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[Massachusetts] Maura Healey fires up e-cigs battle

Attorney General Maura Healey is going after the e-cigarette industry for reviving tactics from Big Tobacco’s marketing playbook to hook kids on the products and make them lifetime customers. “This is about getting kids to start vaping,” Healey told rep
Boston (MA) Herald
added Jul 25, 2018 23:07
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[Asia, India] Now, more city youth hooked to e-cigarettes despite doctors’ warning

The youth of Vijayawada have taken to electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or e-cigs), which puts them at a risk of getting addicted to yet another form of nicotine-intake. The trend of ‘vaping’, inhaling and exhaling the smoke produced by e-cigs, is beco
New Indian Express (in)
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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Heat-not-burn tobacco product use in Japan: its prevalence, predictors and perceived symptoms from exposure to secondhand heat-not-burn tobacco aerosol [FREE FULL TEXT]

A popular TV programme triggered IQOS diffusion in Japan. Extrapolating from survey results to the general population, around 3.1 million people currently use IQOS in Japan. Tobacco control organisations and governments should closely monitor HNB tobacco
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 17:18
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Editorial: A think tank of JT, by JT and for JT [FREE FULL TEXT]

this continues to the present day in Japan. The influence of tobacco industry money on science and policy is insidious and has never been proven to be beneficial to public health. Ignoring the past will only condemn us to repeating our mistakes, at the co
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 17:13
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[North Carolina] Juul continues to expand market share gap with Vuse

Juul’s market share increased from 68 percent to 70.5 percent in the four-week period that ended July 14. Meanwhile, Vuse’s market share dropped from 11.5 percent to 10.8 percent even as it lowered some product pricing to drive sales. Juul, made by Juu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 26, 2018 01:09
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More Action on e-Cigarettes Needed, AACR Tells Lawmakers

American Association for Cancer Research...is pushing for faster and stronger action....persons younger than 18 years are prohibited from buying e-cigarettes, but an FDA crackdown on retailers earlier this year found multiple violations, especially in sal
Medical Tribune
added Jul 25, 2018 22:58
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[California, New York] Juul users sue the e-cigarette maker for causing a 'youth addiction crisis'

Three lawsuits have been filed against against Juul Labs, involving plaintiffs as young as 15. [FDA] has been investigating Juul... The filing...purports that the e-cigarettes are uniquely designed and marketed to deliver exceptionally high doses of ni
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 25, 2018 22:58
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[Massachusetts] AG Healey Announces Investigation into JUUL, Other Online E-Cigarette Retailers Over Marketing and Sale to Minors

Office Sends Cease and Desist Orders to Three Websites that Sell JUUL-Compatible Products with Inadequate Age Verification Systems; Raises Concerns over JUUL’s School Programming
Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
added Jul 25, 2018 01:21
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[Massachusetts] $15 billion vaping company is under investigation for targeting minors

During a livestreamed press conference on Tuesday, Attorney General Maura Healey said Juul's products have become a hit among middle and high school students. The company offers its nicotine cartridges -- which contain as much nicotine as a pack of cigar
CNN
added Jul 25, 2018 01:16
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Massachusetts to probe e-cigarette maker Juul over sales to minors

is investigating e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc and two online retailers to determine whether they violated state law by failing to prevent minors from buying their products, the state’s attorney general said on Tuesday.
Reuters
added Jul 24, 2018 22:49
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