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Philip Morris sees six million U.S. smokers switching to iQOS device if cleared

told a U.S. advisory panel on Wednesday that it expects around 6 million smokers to switch completely to its iQOS electronic tobacco device if the company is allowed to claim it is less risky than cigarettes.
added Jan 25, 2018 21:12

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Consumer groups laud US FDA’s pro-e-cigarettes tack

Vapers in the Philippines hailed a recent policy paper from the US [FDA] stating that nicotine, although not totally risk-free, is not directly responsible for fatal lung and hearts diseases. In a recently published Strategic Policy Roadmap, the US FDA
Business Mirror (ph)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08

VIDEO: Questions over risks of Philip Morris's smoke-free tobacco device IQOS

Regulators from the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday will consider a potentially safer alternative to cigarettes. Philip Morris International, the maker of Marlboro and other top brands, wants the FDA to approve a new tobacco device called IQOS.
added Jan 24, 2018 17:02


Given the escalation in recent years, 2018 stands to be the busiest year to date in terms of FDA regulations. But before the ball drops and ushers in the new year, here’s a look at the biggest federal stories of 2017.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 24, 2018 16:53

VIDEO: Cigarette company Philip Morris tries to sell idea of ‘safer’ tobacco

When Philip Morris International took out an ad campaign in Britain claiming it wanted to “give up” smoking, American Lung Association CEO Harold Wimmer had a one-line zinger in return: “Stop selling cigarettes today.” Now the tobacco company is asking
NBC News
added Jan 24, 2018 16:35

[Minnesota] E-cigarette users buoyed by federal report

A new federal report provides the strongest argument yet that e-cigarettes are simultaneously safer for adult smokers, but also gateway drugs that could turn teens to conventional cigarettes. But that doesn’t do much to sway Minnesotans such as Lee King
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jan 24, 2018 02:54

Script of Philip Morris International’s Presentation before the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC)

Mr. Chairman, we have an integrated 90-minute presentation with four different speakers. We’d appreciate the opportunity to deliver the full presentation. After that we’d be happy to answer any questions the committee may have.
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jan 26, 2018 00:23
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4 big takeaways from the most comprehensive report on e-cigarettes yet

1) E-cigarettes may — or may not — help adults quit smoking / 2) Vaping increases the likelihood that young people will smoke cigarettes / 3) E-cigarettes are less harmful than conventional cigarettes / 4) The big-picture health effects of e-cigarettes
Vox Media
added Jan 25, 2018 22:10

Can Philip Morris' (PM) RRPs Help It Tide Over Hurdles?

Rising health consciousness and adverse impacts of tobacco consumption have pushed consumers toward RRPs such as e-cigarettes, HeatSticks and iQOS products. To meet consumer's changing preference, Philip Morris launched the iQOS (in 2014), a smokeless ci
Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Jan 25, 2018 21:13

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine releases FDA-commissioned report on the potential public health consequences of e-cigarettes

The FDA continues to invest in research in many of the areas identified in the NASEM report to assess whether certain tobacco products are, in fact, less harmful and/or potential tools for helping smokers quit cigarettes, as well as understand the impact
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 24, 2018 02:34
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