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Tobacco Health Document Submission

Who should submit health documents FDA’s compliance policies What information to include in health document submissions How to make health document submissions When to make health document submissions
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 9, 2016 23:30

FDA takes action against four tobacco manufacturers for illegal sales of flavored cigarettes labeled as little cigars or cigars

The companies received warning letters for products under the “Swisher Sweets,” Cheyenne,” “Prime Time” and “Criss-Cross” brands in a variety of youth-appealing flavors, including grape, cherry, wild cherry and strawberry.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 9, 2016 22:07

FDA warns four companies for labeling flavored cigarettes as cigars

The privately owned companies - Swisher International Inc, Cheyenne International LLC, Prime Time International Co and Southern Cross Tobacco Co Inc — are selling the products under brands such as "Swisher Sweets", "Cheyenne", "Prime Time" and "Criss-Cro
added Dec 9, 2016 22:06

FDA Protects Kids by Cracking Down on Flavored Cigarettes Labeled as Cigars

Today’s FDA action is also a timely reminder that tobacco companies have a long history of manipulating their products to circumvent measures to reduce tobacco use, especially among kids. It shows why Congress must reject any efforts to weaken FDA authori
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 9, 2016 22:05

Public understanding of cigarette smoke constituents: three US surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]

Many people were unaware that burning the cigarette is the primary source of toxic constituents in cigarette smoke. Constituents that may most discourage cigarette smoking have familiar names, like arsenic and formaldehyde and do not start with a number o
Tobacco Control
added Dec 9, 2016 03:44

US public largely unaware that cigarette smoke much more harmful than additives

finds a study of more than 10,000 teens and adults, published online in the journal Tobacco Control. Other misconceptions abound, including that cigarette filters effectively trap the toxic chemicals found in cigarette smoke, the findings show. The Toba
added Dec 9, 2016 03:43

KOVAL: surgeon general's report confirms youth should not use e-cigarettes

This report underscores the importance of FDA regulation of ALL tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, to limit the marketing and appeal of these products to young people.... We are hopeful that in the future, the Surgeon General will clarify the conf
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 9, 2016 03:35

[California] Palo Alto bans smoking in apartments, condos

City Council on Monday approved an ordinance that establishes a permit process for tobacco retailers and also bans smoking in multi-dwelling units. As part of a program to be administered and enforced by Santa Clara County, the city adopted upcoming rule
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 8, 2016 15:44

What's in Tobacco Smoke? Many Americans Don't Know

Most troubling to the researchers: As tobacco makers highlight their elimination of additives, 43 percent to 72 percent of the survey respondents wrongly believe that these additives produce the most hazardous chemicals in smoke. It's not clear whether
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 8, 2016 03:23

E-Cigarettes: What Are the Health Effects? Study Seeks to Find Out

Upcoming studies...aim to discover the health effects of using e-cigs and are currently still recruiting healthy volunteers. “We have no idea where in the spectrum these are, in terms of safety. Are they like cigarettes, or nothing like cigarettes? Do th
Oncology Nursing News
added Dec 8, 2016 02:09
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