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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on significant public health value and cost savings resulting from the agency's youth smoking prevention campaign

we're taking steps toward a world where combustible cigarettes would no longer create or sustain addiction – making it harder for future generations to become addicted in the first place and allowing more currently addicted smokers to quit. While we explo
PR Newswire
added Aug 17, 2018 21:40
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[New York] Letter: E-cigarette flavors entice young consumers

I urge anyone who cares about the health of young people to contact the FDA (fda.gov) and recommend they ban flavored tobacco products. Medical treatments and assistance to stop smoking are available. Anyone interesting in quitting smoking should talk to
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Aug 17, 2018 11:27
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on significant public health value and cost savings resulting from the agency’s youth smoking prevention campaign

“The Real Cost” has resulted in savings of more than $31 billion for youth, their families and society at large by reducing smoking-related costs like early loss of life, costly medical care, lost wages, lower productivity and increased disability – that
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 16, 2018 16:24
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Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of The Real Cost Campaign's Effect on Smoking Prevention [FREE FULL TEXT]

Campaign expenditures were cost efficient. The cost savings resulting from The Real Cost represent a large reduction in the financial burden to individuals, their families, and society as a result of tobacco. Public health campaigns, like The Real Cost,
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Aug 16, 2018 16:23
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Big Businesses Look for Healthier Alternatives to Smoking for Drug Delivery

Some alternatives may be more effective - and healthier - than smoking. Lexaria Bioscience Corp. is one of the companies looking at alternative solutions, using fatty acids to make a pleasing, fast, effective delivery system for nicotine and cannabidiol
PR Newswire
added Aug 17, 2018 11:29
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FDA In Brief: FDA takes steps to improve efficiency, transparency of tobacco product application review process as part of comprehensive framework to reduce the disease and death related to tobacco products

“We’re committing to provide additional information about the FDA’s science-based review decisions to manufacturers who’ve received a decision from the FDA that their product has not met the standards for authorization under the agency’s pathway for demon
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 15, 2018 05:03
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Teens hooked by vaping: FDA weighing a ban on flavored e-cigarette liquids

Teen vaping is at the tipping point before possible epidemic levels, federal officials and public health advocates agree, but they're feuding over how fast and far to go to rein in the booming electronic cigarette industry. Some of the health groups th
USA Today
added Aug 14, 2018 02:35
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GLANTZ: Questions that FDA and TPSAC should consider when evaluating RJR Camel Snus MRTP application

Lauren Lempert and I just sent this letter to FDA...As of August 10, 2018, many of the most crucial Camel Snus MRTP applications materials have still not been posted for public review and comment, including: Module 6 – Summary of All Research Findings, in
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 13, 2018 08:32
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IS NICOTINE ACTUALLY BAD FOR YOU? The case against Juul is also partly a case against nicotine

she suggests the answer is relative. It’s better to use nicotine by itself than to smoke cigarettes — which is where vapes could play a part, if they wind up helping smokers quit. “We need to find out,” Rigotti says. “But there’s no benefit for young peop
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Aug 11, 2018 15:23
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GLANTZ: Tobacco company strategies to identify and promote the benefits of nicotine

In this paper, we used previously secret tobacco industry documents to show how the tobacco companies have worked for decades to promote the myth than nicotine does not have any adverse effects and, in fact, has benefits. We are hearing echoes of these e
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 10, 2018 17:15
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