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[Poland] Platform 1’s risk-reduction potential presented at GFN 2018

The 2018 Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) provided a great opportunity for PMI delegates to share the latest clinical results with a unique setup of journalists, scientists, policymakers and major representatives of the tobacco industry. The presented resul
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jul 12, 2018 16:16
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How FDA Concerns Have Made Altria An Undervalued Stock

A few days later, the administration stated it was considering policies to restrict the use of flavors, including menthol, strawberry, and chocolate... Consequently, after the negative stock reaction to these events, we feel the company’s stock is now und
Forbes
added Jul 12, 2018 15:04
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Vape start-up Juul raises $650m at $15bn valuation

Juul Labs, the San Francisco-based ecigarette company, has closed on the first $650m of a $1.25bn funding round, new regulatory filings show.  The equity fundraising, led by New York-based hedge fund and venture investor Tiger Global, values Juul at $15
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 10, 2018 18:39
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[California] LETTER: Unicorn Puke? That’s a vape flavor only a kid could love

I have three granddaughters, aged 2, 7 and 8. I am concerned about the tobacco industry’s use of flavors in their toxic products to lure kids into lifelong addiction. The tobacco industry doesn’t stop at the use of flavors, it also uses kid-friendly pac
Modesto (CA) Bee
added Jul 10, 2018 13:00
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Vaping Doesn’t Often Help Smokers Quit, New Study Finds ($$)

In a study published Monday in the journal PLOS One, researchers at Georgia State University found that U.S. adult smokers who didn’t use electronic vaping devices were more than twice as likely to quit as those who did.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 10, 2018 12:57
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Vaping Devices, Electronic Cigarettes Touted As Smoking Cessation Aids, But Some Data Suggests Otherwise

new research suggests that the devices haven’t helped many U.S. smokers quit. In a study published Monday in the journal PLOS One, researchers at Georgia State University found that U.S. adult smokers who didn’t use electronic vaping devices were more tha
Kaiser Health News
added Jul 10, 2018 12:55
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BOUCHER: Why THR rendez-vous

When Derek Yach launched the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, on September 2017, with a $80 million per year funding by [PMI], I was stunned by the immediate level and tone of the opposition... I have agreed to be employed by the Foundation for a Smoke-
THR Rendez-vous (Philippe Boucher blog)
added Jul 10, 2018 11:25
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Are electronic nicotine delivery systems helping cigarette smokers quit? Evidence from a prospective cohort study of U.S. adult smokers, 2015–2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

We found no evidence that ENDS use, within context of the 2015–2016 US regulatory and tobacco/vaping market landscape, helped adult smokers quit at rates higher than smokers who did not use these products. Absent any meaningful changes, ENDS use among ad
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 11, 2018 21:07
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E-cigarettes increase cardiovascular risk as much as cigarettes do

The usage of e-cigarettes containing nicotine has a significant impact on vascular functions claims new study. New research shows significant health risks of e-cigarettes with nicotine. The study revealed that smokers of e-cigarettes experienced the same
ScienceDaily
added Jul 11, 2018 13:40
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90 percent of e-cigarette users don't stop smoking cigarettes: Study

E-cigarettes are an ineffective tool for smoking cessation, according to new research that found 90 percent of people who used electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and traditional cigarettes were still smoking a year later. E-cigarettes are often
Washington Times
added Jul 11, 2018 13:40
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