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High exposure to nicotine among adolescents who use Juul and other vape pod systems (‘pods’) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Product testing results and participants’ high urinary cotinine levels provide physiological evidence for significant nicotine exposure among pod users. Indeed, such high cotinine levels raise concerns about the potential for earlier and more significant
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2018 17:00

[UK] Could Britain become smoke-free by 2030?

less than five per cent of people in England should be smoking by the year 2030 and called on the NHS to do more to help people overcome their ‘addiction’ to tobacco. Selbie said: ‘Smoking should no longer be seen as a lifestyle choice, it is an addiction
Metro Café (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 15:42

[Europe, Romania] This Giant Homemade Drone Crashed Into a Tree in Ukraine. You Might Be Surprised Who Built It.

found about a kilometer from the border of Romania....Cigarette smuggling is big business in the Ukraine, estimated at $2 billion annually... sold to the rest of Europe tax-free, generating huge profits and inspiring the kind of ingenuity seen with cocain
Popular Mechanics
added Sep 8, 2018 19:56

[Australia] Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers

Sex sells cigarettes: Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers to spruik their products / Australians are now spending more on cigarettes than they have in 13 years / Cigarette advertisements have been banned
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 6, 2018 20:24

VIDEO: The Truth Initiative is going after Juul and teen vaping

The largest anti-smoking organization in the US, the Truth Initiative, has been criticizing Juul's marketing tactics and making an effort to spread awareness about the nicotine levels in the vapes as they become more and more popular among teens.
added Sep 6, 2018 20:22

Vapor With Nicotine Salts

E-Alternative Solutions (EAS), a sister company to Swisher International, is set to introduce Leap, an innovative, nicotine-salts-based vapor system brand that takes adult users beyond smoking, at NACS 2018 (booth #2641). Leap features a sophisticated de
Convenience Store Decisions
added Sep 6, 2018 13:54

Youth access to JUUL online: eBay sales of JUUL prior to and following FDA action

The online auction site eBay has been mentioned as a source of JUUL access for youth, and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified eBay to remove JUUL listings ...Online platforms may lack the will or expertise to effectively monitor content for
Tobacco Control
added Sep 6, 2018 02:34

Cytotoxic effects of heated tobacco products (HTP) on human bronchial epithelial cells [FREE FULL TEXT]

Using limited cytotoxic measures, the HTP showed reduced cytotoxicity relative to a combustible cigarette but higher toxicity than an e-cigarette. More comprehensive testing is needed to determine long-term effects of inhaling emissions from HTP.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 6, 2018 02:32

Summary of Evidence on the Absence of Hepatotoxicity of IQOS

The Department of Medicine, [UCSF] has recently published a letter in Tobacco Control claiming that “The preclinical and clinical data PMI submitted to FDA indicate that IQOS exposure may be associated with unexpected liver toxicity. We reviewed preclinic
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:52

[UK, USA] U.K. Gov’t Report Finds E-Cigarettes ‘Substantially Less Harmful,’ Urges Deregulation

FDA has been conducting a "nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes" to minors and convinced eBay to remove JUUL listings from its website. The U.K. parliament report, however, found concerns about the dangers of e-cigarettes are unfoun
Washington Free Beacon
added Sep 5, 2018 14:47
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