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FDA will unveil plan to halt ‘health tragedy’ of teen e-cigarette use

The FDA announced Tuesday it will unveil “forceful” steps in mid-November to cut down on youth use of e-cigarettes, potentially including increased enforcement of identification and age verification requirements. This comes after the agency issued a call
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:13

Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

You may submit comments including data, research, and other related information to docket FDA-2017-D-3001. There is currently no deadline for public comments. There may be conflicting deadlines posted on and While we
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 2, 2018 08:49

Correlates of support for a nicotine-reduction policy in smokers with 6-week exposure to very low nicotine cigarettes

Smoking VLNC cigarettes did not affect support for a nicotine reduction policy. Understanding predictors of policy support and opposition will help public health officials to maximise the public health acceptance and impact of this policy (ClinicalTrials.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 2, 2018 07:28

DILLER: Juuling is the lesser of two evils surrounding nicotine

the anti-smoking crusaders have ran past the science...It is a moralizing and anti-hedonistic philosophy... They are now trying to get JUUL banned, which is clearly healthier than the alternative: teens smoking cigarettes. Teenagers will always do risky a
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Nov 2, 2018 07:05

McMILLEN: A vaccine to stop lung cancer? It’s made from tobacco taxes and legislation

Evidence compiled over many years shows that a combination of hard-hitting media prevention campaigns, strict laws and higher taxes can reduce the numbers of teens who start smoking and nudge adults smokers toward quitting.
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:54

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on meetings with industry related to the agency's ongoing policy commitment to firmly address rising epidemic rates in youth e-cigarette use

For the e-cigarette industry, my message was simple: Step up. Even as the FDA builds a framework to mandate additional restrictions and actions to address these trends, we welcome voluntary steps by companies to address these concerns. I asked five manuf
PR Newswire
added Nov 7, 2018 18:44

FDA commissioner calls meetings with e-cig makers 'constructive'

Reynolds American Inc. confirmed Wednesday it supports the Food and Drug Administration’s expected recommendation that Congress raise the national minimal age for buying all tobacco products to 21. The company said its pledge will be included in a submis
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 3, 2018 15:25

FDA asks e-cigarette giants to help regulate themselves

Leading e-cigarette companies have admitted in meetings with the Food and Drug Administration that vape flavorings appeal to kids, and suggested ways that the agency could regulate those products, according to an FDA statement today. But public health ex
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Nov 2, 2018 21:02

Tobacco, e-cig stocks drop after FDA plans forceful steps to cut down on youth use

The five companies included in those meetings were Altria Group Inc. MO, +0.00% privately-held JUUL Labs Inc., British American Tobacco PLC's Reynolds American Inc. BATS, -2.19% Japan Tobacco International USA Inc. [s:jp:2914] and Imperial Brands Plc's F
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:46

Tobacco Policy Reform Group Asks Gottlieb for a National Summit on Vaping Regulation

The National Tobacco Reform Initiative (NTRI) has sent a letter to Scott Gottlieb, calling on the FDA commissioner to hold a summit of stakeholders to discuss FDA’s policy on vapor products and vaping.
Vaping360 (TBEC Review)
added Oct 31, 2018 21:17
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