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Vaping May Not Be As Safe For Women As They Think

So for the time being, the public is approaching vaping as basically healthy. Is this the right choice? At least for women, it may not be. The purpose of vaping is to deliver nicotine into the body as an inhaled vapor. This eliminates the tar that is in
Equities.com
added Jul 16, 2018 14:45
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iQOS cigarettes not as harmless as claimed: new study

The new research, published in the journal Tobacco Control, found that users speed up their “puff rate” in order to inhale more nicotine because the heat stick lasts for just six minutes, after which the device shuts off and needs to be recharged. That
PanArmenian Network (am)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:26
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[UK] Are Electronic Cigarettes an Effective Aid to Smoking Cessation or Reduction Among Vulnerable Groups? A Systematic Review of Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence

Further research is needed to identify the most appropriate device types for practicality and safety, level of support required in e-cigarette interventions, and to compare e-cigarettes with current best practice smoking cessation support among vulnerable
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 16, 2018 14:25
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[California] Buellton moves toward commercial marijuana ban

The Buellton City Council has approved the first reading of an ordinance that would ban commercial marijuana businesses from the city... She talked about the dangers of secondhand smoke from marijuana. “It is going to take our whole community and valley
Santa Maria (CA) Times
added Jul 16, 2018 12:54
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[Asia-pacific, Hong Kong, Japan] Asian consumers push for right to use smoking alternatives

consumers have formed vape-advocacy organizations in Australia, India, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines and Thailand. The International Network of Nicotine Consumer Organisations, an umbrella group, is lobbying for change in places including Hong Ko
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jul 15, 2018 19:36
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[Poland] Nicotine may be part of solution to smoking — GFN

“Nicotine is not the problem. It is a very big part of the solution,” said Andy Morrison, a former smoker and trustee for the New Nicotine Alliance (NNA), during the 5th Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) held in Warsaw, Poland last June 14-16. The NNA is a
Philippine Star (ph)
added Jul 13, 2018 23:57
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How FDA Concerns Have Made Altria An Undervalued Stock

A few days later, the administration stated it was considering policies to restrict the use of flavors, including menthol, strawberry, and chocolate... Consequently, after the negative stock reaction to these events, we feel the company’s stock is now und
Forbes
added Jul 12, 2018 15:04
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LAWRENCE: The great vaping debate

If you want to know what vaping really looks and feels like, don’t listen to regulators and their favorite anti-vaping scientists. Visit web sites like vapinginsider.com and vaporbeast.com that extol the virtues of the practice.
Washington Times
added Jul 12, 2018 14:59
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22nd Century Reports on New Responses to the FDA’s Nicotine Reduction Plan

nine separate researchers authored these particular submissions in response to the FDA’s Advance Notice...“When the FDA’s plan is enacted, 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine tobacco varieties could form the foundation for, quite literally, ALL tobacco cigar
Business Wire
added Jul 11, 2018 20:25
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GLANTZ: The FDA needs to look beyond nicotine alone in developing its standard for nicotine delivery in tobacco products

recently submitted this public comment to the FDA on its proposed Nicotine Product Standard...neurobiology and pharmacology explain only a small part of cessation. Nonetheless, tobacco companies have a vested stake in reducing smoking to a problem of nico
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 11, 2018 20:02
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