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E-cigarette maker Juul targeted teens with false claims of safety, lawsuit says

Juul Labs has claimed its product is for adult smokers only, but several lawsuits contradict that mission. The filings allege the start-up deceptively marketed the Juul as safe and targeted youth from the get-go. Juul Labs spokeswoman Victoria Davis told
Washington Post
added Jul 30, 2018 21:38
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[UK] Over half of vaping teenagers have never smoked a real cigarette and think e-cigs are a safe option, finds study

The study by researchers at Coventry University suggests youngsters who might never have smoked are becoming addicted to nicotine through e-cigarettes instead. Researchers found many young teens had no idea the devices contained nicotine and that they c
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 30, 2018 21:36
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[UK] Arrival of ‘Apple of vaping’ raises fears a generation will be hooked

It is described as the Apple of vaping thanks to its market domination and smart design. Now the American phenomenon Juul has arrived in Britain, prompting a row between those who say its e-cigarettes will leave teenagers addicted to nicotine and those w
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 30, 2018 21:36
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E-cigarettes and tobacco product use linked to increased risk of oral cancer

Tobacco use remains a leading cause of oral cancer but the tobacco landscape is evolving with increasing use of non-cigarette tobacco products and dual-use of multiple product types. Chaffee and co-author Neal Benowitz, also from the University of Califo
EurekAlert
added Jul 29, 2018 22:51
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E-cigarettes, tobacco linked to higher risk of oral cancer

the vast majority of non-cigarette tobacco users are exposed to carcinogen levels comparable to or exceeding exposure among exclusive cigarette smokers, levels that are likely to place users at substantial risk. The full findings are present in the journ
New Kerala.com (in)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:46
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[USA] Stop 'super-cool' e-cigarette from taking off among kids, UK told

Anti-tobacco campaigners are calling for the UK government to act to prevent a new kind of e-cigarette with a super-cool image from taking off among children, as it has done already in America. In the United States, where Juul has been accused of luring
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 28, 2018 16:49
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Health Groups Call on FDA to Speed Up Regulation of E-Cig, Cigars

Close to a dozen major health groups are lending support to a lawsuit charging the FDA with harming the health of children, teens, and young adults by delaying regulation of non-cigarette tobacco products. The lawsuit, filed in March by the American Aca
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2018 03:33
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Tobacco Regulation Advocates Get Support from Medical Professional Organizations in Court Filing

The American Thoracic Society led 10 medical professional organizations in filing an amicus brief last week regarding the FDA’s failure to apply pre-market review to new tobacco products. The brief was submitted in support of the American Academy of Ped
Newswise
added Jul 28, 2018 03:18
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Re: Docket No. FDA-2018-N-0529, Draft Concept Paper: Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products After Implementation of a Food and Drug Administration Product Standard (PDF)

The undersigned organizations agree with the conclusion reached by the National Research Council and the Institute of Medicine in their 2015 report that “the limited evidence now available suggests that if conventional cigarettes are modified by regulatio
American Family Physician
added Jul 27, 2018 21:45
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BAT to launch heated tobacco in U.S., shares jump

said it would test launch its Eclipse tobacco heating product in the United States within the next 12 months, giving it a head start in a highly competitive market...Its shares rose more than 5 percent as BAT...reported better-than-expected first-half pro
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2018 21:45
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