absence of Hepatotoxicity of IQOS

The Department of Medicine, [UCSF] has recently published a letter in Tobacco Control claiming that “The preclinical and clinical data PMI submitted to FDA indicate that IQOS exposure may be associated with unexpected liver toxicity. We reviewed preclinic
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:52
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MASON: Glantz strikes again, but good news on switching for COPD patients

The media picked up on a new anti-vaping paper from San Francisco last week, but advocates quickly pointed out that it’s junk science based on a complete failure to properly analyse the data. The paper, largely the work of Stan Glantz, failed to ask a si
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:06
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[New York] Ontario NY Rejects Bill that Would Have Raised the Tobacco Legal Age

Last week, legislators in Ontario County N.Y., rejected a proposed regulation that would have raised the legal minimum age to purchase tobacco products and alternatives, from 18 to 21.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 30, 2018 17:01
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Research letter: Possible hepatotoxicity of IQOS

Given the potential for synergistic hepatotoxicity with other medications (eg, acetaminophen), alcohol and herbal supplements, the public health community should focus intense scrutiny on possible liver injury in users of IQOS and other HTPs.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 23, 2018 21:58
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BARRINGTON-TRIMIS/LEVENTHAL: Adolescents’ Use of “Pod Mod” E-Cigarettes — Urgent Concerns

Juul had captured 49.6% of the e-cigarette market.2 There is reason to be concerned that adolescents’ use of pod mods is not a passing trend and could bring a host of adverse health consequences to the current generation of adolescents and young adults.
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Aug 23, 2018 00:25
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Israel bans Juul e-cigarettes citing 'grave' public health risk

A statement by Israel’s Health Ministry said the Juul device was banned because it contains nicotine at a concentration higher than 20 milligrams per millilitre and poses “a grave risk to public health.” Since launching in 2015, the flash drive-sized vap
Reuters
added Aug 22, 2018 18:11
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