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[Oklahoma] Letter to the editor: Big tobacco quick to challenge $1.50 fee

Certainly the smoking manufacturers have not suddenly become altruistic in challenging the law as unconstitutional, as they are mostly interested in continuing to sell and profit from a product that is a primary cause of death and health problems.
Tulsa (OK) World
added Jun 22, 2017 13:53

An Open Letter to Newly Named FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb

I am writing you on behalf of a small, artisanal industry—the handmade cigar industry...They fear extinction...The Obama Administration moved control of the cigar industry to the FDA, and after years of threats and uncertainty the FDA has shackled the cig
Cigar Aficionado
added Jun 25, 2017 13:26

[Montana] LETTER: Vaping pollutes indoor air

The RiverStone Board of Health is considering a new rule on top of our existing Clean Indoor Air Act to prohibit e-cigarette use wherever smoking is also not allowed...I strongly urge the board to pass this rule.
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 24, 2017 18:18

BERMAN/HATSUKAMI: Reducing tobacco-related harm: FDA’s proposed product standard for smokeless tobacco

This Special Communication discusses the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) proposed rule that would limit N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN) levels in smokeless tobacco products. It argues that finalising and implementing this first 'product standard' would
Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2017 00:39

[Montana] LETTER: Support clean indoor air rule

On June 21, the city-county board of health will hear public testimony to consider expanding our smoke-free law to forbid e-cigarette...We cannot let Big Tobacco reverse this progress with e-cigarettes. Everyone deserves the right to breathe healthy, cle
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23

Fact Check: Do e-cigarettes cause incurable disease

So while it’s still unclear whether e-cigarettes cause popcorn lung and whether they’re effective tools for quitting smoking, what is certain is that they aren’t harmless — especially to children and teens.
Florida Times-Union
added Jun 19, 2017 20:23

Dear Abby: Fetish drives man to badger his wife into smoking again

Jeremy has an obsession/fetish with women smoking cigarettes....Give in and start up with this horrible habit again to satisfy my husband? / Do not give in. Do not risk cancer or lung disease to please him.
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 19, 2017 14:30

[Asia, Pakistan] LETTER: Tax on tobacco

The introduction of third-tier federal excise duty (FED) on cigarettes – which will result in a 50 percent reduction in tax on tobacco products – is likely to increase their consumption in the country. According to a report, Pakistanis smoke over 65 bill
The News (pk)
added Jun 19, 2017 04:32

[UK] Letter from experts in tobacco science and policy regarding the European Union snus prohibition

we write to draw your attention to one of the worst examples of EU regulation ever made. This is the ban on oral tobacco, known as “snus”, as implemented in the revised Tobacco Products Directive, 2014/40/EU. This measure harms the health of EU citizens,
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Jun 14, 2017 17:49

[New York] Letter to the editor: Let’s clear the air of cigarette smoke

I often go to the library with my mother, and more often than not we walk through clouds of smoke. ... Editor’s note: Throughout the year, advocacy has been emphasized with various activities and projects by students in David Morse’s 10th-grade health cla
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 11, 2017 06:25
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