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[New Jersey] Menthol Cigarettes Could Be Even Worse Than Regular Cigarettes

Regular and menthol cigarettes are at least equal players when you’re talking about the negative impact on health, Flores says. That’s a big problem if people smoke menthols because they think they’re the lesser of two evils or only took up smoking becaus
added Feb 18, 2018 03:39

Senate Dems push FDA to reject alternative cigarette health claims

A group of Senate Democrats is urging the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to reject an application from Big Tobacco to market a new "heat not burn" cigarette as less risky. Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) sent a letter Wed
The Hill
added Feb 18, 2018 02:19

Philip Morris And Altria: Ignoring This Is A Critical Mistake

The FDA has "rejected" these claims, but that is a bit misleading and is not final. What matters is the ability to sell the product at all, and that is what investors must focus on.
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 1, 2018 01:39

GLTANTZ: FDA advisors say evidence doesn't back Philip Morris' claim that IQOS cuts disease risk

UCSF has submitted 10 public comments supporting the scientific conclusion that IQOS is not safer than conventional cigarettes and that even allowing "reduced exposure" claims would be misinterpreted as reduced harm claims. ...Other countries should not b
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 26, 2018 00:03

Is a Bumpy Ride in Store for Tobacco in 2018?

Not all the potholes are gone—at least according to panelists on a fourth-quarter 2017 CSP-Swedish Match webinar. While more optimism exists today, especially with regard to the FDA, a new set of uncertainties are revealing themselves. Nik Modi, tobacc
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:08

GLANTZ: PMI’s Own Data on Biomarkers of Potential Harm in Americans Show that IQOS is Not Detectably Different from Conventional Cigarettes, so FDA Must Deny PMI’s Modified Risk Claims

In its application PMI presents data that it represents as showing that IQOS produces lower levels of toxic chemicals than conventional cigarettes...there is no statistically detectable difference between IQOS and conventional cigarettes for 23 of thes
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 15, 2017 02:44

Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Due to the large size of these applications, the FDA is posting the application documents in installments on a rolling basis as they are redacted in accordance with applicable laws. The following modules are currently publicly available:
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 9, 2017 20:00

A Reprieve for E-Cigarettes and Vaping

At once bewildering and promising, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) new position on tobacco, driven by new Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb, focuses on an almost fantastical notion of re-engineering traditional, combustible cigarettes to re
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 13, 2017 01:50

[Japan] Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco May Soon Light Up U.S. Market

aren't yet available in the U.S., but they may be soon, and their recent explosive growth in Japan suggests that they will also catch fire here / Japan is, at present, the only country where heat-not-burn cigarettes are widely available. The battery-power
MedPage Today
added Oct 13, 2017 01:17

SABIA: Elizabeth Warren calls for a ban on menthol cigarettes because they are racists against blacks

Fake Native American Sen. Elizabeth Warren has joined other Democrat senators in calling for a ban of menthol cigarettes because they are racist. Warren added her name to the effort led by fellow Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey and joined by Rhode Islan
BizPac Review
added Aug 28, 2017 21:41
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