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[Pennsylvania] Tax angers smokers, may force vape shops to close

The state Legislature's attempt to balance the budget with a tax increase on tobacco-related products predictably has many business owners and smokers fuming. “It will definitely impact the amount of business being done,” David Roth, owner of Tobacco Al
Somerset (PA) Daily American
added Aug 1, 2016 00:53
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GLANTZ: Accumulating evidence suggests e-cigs 1/3 to 1/2 as bad as cigs (maybe higher)

the evidence that e-cigarettes substantially increase heart and lung disease keeps piling up....heart and vascular disease (including stroke) and non-cancer lung disease account for over 70% of smoking-caused deaths. In addition, unlike cancer, where the
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 10, 2016 15:35
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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2015

Among the 10.8% of students nationwide who currently smoked cigarettes, 45.4% had tried to quit ... Nationwide, 18.5% of students reported current cigarette, cigar, or smokeless tobacco use (Table 43). The prevalence of current cigarette, cigar, or smoke
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:16
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AUDIO: Tobacco: Control or Eradicate? – Podcast with David Sweanor and Bill Savedoff

does switching our focus to harm reduction mean letting go of the “endgame”—a completely tobacco-free future? That’s the question that Sweanor and Savedoff tackle in this week’s podcast. In the clip below, Sweanor argues that nicotine itself is not part
Center for Global Development (CGD)
added Jun 4, 2016 01:29
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Sullum: The FDA's deadly E-cigarette regulations

Old-fashioned cigarettes, meanwhile, face no such barriers. In the name of public health, the FDA is protecting the deadliest nicotine delivery system from competition with one of the safest.
Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added May 25, 2016 23:38
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Grandfather Date Takes Center Stage in ‘Deeming’ Regs

The issue is far from settled: A similar amendment was nixed last year, and Zeller said the FDA and the Obama administration oppose any legislation that would change the grandfather date. Here’s how the issue might play out:
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 7, 2016 18:25
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[Canada] The war on nicotine: Why we shouldn’t be so quick to ban vaping

David Sweanor...thinks that policies on vaping need to be based on a solid understanding of science and a recognition of individual rights....policies should be seen in a broader public health context of innovative alternative nicotine delivery systems pl
uOttawaInfo (University of Ottawa) (ca)
added Apr 7, 2016 18:06
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PROPOSED WEST VIRGINIA TOBACCO TAX NOW IN LEGISLATURE

Kessler, D-Marshall, has introduced SB 420, a bill that would increase the tax on other tobacco products, as well as ad a 45 cent tax on cigarettes and a 7.5 cent per milliliter tax on e-cigarette liquid.
HalfWheel
added Feb 20, 2016 16:18
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[Texas] Proposed federal regulations may mean the end for vape smoke shops

Blankenship owns Lucky Ruckus Vape Shop in Lubbock and Amarillo, where he sells several electronic vapor products. But those products might end up being the reason he’ll have to go out of business if the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has its way.
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Feb 3, 2016 00:59
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[Asia-pacific] Thailand plans to ban products that promote nicotine use

E-cigarettes are banned in Thailand but its Parlia­ment will table a new law seeking to prohibit all products that promote nicotine use, said a Thai official. A member of the Thai Health Professional Alliance against Tobacco (ThPAT) Dr Suthat Rungruang­h
The Star (my)
added Dec 8, 2015 21:44
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