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[California] Board of Trustees considers smoking ban

On Feb. 22, the Board of Trustees will hear first reading of a proposed policy to ban all smoking at City College. The ban would include cigarettes, cigars, marijuana and vaping, and remove the existing designated smoking areas. If adopted, the policy w
The Guardsman (City College of San Francisco)
added Feb 22, 2018 16:38
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Don't make a case for vaping

Do we need to study the habit for a few decades just to simply produce concrete evidence that chronic vaping causes irreparable harm, when there are so many precedents that show addiction and chronic abuse are almost always detrimental to health?
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 21, 2018 23:28
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[UK] Vaping at the wheel could cost you your licence: Police warn motorists e-cigarettes could be illegal under law meant to ban mobile phones

Police have warned drivers that vaping at the wheel could cost them their license. Although vaping while driving is not illegal, it is up to the discretion of police officers to determine what they deem a potentially dangerous and distracting handheld el
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 20:57
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Vaping increases susceptibility to pneumococcal infection

Researchers found evidence that e-cigarette vapor increases a receptor that pneumococci use to adhere to cells that line the airways.... “Pneumococcal bacteria can exist in our airways without causing illness. However, in some cases, they can invade the l
Healio.com
added Feb 21, 2018 20:06
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[UK] ‘Huge reduction’ in smoking at Ipswich and Colchester hospital sites thanks to vaping areas

In March last year, to mark National No Smoking Day, Ipswich and Colchester upped the ante and replaced smoking shelters with dedicated outdoor vaping areas. Fresh signs were put up around the sites to spread the message, and staff became more active in
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:18
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American Cancer Society Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes

Some smokers, despite firm clinician advice, will not attempt to quit smoking cigarettes and will not use FDA approved cessation mediations. These individuals should be encouraged to switch to the least harmful form of tobacco product possible; switching
American Cancer Society
added Feb 21, 2018 01:05
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E-cigs for quitting smoking? A cautious thumbs-up from American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is recommending — with caution — to health care clinicians that they add electronic cigarettes and vaporizers as a smoking-cessation option. The nonprofit group stressed Tuesday its policy statement is directed strictly at ad
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 21, 2018 00:57
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants Appellees: BRIEF OF THE CONSUMER ADVOCATES FOR SMOKE-FREE ALTERNATIVES ASSOCIATION (PDF)

CASAA submits this amicus curiae brief in order to provide helpful information to the Court about the importance of flavors and sampling in connection with consumers (a) receiving information about products and (b) making a successful transition from smo
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:41
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE CLIVE BATES AND ADDITIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH/TOBACCO POLICY AUTHORITIES (PDF)

FDA has failed to account for the likelihood or the risks of harmful unintended consequences arising from its own interventions in the e-cigarette market – what should be a central concern for public health. The costs are likely to overwhelm the claime
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:29
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NICOPURE LABS,LLC,RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION,et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF NJOY (PDF)

Applying the Tobacco Control Act’s MRTP preclearance requirement to e-cigarette manufacturers is unconstitutional under any potentially applicable standard of First Amendment scrutiny because the FDA lacks any constitutionally sufficient justification
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:23
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