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[UK] E-cigarette ad banned for "Love your lungs" strapline

Leolites" "Love Your Lungs" advert has been banned by the ASA An advert for an e-cigarette that encouraged consumer to "Love your lungs" has been banned by advertising watchdogs on the basis that it implied a health benefit from using the product.
The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 19, 2014 21:50
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[UK] ASA Adjudication on E&L Distribution Ltd

We told Leolites to ensure that they did not use the claim "Love Your Lungs" or make any claims that implied their products were not harmful or were beneficial to the health of users' lungs in future ads, unless they held robust evidence to substantiate t
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Aug 13, 2014 10:25
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[Europe, UK, USA] Restrict or Ban E-Cigarettes, Lung Societies Say

The American Thoracic Society and American College of Chest Physicians joined their counterpart organizations in the Forum of International Respiratory Societies in a position statement taking a skeptical view of the battery-powered nicotine vaporizing d
MedPage Today
added Aug 12, 2014 09:28
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[USA] Prison tobacco control policies and deaths from smoking in United States prisons: population based retrospective analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

These findings suggest that smoking bans have health benefits for people in prison, despite the limits they impose on individual autonomy and the risks of relapse after release.
British Medical Journal
added Aug 6, 2014 07:51
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Surprise: Marijuana Deposits More Tar Into Lungs than Tobacco

THC has been approved by the FDA as a drug, but what most people do not know is that smoking this drug can actually be more harmful than tobacco. According to the American Lung Association, “…when equal amounts of marijuana and tobacco are smoked, mariju
NEWS92FM (Houston, TX)
added Aug 5, 2014 23:45
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E Cigarette Registry Launched by Bernstein Liebhard LLP to Track Adverse Events Potentially Associated with Electronic Cigarettes

The Firm invites visitors to ecigregistry.com to report serious health issues they suspect were caused by exposure to E Cigarettes, including hospitalizations for: * Nicotine poisoning * Pneumonia * Heart attack * Stroke * Atrial fibrillation * Cong
PR Newswire
added Aug 5, 2014 16:32
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Patented Micronutrient Formulation Tested with NASA and Department of Defense, Licensed to E-Cigarette Industry

Palm Beach Vapors is announcing today that is has entered into an alliance with The Lung Shield Group, an exclusive license holder for Premier MicroNutrient Corporation (PMC)....will contain a micronutrient complex shown in studies to have a protective ef
Business Wire
added Aug 5, 2014 13:09
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Smoking Kills (Your Organs): 6 Major Organs Damaged By Cigarette Smoke

Coughing up heaping globs of mucous isn’t even the half of it. Neither is losing all sense of stamina, or coming home to a stale-smelling house with yellowed walls and furniture. No, the biggest consequences of smoking are, by and large, ones you will ne
Medical Daily
added Aug 1, 2014 15:04
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[Australia] Actor Stuart Wagstaff in hospital with pulmonary fibrosis

ACTING legend Stuart Wagstaff — who became the face of Benson and Hedges cigarettes on TV for decades — is in a Sydney hospital with a lung disease. Wagstaff, 89, is in Castlecrag Private Hospital with pulmonary fibrosis.
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:20
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[Spain] Neumólogos: el caso de neumonía por cigarrillo electrónico no será el último [Pulmonologists: The case of pneumonia electronic cigarette will not be the last]

Doctors at the University Hospital of A Coruña (Chuac) have diagnosed the second case in the world and first in Spain in lipoid pneumonia caused by the consumption of these devices, which demonstrates "a possible link between the two," as said Jimenez, t
LaVanguardia.com (es)
added Jul 31, 2014 09:17
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