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New York considering e-cigarette ban as FDA looks to restrict sales

With a nationwide ban of flavored vape cartridges looming overhead, a portion of the $3 billion dollar industry could go up in smoke. Flavors like creme brulee -- and even menthol could be on the chopping block. Meanwhile, the Empire State could ban
WENY-TV (Horseheads, NY)
added Nov 14, 2018 17:35
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CTP Compliance & Enforcement

A Civil Money Penalty (CMP) Complaint is used to initiate an administrative legal action against a retailer that can result in a monetary penalty, called a Civil Money Penalty. The Tobacco Control Act provides that the amount of a CMP for violations of
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 14, 2018 03:25
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Canada’s Message to Teenagers: Marijuana Is Legal Now. Please Don’t Smoke It.

Held less than a week before Canada was set to legalize cannabis, the public health session had a message for parents: Marijuana would be legal for adults, but it was not safe for young people. And parents needed to instill in their children the idea th
New York Times
added Nov 13, 2018 16:41
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

To Comment on the Philip Morris Products S.A. MRTP Applications You may submit comments including data, research, and other related information to docket FDA-2017-D-3001. There is currently no deadline for public comments. There may be conflicting deadli
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 12, 2018 21:21
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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2017

Nationwide, 8.8% of high school students had smoked cigarettes and 13.2% had used an electronic vapor product on at least 1 day during the 30 days before the survey
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:12
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UCLA-affiliated professors nominated for EPA Scientific Advisory Board

James Enstrom, a former UCLA professor who claims he was wrongly terminated because of his controversial position on certain air pollutants, was nominated to the Science Advisory Board... the president of the Scientific Integrity Institute, which he found
Daily Bruin (UCLA)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:17
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FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes to curb teen use - as New York vows to BAN them altogether

'What I can't tolerate is another year of this level of growth,' FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in an interview Wednesday. But he was swiftly upstaged by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who said the state plans to ban the sale of flavored e-cigare
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 10, 2018 18:14
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FDA Will Ban Many Flavored E-Cigarettes

A senior FDA official said details of the ban would be announced next week, and that menthol and mint flavors would be exempt, The New York Times reported. The agency will also mandate age-verification measures for online sales to prevent minors from buy
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 10, 2018 17:26
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Fla. Jury Says Engle Plaintiff Was Not Addicted ($$)

found the plaintiff was not addicted and thus disqualified as an Engle class member, capping a dispute so bitterly fought it made a judge leave after its second trial. The jury in Jacksonville, Florida, decided that Eddie Starbuck, the surviving spouse o
Law360
added Nov 9, 2018 03:28
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[Australia] No butts – it’s time to help people with mental health conditions quit smoking

Some health professionals may have put smoking in the “too hard basket” for certain patients with complex or urgent health needs. But there is good evidence people with mental illnesses want to quit smoking, that they are capable of quitting, and that sm
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:19
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