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3 in 4 Teens Think E-Cigarettes Safer Than Tobacco: Survey

The same can't be said for their notions about the safety of cigars and smokeless tobacco. And the perception of the safety of these products is directly related to how popular they are, the researchers added. "E-cigarettes are now the most commonly use
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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[New Zealand] Low nicotine cigarettes could help achieve Smokefree goal

Nicotine reduction, such as very low nicotine cigarettes, has huge benefits and few potential harms, according to a new study from the University of Auckland. “Cigarette smoking continues to devastate the health and lives of smokers resulting in an urge
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 25, 2016 13:52
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[India] KOZLOWSKI: Why requiring low-nicotine cigarettes is still ill-advised

Comprehensive tobacco control programs should discourage the use of combustible products and maximize use of less harmful products such as smokeless tobacco products or vape by those who are not prevented from or able to quit using all of these products.
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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Research on e-Cigarettes Lacking but Needed by Clinicians

"It suggests that two different doctors could give the same patient opposite advice," he told Medscape Medical News. Therefore, "it is important that we continue to generate high-quality research on the risks of these products and determine whether the
Medical Tribune
added Oct 25, 2016 13:56
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BOEHM: Why Is The FDA Dragging its Feet on Admitting Snus is Safer Than Smoking?

It's now been a full year since the Food and Drug Administration signaled that it was nearing a decision on whether a Swedish-made tobacco product could be marketed in the United States as a less-harmful alternative to smoking. What's taking them so lon
Reason Magazine
added Oct 25, 2016 13:51
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[Switzerland] In Marlboro Country, a Big-Money Race for the New Smoke

Perched above crystalline Lake Neuchatel, ...scientists in lab coats are searching for the Big Tobacco’s magic bullet: cigarette substitutes that will sell -- but won’t kill... The push gained new urgency Friday with news that British American Tobacco Pl
Bloomberg News
added Oct 24, 2016 13:21
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[UK] INTERVIEW One day I hope we won’t sell cigarettes, says Marlboro boss ($$)

Has the Marlboro man really gone on a health drive? Before anti-smoking campaigners rejoice, Calantzopoulos makes clear that he has merely switched one addiction for another. But, believe it or not, he is on a mission to get millions more smokers to stu
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 23, 2016 00:46
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Resources

To access the 2015 presentations, please click on the presenter names below to download. 855 Robert West 915 Andrea Crossfield 930 Linda Bauld 950 Deborah Arnott 1140 Peter Hajek 1415 Clive Bates
E-Cigarette Summit (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:17
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[UK] Welcome to The E-Cigarette Summit 2016

The fourth annual E-Cigarette Summit will take place at the Royal Society in London on the 17th November 2016. The issue of how public health should respond to the exponential growth of e-cigarettes remains a contentious issue and continues to divide sc
E-Cigarette Summit (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:17
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[Asia, India] JOHNS: WHO Must Allow Wider Debate on Dealing With Worldwide Smoking Problem

A report called Throw Open the Doors, launched by the Australian Institute for Progress, and penned by me, raises a host of serious issues...For the sake of smokers worldwide, the next director-general must embrace a progressive agenda and throw open its
Caixin Online (cn)
added Oct 22, 2016 19:31
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