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GLANTZ: Big success for ecig companies: US kids rapidly taking them up

My priorities: 1. Ecigs should not be allowed to be used anywhere cigarettes are not allowed (i.e., in smokefree environments). Over 100 communities and several states have already done this. 2. Ecigs should be subject to all the same sales and licensi
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 7, 2013 16:19

FDA Denies Talk of Online E-Cigarette Sales Ban

in a series of listening sessions last week. "The FDA did not raise or weigh in on potential regulatory options -- including any potential restrictions on e-cigarettes or any other particular product category -- during these listening sessions," said Mit
Convenience Store News
added Aug 26, 2013 15:47

FDA Mulling Rule To Ban Online E-Cigarette Sales ($$)

The agency is also examining whether it should establish a minimum age of 18 or 19 for the purchase of e-cigarettes, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing anonymous sources. In addition, the FDA is mulling advertising standards for the produc
added Aug 24, 2013 11:45

[Massachusetts] Letter: Government is hypocritical on tobacco laws, taxes

Until the state and federal agencies have the guts to make this so-called lethal and addictive product illegal (as they should), then they need to stop penalizing smokers for using it. Or smokers should be able to sue the government for fraud and negligen
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Aug 17, 2013 14:17

E-cigs debate takes turn: Expert says they may pose less risk than cigarettes

Benowitz’s acknowledgement of the potential public-health benefit of e-cigs is noteworthy considering he is serving on a Pfizer smoking cessation medication advisory board, and has been a consultant to two other pharmaceutical companies. Analysts have sa
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2013 18:58

[Australia, USA] Repackaging Cigarettes — Will the Courts Thwart the FDA? [FREE FULL TEXT]

That this unambiguous public health assertion could not provide the justification for the FDA's initiative is another reminder of the way in which the U.S. conception of commercial speech limits not only what can be done in the name of public health, but
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Jul 8, 2013 16:51

[Philippines] FDA: Second-hand smoke from e-cigarettes may be harmful to your health

E-cigarettes, the seemingly innocent alternative to the real thing, may not be that harmless after all, the Food and Drug Administration said as it issued an advisory identifying the "volatile" substances in the device and its emitted smoke.
GMANews.TV (ph)
added Jun 27, 2013 11:54

[Indonesia, USA] Deadline nears for US clove cigarette action

The United States is expected to respond soon to a ruling by the World Trade Organization (WTO) in April last year that said the Tobacco Control Act of 2009 was discriminatory. The trade organization’s appellate body ruled that the act issued by US Fo
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 27, 2013 11:22

Tobacco Product Marketing Orders

Marketing orders are given to Premarket Tobacco Applications that have demonstrated that the new tobacco product is appropriate for the protection of the public health, which is determined with respect to the risks and benefits to the population as a who
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 26, 2013 08:48

[UK, USA] Lancet antitobacco series launches as ACC chides FDA inaction

A special series of papers in the Lancet this week reviews the successes, failures, and ongoing challenges in beating back the "global tobacco epidemic," including a report from FDA scientists touting the impact of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act in the US. (ca)
added May 7, 2013 14:05
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