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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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The Hip Hop peer crowd: An opportunity for intervention to reduce tobacco use among at-risk youth [FREE FULL TEXT]

Alternative youth were most at risk of cigarette smoking, followed by Hip Hop. Specifically, Hip Hop youth were significantly less likely to be Non-susceptible Non-triers than Popular, Mainstream, and Country youth, and more likely to be Experimenters th
Addictive Behaviors
added Mar 9, 2018 19:55
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This E-Cig Recall Comes at a Bad Time for British American Tobacco

R.J. Reynolds Vapor, a division of British American Tobacco's (NYSEMKT: BTI) Reynolds American subsidiary, recently issued a total recall of its Vibe electronic cigarettes, one of the models of its leading vapor brand Vuse. While there were no injuries
Motley Fool
added Apr 25, 2018 17:31
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[North Carolina] Juul Labs agrees to support age-21 restrictions for buying its e-cigs

Juul Labs Inc. needed less than a day to agree to take significant steps to address federal and state regulatory concerns...Officials with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools have said they are aware of students using Juul — which is in the shape of a p
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 25, 2018 16:08
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JUUL Labs Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Combat Underage Use

JUUL Labs today announced it will take additional decisive action by actively supporting state and federal initiatives to raise the minimum age to 21+ to purchase tobacco products as part of an initial investment of $30 million over the next three years d
PR Newswire
added Apr 25, 2018 15:44
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UPDATE 2-BAT boosts vaping investment again as competition heats up

is raising its investment in new vaping devices again, as Big Tobacco reacts to new competitors such as fast-growing U.S. group Juul. Cigarette sales are declining, as more people curb the deadly habit due to rising taxes and a proliferation of alternat
Reuters
added Apr 25, 2018 14:18
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[UK] E-cigarettes in danger of becoming 'lifestyle choice' before safety is proven, warns health prof

E-cigarettes are being marketed as ‘edgy lifestyle devices’ which could encourage people to use them for too long, the deputy chief executive of the NHS health watchdog has warned. Speaking at the Science and Technology committee, Professor Gillian Leng
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:17
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Warning Letters Issued to Retailers for Selling JUUL to Minors

These 40 retailers received warning letters from the FDA Center for Tobacco Products for selling e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors. FDA issued these warning letters (PDF) in April 2018 as part of a concerted effort to ensure youth are
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 25, 2018 14:17
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Potentially reduced-risk products

It is widely acknowledged that most of the harm associated with conventional cigarettes is caused by the toxicants in the smoke produced by the burning of tobacco. Since 2012, we have invested approximately US$2.5 billion in the development and commerci
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Apr 25, 2018 10:15
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British American Tobacco p.l.c. Annual General Meeting statement

“The Group’s wide range of potentially less harmful products which provide the enjoyment of smoking without burning tobacco, means that your Company is ideally positioned to further shape the future of the business during a period of profound change whic
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Apr 25, 2018 10:07
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