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Why the FDA Is Cracking Down on Teen Use of E-Cigarettes

“I use the word epidemic with great care,” FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb publicly stated this month. “E-cigs have become an almost ubiquitous — and dangerous — trend among teens. The disturbing and accelerating trajectory of use we’re seeing in youth,
Healthline Networks
added Sep 19, 2018 16:50
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[Tennessee] JUUL Labs Presents Findings from Cytotoxicity Study at The Tobacco Science Research Conference

announced results from a preliminary study on the cytotoxicity of aerosol generated from JUUL's Menthol, Mint and Cucumber 5% nicotine-e-liquid filled pods. The findings, "Neutral Red Uptake (NRU) Cytotoxicity Analysis of Aerosol Generated from a Temperat
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2018 22:12
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WILLIAMSON: The Marlboro Man’s Best Friend

As a public-health tradeoff, vaping is a good deal. It is an obviously good deal. Ah, but a good deal for whom?
National Review
added Sep 18, 2018 21:25
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Item development and performance of tobacco product and regulation perception items for the Health Information National Trends Survey

A “don’t know” response option is helpful for items assessing many emerging tobacco products, but presents several analytic challenges that should be carefully considered. Multiple items assessing specific tobacco product and regulation perception items
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 18, 2018 19:10
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Turning Point Brands Promotes Brittani Cushman to Senior Vice President of External Affairs

parent company of National Tobacco Company, VaporBeast, International Vapor Group, Vapor Shark, Vapor Supply and Intrepid Brands, today announced the promotion of Brittani Cushman to Senior Vice President of External Affairs, advancing her role as a membe
Business Wire
added Sep 18, 2018 04:07
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Vapor Technology Association Responds To FDA's Announcement

Unfortunately, FDA and Commissioner Gottlieb took a giant step backwards against the best interest of public health. By threatening an industry – and technology that millions of adult smokers are successfully using to reduce or quit smoking deadly cigaret
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2018 04:03
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FDA acknowledges youth e-cigarette use has hit epidemic proportions

an epidemic requires urgent and serious action, and the FDA must not cede its authority to the industry. Asking the tobacco industry to come up with solutions is the proverbial case of asking the fox to guard the hen house. After decades, there is no ev
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2018 04:03
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GLANTZ: Heated tobacco products: another tobacco industry global strategy to slow progress in tobacco control

the latest round of heated tobacco products fits into and supports the tobacco companies’ political efforts to avoid meaningful regulation and protect their ability to sell all their products – including conventional cigarettes. We see these products as
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 18, 2018 03:45
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[Oklahoma] LIVE WELL: The dangers of Juul

The nicotine concentration found in Juul makes it especially harmful to teenagers. While the small and sleek design of the Juul device makes it seem harmless, one Juul pod contains 5 percent nicotine by weight, while most other e-cigarette and vape produ
Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Sep 17, 2018 19:33
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JUUL and other stealth vaporisers: hiding the habit from parents and teachers

Conclusions The vaping industry has demonstrated much ingenuity in devising discreet vaporisers and de-emphasising exhaled vapour plumes and their aroma. The US market for vaping devices with stealthy characteristics is anything but inconspicuous, with J
Tobacco Control
added Sep 17, 2018 11:42
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