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YACH: The WHO FCTC at 10: progress has been mixed

Multinationals seek predictability and respectability. The FCTC gave them the first and harm reduction may give them the second. There is no example of a legal consumer goods sector being regulated out of existence.
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Feb 27, 2015 13:16
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[UK] BAULD: There's no evidence e-cigarettes are as harmful as smoking

Nash Riggins claims that vaping is just as dangerous as smoking... In the near future at least some electronic cigarettes will become licensed as stop smoking medicines, and when that happens NHS bans will be unworkable. For the moment, however, they simp
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 23, 2015 12:59
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[UK] THOMPSON: ‘Smoking kills, nicotine doesn’t’: a huge boost for campaigners who say e-cigs save lives

Derek Yach has done more than any man alive to eradicate smoking....But his article in today’s Spectator Health breaks ranks with former colleagues in the WHO...Their ‘intransigence’ threatens the lives of millions, he argues. As matters stand, a billion
The Spectator (uk)
added Feb 21, 2015 22:09
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[UK] RIGGINS: Don’t fall for the hype. Nicotine is a poison, no matter how it is delivered

Lobbyists and health campaigners are touting e-cigarettes as a safer version of the real thing, but there’s no evidence to prove that they are
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Feb 20, 2015 16:01
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[Europe] Understanding the emergence of the tobacco industry's use of the term tobacco harm reduction in order to inform public health policy [FREE FULL TEXT]

Transnational tobacco companies’ harm reduction discourse should be seen as opportunistic tactical adaptation to policy change rather than a genuine commitment to harm reduction. Care should be taken that this does not undermine gains hitherto secured in
Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:42
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April 9-10, 2015 TPSAC Meeting Notice

Committee will discuss modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) submitted by Swedish Match North America Inc. for 10 tobacco products: • MR0000020: General Loose, smokeless tobacco, loose snus, 1.59 oz (45g), cardboard can (SKU 4852); • MR00000
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Feb 19, 2015 21:24
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STOP TOBACCO / CALL FOR DOCTORS, HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AND SCIENTISTS IN SUPPORT OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES.

As physicians and health professionals we see everyday patients who are severely affected by tobacco smoking, many of whom will eventually die or have their health severely affected despite our help and advice. Tobacco smoking remains the most serious pu
MOVE- Medical Organizations supporting Vaping and Electronic cigarettes (European Free Vaping Initiative) (es)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:26
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Supporters

Group of professionals who support this statement: PROFESSOR GERRY STIMSON / DAVID SWEANOR Public Health Law / SALLY SATEL Psychiatry And Addiction Md / MURRAY LAUGESEN Public Health / GILBERT ROSS Public Health, Internal Medicine / BRAD RODU Oral Pa
MOVE- Medical Organizations supporting Vaping and Electronic cigarettes (European Free Vaping Initiative) (es)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:23
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VIDEO: YACH: E-cigarettes save lives / I understand why anti-smoking activists so distrust vaping. I'm one of them. But the evidence is clear

If influential health officials were to make these points repeatedly, public sentiment towards e-cigs would shift quickly...All of us involved in tobacco control need to keep that prize in mind as we redouble efforts to make up for 50 years of ignoring th
The Spectator (uk)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:12
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PinneyAssociates and Subsidiary Enter into Product Development and Consulting Agreements with Subsidiaries of Reynolds American Inc.

with Niconovum USA and other..."Our overriding objective is to minimize the death and disease caused by conventional cigarette smoking as quickly as possible, and we believe we have a powerful opportunity to advance this objective with these new relations
PR Newswire
added Feb 19, 2015 16:48
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