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BENTLEY: How Trump can stop e-cigarette prohibition and reform public health

The report is a siren call for reform and takes the world as it is, not as they the authors wish it to be, making a powerful argument for compassionate harm reduction in place of rigid abstinence. For whoever the new head of the FDA may be, the R Street
Washington DC Examiner
added Feb 1, 2017 14:13
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FDA's Intended Use Rule Seen As Far-Reaching, Gets Senate GOP's Attention ($$)

Unexpected language tucked into an FDA tobacco rule on intended uses, put out in the final days of the Obama administration, is raising alarms among industry and lawmakers who worry the additions could expose companies to misbranding liability beyond tob
Inside Health Policy
added Jan 30, 2017 23:39
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1 in 4 U.S. Adults, 1 in 10 Teens Use Tobacco / About 40 percent of cigarette smokers also use e-cigarettes or other tobacco products, report finds

Researchers looked at more than 46,000 people and found that 28 percent of American adults currently use some form of tobacco, while 9 percent of teens said they used tobacco in the past month... Even more worrisome, 40 percent of tobacco users turned to
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2017 18:24
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FDA Takes First-Ever Action to Regulate How Tobacco Products Are Made – Proposal to Limit Carcinogen Levels in Smokeless Tobacco Would Reduce Cancer, Save Lives

Given the dramatic impact this proposal would have in reducing cancer caused by smokeless tobacco products, the FDA and the new Administration should act quickly and decisively to finalize the proposed rule. The scientific evidence is clear and beyond di
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 20, 2017 02:50
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Tobacco Is a Hot-Button Issue

The Cole-Bishop Amendment would move this predicate date forward nine years...Other comments to which convenience retailers may be paying attention are attributed to Vice President-elect Mike Pence, who has condemned the feds’ staunch concern with safegua
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jan 13, 2017 16:42
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Submission of Warning Plans for Cigars: Guidance for Industry (PDF)

This guidance document discusses, among other things: •The regulatory requirements to submit warning plans Definitions Who submits a warning plan The scope of a warning plan When to submit a warning plan What information should be submitted in a warning p
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 29, 2016 12:42
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RODU: FDA Rejects Plea to Correct Smokeless Tobacco Warnings; A Closer Look at Flawed Interpretations

nter for Tobacco Products rejected Swedish Match’s request... The FDA justified its rejections in a six-page letter to the company (here) in a 115-page supporting document (here), and subsequently in an announcement proclaiming, “FDA Issues Science-Based
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Dec 23, 2016 14:07
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FDA Checks Reveal Stores Illegally Sell Tobacco to Minors

“We’re helping protect the health of America’s youth by enforcing restrictions that make it illegal to sell tobacco products to minors – including e-cigarettes, e-liquids and cigars,” the FDA’s Mitch Zeller said in a press release titled “FDA protects ki
JD Supra, LLC
added Dec 23, 2016 00:31
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Electronic nicotine delivery systems: overheating, fires and explosions [FREE FULL TEXT]

Some events have resulted in life-threatening injury, permanent disfigurement or disability, and major property damage, suggesting the need for ongoing surveillance and risk mitigation. More comprehensive reporting could assist future analyses and may hel
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2016 21:39
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FDA warns four companies for labeling flavored cigarettes as cigars

The privately owned companies - Swisher International Inc, Cheyenne International LLC, Prime Time International Co and Southern Cross Tobacco Co Inc — are selling the products under brands such as "Swisher Sweets", "Cheyenne", "Prime Time" and "Criss-Cro
Reuters
added Dec 9, 2016 22:06
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