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Most doctors recommend FDA-approved drugs before E-cigs

colleagues presented the results of primary care physicians and pulmonary medicine specialists in response to a clinical vignette describing a patient with asthma and ongoing combustible cigarette use who inquired about use of electronic cigarettes as a c
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 12, 2017 23:36
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[Canada] National Non-Smoking Week: January 15-21, 2017

Weedless Wednesday: January 18th, 2017 This year's theme is: Tobacco Free for Life... Choose Now!
National Non-Smoking Week (Canadian Council for Tobacco Control) (ca)
added Jan 12, 2017 22:05
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CDC Launches Latest 'Tips from Former Smokers' Anti-Smoking Campaign

The Tips From Former Smokers campaign is back for the sixth year and will run for at least 20 weeks. It features 15- and 30-second ads on cable and network television and online, as well as print ads. Additional television, radio, and billboard ads will
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 9, 2017 17:28
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[UK, USA] E-cigarettes a ‘major public health concern’ in U.S.

Experts in Britain, however, questioned the United States’ take on e-cigarettes as a threat. “The position in the U.K. is very different,” said Kevin Fenton, national director of health and wellbeing at Public Health England.
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Dec 18, 2016 19:12
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Perspective: Lessons Learned from the First Review of Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

we denied Swedish Match ...the scientific evidence was not sufficient to demonstrate that consumers would understand the modified risk information proposed by the applicant in the context of total health, particularly when this information is provided in
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 16, 2016 21:29
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Who Wins if California Voters Tax E-Cigarettes?

But taxes will not affect just big tobacco companies. A number of small vape shops have closed since Pennsylvania’s new 40 percent tax on the wholesale price of e-cigarettes, also called vape pens, went into effect on Oct. 1. At Vegas Vapes in Bryn Mawr
New York Times
added Nov 6, 2016 23:32
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Understanding the role of genes in smoking addiction, nicotine withdrawal

While there isn't one explanation for why it is so difficult to quit smoking or why some people are successful and others are not, understanding genetics may be one piece of the puzzle, Gould said. "I realized in addition to studying the effects of nicot
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 18, 2016 19:03
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Colin Farrell can't kick smoking habit for good

The Total Recall star has admitted it didn't take him long to get hooked again and he was surprised it only took a few hit to get him puffing. "I thought I'd just have the odd cigarette like everyone and I thought I'd heard so many people say that and s
TV3 (ie)
added Oct 14, 2016 20:06
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MEYER: Government Puts Tobacco Interests Above A Billion Lives

the film’s director Aaron Biebert exposes the special interests that will stop at nothing to ban the best hope for smokers who want to quit their deadly habit. Jared Meyer: Earlier this year, the Food and Drug Administration finalized rules that it estim
Forbes
added Oct 3, 2016 15:51
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Educated people more likely to use e-cigs, Georgia State study finds

surveyed 1,200 smokers who either smoked cigarettes, used electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) , or both, in hopes of finding any discrepancies on how it may affect an individual’s intent to quit...Dr. Michael Eriksen, who helped put the study toge
Georgia State University Signal
added Sep 23, 2016 16:50
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