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New Study Of E-Cigarette Users Finds Implementation Of FDA Deeming Rule Could Create A Black Market For Vaping Products And Drive Users Back To Tobacco

Center for Substance Use Research (CSUR) has identified the potential for serious adverse health effects to arise from recently implemented regulations governing e-cigarettes. These include the very high likelihood that current e-cigarette users will cont
PR Newswire
added Aug 15, 2016 19:30
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EDITORIAL: Paying Smokers to Quit / Does It Work? Should We Do It?∗

Although cessation medications and behavioral therapies improve success rates, recent research in behavioral economics suggests an interesting, simple approach: pay smokers to quit. This idea has been tested in a few studies.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
added Aug 15, 2016 19:17
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Medical costs and quality-adjusted life years associated with smoking: a systematic review [FREE FULL TEXT]

Current estimates of the lifetime medical care costs and the QALYs associated with smoking are dated and do not reflect the latest evidence on the health effects of smoking, nor the current costs and benefits of smoking cessation and prevention. Given the
BioMed Central (uk)
added Aug 15, 2016 19:08
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Philip Morris Wants FCA Cig Suit Unlit At DC Circ. ($$)

urged the D.C. Circuit on Monday to keep a would-be False Claims Act whistleblower's suit snuffed out, arguing his rehearing bid sees nonexistent differences between appellate findings on claims the military was overcharged for cigarettes. There is no di
Law360
added Aug 9, 2016 20:54
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South Australian smokers pay more than $50,000 a year in fines for cigarette crimes intended to cut smoking

More than $57,000 of fines were issued to smokers last financial year for lighting up in cars with kids, at playgrounds, in bus shelters, on train platforms and for throwing lit butts out of the car, latest police figures show. And since last month, smo
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 9, 2016 20:50
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[UK] Smokers pay more for cigarettes in Britain than anywhere else in Europe except Norway

Prices are sky-high in the UK due to taxes making up around £6.90 per pack Packs in Slovakia cost £2.61, Croatia £2.65, Romania £2.75 and Poland £2.86, research by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association found. And in Ukraine 20 cigarettes cost just 63p
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 9, 2016 16:41
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[South Carolina] Cigarette butts on the beach is the No. 1 litter problem in Charleston, officials say

A pilot project here aims to raise public awareness of the coast’s biggest litter problem: cigarette butts. The state received $5,000 for the Cigarette Litter Reduction Pilot Study: Folly Beach from the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation and National O
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Aug 9, 2016 16:13
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[Florida] New FDA rules target Tampa's cigar industry

Under the new regulations, each variety of cigars, as well as each size they are sold in, would have to be submitted to the FDA for approval to continue selling the products. Yanko Maceda, owner of Tabanero Cigars, expects submission fees to cost between
WTVT Fox13 (Tampa Bay, FL)
added Aug 9, 2016 15:40
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South Australian smokers pay more than $50,000 a year in fines for cigarette crimes intended to cut smoking

More than $57,000 of fines were issued to smokers last financial year for lighting up in cars with kids, at playgrounds, in bus shelters, on train platforms and for throwing lit butts out of the car, latest police figures show. And since last month, smo
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Aug 9, 2016 14:37
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[Afghanistan, Asia] Pakistan losing billions in revenues due to sale of smuggled cigarettes

Pakistan is losing billions of rupees in the annual excise revenue due to large scale and organised smuggling of internationally renowned brands into Pakistan via Afghanistan...brands like Benson & Hedges, Dunhill, Marlboro, Pine etc. are proliferating am
Daily Times (pk)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:27
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