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BRILL: Happy birthday, FDA tobacco plan!

if reduced-risk products are not on the market, they are not able to reduce risks. Less obvious is the way that regulatory barriers serve to discourage innovation by increasing costs and delaying the potential return on investment. The applications pendi
American Enterprise Institute
added Aug 8, 2018 19:18
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BENTLEY: The FDA must resist the irrational fear of vaping

The FDA must recognize that while industry regulation is vital, control is deadly, and regulating too much can be just as lethal as regulating too little.
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Aug 8, 2018 15:52
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AMA Strengthens Electronic Cigarette Policy to Further Protect Youth

adopted policy at its Annual Meeting this week to further strengthen its support of regulatory oversight of electronic cigarettes. The new policy urges the federal government to take action to ensure consumers are aware of the ingredients and nicotine con
American Medical Association (AMA)
added Aug 8, 2018 13:00
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E-cigarettes fall short as a harm-reduction tool

At the 2018 AMA Annual Meeting, several policies were adopted to improve the regulation of tobacco products, specifically the safety of electronic cigarettes. An AMA Council on Science and Public Health report focused specifically on the evidence examin
AMA Wire
added Aug 8, 2018 12:58
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AMA calls for greater electronic cigarette regulation

AMA is urging the federal government to move quickly to regulate e-cigarettes and require manufacturers to list the ingredients and nicotine content clearly on product labels, as well as a warning of the addictive quality of nicotine. In addition, the ass
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:55
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FDA to support development of nicotine replacement therapies

(FDA) has revealed plans to support the development of new nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) to help eliminate addiction to combustible cigarettes. The public health agency aims to also create policies that will regulate the use of nicotine and toba
Pharmaceutical Technology (uk)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:52
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Spain to host THR summit

What is being billed as Spain’s first tobacco harm reduction scientific congress is due to be held in Barcelona, on September 19...organized by ANESVAP (the Spanish Association of Users of Personal Vaporisers) and MOVE (the Medical Organization Supporti
Tobacco Reporter
added Aug 8, 2018 12:39
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[Ohio] Vaping: health solution or health risk?

There are approximately 700 vape businesses in Ohio. according to Jarvis. At any given store, customers can choose from various e-cigarettes and vapes with over 10,000 liquid flavors ranging from bubble gum to fruit, pastries, candy and more. E liquids c
limaohio.com
added Aug 8, 2018 01:25
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Study finds hookahs to be more harmful than traditional cigarettes

Researchers measured heart rate, blood pressure, arterial stiffness, blood nicotine and exhaled carbon monoxide levels in 48 healthy, young hookah smokers before and after 30 minutes of hookah smoking. The study showed that a single session of hookah s
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:18
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BLAIR: Trump's FDA may finally end Obama's war on vaping

the announcement that the FDA is working towards “increased flexibility and efficiencies within the application review process” is important. Only a select few tobacco companies can afford the millions of dollars required to subject products to a process
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Aug 7, 2018 21:36
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