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Reynolds American’s CEO on Merging, Managing and Smoking

Journal talked to Ms. Cameron about the factors that go into a successful merger, the ability to recruit young workers to a tobacco company and the future profile of cigarette smokers...Employees love the vapor. They’re proud they’re offering these altern
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 1, 2015 12:53

[Asia, Malaysia] Smuggled cigarettes pose higher risk

research conducted by University Malaya (UM) has found that the tar and nicotine levels in illegal (smuggled) cigarettes exceed the legal limit imposed on legal cigarettes. Besides higher levels of tar and nicotine, contraband kretek may also be contamin
The Star (my)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:28
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[Ohio] Child-resistant packaging proposed for e-cigarette vapor refills

Sen. Shannon Jones, a Springboro Republican, introduced a bill requiring child-resistant packaging for liquid vapor used in electronic cigarettes. Jones said the liquids smell like bubblegum and other food items attractive to small children.
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Feb 22, 2015 06:19
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[Nevada] Health District condemns e-cigarettes, wants tighter regulations

The Southern Nevada Health District today issued an advisory condemning electronic cigarettes and pledging to back efforts to restrict their sale. Citing continued studies that show e-cigarettes contain carcinogens — cancer-causing substances — the Hea
Las Vegas Sun
added Feb 21, 2015 22:15

[Jordan] Think Hookahs Filter Out Tobacco Toxins? Think Again

It's widely believed that hookahs filter out these heavy metals and are therefore safer than cigarettes, the authors pointed out in a news release from BioMed Central. But researchers from the German Jordanian University and the Royal Scientific Society
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 20, 2015 15:25

[Jordan] Up in smoke: Belief that shisha pipe 'filters out' heavy metals

only a minimal amount of heavy metals are removed in the 'filtration' process when smoking shisha, also known as hookah, according to research published in the open access journal BMC Public Health. On average, 3% of heavy metals present in tobacco are re
Medical Xpress (
added Feb 20, 2015 11:00
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[Jordan] Compartmental analysis of metals in waterpipe smoking technique [FREE FULL TEXT]

For all metals analysed, the concentration of metal ‘filtered’ out during the water bubbling stage is around 3% (±1%) of the total metal. Conclusions It can be concluded that this small fraction would not protect the user against exposure to the majorit
Springer Science+Business Media
added Feb 20, 2015 10:30

Hookah health warning: Smoke from shisha pipes contains dangerous levels of lead and uranium which can increase the risk of cancer

* Smokers were inhaling 26 times the recommended limit of uranium... Researchers from the German Jordanian University and the Royal Scientific Society Amman-Jordan, analysed four popular shisha tobacco brands. Each sample was tested for total heavy meta
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 20, 2015 03:26

Cover Story: Boom In E-Cigarettes Sparks Calls For Regulation

To get a better handle on how people actually use e-cigarettes, Robinson and colleagues are sending users home with personal monitoring devices that track every puff they take, as well as the flow rate and intensity of each puff. The team is hoping to us
American Chemical Society
added Feb 19, 2015 21:58

GLANTZ: Shiffman et al paper in Nicotine & Tobacco Research is not a reliable estimate of effects of ecig flavors

"The impact of flavor descriptors on nonsmoking teens’ and adult smokers’ interest in electronic cigarettes"... funded by the NJOY...Nicotine and Tobacco Research decided not to publish the letter... I am posting the letter here. If Shiffman and colleag
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:28
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