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LETTER: A better way to encourage people to become smoke-free

it has been known for decades that hypnosis remains one of the most effective ...Regarding the FDA’s proposal, I believe that its mission would be better served by promoting a combination of cytisine and hypnosis as today’s best way to become smoke-free.
Washington Post
added Aug 7, 2017 19:21
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LETTER: A New Tobacco Product

We have applied to the F.D.A. to market an innovative product ...We need to envision a world where less harmful alternatives, efficiently delivering satisfying levels of nicotine, are available for those adults who need or want them. The F.D.A.’s bold vi
New York Times
added Aug 7, 2017 18:55
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[New York] SULLUM: Uncle Sam calls truce in the war on e-cigs

the FDA also signaled a new receptiveness to vaping as a harm-reducing alternative to smoking, which suggests this reprieve could turn into a commutation. That would be good news for smokers who want to quit and for anyone sincerely interested in helping
New York Post
added Aug 10, 2017 03:57
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[Connecticut] EDITORIAL: Our view: Finally, a key to the smoking crisis is addressed

while last week’s FDA announcement was welcome news to health advocates, it’s going to drag its feet on e-cigarettes, giving makers four more years to comply with a review of products already on the market. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids president Matthe
Norwich (CT) Bulletin
added Aug 7, 2017 19:23
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SENATE DEMS BLAST FDA FOR “STEP BACKWARDS” ON TOBACCO OVERSIGHT; CALL ON AGENCY TO GET SERIOUS ABOUT PLAN TO CURB NICOTINE IN CIGARETTES

today 13 Senate Democrats sent a letter to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb denouncing the agency’s recent move to delay oversight of newly-regulated tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes and cigars. Senate Democrats are deeply concerned this d
US Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
added Aug 5, 2017 22:45
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[New York] Tiny Biotech's Tobacco Tinkering Makes It a Rare Winner

tiny 22nd Century Group Inc. has something that’s suddenly in high demand -- it grows tobacco plants with just 3 percent of the nicotine in typical tobacco plans. As stocks of cigarette giants plunged over the past week, 22nd Century’s shares are up 70 pe
Bloomberg News
added Aug 5, 2017 21:32
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Big Tobacco Won’t Let the FDA Cut Nicotine Without a Fight

FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s plan to cut the nicotine in cigarettes to nonaddictive levels will likely spark a lobbying fight from the tobacco industry.
Bloomberg News
added Aug 4, 2017 01:43
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Tobacco Industry Faces Bifurcation Following FDA Proposed Regulation

FDA’s attempt to curb smoking could simply result in nicotine consumers getting their buzz from vaping...may cause a bifurcation of the tobacco industry whereby companies that have embraced “new tobacco” survive while the others get vaped out of business.
Hedge Connection
added Aug 4, 2017 12:39
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Will Lowering Nicotine in Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit?

So far, FDA officials are just investigating the option and opening up a public dialogue on the issue of “nonaddictive” cigarettes. Additionally, FDA officials are examining the possibility of increasing access to medicinal nicotine products to help pe
Healthline Networks
added Aug 4, 2017 01:15
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[California] GLANTZ: FDA’s “new” nicotine policy: A mixed picture that highlights the importance of local and state action to maintain progress

the overall evidence still shows that e-cigarette use is associated with less not more quitting... The FDA’s action also highlights the importance of other local and state action to control ecigarettes, particularly including them in smokefree laws and to
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 3, 2017 01:10
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