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How Could Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes Change the Future of Public Health?

What if a federal regulation could help to create a future in which cigarettes were no longer responsible for lifetimes of addiction and disease? FDA is working toward that future. In July 2017, Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb announced a new comprehensi
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 15, 2018 19:19

Tobacco Product Standard for Nicotine Level of Combusted Cigarettes (PDF) (99pp)

Because tobacco-related harms ultimately result from addiction to the nicotine in such products, causing repeated use and exposure to toxicants, FDA is considering taking this action to reduce the level of nicotine in these products so they are minimal
Amazon Web Services / Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
added Mar 15, 2018 18:59

FDA Seeks Public Comment on a Potential Product Standard to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to a Minimally or Non-Addictive Level

FDA is seeking comments, research and data on many topics related to a potential product standard for nicotine in cigarettes including, but not limited to: What potential maximum nicotine level would be appropriate for the protection of public health; H
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 15, 2018 18:55

[North Carolina] FDA moving forward on effort to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes

Analysts and advocates say the FDA notice kicks off a multi-year process... "The critical decision is how quickly to reduce nicotine: we expect the scientific community to rally around an immediate vs gradual reduction in nicotine levels in cigarettes —
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 15, 2018 17:13

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on pivotal public health step to dramatically reduce smoking rates by lowering nicotine in combustible cigarettes to minimally or non-addictive levels

The ANPRM being issued today provides a wide-ranging review of the current scientific understanding about the role nicotine plays in creating or sustaining addiction to cigarettes and seeks comments on key areas, as well as additional research and data f
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 15, 2018 17:01

FDA Considers Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes

In an unprecedented move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said it plans to cut the amount of addictive nicotine in the nation's cigarettes. "As part of our comprehensive plan on tobacco and nicotine regulation announced last summer, we'
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 15, 2018 16:23

FDA to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes

The FDA has issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) to explore lowering nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes to non-addictive levels, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, announced Thursday. "This new regulatory step advances a comp
MedPage Today
added Mar 15, 2018 15:55

FDA moves forward on nicotine regulation in cigarettes

The regulator is publishing an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking, a first step in the process to require the level of nicotine in cigarettes be low enough to make them minimally or non-addictive.
added Mar 15, 2018 15:00

BENTLEY: How the spending bill can save lives: End the war on vaping

So, while the rest of world innovates and continues to give smokers access to safer to better and products that will help smokers quit, America could be in a position where cigarettes can be sold just as easily as before, but the market for safer alterna
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Mar 13, 2018 17:12

Every Ad Counts

never before have c-stores played such a key role in their strategy. .. Announced Dec. 12, 2017, the Every Try Counts campaign will display messages “in and around gas stations and convenience stores—retail locations where smokers face a multitude of tri
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 13, 2018 14:40
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