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Cigar News: Texas Cigar Groups Petition Court to Throw Out Warning Label Requirements while FDA Seeks to Combine Cases

the Texas Group believes they are entitled to a preliminary injunction against the enforcement of the FDA’s regulations on Warning Labels. The group points out: “Plaintiffs already have begun to incur significant compliance costs, which will only mount
Cigar Coop
added Apr 6, 2018 19:09
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FDA Update on Provisional Substantial Equivalence (SE) Review Process

FDA is announcing a change in its process for reviewing the marketing SE Reports for a subset of tobacco products – known as “provisional substantial equivalence tobacco products” – that have been provisionally permitted to be sold on the market since 201
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 19, 2018 23:37
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FDA Update on Provisional Substantial Equivalence (SE) Review Process

Since the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA) was signed in 2009, FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) has been responsible for using the tools of product regulation to help reduce the disease and death associated with tobacco use
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 19, 2018 23:33
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American Lung Association to Offer Assistance with Implementing HUD's Smokefree Housing Rule

will help facilitate successful implementation of the rule through the Smokefree Public Housing Initiative. The American Lung Association will assist public housing agencies (PHAs) through this new initiative in fostering a smooth transition in select sta
PR Newswire
added Apr 5, 2018 15:32
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FDA chief: Opioids are 'biggest crisis facing the FDA'

Gottlieb..."Nicotine's not a completely benign substance but it doesn't cause cancer. "The nicotine is what hooks people on the combustion,"...to crack down on companies who are marketing e-cigarettes to America's youth.
CNN
added Apr 5, 2018 15:20
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Maximizing the Impact of Tobacco 21 Laws Across the United States ($$)

American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 13, 2018 17:16
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[Kentucky] Projected burley tobacco acreage reaches new low

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Prospective Plantings report, which was released last week, projects that burley tobacco growers in Kentucky will set 57,000 acres for harvest this year. That’s down 6,000 acres from last year and a far cry from the 1
Bowling Green (KY) Daily News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:24
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[Arkansas] Tobacco lawsuits from the past may signal future in fight against opioids

“We oversee, monitor and evaluate programs that are funded through the tobacco settlement dollars,” said Matt Gilmore, the director of the tiny Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission. For 18 years, it's been this 9-person panel that has funneled million
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Apr 3, 2018 15:27
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[UK] Couples desperate for a baby are told they will NOT get free IVF if they use e-cigarettes or nicotine patches

An increasing number of health authorities are adopting the policy – even though there is scant evidence that ‘vaping’ harms human fertility or unborn children. At least 16 NHS authorities in England, called clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), now refu
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:53
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More Women Die of Lung Cancer in 2 U.S. 'Hot Spots'

The first cluster or "hot spot" comprises 669 counties in Appalachia and the Midwest, and the second is 81 counties in the northern Midwest, according to the analysis of U.S. National Cancer Institute data. Nationwide, the rate of lung cancer death amon
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 31, 2018 20:26
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