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Nicotine Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: A Global Review

This intentionally selective global review reflects the views and frustrations of a public health physician with 45 years of frontline experience in tobacco control. ... there is much in cigarette smoke that can be changed to make it less carcinogenic an
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 5, 2013 23:38
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[Florida] FDA to now begin investigating e-cigarettes

At the e-cig kiosk in Paddock Mall, owner Johnny Mays — who calls himself Johnny Vapor, master vaporologist — defended the world's fastest-growing tobacco trend. Mays held a 48-page e-cigarette study commissioned by the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarett
Ocala (FL) Star-Banner
added Jul 17, 2013 08:56
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Trump’s FDA Chief Charts a Policy Shift Beyond Tobacco Products

Gottlieb, 45, has gained an early reputation for moving swiftly in an executive branch that has been bogged down by political drama and a relatively slow pace in filling key posts across many agencies. It’s not clear whether Gottlieb personally sought Pr
Bloomberg News
added Jul 31, 2017 13:38
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[Colorado] Insights Abound at Smoker Friendly Conference

Last week, I had the honor of moderating a panel of leaders from innovative cigar, RYO/MYO and cigarette manufacturers at the 2015 Smoker Friendly Conference and Tobacco Festival. Dan Carr, president of General Cigar, Richmond, Va., J. Kelly Michols, CEO
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 26, 2015 22:19
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RODU: Experts to FDA: End the smokeless tobacco misinformation campaign

Two internationally renowned tobacco policy experts are urging... Kozlowski and Sweanor echo my criticism of the FDA’s war on smokeless, noting that “consumers and potential consumers have a fundamental right (based on the principles of autonomy, health
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Feb 3, 2017 03:40
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FDA Acknowledges Receipt of 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine Modified Risk Tobacco Product Application

With more than 200 patents relating to the genes in the tobacco plant responsible for nicotine production, 22nd Century is the only company in the world capable of growing virtually nicotine-free tobacco. Though Very Low Nicotine cigarettes have the taste
Business Wire
added Mar 31, 2016 16:08
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Reynolds, Imperial Get FDA Warnings for ‘Natural’ Labels

warned three tobacco companies that they need to prove cigarettes they’ve labeled as “natural” or “additive-free” are less harmful in order to keep marketing them that way. Imperial Tobacco Group’s Winston, Reynolds American Inc.’s Natural American Spirit
Bloomberg News
added Aug 27, 2015 21:47
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[North Carolina] Senator asks FDA for clarity on consequences of new e-cig rules

A Republican Senate committee chairman has sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration asking “for assistance in understanding the consequences” of its new rules on electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and chairman of the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 27, 2016 11:41
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LANE: Electronic Cigarettes -- Let's Think Before We Inhale

Let's pause and think before we inhale the hype of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). As is the case with conventional cigarettes, e-cigarettes deliver nicotine, an addictive drug. Beyond their addictive quality, the health consequences of e-cigarette
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 26, 2013 21:56
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[New York] Who Made That Cigarette Filter?

Robert N. Proctor, a professor of the history of science at Stanford . . . Here he talks about the promises made for filters. Were filters used to obscure the dangers of cigarettes? Oh, yes. Filters are the deadliest fraud in the history of human civili
New York Times
added Jul 6, 2012 11:56
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