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VIDEO: Will the government stop e-cigarettes?

VICE News’ Michael Moynihan spoke with one small vape-shop owner who fears going out of business, and two researchers who have been driven apart in the ideological battle of tobacco alternatives.
Vice.com
added Apr 14, 2017 17:11
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TMA Media Roundup of FDA Commissioner Nominee Confirmation Hearing

President Trump's nominee for FDA Commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, recently had his confirmation hearing before the U.S Senate C...
Tobacco Merchants Association (TMA)
added Apr 11, 2017 22:58
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Flavour chemicals in a sample of non-cigarette tobacco products without explicit flavour names sold in New York City in 2015

the tobacco industry has responded to sales restrictions by renaming flavoured products to avoid explicitly identifying them as flavoured. While chemical analysis is the most precise means of identifying flavours in tobacco products, federal tobacco laws
Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2017 00:06
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Scott Gottlieb’s Confirmation Hearing Begins with Tough Questions on Flavored Tobacco

Senator Patty Murray, a Democrat from Washington, grilled Gottlieb on whether he’d be willing to regulate the availability of flavored tobacco products as well as e-cigarettes. “Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?” asked Murray, listing off the names of e-ci
Legal Reader
added Apr 10, 2017 16:01
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FDA Nominee Pipes Up on E-Cigarettes

In his confirmation hearing, Dr. Scott Gottlieb declined to commit to a ban on flavored cigarettes even when confronted with the potential that flavors could lure adolescents into experimentation, according to The Hill.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 8, 2017 23:42
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FDA nominee says agency must strike right balance between risk, regulation

There is a split in the public health community between those who view e-cigarettes as a good way to reduce smoking, and those who are more concerned that teenagers who use flavored e-cigarettes will later graduate to cigarettes. Gottlieb said he was com
statnews.com
added Apr 26, 2017 16:07
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GOTTLIEB Opening Statement to US Senate HELP Committee

In areas where there’s an inherent, obvious, and seemingly unavoidable risk related to certain consumer products – whether its combustible tobacco or dangerously addictive opioid drugs – we have the opportunity to help consumers move to less ris
U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
added Apr 10, 2017 20:57
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FDA nominee won't commit to banning flavored e-cigarettes, cigars

Gottlieb said he can see where flavored products may be inappropriate in one context and appropriate in another, adding that his experts on staff should be making those determinations. "Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?" Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) asked..
The Hill
added Apr 6, 2017 21:27
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5 Takeaways As Trump's FDA Pick Hits Capitol Hill ($$)

Senators also prodded Gottlieb — a doctor, writer, businessman and FDA official during the George W. Bush administration — on...regulation of electronic cigarettes...
Law360
added Apr 6, 2017 02:35
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Opponents of FDA Nominee Scott Gottlieb Invoke Opioid Crisis

Gottlieb also said he would not unfairly favor e-cigarette companies. He resigned last year from a position with e-cigarette company Kure. "As a cancer survivor, I am not going to countenance a rise in adolescent smoking rates in this country under my w
NBC News
added Apr 6, 2017 02:34
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