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How anti-smoking campaigns actually helped Philip Morris create a 'better cigarette'

Walking me through all this was Philip Morris’s chief medical advisor, Mikael Franzon, an incredibly charming Swedish scientist...Franzon told me how Philip Morris had spent years and “billions” developing its new reduced risk products. And what they had
Business Insider
added Mar 31, 2017 23:32

Philip Morris International (PMI) Files Premarket Tobacco Product Application for its Electronically Heated Tobacco Product (EHTP) with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

PMI’s PMTA seeks authorization to commercialize the EHTP in the United States. Should FDA grant the requested marketing order, Altria Group Inc. would be responsible for commercializing and marketing the product in the United States under the terms of a
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:18

22nd Century’s “Non- or Minimally-Addictive” Cigarettes Gaining Support of Leading Tobacco Scientists around the World

Many Scientists at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco Support Aggressive Nicotine Reduction Policies
Business Wire
added Mar 31, 2017 02:01

Penn Medicine Expert Reveals the Dangers of Vaping

“We know that cigarettes are unsafe after 40 years of exposure,” he says. “We don’t have 40 years of exposure to e-cigarettes to know what the danger is. We don’t know the safety profile, so we can’t say that e-cigarettes are safer than traditional cigare
Main Line Today (Philadelphia, PA)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:51

Cigarettes, Cigars and Vaping: Which Habit Puts You Most at Risk?

A Q&A on the comparative dangers of smoking and vaping . . . A: Some cigar smokers don’t inhale and/or don’t smoke as frequently as cigarette smokers. This may suggest that cigar smoking is somehow safer. But that is not true. “Cigar smoking carries sim
The Cleveland Clinic
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27

LETTER: SIEGEL: Why is FDA favoring real cigarettes over fake ones?

Myers...argues that the current FDA regulations regarding electronic cigarettes do not impede the ability of companies to put truly safer products on the market...But the opposite is true. By requiring every new product to submit burdensome and expensive
The Hill
added Mar 30, 2017 16:26

[New Zealand] Editorial: The Government is right to proceed cautiously on vaping

The important point is that vaping or e-cigarettes are about 95 per cent less harmful than ordinary cigarettes, although there is some doubt about the long-term effects. So the Government is right to proceed slowly and with caution. E-cigarettes will be
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:23

McELRATH: From Bad To Worse: Big Tobacco is On Its Way to Cornering the E-Cigarette Industry

The fact is that neither they, nor medical science knows anything for certain about the long term effects of vaping. And, if history is any indication, even if e-cigarette use does prove to be as deadly as tobacco, the companies profiting from sales of th
Ring Of Fire Network
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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[New Zealand] Nicotine e-cigarettes to be made legal

The Government is taking a cautious approach by aligning the regulations around vaping with those for cigarettes. This ensures cigarette smokers have access to a lower-risk alternative while we continue to discourage people from smoking or vaping in the
Māori Television (nz)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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[New Zealand] AUDIO: Zoe Hawke: Legalising e-cigarettes 'clears the matter up'

Zoe Hawke of anti-smoking group Hapai Te Hauora told Jack Tame on Larry Williams Drive that e-cigarette's with nicotine are less harmful than tobacco. "They're already available, they're out there - this just clears the matter up. This just says, yep, w
Radio Network (nz)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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