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BEREZOW: Surgeon General Declares War On E-Cigarettes But Not Marijuana, Hookah

from a public health perspective, it would be far better for the Surgeon General to say that people who do not currently vape should not take up the habit, but that e-cigarettes are likely to prove much safer than regular cigarettes. Such nuance is los
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Dec 11, 2016 07:59
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[UK] BEST: The Great British vape off

one problem: e-cigarettes don’t contain tobacco at all. And public health experts in the UK disagree with Murthy’s interpretation...evidence is showing e-cigarettes can help beat the tobacco epidemic. And when they have the potential to save millions of l
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Dec 10, 2016 00:53
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[Asia, India] MORRIS: Harm reduction should be included in the FCTC: Julian Morris

Julian Morris, Vice President of Research, Reason Foundation... One important example is the e-cigarette or vape product. These products provide many of the same benefits to users as conventional cigarettes. They provide nicotine in many cases, they fight
Times of India
added Dec 9, 2016 23:56
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Nicopure Labs Releases Statement on the U.S. Surgeon General's Report on E-Cigarettes

"We are extremely disappointed that the US Surgeon General Report makes no mention of the UK Royal College of Physicians comprehensive report published earlier this year, which arrived at different conclusions about the vaping products' potential to redu
PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2016 23:06
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US and UK differ on dangers of vaping – so who’s right? ($$)

The US surgeon-general has warned vaping is a major public health concern - but UK health officials endorse e-cigarettes
The Grocer (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:27
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[UK] E-cigarette alert from US angers experts in Britain ($$)

provoked an angry response from British experts who believe that the devices could save thousands of lives by helping people to quit smoking. More than two million people in Britain use e-cigarettes, which contain no tobacco, allowing smokers to get a nic
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:24
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SULLUM: Surgeon General Launches E-Cigarette Scare Campaign That Will Harm Public Health

Murthy recommends policies, such as higher taxes, vaping bans, limits on advertising, and possibly flavor restrictions, that will undermine public health by making e-cigarettes less appealing to people who currently get their nicotine from conventional ci
Reason Magazine
added Dec 9, 2016 13:15
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[UK] BATES: Bad science, poor insights and likely to do harm - rapid reaction to the Surgeon General's terrible e-cigarette report

It is truly terrible – a heady mix of emotive propaganda and a completely warped and one-sided account of the science built on a lack of insight into youth behaviors and no knowledge of the tobacco and nicotine market and its consumers.
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:13
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US Surgeon General’s #NoEcigs4Kids report ignores data and misleads public

Although we agree that youth use of nicotine should be discouraged, interventions should be balanced by the need to honestly inform adult smokers of safer alternatives to cigarettes. CASAA is disappointed that Dr. Murthy has chosen politics over achieving
Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:12
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U.S. surgeon general e-cigarette report sparks controversy

The report drew a swift and angry response from those who argue that e-cigarettes may have the potential to help smokers quit, thereby lowering the overall burden of death and disease caused by conventional cigarettes. "The long tradition of scientifica
Reuters
added Dec 9, 2016 04:54
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