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New CDC Study Finds More Non-Smoking Kids Are Using E-Cigarettes, Shows Need for FDA to Quickly Finalize and Strengthen Regulations

It’s not surprising that youth use of e-cigarettes has gone up at the same time that e-cigarettes are being promoted using many of the same tactics long used to market regular cigarettes to kids. These include celebrity endorsements, slick TV and magazin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 25, 2014 18:21

[Illinois] EDITORIAL: What is the FDA smoking?

given the known costs -- lung cancer, other cancers, heart disease, stroke, emphysema, COPD, reduced fertility, higher infant mortality -- we suggest a different name for this whole exercise. Let's call it the misery avoided index.
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 17, 2014 07:14

Pam Bondi defends Florida cigar-maker against potential federal regulations targeting e-cigarettes

Attorney General Pam Bondi said the federal government is going “overboard” with proposed regulations to link electronic cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products to the same rules as the cigarette industry. Bondi wrote in a letter that she wants the
Florida Times-Union
added Aug 14, 2014 06:15

The War on Smoking (Except Maybe Pot)

CARUBA: And the government is not done yet interfering with the right of people to smoke. Steve Stanek, a research fellow at The Heartland Institute and managing editor of its monthly Budget & Tax News, recently reported that “E-cigarettes have no tobacco
Canada Free Press (ca)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:22

As millions vape, e-cigarette researchers count puffs, scour Facebook

Food and Drug Administration is spending $270 million on these and 45 other research projects ... Final results may not be available before 2018, researchers leading the FDA-funded projects told Reuters. That timetable, which has not been reported before
added Jul 7, 2014 06:29

Swedish Match Submits a Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Application

• Application pertains to sub-brands for the General snus product line in the US • Application seeks a risk modification order which would allow changes to warning label statements currently required for smokeless tobacco products • Application includes
Business Wire
added Jun 13, 2014 00:20

ROSS: New FDA E-cigarette Regulations: Killing an Industry, Killing Smokers

If the FDA's proposed regulations go into force, the likely outcome is a severe reduction in consumer choice, and thus fewer smokers quitting and more dying needlessly. At last, after months of anticipation, the FDA finally unleashed the proposed regula
The American (AEI)
added May 16, 2014 16:44

ALLAN: Local Health Depts. Driving Change Toward E-Cigarette Regulation

Can we say with certainty that without broader regulation we can continue to protect the public’s health and safety? Local health departments aren’t taking that chance, and neither should the FDA. We need more Congressional support on both sides of the a
Roll Call
added May 1, 2014 10:55

[USA] EDITORIAL: America's compulsive urge to regulate ($$)

Food and Drug Administration said it would regulate e-cigarettes like normal tobacco. This is in spite of the fact there is no proof it leads people on to the real ones. Quite the reverse - the whole point is to help people kick the habit. Chicago, Boston
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 28, 2014 02:43

Electronic Cigarettes: Q&A

The big news out of the FDA’s announcement on e-cigarettes is that people under age 18 will no longer be able to buy them. That ban will go into effect 30 days after the rules are approved. But it could take more than 2 years for many of the other rules
added Apr 26, 2014 13:22
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