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E-Cigs Like JUUL Are ‘Undermining’ Efforts to Keep Kids Away From Tobacco, Senators Say

A cohort of 11 lawmakers, led by Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin, on Wednesday sent letters to both JUUL CEO Kevin Burns and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb regarding the youth appeal of the company’s vaping devices, which resemb
Fortune Magazine
added Apr 19, 2018 18:47
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FDA Head Vows to Keep E-Cigs Away from Kids ... or Else

"We're going to have to step in ... We can't just addict a whole generation of young people on nicotine with e-cigarettes and consider that a public health advance," Gottlieb said Tuesday to a subcommittee of the House Committee on Appropriations. "We'll
MedPage Today
added Apr 19, 2018 16:37
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Leading Health and Medical Groups Urge Immediate FDA Action to Address Rising Youth Use of Juul E-Cigarettes

Six leading public health and medical organizations today urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take strong and immediate action to address the dramatic rise in teen use of Juul electronic cigarettes, which has been widely reported by media and e
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:36
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Leading Health and Medical Groups Urge Immediate FDA Action to Address Rising Youth Use of Juul E-Cigarettes

Extensive media reports and educators have documented the skyrocketing popularity of Juul among middle and high school students across the U.S., as well as on college campuses. Educators report widespread use of Juul in school bathrooms, hallways and eve
American Lung Association
added Apr 19, 2018 16:36
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Health Groups, Lawmakers Sound Alarm on JUUL E-Cigarettes

On Wednesday, six leading public health and medical organizations including the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Lung Association, and the American Heart Association sent a letter to the FDA urging the agency to take action against JUUL. Als
MedPage Today
added Apr 19, 2018 16:34
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Experimental tobacco marketplace: substitutability of e-cigarette liquid for cigarettes as a function of nicotine strength

found that e-liquid substitutability increased with nicotine strength, at least up to 24 mg/mL e-liquid. However, the effects of e-liquid nicotine strength on cigarette purchasing were marginal and total nicotine purchased increased as e-liquid nicotine s
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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‘We’re Losing a Battle’: More Teens Are Vaping, Despite Surgeon General’s Warning That E-Cigarettes Are a ‘Major Public Health Concern’

Some schools are banning flash drives and Juuls to avoid confusion, and educating parents and staff about the devices. Many e-cigarette companies, including Juul, say their products are designed to provide a safer alternative to smoking for older adults
The 74
added Apr 19, 2018 03:15
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Many Teens Don't Know Juul Contains Addictive Nicotine

The new study found that 25 percent of survey respondents aged 15 to 24 recognized a Juul e-cigarette device when shown a photo of the product. Among those who recognized it, 23 percent said use of the product is called "Juuling," suggesting the product
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2018 03:12
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JUUL E-cigarettes Gain Popularity Among Youth, But Awareness of Nicotine Presence Remains Low

New Study from Truth Initiative® Raises Concerns over Lack of Education and Regulation of Popular E-cigarette/Vaping Devices
PR Newswire
added Apr 18, 2018 13:35
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All Eyes On iQOS' Performance In Philip Morris' First Quarter Earnings

Philip Morris is set to release its first quarter earnings on April 19, wherein revenue growth of over 15% is expected, as compared to the corresponding quarter of the previous year, while earnings are slated to decline a little over 8% to $0.90 per shar
Forbes
added Apr 18, 2018 13:29
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