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BLISS: FDA should act on potential reduced risk tobacco products

Philip Morris International has produced an impressive amount of data on IQOS. As a physician, I support a careful review of that data by the FDA so that I can confidently recommend these products should they be allowed to come to market, a point I empha
The Hill
added Jan 11, 2018 01:20
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Intriguing Research into Pathways to Limit Nicotine, Quit Cigarette Use

Lexaria's patented delivery method could give the estimated 69 percent of U.S. adult smokers who say they want to quit a new way to do just that. Utilizing Lexaria's DehydraTECH™ technology to formulate edible products containing nicotine and/or its analo
PR Newswire
added Jan 11, 2018 01:02
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Drugs, gums or patches won't increase your chances of quitting

Using prescription drugs or over-the-counter products like gums, mints or patches won't increase your chances of quitting smoking a year later, according to a new study. The US researchers followed two groups of people 2002/03 and 2010/11 and found at t
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 10, 2018 23:56
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A Smoke-Free World Is Possible. Or Is It Really? "Not all smokers want to quit," some say.

"There is an urgent need to accelerate progress [on initiatives to] end this public health crisis," said Derek Yach, the founder of the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World. He shared the foundation's vision for a smoke-free world with HuffPost.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 10, 2018 19:09
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[Canada] Contest aims to help young adults quit smoking

The “wouldurather...” contest encourages young adults to either quit or reduce their smoking habit...This year there are more than $10,000 in cash prizes to be won by young adults in Ontario who join the six-week contest. “In Hastings Prince Edward, appr
Belleville (Ont) Intelligencer (ca)
added Jan 9, 2018 22:51
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Risk of coronary heart disease among smokeless tobacco users: results of systematic review and meta-analysis of global data

A significant positive association was detected between SLT use and risk of fatal CHD, especially for European users and those consuming snus/ snuff. In view of the positive association even after strict adjustment for smoking, these results underscore t
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 9, 2018 22:19
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[Asia, Mid-east] Vaping remains off the table in UAE for New Year resolutions

Yet in the UAE there’s one form of help that’s off the table, despite its reputation as the most effective of all: e-cigarettes. By giving a nicotine hit without the lethal chemicals created by real smoking, these battery-operated devices are now front
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 8, 2018 16:03
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[UK] Vaping vouchers from Hampshire’s Quit4Life service

Portsmouth News (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:25
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[UK] Could 'safer' new smoking device that heats up tobacco instead of burning it replace traditional cigarettes?

In a campaign launched last week, Marlboro maker Philip Morris promised to stop selling cigarettes in the UK, instead urging smokers to use IQOS. The cost to smokers would be more or less the same. But the Independent Committee on Toxicology suggested i
The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:21
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[UK] 10,000 smokers quit in Brighton and Hove in four years

And with smoking blamed for hundreds of deaths a year locally and even more hospital admissions, people who still smoke are being encouraged to quit. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Made a new year resolution to give up smoking? There’s lots of su
Brighton and Hove News (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:17
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