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BONET: Is vaping really safer than smoking?

According to Dr Hopkinson, smokers should be encouraged to use vaping as a form of NRT to help them quit, ‘but you'd then encourage them to try and quit vaping too – though not at the expense of going back to smoking.’ 'Ultimately, vaping might be bett (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 15:26

Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Due to the large size of these applications, FDA is posting the application documents in installments on a rolling basis as they are redacted in accordance with applicable laws. FDA completed posting the originally submitted applications on November 28,
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 1, 2018 15:56

IQOS: examination of Philip Morris International’s claim of reduced exposure [FREE FULL TEXT]

PMI’s data appear to support PMI’s claim that IQOS reduces exposure to HPHCs. However, PMI’s data also show significantly higher levels of several substances that are not recognised as HPHCs by the FDA in IQOS emissions compared with combustible cigarette
Tobacco Control
added Nov 30, 2018 18:47

The Difference between IQOS and Continued Smoking (PDF)

Response to the article entitled “PMI’s own in vivo clinical data on biomarkers of potential harm in Americans show that IQOS is not detectably different from conventional cigarettes,” by Stanton Glantz, 20181
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 30, 2018 16:04

[Singapore] Move to introduce cigarette alternatives in Asia stubbed out by government resistance

these governments, such as those in Australia, India, and Singapore, remain conservative in their attitude towards alternative cigarette products or imitation and emerging tobacco products, while the UK and other European countries adopt a more liberal ap
added Nov 30, 2018 15:26

[Africa, South Africa] VIDEO: How PMSA’s smoke free vision is affected by FDA clamp down on menthol cigarettes

Phillip Morris South Africa is offering a new range of reduced risk products to reach their vision of a smoke free world.
added Nov 29, 2018 23:03

Stossel: Pro-smoking government

My former employer, ABC News, which never finds a risk it doesn’t hype, has run more than a dozen scare stores on vaping... Thanks to government’s paranoid warnings and media hype, Americans who might make the rational choice to pick e-cigarettes over bu
Elko (NV) Daily Free Press
added Nov 29, 2018 23:00

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

[Oregon] FRUITS: Taxing e-cigarettes may do more harm than good

With such high risks and costs associated with cigarette smoking, taxes and regulations should seek to encourage smokers who can’t quit to switch to less harmful products. Reducing harm should be the objective, rather than an unattainable goal of zero ha
The Oregonian
added Nov 28, 2018 22:06

[Canada] Couche-Tard 'excited,' but being careful around controversial Juul pods

Alimentation Couche-Tard is keeping an eye on its policies around "lower risk" smoking products after controversial flavoured e-cigarette maker Juul Labs yanked mango, fruit and cucumber flavoured pods from U.S. shelves in a bid to reduce their appeal to
Canadian Press
added Nov 28, 2018 22:04
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