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U.S. House Appropriations Committee Adopts Amendment To Move FDA Predicate Date for Vapor Products / SFATA Says Congressional Action is 'Good for Public Health'

"Today is a good day for the vapor industry in the effort to help reduce the public harm caused by smoking, specifically because it helps protect the consumer-driven innovations made in the vapor industry over the past several years," said Cynthia Cabrer
PR Newswire
added Apr 19, 2016 21:54
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E-Cigarettes: Clearing the Air

Safety claims of e-cigarettes have been circulating, with the majority of the published information, which can be misleading, coming from the manufacturers of e-cigarettes. This article discusses 5 myths about e-cigarettes and the facts behind each one.
Pharmacy Times
added Apr 10, 2016 16:49
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[Australia] E-CIGS: A HELP OR A HARM?

Below, AMA member Dr Colin Mendelsohn, a tobacco treatment specialist, raises objections to the AMA’s current position on e-cigarettes, and the AMA responds.
Australian Medical Association (au)
added Apr 6, 2016 16:48
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Professional disruption in health regulation: electronic cigarettes in the European Union

In the case of e-cigarette regulation in the EU, this resulted in a strong challenge to the central institution of abstinence in the organizational field of tobacco control. Professionals in this field are now more divided than previously, and professiona
Journal of Professions and Organization
added Mar 30, 2016 20:59
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SULLUM: Equating Vaping With Smoking Is Medical Malpractice

Celebrity doctor Margaret Cuomo falsely claims e-cigarettes are "at least as harmful" as the real thing.
Reason Magazine
added Mar 28, 2016 23:20
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Americans Say E-Cigs Should Be Regulated Like Tobacco Cigs

Most U.S. adults favor some type of regulation for e-cigarettes. A majority, 60%, say e-cigarettes should be regulated as much as tobacco cigarettes. An additional 19% say e-cigarettes should be regulated, but not as much as regular cigarettes. Seventeen
finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Mar 4, 2016 14:05
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[Australia, UK] CHAPMAN: How shaky are the twin pillars of the case for e-cigarettes?

vaping advocates valiantly insist that their mission of “saving a billion lives” this century from tobacco deaths is so important that e-cigarettes should be able to by-pass all of the regulatory oversights that sensibly apply to chemicals and pharmaceuti
The Conversation (au)
added Jan 14, 2016 21:12
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[Maine] Vaping’s popularity sparks talk of regulation

But to Kreis, the devices’ growing popularity is helping people break decades-long smoking habits. “It’s really turned into quite a big movement,” said Kreis, who opened his store on Market Street in June 2014. “I couldn’t count how many people have com
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jan 10, 2016 15:25
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How The Media Totally Exaggerated Study On Risk Of ‘Popcorn Lung’ From E-Cigarettes

But the headlines may be shielding the truth about the potential risk of popcorn lung from using e-cigarettes. Dr. Konstantinos Farsalinos, an expert on e-cigarette research and an opponent of putting diacetyl in e-liquids, writes, “tobacco cigarette smo
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:21
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SIEGEL/BALLIN: Smokers deserve lower-risk alternatives to the deadly cigarette

the federal government needs a more rational approach to the regulation of tobacco and nicotine products that regulates all products based on their risks and relative risks. Protecting the cigarette industry while stifling innovation of new and much safer
The Hill
added Dec 1, 2015 19:20
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