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Senators Urge FDA to Get Tough on Flavored Vaping Products

The letter poses a number of pointed questions as to how FDA will seek to curb e-cigarette use in children moving forward and is particularly critical of FDA’s 2017 decision to delay its regulation of e-cigarette products and flavorings from 2018 to 2022
National Law Review
added Jul 27, 2018 21:41
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Labeling and Warning Statements for Tobacco Products

FDA has provided a compliance date of August 10, 2018, for the required health warning statements on packages and advertisements for "covered" tobacco products and roll-your-own / cigarette tobacco products.*
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 26, 2018 17:04
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Americans Say Marijuana, Vaping Less Harmful Than Tobacco

Americans see each of four tobacco-based products -- cigarettes, chewing tobacco, cigars and pipes -- as being much more harmful to people who use them than marijuana and e-cigarettes, commonly known as vaping.
Gallup Organization
added Jul 28, 2018 03:06
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[Asia, China] State Council appoints, removes officials

The State Council, China's cabinet, announced...Zhang Jianmin was appointed head of the State Tobacco Monopoly Administration, replacing Ling Chengxing.
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:00
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[New York] Warning label may have misled tobacco consumers for over 30 years

“This product is not a safe alternative to cigarettes.” That warning, however, obscured an important distinction — that cigarettes are much more harmful to health than smokeless tobacco products — and over the 30-plus years since, the American public has
University of Buffalo
added Jul 26, 2018 02:12
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Americans Say Marijuana, Vaping Less Harmful Than Tobacco

Americans see each of four tobacco-based products -- cigarettes, chewing tobacco, cigars and pipes -- as being much more harmful to people who use them than marijuana and e-cigarettes, commonly known as vaping.
Gallup Organization
added Jul 26, 2018 02:07
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[South Carolina] Charleston public housing braces for challenges as it goes smoke-free

When the nation’s public housing goes smoke-free next week, the Charleston Housing Authority admits it will be struggling with how to enforce the ban even after adopting its own no-smoking policy last fall. Don Cameron, executive director of the Charles
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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Antismoking laws in Armenia not aimed at filling government budget – expert

Antismoking laws in Armenia are not aimed at filling the government budget, but they are just disciplinary measures, David Petrosyan, director of the National Disease Control and Prophylaxis Institute, told journalists on Tuesday.
ANN/Groong [Armenian News Network]
added Jul 28, 2018 03:08
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In U.S., Smoking Rate Hits New Low at 16%

Smoking rate has fallen most sharply among young adults / Middle-aged adults now more likely to smoke than youngest adults / Sixteen percent of U.S. adults say they smoked a cigarette in the past week, by one percentage point the lowest level on record s
Gallup Organization
added Jul 26, 2018 02:09
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[North Carolina] Juul continues to expand market share gap with Vuse

Juul’s market share increased from 68 percent to 70.5 percent in the four-week period that ended July 14. Meanwhile, Vuse’s market share dropped from 11.5 percent to 10.8 percent even as it lowered some product pricing to drive sales. Juul, made by Juu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 26, 2018 01:09
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