Headlines Tagged with FDA — 8,714 headlines found
BLUMENTAL/DURBIN: Fifty Years After First Surgeon General Report on Smoking, E-Cigarettes Pose Latest Threat to Public Health
If these companies want to market their products as a safe alternative to smoking, they should be subject to rigorous FDA scrutiny. Oversight and regulation are the only way to know the true nature of these products and the only way to ensure that today'
Jan 17, 2014 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:12
The electronic-cigarette industry has big TV advertising plans for 2014—if they're not snuffed out first. The FDA is expected as early as January to propose curbs on the devices. Rather than retreat, companies are unleashing a flurry of TV ads.
Dec 26, 2013 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Dec 27, 2013 23:16
state civil servants do not have the expertise that private workers have. ... California's tobacco-control effort is working. The Department of Public Health should not try to fix what's not broken.
Dec 13, 2013 Fresno (CA) Bee
added Dec 16, 2013 15:49
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report last week that found the use of e-cigarettes among high school students rose from 1.5 percent to 2.8 percent from 2011 to 2012, while overall use of tobacco saw no significant decline.
Nov 25, 2013 Columbus (IN) Republic
added Nov 27, 2013 00:44
“We’re using technology, and that’s what we do in America, we use technology to solve really complicated problems,” says Craig Weiss, president and CEO of NJOY. NJOY is a leading manufacturer of electronic cigarettes - and a donor to Reason Foundation, t
Oct 29, 2013 Reason Magazine
added Oct 29, 2013 16:34
Please Act Now - Write to FDA Today Click Here - http://www.regulations.gov/#!submitComment;D=FDA-2013-N-0521-0079
Oct 21, 2013 Lorillard Tobacco Company
added Oct 21, 2013 15:25
Farmers are especially eager for the change due to the similarity between the two crops. Both stevia and tobacco are grown under the same climate and soil conditions. They also require the same equipment and cultivation methods. According to the World He
Oct 16, 2013 Medical Daily
added Oct 16, 2013 17:13
There are still many questions to be answered about the health impacts of electronic cigarettes, and until they are, cities will face the challenge of how restrictive they will be in allowing citizens to use them. But tighter FDA regulations, for the ti
Sep 29, 2013 Idaho Press-Tribune
added Sep 29, 2013 21:04
[USA] E-cigarettes: Sending the wrong smoke-signal / European lawmakers should reject proposals to control electronic cigarettes as strictly as medicines
The risk of getting more people addicted to something relatively harmless is well worth taking, given the opportunity for curbing dramatically the world’s single-most-harmful voluntary activity. Politicians should stand back and let a thousand e-cig brand
Sep 28, 2013 The Economist
added Sep 28, 2013 06:32
Four top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representativesurged the Food and Drug Administrationon Monday to issue new regulations for electronic cigarettes, saying that manufacturers are marketing the products to children despite concerns over health effect
Sep 17, 2013 Law360
added Sep 18, 2013 00:48