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Consortium on Methods Evaluating Tobacco: Research Tools to Inform FDA Regulation of Snus

Using our study methods and the convergence of results, the snus that we tested as a potential modified risk tobacco product is likely to neither result in substantial public health harm nor benefit.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:23
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WADE: Feds should think twice before trying to reduce nicotine in cigarettes

But with only a few clinical studies that examine the quit rates among people who use VLNCs, the assumption that these products make it easier to quit — especially for those who are not interested in quitting — remains open to question.
The Hill
added Oct 5, 2017 18:12
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Much ado over cigarette pack labels and health risk warnings

Garnick, Altria's executive vice president and general counsel explained that this lawsuit was focusing on the industry’s behavior in the 1950’s and since then the whole industry has undergone a sea change. He added that they are now under the regulations
News-Medical.net
added Oct 5, 2017 12:39
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Study finds switching to e-cigs could save up to 6.6 million lives

As has been the case in most studies reviewing a potential reduced-risk for e-cigs, what these results signify depend on where individuals fall on the anti-tobacco, anti-smoking spectrum. Some anti-tobacco advocacy groups and Democratic congressional le
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 4, 2017 19:46
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The FDA just approved the first mobile device and app to help you quit smoking

Carrot just got cleared for its at-home sensor to track carbon monoxide levels, which tend to be higher in smokers. It also has a virtual coaching program to promote behavior change. The goal is to develop the first "scalable, evidence-based smoking cess
CNBC
added Oct 4, 2017 12:01
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FDA clears first over-the-counter (OTC) carbon monoxide breath sensor for use in smoking cessation programs

Carrot Inc. announced today that its Carbon Monoxide Breath Sensor System has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for over-the-counter (OTC) commercial use in smoking cessation programs. The Bluetooth-enabled mobile device, which p
PR Newswire
added Oct 3, 2017 16:50
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What a ban on e-cigarette flavors could mean for smokers

• If menthol in traditional cigarettes were banned, there would be a 4.8% reduction and most smokers would shift to e-cigarettes, while others said they would quit smoking altogether... according to new research by from Yale School of Public Health and th
CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 3, 2017 16:50
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FDA needs to extend the public comment period on PM MRTP for iQOS for 180 days after the FULL application is public

Dear Mr. Zeller: I am writing on behalf of UCSF TCORS ...on the modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) for IQOS system with Marlboro Heatsticks, IQOS system with Marlboro Smooth Menthol Heatsticks, and IQOS system with Marlboro Fresh Menth
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 3, 2017 14:35
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[Vermont] National Conference on “Tobacco Regulatory Science” to Address FDA’s New Comprehensive Plan for Nicotine Regulation

22nd Century...announced...Vermont Center on Behavior and Health’s 5th Annual Conference will focus on Tobacco Regulatory Science and will include the prodigious science surrounding 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine tobacco cigarettes....Zeller’s address c
Business Wire
added Oct 3, 2017 14:31
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Investors should get hooked on tobacco stocks’ earnings growth and pricing power, Morgan Stanley writes

“Our view is that any action is likely to be many years away, and is arguably balanced by the opportunity in next-generation products for those who are well positioned,” it wrote in a report exclusively provided to MarketWatch.
CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 3, 2017 13:10
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