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GREENHUT/BAHR: Republicans Should Snuff Out Deadly Tobacco Rules

Instead of treating e-cigarettes like real ones, the FDA should have passed rules that accounted for their potentially life-saving effects. They didn’t, so now it’s time for Congress and the new president to step in. If they are looking for an example of
InsideSources
added Dec 12, 2016 06:25
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What the Surgeon General’s E-Cigarette Warning Means for the Red-Hot Vaping Industry

Industry representatives have argued that the increased regulation around e-cigarettes will raise manufacturers’ costs and put smaller companies in the industry out of business. The Surgeon General’s new warning isn’t likely to help, either. Still, Re
Fortune Magazine
added Dec 11, 2016 07:59
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[Europe, UK] Vaping products under new classification in Belgium

the European Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) – but with a very important change in the classification of vaping products in Belgium. From 17th January 2017, when the law comes into force, e-cigarettes and e-liquids containing nicotine will be considered
ECigIntelligence (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 15:51
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Surgeon General: Youth e-Cig Use 'Major Public Health Concern'

Murthy, MD, said that while more research into the health impact of e-cigarettes is needed, it is already known that nicotine exposure can harm the developing adolescent brain. "The message from the report is clear. Nicotine-containing products, including
MedPage Today
added Dec 9, 2016 14:09
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SULLUM: Surgeon General Launches E-Cigarette Scare Campaign That Will Harm Public Health

Murthy recommends policies, such as higher taxes, vaping bans, limits on advertising, and possibly flavor restrictions, that will undermine public health by making e-cigarettes less appealing to people who currently get their nicotine from conventional ci
Reason Magazine
added Dec 9, 2016 13:15
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U.S. Surgeon General Calls for Crackdown on E-Cig Use in Teens

"This represents a staggering development in a relatively short period of time. It also threatens 50 years of hard-fought progress we have made curbing tobacco use, and it places a whole new generation at risk for addiction to nicotine," he added. This
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 9, 2016 03:34
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E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General: Fact Sheet (PDF)

This Surgeon General’s report comprehensively reviews the public health issue of e-cigarettes and their impact on U.S. youth and young adults. Studies highlighted in the report cover young adolescents (11-14 years of age); adolescents (15-17 years of age
SurgeonGeneral.gov
added Dec 8, 2016 15:25
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The Tobacco 21 Movement and Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Use Among Youth

As more states and localities enact Tobacco 21 laws, it is important to consider how such policies, initially designed to decrease combustible cigarette and other tobacco use, will interact with ENDS use patterns among youth.
Pediatrics
added Dec 9, 2016 13:09
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Philip Morris seeks U.S. approval to market alternative cigarette

"We are encouraged by the timeliness of PM's first FDA application submission...We continue to believe iQOS is a positive catalyst for both Philip Morris & Altria providing a unique competitive advantage," Wells Fargo analyst Bonnie Herzog wrote in a not
Reuters
added Dec 8, 2016 02:24
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Altria’s Statement on Philip Morris International’s MRTP Application Submission with the FDA

FDA will now determine whether to accept the application for substantive review. Upon regulatory authorization by the FDA, Altria’s companies have an exclusive license to sell this heated tobacco product in the United States.
Business Wire
added Dec 8, 2016 02:16
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