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SIEGEL: First Major Action of Foundation for a "Smoke-Free World" Shows that It is Largely a Scam

Sometimes, what you don’t say is more important than what you do say. That is certainly the case here. The Foundation says nothing about the most effective interventions to reduce smoking, while focusing almost exclusively on areas that have little to no
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:08
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A new form of nicotine retailers: a systematic review of the sales and marketing practices of vape shops

Vape shops have potential to promote e-cigarettes for smoking cessation but also sometimes provide inaccurate information and mislabelled products. Given their spatial patterning, vape shops may perpetuate inequities in tobacco use. The growing literature
Tobacco Control
added Dec 8, 2017 17:56
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FDA Ties E-Cigs to Nicotine Replacement Therapies

While not saying directly that it is considering e-cigarettes be deemed an NRT, officials did say that the review process will involve input from multiple stakeholders, including researchers, people from the medical field, tobacco manufacturers and profe
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:27
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The Clock is Delayed but Still Ticking for E-Cigarettes

Tucked away in the Fiscal Year 2018 House of Representatives Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill is Section 753, also called the Cole-Bishop provision, which would change the predicate date for newly deemed tobacc
Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW)
added Dec 8, 2017 09:55
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[Italy] Italian study: No health concerns observed in medium term e-cig users

A study by renowned tobacco harm reduction expert Prof. Riccardo Polosa and his team, indicated that there are no health concerns associated with medium term use of e-cigarettes in non-smokers.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Dec 5, 2017 17:05
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How to Invest in E-Cigarettes

After the original popularity of e-cigs, vapor devices suddenly gained traction and prepared to overwhelm the market. Lorillard was so worried about vaping devices that it wanted the FDA to ban them. But it may be the latest technological innovation that
Motley Fool
added Dec 4, 2017 15:59
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Electronic nicotine delivery systems and/or electronic non-nicotine delivery systems for tobacco smoking cessation or reduction: a systematic review and meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is very limited evidence regarding the impact of ENDS or ENNDS on tobacco smoking cessation, reduction or adverse effects: data from RCTs are of low certainty and observational studies of very low certainty....This review underlines the need to cond
Addiction
added Jan 11, 2018 18:42
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GLANTZ: IQOS emissions create risks of immunosuppression and pulmonary toxicity, so FDA should not accept PMI reduced risk claim

My colleagues at the UCSF TCORS just submitted this public comment to the FDA and PMI's application to market IQOS as a modified (less) risk tobacco product.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 5, 2017 17:50
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[North Carolina] FDA creates committee to focus on smoking-cessation prodcuts

creating a nicotine steering committee to “re-evaluate and modernize” its regulatory approach. The committee is the latest symbol of how the agency plans to regulate innovative nicotine and tobacco products in terms of a continuum of usage risk.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 4, 2017 15:45
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FDA Wants New Nicotine Replacement Products

Gottlieb, MD, and two other agency officials announced the formation of a Nicotine Steering Committee charged with "re-evaluating and modernizing" FDA's approach to NRTs. The post noted that a primary focus of the committee will be existing nicotine deliv
MedPage Today
added Dec 1, 2017 16:47
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