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LLOYD: How Republicans Can Rescue E-Cigs from the FDA

But the possibility the Trump administration might be friendly enough to free market innovation to step in and overturn these burdensome regulations gives vapers a new hope. Now, they look for follow through.
Weekly Standard
added Dec 16, 2016 18:35
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researchers reviewed nearly 700 e-cigarette studies. what did they find?

“Only by understanding the total impact of these products—including patterns of use and long-term health effects—can we design policies that strike the appropriate balance between potential benefits and harms to public health,” Glasser said.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:25
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House ‘Freedom Caucus’ Asks Trump To Undo 232 Rules On Net Neutrality, Tobacco, Nursing Homes & Ceiling Fans

wants cigarettes and other tobacco products removed from under the regulatory thumb of the Food and Drug Administration... The caucus also seeks to prevent the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development from banning smoking inside of all public housing.
The Consumerist (blog)
added Dec 16, 2016 16:44
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FDA opens door to reduced risk claim for Swedish Match snus tobacco

The agency said the company could not remove a warning that the products may cause gum disease and tooth loss. But it deferred a decision on whether to allow the company to claim the products cause less harm than cigarettes. It also deferred a decision
Reuters
added Dec 14, 2016 20:51
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FDA Issues a Response to Application From Swedish Match

Swedish Match was informed earlier today by the FDA that General Snus will not, for the time being, be designated as a Modified Risk Tobacco Product - MRTP. The FDA did, however, outline the process forward and encouraged Swedish Match to continue its ef
PR Newswire
added Dec 14, 2016 20:25
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How the FDA Helped Philip Morris Crush the E-Cig Competition

Despite the obvious benefits to the user from not inhaling the toxic chemicals associated with a cigarette's smoke, e-cig manufacturers aren't allowed to tout them as a healthier alternative without getting prior approval from the FDA. Philip Morris is s
Motley Fool
added Dec 14, 2016 20:04
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[North Carolina] Study targets perception of Natural American Spirit as less harmful

An anti-tobacco advocacy group has released a study in which it tries to debunk the perception that Natural American Spirit super-premium cigarettes are a less harmful option for smokers. About 64 percent of smokers say they believe Natural American, ma
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 14, 2016 20:01
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FDA takes action on applications seeking to market modified risk tobacco products

Based on the scientific evidence provided in the applications, as well as other available data, the agency determined that the request to remove the warning related to gum disease and tooth loss should be denied because these products can cause gum disea
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 14, 2016 19:53
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FDA denies bid to drop some warnings from tobacco pouches

it denied the request by Swedish Match to remove warnings about gum disease and tooth loss from its chewable pouches, called snus. It's the first decision of its kind handed down by the agency since it gained authority to review the relative risks of toba
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 14, 2016 19:51
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FDA Is Right to Reject Swedish Match’s Flawed Application to Remove Health Warnings on Its Smokeless Tobacco Products

The FDA had no choice but to reject this application based on the current record because Swedish Match failed to provide sufficient scientific evidence to support its claims and failed to meet the standard set by law for allowing modified risk claims. As
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 14, 2016 19:34
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