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EDITORIAL: Our view: Cigarettes 2.0 are still dangerous

This is just the beginning of a long, complicated process — testing products and writing new regulations — that is expected to take years. But it’s not too soon to think about its implications.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 22, 2018 15:17

FDA Move on Tobacco Flavorings 'Long Overdue'

With the exception of tobacco and menthol, flavorings have been banned from combustible cigarettes for almost a decade, but they are ubiquitous in little cigars, electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products widely used by younger users. The JUUL bra
MedPage Today
added Mar 21, 2018 22:35

Editorial: FDA should limit nicotine in cigarettes, tobacco

The FDA also should continue its close watch over e-cigarettes. While many say vaping has value in helping smokers quit, research is mounting that it, too, can result in health problems from the chemicals that are inhaled. If e-cigarettes remain as the l
Everett (WA) Herald
added Mar 21, 2018 04:04

FDA considers restricting flavors in tobacco products

Federal health officials are taking a closer look at flavors in tobacco products that appeal to young people, particularly menthol-flavored cigarettes, which have escaped regulation despite nearly a decade of government scrutiny. The Food and Drug Admini
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 21, 2018 04:03

[Virginia] Altria subsidiary asks FDA to review smokeless tobacco brand as a "modified risk" product

Barrington, Altria's chairman and chief executive officer, told investors and analysts last November...“We aspire to be the U.S. leader in authorized, non-combustible reduced-risk products,” Barrington said.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Mar 20, 2018 22:04

How Will FDA’s Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Affect Vaping?

FDA Commissioner Gottlieb says low-risk nicotine products are the future -- but are they our products?
Vaping360 (TBEC Review)
added Mar 20, 2018 19:41

FDA seeks data on role of flavors in tobacco addiction

said it would seek more information about the pros and cons of flavors in drawing youth towards tobacco and getting adult smokers to quit or transition to potentially less harmful products. The move by the regulator is part of a comprehensive plan, annou
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40

FDA Considers Restricting Tobacco Flavors, Including Menthol

The Food and Drug Administration will consider restricting the use of menthol flavoring in cigarettes, the second move in a week by the agency to make smoking less enjoyable as part of an ambitious anti-tobacco push. Along with menthol, the FDA is consi
Bloomberg News
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40
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[New York] Will low-nicotine cigarettes actually help smokers quit?

Although Shelley hopes consumers won’t view the new, low-dose cigarettes as “healthy” smokes — “There’s no safe level of cigarette smoking, period,” she says — she believes the good outweighs any potential risks with this FDA effort.
New York Post
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40
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