Headlines Tagged with Harm Reduction — 4,558 headlines found
In an interview with MedPage Today, American Lung Association public policy spokesperson Erika Sward noted that since e-cigarettes are regulated in Great Britain, but are not yet regulated in the U.S., comparing what is happening in the two countries is
Apr 28, 2016 MedPage Today
added Apr 29, 2016 12:10
There's much to be learned from the U.K. experience and perspective if we are to arrive at a balanced approach to regulating e-cigarettes that both protects youth and offers the promise of meaningful harm reduction for current smokers who switch to e-ciga
Apr 28, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 28, 2016 17:34
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
Apr 19, 2016 PR Newswire
added Apr 19, 2016 21:54
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.
Apr 8, 2016 Pharmacy Times
added Apr 10, 2016 16:49
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.
Apr 4, 2016 Australian Medical Association (au)
added Apr 6, 2016 16:48
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
Mar 30, 2016 Journal of Professions and Organization
added Mar 30, 2016 20:59
Celebrity doctor Margaret Cuomo falsely claims e-cigarettes are "at least as harmful" as the real thing.
Mar 28, 2016 Reason Magazine
added Mar 28, 2016 23:20
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
Mar 4, 2016 finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Mar 4, 2016 14:05
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
Jan 14, 2016 The Conversation (au)
added Jan 14, 2016 21:12
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
Jan 10, 2016 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jan 10, 2016 15:25