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FDA Accepts and Files U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company’s Modified Risk Tobacco Product Application

The application requests FDA authorization to make one claim: “IF YOU SMOKE CONSIDER THIS: Switching completely to this product from cigarettes reduces risk of lung cancer.” “It’s critical that smokers have accurate, non-misleading health information ab
Business Wire
added Sep 19, 2018 18:20
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[North Carolina] FDA committee recommends moving forward with Camel Snus review

A scientific advisory committee of the [FDA] approved advancing the applications for six Camel Snus styles to the agency. The styles are Frost, Frost Large, Mellow, Mint, Robust and Winterchill. Snus, which became popular first in Sweden, are teabag-lik
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 17, 2018 17:09
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E-Cigarettes, Snus Get a Wary Reception as Alternatives to Smoking

The dilemma underscores the difficult balance the FDA is attempting to maintain as it weighs support for new types of cigarette alternatives. Even as the agency wants to help smokers quit, Gottlieb said he worries that e-cigarettes may be luring kids who
Bloomberg News
added Sep 17, 2018 16:59
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[UK] Vapers rise 'to more than three million' in Britain

The number of vapers in Great Britain has topped three million for the first time - four times the number in 2012, according to a survey by [ASH]. Most use e-cigarettes because they have quit smoking and 40% are smokers who are trying to give up. The e
BBC Online
added Sep 17, 2018 16:41
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[New York] Affordable vaping for smokers in poor countries branded 'a human rights issue'

Addressing a 300-strong audience of tobacco and vaping industry representatives, Helen Redmond, an expert in substance use at [NYU]'s Silver School of Social Work, said people in poor countries should not be priced out of nicotine-based products that cou
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 20:49
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Calling vape an epidemic isn't enough to stop big tobacco

Here at The Daily Free Press, many of our Interrobang answers in our print issues riff on the fact that freshmen are addicted to “Juuling,”... Let’s do the same thing with Juuls that we did with cigarettes — make them less cool.
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:07
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WADE/NITZKIN: The FDA's new tobacco plan leaves much room for improvement w/Photo

We should continue to restrict sales of all tobacco-related products to minors, and more heavily tax the highest risk products. The FDA should amend its regulatory scheme from one designed to eliminate entry of any fundamentally new product into the mark
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Sep 15, 2018 04:04
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SULLUM: The stupid war on vaping: If anything, electronic nicotine delivery is saving lives from cigarettes

These threats are based on the morally dubious premise that the interests of adults who might want to switch from smoking to a far less hazardous form of nicotine consumption should be sacrificed in the name of curtailing e-cigarette use by minors, which
New York Daily News
added Sep 15, 2018 04:04
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R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Submit comments including data, research, and other related information to docket FDA-2017-N-4678-0001. There is currently no deadline for public comments. There may be conflicting deadlines added on regulations.gov and federalregister.gov. While we cann
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 14, 2018 19:01
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U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Application

On September 14, 2018, FDA filed for substantive scientific review one Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Application from U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company for its Copenhagen Snuff Fine Cut, a moist snuff smokeless tobacco product.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 14, 2018 19:00
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