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BENTLEY: How the spending bill can save lives: End the war on vaping

So, while the rest of world innovates and continues to give smokers access to safer to better and products that will help smokers quit, America could be in a position where cigarettes can be sold just as easily as before, but the market for safer alterna
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Mar 13, 2018 17:12
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[UK] Children who try e-cigarettes are 12 times more likely to start smoking tobacco compared to those who have never used them

Scientists have uncovered strong evidence of a so-called ‘gateway effect’, according to the first UK study of its kind. The results are highly controversial because public health officials have been promoting e-cigarettes as a safe way of quitting smoki
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 13, 2018 15:51
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What Changes Have Made Vaping More Popular

Vaporizers Are a Healthier Alternative to Cigarettes / Compared to the smoking, this liquid smells better, and the vapor disappears quickly / The use of vaporizers by celebrities has made it more popular than ever...Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio ha
Times Square Chronicles
added Mar 13, 2018 15:43
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[Australia] $16bn up in smoke as tobacco use rises for first time in decade

Expenditure on tobacco products, which has been in steady decline for a generation, rose 2.6 per cent in the final quarter of 2017...“People can buy lethal tobacco cigarettes on every street corner but are unable to legally purchase a far safer alternati
The Australian (au)
added Mar 13, 2018 15:07
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PHILLIPS: TOBACCO CONTROL’S ORWELLIAN STATEMENT OF ‘HUMAN RIGHTS’ FROM #WCTOH2018

Probably the worst was an official statement adopted at the meeting entitled, “Cape Town Declaration on Human Rights and a Tobacco-free World.” With this, a lobbying enterprise whose efforts are entirely about denying people’s choices tries to claim the
Daily Vaper (Daily Caller)
added Mar 13, 2018 04:36
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[South Africa] President of Smoke-Free Foundation Banned From Tobacco Conference

Derek Yach has been trying to explain that in order to combat the current smoking epidemic, dialogue and collaboration is needed, not hostility. “I am deeply disappointed, therefore, by WHO’s complete mischaracterisation of the nature, structure and inten
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 10, 2018 18:33
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GREENHUT / WADE: Cancer society’s evolving position on vaping refreshing

The eye-opener came when the ACS “recommend[ed] that clinicians support all attempts to quit the use of combustible tobacco and work with smokers to eventually stop using any tobacco product, including e-cigarettes.” ACS appears to continue struggling wi
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Mar 9, 2018 20:21
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Vape safe? South Africans and their smoking trends are in for a change

Executive Director of the National Council Against Smoking, Savera Kalideen, attended the conference and says that South Africans want change. According to Kalideen, the ideas put forward by Motsoaledi have been tested on a global basis and have been to
TheSouthAfrican.com (za)
added Mar 9, 2018 15:01
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[Africa, South Africa] E-cigarettes don't help you quit smoking and are actually harmful: experts

Gravely told the World Conference on Tobacco or Health that the trend of “vaping” has risen exponentially globally over the years, even though it comes with substantial health risks. The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) has found that “whil
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Mar 8, 2018 23:06
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[North Carolina] 22nd Century finishes 2017 with larger loss

The bulk of 22nd Century’s revenue comes from production of traditional tobacco products, such as filtered cigars, and from very-low-nicotine cigarettes, its Spectrum-branded line, sold to government agencies for use in public-health studies. The company
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 8, 2018 17:30
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