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Vaping Measure Fails to Pass Senate

The fight to ease looming FDA requirements over e-cigarette and vaping manufacturers were put on hold at least until spring, with the so-called Cole-Bishop Amendment failing to get into federal budget legislation passed last month. The bill from U.S. Re
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 30, 2016 06:03
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FDA Extends Cigar Registration Period By Six Months

Cigarmakers seeking approval under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's new premium cigar regulations are getting a bit of extra breathing room. The FDA recently issued an extension for newly-regulated tobacco manufacturers, pushing back the agency's
Cigar Aficionado
added Dec 23, 2016 00:28
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RODU: FDA Rejects Plea to Correct Smokeless Tobacco Warnings; A Closer Look at Flawed Interpretations

nter for Tobacco Products rejected Swedish Match’s request... The FDA justified its rejections in a six-page letter to the company (here) in a 115-page supporting document (here), and subsequently in an announcement proclaiming, “FDA Issues Science-Based
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Dec 23, 2016 14:07
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FDA Checks Reveal Stores Illegally Sell Tobacco to Minors

“We’re helping protect the health of America’s youth by enforcing restrictions that make it illegal to sell tobacco products to minors – including e-cigarettes, e-liquids and cigars,” the FDA’s Mitch Zeller said in a press release titled “FDA protects ki
JD Supra, LLC
added Dec 23, 2016 00:31
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BOEHM: Safer Alternative to Smoking Can’t Call Itself a Safer Alternative to Smoking

Approving Swedish Match's application to pitch snus as a safer alternative to smoking would probably save American lives, but it would create more competition for Nicorette gum and other pharmaceutical stop-smoking products like Chantix. It's worth noting
Reason Magazine
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
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Under Trump, Florida's premium cigar industry could escape job-killing FDA regulations

could save thousands of jobs by stripping the [FDA] of its ability to regulate premium cigars like cigarettes. Late last week, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the incoming chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, met with President-elect Donald
Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Dec 23, 2016 00:34
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SATEL/SWEANOR: Dear Surgeon General and public health agencies, anti-vaping polices are bad for public health

Our lead public health agencies – CDC, FDA, and the Surgeon General’s office – have been shamefully derelict in their duty to protect the health of smokers and empower them. Many of the nation’s millions of smokers would surely switch to reduced harm al
American Enterprise Institute
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
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Georgetown’s O’Neill Institute Names Former FDA Official as Tobacco Control and Food & Drug Law Program Director

has named Eric Lindblom, JD, as director of its Tobacco Control and Food & Drug Law Program. Lindblom, a long-time tobacco control legal and policy expert, is a former director of the Office of Policy at FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, and only recent
Newswise
added Dec 21, 2016 18:33
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REDMOND: The Surgeon General's Pack of Lies About E-Cigarettes Is Likely to Cost Lives

The Surgeon General, the FDA and most of the contributors to the report want to severely restrict access to electronic cigarettes for adults. They stubbornly refuse to recognize the benefits of vaping and continue to deny, in the face of mounting evidence
The Influence
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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Perrigo Announces FDA Approvals For The Store Brand OTC Equivalents To Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum

has received approvals...for Abbreviated New Drug Applications referencing GlaxoSmithKline's Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum (nicotine polacrilex gum 2 mg and 4 mg). These products will be packaged and marketed as store brands or retailer 'own label' brand
PR Newswire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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