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[Canada, UK] Canadian tobacco exec pushes back against vaping health concerns

Charbonneau...vaping is a proven less harmful alternative to satisfying your nicotine fit without lighting up a cigarette. He cited studies done in England and by Health Canada supporting that position, recognizing that vaping or e-cigarettes can play a
Abbotsford (BC) News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:14
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Most Say E-Cigarettes No Healthier Than Traditional Ones

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 20% of American Adults think smoking e-cigarettes is safer than smoking traditional tobacco cigarettes. Thirteen percent (13%) think e-cigarettes are less safe than traditional
Rasmussen Reports LLC‎
added Sep 20, 2018 11:53
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Most U.S. Citizens are Still Misinformed About E-Cigarettes

a recent poll indicated that sadly the majority of Americans are still misinformed about the relative benefits of e-cigarettes. The majority think that vaping is as bad for one’s health as smoking, if not worse.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:52
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[Europe] while less harmful than cigarettes, e-cigarettes pose several risks

review of e-cigarette science by the European Public Health Association, a network of public health associations in Europe. Here are some highlights from the association’s assessment of the current state of e-cigarette research. While e-cigarettes don’t
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 19, 2018 18:51
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UA physiology researcher continues studies on nicotine exposure during pregnancy

some obstetricians have been prescribing nicotine-replacement therapy (NRT), such as e-cigarettes...However, a growing body of evidence is beginning to show that nicotine exposure in the womb leads to a number of serious developmental abnormalities in ra
EurekAlert
added Sep 19, 2018 18:39
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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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[UK] ARCHIVE: CHAPMAN/DAUBE/PETERS: Supplementary Submission to the Inquiry into the Use and Marketing of Electronic Cigarettes and Personal Vaporisers in Australia (PDF)

PHE in their #336 submission stated: “It is also untrue to suggest that the UK was “very slow to catch on”. They support this statement by referring to (1) the tobacco control policies advocated by the Royal College of Physicians of London Report
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Sep 19, 2018 16:30
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GLANTZ: After TPSAC: RJR failed to demonstrate that Camel Snus, as actually used by consumers, will significantly reduce harm to individuals or benefit population health

Lauren Lempert listened in to the presentations and scientific discussion of the RJR application to market Camel Snus as a modified (i.e., reduced) risk tobacco product on September 14, 2018. After that session, she and I prepared this public comment, wh
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 18, 2018 21:59
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WILLIAMSON: The Marlboro Man’s Best Friend

As a public-health tradeoff, vaping is a good deal. It is an obviously good deal. Ah, but a good deal for whom?
National Review
added Sep 18, 2018 21:25
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BENTLEY: The FDA's assault on vaping is a gift to Big Tobacco

The magnitude of the FDA's threat cannot be overstated. A ban on flavors would be a near-death blow to the e-cigarette industry and severely weaken the appeal of vaping as a safer alternative to smoking. But an even more insidious consequence of the thre
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Sep 18, 2018 03:14
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