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National Park Service to Update Smoking Regs to Include E-Cigarettes

The proposed revisions would change the regulation that defines smoking to include the use of electronic cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS). The proposed revisions would also allow a superintendent to close an area, building,
National Park Service (U.S. Department of the Interior)
added Jan 7, 2017 03:24
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Clarification of When Products Made or Derived from Tobacco are Regulated as Drugs, Devices, or Combination Products; Amendments to Regulations Regarding "Intended Uses"

This document is unpublished. It is scheduled to be published on 01/09/2017. Once it is published it will be available on this page in an official form. Until then, you can download the unpublished PDF version.
Federal Register
added Jan 6, 2017 17:47
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[New York] SMOKERS’ RIGHTS GROUP TO SUE IF HUD RULE TO BAN SMOKING IN PUBLIC HOUSING IS NOT REVOKED BY TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

C.L.A.S.H.) first appeals to President-elect Donald Trump to renounce this unprecedented modern day storming of federal government into private homes by rescinding this rule upon taking office. Its institution represents a degradation of fundamental Amer
NYC C.L.A.S.H.
added Jan 6, 2017 01:50
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[Asia, Pakistan] Govt slammed for failing to enforce tobacco ban

The Coalition for Tobacco Control-Pakistan (CTC-Pak) said on Tuesday that the provincial government had failed to enforce its own decision of banning the sale and use of sheesha, gutka, and mainpuri and smoking at public places.
The News (pk)
added Jan 6, 2017 01:12
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More Smokers Trying to Quit - Data to Inform Health Policy

Data from more than 40,000 adult smokers in the U.S. reveal a substantial increase in serious attempts to quit smoking between 2012 to 2014, according to a new study appearing in the journal, Addiction. In 2014, 55% of adult smokers reported making a ser
PR Newswire
added Jan 5, 2017 21:16
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U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Fall: Report

"The drop in cancer mortality is primarily the result of large declines in the four major causes of cancer death -- lung, colorectal, breast and prostate...This progress is driven by declines in smoking prevalence beginning in the 1960s, and improvements
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 5, 2017 21:14
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[UK] Doctors urge Theresa May to publish anti-smoking strategy

More than 1,000 doctors, healthcare professionals and public health experts, including heads of royal colleges and public health institutions, are calling on the prime minister to publish the latest tobacco control plan without delay. In a letter to The
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 5, 2017 16:01
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Battery Safety Concerns in Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems; Public Workshop; Establishment of a Public Docket; Request for Comments

The public workshop will be held on April 19 and 20, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Individuals who wish to attend the public workshop must register by March 17, 2017. Electronic or written comments to the docket will be accepted until May 22, 2017.
Federal Register
added Jan 5, 2017 04:37
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Battery Safety Concerns in Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) Public Workshop - April 2017

FDA/CTP is hosting a science-based public workshop to gather information and stimulate discussion on batteries used in electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), including electronic cigarettes. In particular, CTP seeks to gather information about bat
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 4, 2017 06:09
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Tobacco chaws to go the way of the spitball

Players new to the majors won’t be able to dip next year without risk of penalty, a provision under baseball’s tentative five-year labor agreement reached last month. “I think the smokeless tobacco ban is both logical and I am thankful,” Los Angeles Ang
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 3, 2017 22:55
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