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Letter: Appreciates CVS' anti-tobacco stance

It is time to change FDA policies for ingredient listing ...We The People Party members and myself sincerely appreciate CVS Pharmacies’ policy to discontinue sale of cigarettes and hope to see other pharmacies follow the same practice.
Bristol (CT) Press
added Sep 2, 2014 17:14
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RADCLIFFE: For Policy Discouraging Smoking, FDA Defies Common Sense in Weighing 'Lost Pleasure' Against Health Benefits

there is no theoretical basis for including as a cost of the policies the pleasure consumers no longer receive when, aided by the policies, they rationally choose (as Nudge puts it) "to make their lives longer, healthier, and better."
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 29, 2014 19:35
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FDA: Company can’t sell 7 dissolvable tobacco products

The Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it has issued an order for Star Scientific Inc. to stop the sale and distribution of seven dissolvable tobacco products: Ariva-branded flavors cinnamon, wintergreen, mint, java and citrus, and Stonewall-bran
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 29, 2014 14:58
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[New York] Stubbed Out / The cigar industry says the FDA’s proposed regulations would be devastating.

The regulations would impose three new rules that the cigar industry views as particularly devastating. First, they would subject many new cigars to a pre-market review process, which the industry says is somewhat comparable to the process the agency us
National Review
added Aug 29, 2014 14:10
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[New York] EDITORIAL: The 5000-hour cigar

The regs would exempt cigars designated as premium, but only if they carry an arbitrary price tag of at least 10 bucks. So a Park Avenue plutocrat will get his smoke without interference, but the working stiff Joe who wants to relax with his $3 stogie af
New York Post
added Aug 29, 2014 14:08
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Dems: Report shows need for e-cigarette regulations

“FDA has an existing mechanism to protect children now, and the scientific evidence has never been clearer: strong regulatory action on the marketing of e-cigarettes to children cannot wait.”...industry called the CDC report “deceptive” and demanded a ret
The Hill
added Aug 29, 2014 13:28
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[UK, USA] Battle over ecigarettes starts to heat up ($$)

Armando Peruga, programme manager for the tobacco free initiative at the WHO, told the Financial Times: “We say that the lack of evidence about something is not evidence of the lack of a problem.” Echoing the report, he said regulations should limit the
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 04:33
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[Indiana] Editorial: Youth and e-cigarettes

Among the group’s proposals are to prohibit “flavors” in new tobacco products and to restrict marketing of e-cigarettes in the same manner as for cigarettes. It also advocates strong health warnings. We applaud Zoeller and his colleagues across the count
Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Aug 28, 2014 19:46
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Feds seek comment on lower-risk tobacco bid

Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match's request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes. It is the first time the Food and Drug Administration
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 28, 2014 19:40
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22nd Century Group Comments on Misleading and Inaccurate Article

Contrary to the author’s assertions, 22nd Century has never abandoned any of its products. The Company is continuing its efforts to develop X-22, a cigarette intended for use as a prescription smoking cessation aid, and has an active investigational new
Business Wire
added Aug 27, 2014 18:00
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