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Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2015

What are the implications for public health practice? Use of emerging tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, is on the rise among middle and high school students; therefore, it is critical that comprehensive tobacco control and prevention strategies f
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Apr 14, 2016 17:31
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SUBCOMMITTEE PASSES APPROPRIATIONS BILL WITH FDA CIGAR EXEMPTION (UPDATE)

Wednesday afternoon, the bill passed via a voice vote meaning it now heads to the larger House Appropriations Committee where the finalized bill will be crafted. When a vote on the larger bill will take place remains unknown as House Speaker Paul Ryan,
HalfWheel
added Apr 14, 2016 15:55
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House Appropriations Bill Helps Tobacco Companies Target Kids by Exempting Many Cigars from FDA Oversight – And Would Hold Critical Tobacco Regulations Hostage

We urge rejection of this shameful provision, which is included in the House appropriations bill that funds the Department of Agriculture, FDA and other agencies. There is absolutely no public health reason for this provision. America’s kids will pay the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 14, 2016 15:09
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[Cuba] Head of Cigar Rights of America Talks FDA Cigar Regulations

LOOPE: between cost-benefit analysis, the Cuba question, the potential for litigation on certain questions within the deeming rule, it's all had an impact on slowing down the process...if the president doesn't issue new regulations by May 17, a Congressio
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 14, 2016 01:05
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30 Health Groups Urge President Obama to End Delays and Issue Overdue Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Expressing alarm about repeated delays that have endangered the health of children, 30 leading public health and medical groups today urged President Barack Obama to promptly issue a final rule providing for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:27
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[California] PRAGER: Cigars and the little joys of life

Among these little joys in my life is smoking a cigar (and a pipe). Every day that I am home (except Shabbat)... For those of us who love life’s little joys and who aren’t taken in by hysteria, cigars are one of life’s great pleasures. I have happily pas
The Jewish Journal
added Apr 13, 2016 22:36
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Provision In Spending Bill Would Halt FDA Cigar Regulation

The appropriations subcommittee that oversees the Food and Drug Administration's budget is conducting a markup meeting later today to finalize its fiscal year 2017 budget, and the spending bill contains language that protects premium cigars from FDA regu
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 13, 2016 22:27
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Appropriations Subcommittee Moves To Protect Premium Cigars

Craig Cass, President of IPCPR and owner of Tinder Box Cigars in Charlotte, NC, stated “This is an important first step in protecting small businesses throughout the United States from onerous FDA regulation that would cost jobs in our communities. Premi
The Cigar Authority
added Apr 13, 2016 15:54
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[Florida] Tampa cigar business tied to which way FDA rolls on regulations

J.C. Newman Cigar Co., Tampa sole remaining cigar maker, said it might have to close if the FDA rules are restrictive.
Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
added Apr 13, 2016 15:53
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PREMIUM CIGAR EXEMPTION FROM FDA INCLUDED IN PROPOSED APPROPRIATIONS BILL

Included in it is language that would exempt premium cigars from regulation by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). That language will then head to the larger House Appropriations Committee where the finalized bill will be crafted. When a vote on t
HalfWheel
added Apr 13, 2016 15:53
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