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Research Letter: Association of e-Cigarette Vaping and Progression to Heavier Patterns of Cigarette Smoking

E-cigarette vaping is reported by 37% of US 10th-grade adolescents1 and is associated with subsequent initiation of combustible cigarette smoking.2 Whether individuals who vape and transition to combustible cigarettes are experimenting or progress to mor
JAMA Ophthalmology
added Nov 8, 2016 23:08
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Frequent vaping by teens linked to heavy smoking later

Adolescents with a regular vaping habit aren’t just more likely to take up smoking; they also have higher odds of developing a heavy cigarette habit, a U.S. study suggests. The research...calls into question whether e-cigarettes can be an effective cess
Reuters
added Nov 8, 2016 23:05
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22nd Century Group Files 2016 Third Quarter Report and Announces Conference Call to Provide Business Update

In August 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) Study Group on Tobacco Product Regulation recommended that all member countries adopt a policy limiting the sale of cigarettes only to products with a very low nicotine content. The WHO report explains
Business Wire
added Nov 8, 2016 22:58
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[Asia, India] SCIENTISTS URGE CENTRE FOR POLICY TO HELP QUIT SMOKING

Ahead of the 7th Conference of Parties meeting of the World Health Organization's Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC), two top Indian scientists have asked the central government to formulate a policy that can help people to quit smoking
Daily Pioneer (in)
added Nov 8, 2016 22:52
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[Sweden] Snus – rena rama hälsoframgången [Snuff - sheer health success]

DEBATE. We write as an independent public health experts, noting one of the largest health successes and want to call attention to the necessity and urgency to communicate this internationally. Health Success comes to the effects of the widespread use of
Aftonbladet (se)
added Nov 8, 2016 22:51
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[Asia, India] Experts urge WHO to back tobacco harm-reduction strategies at CoP7

Ahead of the conference, a coalition of top tobacco harm-reduction experts warned that "one in two life-long smokers will die prematurely from a smoking-related disease"... The Tobacco Harm Reduction Expert Group includes Konstantinos E. Farsalinos of th
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Nov 7, 2016 18:07
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Who Wins if California Voters Tax E-Cigarettes?

But taxes will not affect just big tobacco companies. A number of small vape shops have closed since Pennsylvania’s new 40 percent tax on the wholesale price of e-cigarettes, also called vape pens, went into effect on Oct. 1. At Vegas Vapes in Bryn Mawr
New York Times
added Nov 6, 2016 23:32
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Millennials Think E-Cigarettes Are Safer - Ohio State Does Not

The OSUCCC is recruiting healthy volunteers who currently use tobacco products for two clinical studies underway to evaluate the health effects of electronic cigarettes (known as "e-cigs" or "vaping") and other tobacco products.
Science 2.0
added Nov 5, 2016 14:42
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[New York] Are People Dying Because Vaping Is Being Demonized?

As Tavernise writes, while society is lacking in long-term data about the health effects of e-cigs since they’re so new, there is solid reason to believe they are much, much safer than traditional ones, since they deliver a nicotine fix via a vapor that
New York Magazine
added Nov 5, 2016 14:39
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[Asia, India] Vaping does not help people stop smoking, says WHO report

Countries should consider curbing the use of e-cigarettes because there is not enough evidence to show they help people stop smoking, according to a World Health Organisation report. Vaping will be on the agenda of a major meeting starting in India on M
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 4, 2016 23:43
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