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F.D.A. Delays Rules That Would Have Limited E-Cigarettes on Market

Dr. Gottlieb sounded notably more open to e-cigarettes than many other federal public health officials, who have opposed the devices as a gateway to nicotine addiction and eventually to the smoking of tobacco cigarettes. Although Dr. Gottlieb said he was
New York Times
added Jul 29, 2017 01:33

SULLUM: Embracing Harm Reduction, FDA Gives E-Cigarette Industry a Regulatory Reprieve

Instead of wrecking an industry that seems to be accelerating the downward trend in smoking, the agency may actually embrace market-driven harm reduction.
Reason Magazine
added Jul 28, 2017 22:17

Susceptibility to cigarette smoking among middle and high school e-cigarette users in Canada

This study examined the association between e-cigarette use and future intention to smoke cigarettes among middle and high school students who had never smoked cigarettes. Data were drawn from the 2014–2015 Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Surv
Science Direct
added Jul 28, 2017 20:32
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EDITORIAL: Rise in e-cigarette use linked to increase in smoking cessation rates

But perhaps more important to tobacco control policy makers than evidence at the level of individual efficacy is the question of whether the growing use of e-cigarettes is having a positive or negative impact at the population level.
British Medical Journal
added Jul 28, 2017 20:32


It’s a three-year delay only to the approval deadline for substantial equivalence, a process by which manufacturers would submit for product approval based on reports that the cigar in question is substantially equivalent in its threat to public health,
added Jul 28, 2017 20:30

How the FDA is trying to reinvent cigarettes to make them less addictive

Here are some questions we are able to answer: What tobacco products are affected? The FDA seeks to reduce nicotine levels specifically in “combustible cigarettes” and said it will also look at the impact of menthol and other flavor additives on smoking
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 28, 2017 20:29

FDA to Target Addictive Levels of Nicotine in Cigarettes

Gottlieb also said the FDA is giving e-cigarette makers four more years to comply with a review of products already on the market. The agency needs to concentrate on nicotine regulation and not be distracted by the debate on whether e-cigarettes help smo
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 28, 2017 20:28

[Wisconsin] Hartland might sue the FDA over e-cigarette regulations. Here's why.

VILLAGE OF HARTLAND - Village officials have threatened to sue the Food and Drug Administration after trying unsuccessfully for months to engage the agency in talks about new e-cigarette regulations that they say would cause serious financial harm to a b
Lake Country Now
added Jul 28, 2017 20:27

FDA aims to cut nicotine in cigarettes, ease e-cigarette rules

The move means FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has thrown his regulatory weight on the side of those advocating for e-cigarettes in the debate over whether they potentially hold some public health benefits. Shares of major tobacco companies in the Unit
added Jul 28, 2017 18:26

Tobacco Shares Plunge After FDA Proposes Cut to Cigarette Nicotine

The FDA’s move is likely to set off a lobbying fight in Washington over the proposal... “This was a big surprise and will make it imperative that domestic tobacco companies strive to develop innovative, safer products,” said Jack Russo, an analyst with E
Bloomberg News
added Jul 28, 2017 18:13
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