Headlines Tagged with Harm Reduction — 1,490 headlines found
they have turned to the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to get the toxins out of their raw material, tobacco, to make it less harmful for people who patronise their product. The Operations and Marketing Manager of the National Institute of Ag
Apr 21, 2014 GhanaWeb (nl)
added Apr 22, 2014 14:36
The vapour electronic cigarettes produce is all but odourless and, many argue, far, far safer than tobacco smoke for users and anyone within second-hand range. While odourless, however, so called e-cigarettes are producing the stench of controversy as th
Apr 20, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 21, 2014 17:27
Regulators should not take narrow-minded decisions to occupy an invented moral high ground. Instead, they should follow the science. This provides overwhelming evidence that electronic cigarettes are a benefit.
Apr 21, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 21, 2014 15:50
E-cigarettes are capable of disrupting those trends, allowing our children to grow up in a world without combustion smoking. Providing 42 million U.S. smokers with a viable path to quit would transform our nation's health and economy. That lofty goal is
Apr 18, 2014 USA Today
added Apr 18, 2014 17:50
Companies like to paint a black-and-white picture of a new era of safe smoking. “Cigarettes, you've met your match,” NJOY proudly proclaims in its Super Bowl ads. Whether e-cigs are genuinely safe is far hazier.
Apr 16, 2014 Scientific American
added Apr 16, 2014 11:24
Brad Rodu, a professor of medicine at the University of Louisville and a smokeless-tobacco advocate, said he views the CDC report as “another example of a relentless, orchestrated campaign to demonize e-cigarettes.” He said the CDC report does not put th
Apr 4, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 16, 2014 11:18
The moral of the story here is, while smoking e-cigarettes is harmful, it still hurts you less than smoking actual cigarettes. Also, many people claim e-cigs a great cigarette cessation tool, although some studies refute this.
Apr 10, 2014 Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:39
Recently, I started huffing vapors produced by heating up compounds used in some types of antifreeze... No one yet knows what the long-term health effects of inhaling this stuff will be, yet it is cheap, widely available, glamorized in advertisements, and
Apr 9, 2014 Baltimore City Paper
added Apr 8, 2014 22:15
AGENDA: EvidenceBased Science, Electronic Cigarettes & Tobacco Harm Reduction / May 19 22, 2014 Kingsmill Resort, Williamsburg, Virginia (PDF)
Dr. Michael Cummings of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) will provide Roswell Park’s “Surgeon General Report Exhibition” and Dr. Alan Blum his video “Blowing Smoke” Monday, May 19th Deeming Regulations
Apr 4, 2014 Tobacco Merchants Association (TMA)
added Apr 4, 2014 13:10
Cigarettes are the nicotine product causing by far the most harm to users and others in the world today. Attempts to switch to non-combusted sources of nicotine should be encouraged as the harms from these products are much lower.
Apr 4, 2014 European Addiction Research
added Apr 4, 2014 12:22