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[Minnesota] The Freedom to Breathe coalition reacts to FDA's proposed e-cigarette regulations

FDA's proposed regulations are a good first step to creating consistency and oversight at the federal level around this new and addictive product. They do not, however, address upholding a standard of clean indoor air that Minnesotans expect and support.
PR Newswire
added Apr 27, 2014 14:48

[Massachusetts] FDA e-cigarette plan brings complaints from both sides

“I hope there’s going to be some uproar,” said the co-owner of Vape Daddy’s, who plans to encourage customers to contact the Food and Drug Administration. “I’m sure going to stir it up.” The FDA proposal unveiled Thursday would bring e-cigarettes and t
Boston (MA) Globe
added Apr 26, 2014 22:49

[California] Why the jury is still out on e-cigarettes

trying to assess whether e-cigarettes help smokers quit is not as easy as simply comparing smokers who use e-cigarettes with smokers who don’t. Not only do different e-cigarettes have different contents, but the companies making them are frequently expe
89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio
added Mar 31, 2014 11:38

Poisoning Cases Related to E-Cigarettes Skyrocket

Why is this happening? Despite the fact that nicotine can be toxic, these liquids often come in child-friendly flavors and colors. Nicotine liquids are sold in rainbows of bright containers with flavors including “vivid vanilla,” “cherry crush” chocolate
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 26, 2014 14:45

[California] GLANTZ: In another Back to the Future moment, ecig forces cynicaly telling LA it should wait for FDA to include ecigs in smokefree law

Leaving aside the Obama Administration FDA's flaccid performance in actually doing anything meaningful to regulate tobacco... the fact is that the FDA has no jurisdiction to regulate WHERE people use e-cigarettes.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 20, 2014 07:49

A Hot Debate Over E-Cigarettes as a Path to Tobacco, or From It

The devices, intended to feed nicotine addiction without the toxic tar of conventional cigarettes, have divided a normally sedate public health community that had long been united in the fight against smoking and Big Tobacco.
New York Times
added Feb 22, 2014 19:45

WELCOME You probably know smoking is harmful to your health. We don’t need to tell you that. We’re here to fill in the blanks—to explain why it’s so harmful—and to debunk a few myths while we’re at it.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 4, 2014 06:19

WATERS: E-Cigarette Makers Give Public the Finger

We know better than to trust the tobacco industry’s health claims about their products—or to trust the industry with our children’s future. The time for action is now. To paraphrase one anti-cigarette commercial in California: “Some people will say anythi
added Jan 28, 2014 16:23

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'
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:12

Holy Smokes: E-Cigarette Ads Debut on TV

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.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Dec 27, 2013 23:16
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