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Letter from 40 academics and experts in support of the complaint about the research letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Hidden Formaldehyde in E-cigarette Aerosol (PDF)

it appears clear that the device used was operated in unrealistic laboratory conditions and that human subjects would never experience the exposures that were measured and used in the calculation of cancer risk. The letter is therefore based on a major me
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Sep 14, 2015 22:51
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LETTER: E-Cigarettes Are an Improvement for Tobacco Smokers ($$)

Regarding Michael B. Siegel’s “The Misbegotten Crusade Against E-Cigarettes” (op-ed, Feb. 25): Mr. Siegel paints those who have expressed their concerns about e-cigarettes as being ridiculous alarmists, as if getting people addicted to nicotine has no co
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 10, 2015 16:37
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[Nevada] LETTER: The reality of smoking at casinos

Over the past several months, I have been observing smokers in our local casinos playing the slot machines. There is approximately one smoker for 15 nonsmoking gamblers. The one smoker stinks up the entire area, and the smoke eventually spreads through
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 18, 2014 18:30
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[Australia, UK, Uruguay] LETTER: Tobacco giant ($$)

Philip Morris... is also suing Australia and Uruguay. These cases are taken to “investor state dispute” processes, rather than the countries’ own courts, so they will be heard in secret with no appeal. If the UK signs up to the TTIP... it too would be bo
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 14, 2014 03:09
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LETTER: Response to secondhand smoking debate

On March 12, Doug Kneibert contributed a column that appeared to change the discussion related to the health risks of exposure to secondhand smoke. ... First, the study was not done by the National Cancer Institute. The information came from a presentat
Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Apr 1, 2014 20:37
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[Ohio] LETTER: RODU: Tax smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes at lower rates

Gov. John Kasich’s plan to increase taxes on all tobacco products is bad tax policy, built on an unscientific, unsuccessful anti-smoker strategy: Quit or die. Only one component of the governor’s plan makes sense — increasing the cigarette excise tax. E
Youngstown (OH) Vindicator
added Mar 30, 2014 19:44
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[Minnesota] Reader's View: Editorial misinformed readers about e-cigarettes

The News Tribune’s Sept. 8 editorial (Our view: “Obvious danger requires fair and responsible rules”) was not just a little opinionated, it was almost entirely factually incorrect. This letter would be too long if I pointed out every error, but I will hit
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 17, 2013 11:56
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[Massachusetts] Letter: Government is hypocritical on tobacco laws, taxes

Until the state and federal agencies have the guts to make this so-called lethal and addictive product illegal (as they should), then they need to stop penalizing smokers for using it. Or smokers should be able to sue the government for fraud and negligen
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Aug 17, 2013 14:17
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LETTERS: Smoking in children’s films—covert tobacco advertising causing smoking uptake or much ado about nothing? / Is censorship of films a useful solution to the problem of covert tobacco advertising? (PDF)

Response to Paynter and Chapman’s letter, “Is censorship of films a useful solution to the problem of covert tobacco advertising?”
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added Jul 5, 2013 11:39
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[District of Columbia, New York] KELLY: When e-smokers breathe out, what do we breathe in?

I don’t know whether electronic cigarette users are as pugilistic, but after my column last week on whether using those devices — what’s known as “vaping” — is allowed on Metro, I heard from both sides of the matter.
Washington Post
added May 30, 2013 01:13
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