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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Get flavored e-cigarettes hooking teens off the shelf

Washington state officials can help by raising the age to 21 to buy these products — along with tobacco — or consider banning e-cigarettes outright as San Francisco has done. Even though state and federal laws already ban vaping-product sales to anyone
Seattle (WA) Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:19
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SULLUM: New restrictions on e-cigarettes will deter adult smokers from switching

The percentage of teenagers who vape often enough to become addicted to nicotine is much smaller. In the 2015 NYTS, for example, just 2.5 percent of high school students (16 percent of current users) reported vaping on 20 or more days in the previous mon
Chicago Sun-Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:01
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ARAGÓN / SMITH: Big Tobacco is marketing vapes to our kids, so our city took them on and won — it’s the FDA’s turn now

"Big tobacco sees vaping as their future," these are the words of Patrick Reynolds, an anti-tobacco activist and executive director of Foundation for Smokefree America. He is the grandson of R.J. Reynolds, the man behind a namesake tobacco company largel
The Hill
added Sep 19, 2018 19:58
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[Wisconsin] Survey: More Dane County Youth Vaping, Fewer Smoking Tobacco Cigarettes

Smoking tobacco cigarettes has declined among Dane County youth but use of electronic cigarettes has gone up, according to a new local survey of middle and high schoolers. The 2018 Dane County Youth Assessment comes on the heels of a national crackdown o
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:57
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Putting the Brake on E-Cigarettes

Joanna Cohen, the Bloomberg professor of disease prevention at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and director of the Institute for Global Tobacco Control,... The interview has been edited for length and clarity.
U.S. News & World Report
added Sep 19, 2018 19:57
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BRIANT: Tobacco Group Takes Stance on E-Cig Flavors / NATO says bans not the answer to teen vaping

In conclusion, local government officials should focus on responding to the underlying causes of risky teenager behavior rather than adopting an ordinance that simply bans all legal tobacco products. A policy that outright prohibits flavored tobacco prod
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:23
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on launch of 'The Real Cost' Youth E-Cigarette Prevention Campaign amid evidence of sharply rising use among kids

there's no good news. We've had to start taking some actions before the final results of this data can be made public. We will make these results public very soon. But we have an obligation to act on what we know. And what we know is very disturbing.
PR Newswire
added Sep 19, 2018 19:11
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FDA’s New E-Cigarette Prevention Campaign Needed Now More than Ever to Stem ‘Disturbing’ Epidemic

need to be accompanied by strong action by the FDA that prohibits e-cigarette manufacturers from selling products with flavors and using advertising themes and images that appeal to kids. The FDA must also reverse its decision allowing e-cigarettes introd
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 19, 2018 18:50
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DORFMAN: E-Cigarette Math And The FDA's Regulatory Dilemma

the balance on e-cigarettes is 1.5 million adult smokers turned into ex-smokers versus half a million teenagers trying smoking. If one values all smokers equally, regardless of age, then e-cigarettes are a clear net positive for public health. If you valu
Forbes
added Sep 19, 2018 18:42
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Will Altria Sell Marijuana and Forget About E-Cigarettes?

investors should realize that neither the cannabis nor e-cig headlines will have much of an impact on Altria's growth. Instead, they should focus on the FDA's proposals for lower-nicotine cigarettes -- which could deal serious damage to its core business.
Motley Fool
added Sep 19, 2018 18:40
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