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PMI’s December 22, 2017 amendment to its IQOS MRTP application failed to address concerns about dual use, flavors, risk perceptions, and its Population Health Impact Model

My colleagues at UCSF, Georgia State University, and Stanford submitted this comment to the FDA on PMI's MRTP application for IQOS. The tracking number is 1k2-96n7-7zl0 and a PDF of the comment is available here. Documents related to the comment: PMI
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 23, 2018 03:24
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CAMPBELL: Vaping Replaced Cigarettes, And That Is A Public Health Win

Early this year, I testified at FDA in support of approval for a new smoking cessation tool called iQOS. While it may have seemed odd for the president of the American Council on Science and Health, which has campaigned against smoking for 40 years, to e
Science 2.0
added Nov 28, 2018 00:06

[UK] Sponsored Post: Gerry Stimson: A healthy critique and an unhealthy invitation

By contrast smoking is actually going up in countries which have banned vaping. There are 39 of them and they are listed in a report I commissioned this year – No Fire, No Smoke: The Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction. Which leads me to the invitati
ConservativeHome (blog) (uk)
added Nov 23, 2018 02:53

[Philippines] REDMOND: Asia Has a Smoking Epidemic—But Also Incredible Harm Reduction Innovations

The second Asia Harm Reduction Forum convened in Manila on November 14. Organized by the Harm Reduction Alliance of the Philippines (HARAP) and the Indonesian Public Health Observer Foundation (YPKP), its purpose was to strategize on reducing the harms o
Filter (The Influence Foundation)
added Nov 23, 2018 02:50

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] REYES: The cost of smoking

Just recently, the Philippines hosted the 2nd Asia Harm Reduction Forum which gathered local and international experts from the fields of science, technology, policy and consumer advocacy from across Asia-Pacific as well as Europe and the United States.
Philippine Star (ph)
added Nov 22, 2018 01:57

[UK] Smoking in the home / New solutions for a Smokefree Generation (PDF)

5. Utilise tobacco harm reduction methods to support smokefree homes »» If people do not wish to quit, they should receive advice about establishing a smokefree home and the benefits of using alternative sources of nicotine such as e-cigarettes. »» All or
ASH London (uk)
added Dec 4, 2018 13:49

Stossel: Let Them Vape

But e-cigarettes help smokers quit traditional cigarettes. Michelle Minton of the Competitive Enterprise Institute tells John Stossel that people have misconceptions about e-cigarettes. "It's about 95 percent less harmful than a normal traditional cigare
Reason Magazine
added Nov 29, 2018 23:00
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BAKER: Reasons for such vaping popularity

the delicious smell of liquid are somehow tempting to others. Unlike tobacco smoking, which has become popular only because of nicotine addiction, to which a person gets used for 2-4 weeks, vaping can bring not only benefits (a good way to quit smoking i
Baltimore (MD) Post-Examiner
added Nov 22, 2018 01:37

Pediatricians call for ban on flavoured vaping products — but Health Canada isn't going there

A major supplier of vaping products, Juul Labs, came to Canada in September. ... The Canadian Paediatric Society doesn't want to wait for the results. "The burden of clearly and accurately documenting the level of risk associated with e-cigarette use sh
CBC News (ca)
added Nov 19, 2018 19:51

MILLER: Let’s not overreact about e-cigarettes

I have outlined a plan for the country whereby the adult smoking rate goes to less 10 percent by 2021 with the distinct possibility of it going to under 5 percent by 2024. (The plan is heavily premised on the availability of e-cigarettes and heat-not-bur
Washington Post
added Nov 17, 2018 04:21
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