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[Connecticut] Secondhand smoke exposure remains high among kids, adults in poverty

exposure remains especially high for children ages 3 to 11, African-Americans and those who live in poverty or rental housing, according to a recent report. Jessica Hollenbach, the director of asthma programs at the Connecticut Children's Medical Center,
Danbury (CT) News-Times
added Apr 27, 2015 09:03

SULLUM: Why Is The CDC Lying About E-Cigarettes?

opponents of vaping have escalated their prevarications by implying, in defiance of all scientific evidence, that there is no important difference between the two kinds of nicotine delivery devices.
added Apr 24, 2015 14:24

SIEGEL: CDC is Running a Dishonest Campaign Against E-Cigarettes Which is Re-Normalizing Smoking

almost the entire tobacco control movement has fallen for the CDC's lies and dishonesty about electronic cigarettes hook, line, and sinker. These groups are now helping to widely disseminate this inaccurate information to the public. I don't recall any pr
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Apr 23, 2015 13:14

CDC’s latest survey on teen “tobacco” use conflates vaping with smoking. But it’s not the same.

Another day, another fraud perpetrated by our “public health” leaders at the CDC. Their latest report, Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2014, was released to much hype yesterday, the main news hook was the spectacula
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Apr 23, 2015 12:59

SULLUM: Smoking and Vaping Keep Moving in Opposite Directions Among Teenagers

Part of the problem is that the CDC and the ALA, like the Food and Drug Administration, count e-cigarettes as "tobacco products," even though they contain no tobacco. These opponents of smoking also seem strangely oblivious to the lack of combustion. Yet
Reason Magazine
added Apr 23, 2015 12:56

E-cigarette use triples among middle and high school students in just one year

Hookah use doubles; no decline seen in overall tobacco use among middle or high school students
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Apr 23, 2015 12:55

[California] SATEL: Their Product Is Doubt--Deceptive Government Campaign Against Electronic Cigarettes

By warping the perception of risk, these agencies will surely create enough doubt about the very real benefits of e-cigarettes that smokers will simply say to themselves, “Why switch?” And keep inhaling dangerous smoke. If there were such a thing as publi
added Apr 23, 2015 12:50

Increase in e-cigarette use, decrease in smoking, is encouraging, expert says

"There is evidence that e-cigarettes in general are dramatically less dangerous to health than cigarettes and no doubt that cigarettes are a major cause of premature death and disability," he said.
Medical Xpress (
added Apr 23, 2015 10:35

EDITORIAL: Vapor trail: Rising teen use of e-cigarettes is a perilous trend

2 million high school students, or 13.4 percent, said they used e-cigarettes last year... Although the Food and Drug Administration regulates cigarettes, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless tobacco, it has no authority over e-cigarettes. It may issue a r
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Apr 22, 2015 19:04

GLANTZ: When Mitch Zeller speaks at the SFATA meeting he should suggest they stop misrepresenting the CDC TIPS campaign on ecigs

Mitch Zeller will be a featured speaker at the Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association meeting in May. While I suppose that he is doing this as part of the FDA's policy of "engaging stakeholders," he and the FDA should reconsider his participation,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 21, 2015 16:03
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