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[Indiana] LETTER: Research hasn't proven e-cigarettes are safe

There is not sufficient scientific research that definitively concludes electronic cigarettes are effective tools to quit smoking. The FDA has not authorized electronic cigarettes as stop smoking devices.
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Aug 11, 2013 23:01
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[Indiana] Letter: Smoke-free air laws won't hurt business

Healthy Communities invites Bartholomew County commissioners to review, research and discuss the study. Smoke-free air laws do not hurt our businesses. A county-wide smoke-free ordinance will definitely enhance the health and wealth of Bartholomew County
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Aug 11, 2013 12:19
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[Wisconsin] Your Views: Why run story that glorifies tobacco in Edgerton? ($$)

Why would any publication promote the tobacco industry on their front page? I realize that tobacco is a cash...
Janesville (WI) Gazette
added Aug 8, 2013 01:07
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LETTERS: What Makes It Hard to Kick the Habit

The analysis presented by Mr. Ert and Mr. Yechiam provides strong support for two measures pending before the New York City Council — one that restricts the display of tobacco products and one that limits tobacco price discounting.
New York Times
added Aug 5, 2013 08:55
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[Minnesota] Very Little Known About Health Effects Of E-Cigarettes

Mayo Clinic does not recommend the use of e-cigarettes. At this time, we simply do not know enough about them. They have not been proven safe, nor have they been shown to be effective in helping people to stop smoking.
Mayo Clinic
added Sep 23, 2013 04:28
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[New York] LETTERS: Readers sound off on e-smokes, sophmoric puns and A-Rod

I was disappointed to read the Daily News’ “puff piece” on e-cigarettes (“Vapor trail,” July 31). Glorifying a product whose contents are unknown to us is questionable at best. There is no evidence that shows the vapors emitted by e-cigarettes are safe f
New York Daily News
added Aug 1, 2013 09:05
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[UK] LETTER: E-cigarettes face testing times

Proper regulation of these products is vital. There are simply too many unknown factors involved for there not to be full and robust testing and monitoring procedures. 2016 is still a long way off, and if the popularity and user base of these products co
The Grocer (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 12:26
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[Jamaica] LETTER: No need for concern over smoking ban in tourism sector

the Pharmaceutical Society of Jamaica (PSJ) supports the introduction of the no-smoking policy in the interest of public health. Concerns have been expressed that this ban may have negative effects on our tourism industry. Could this be based on the assu
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 25, 2013 06:35
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Letter | Making Kentucky a smoke-free state

Ten years ago on July 1, 11 brave Lexington Fayette Urban County Council members voted to support Kentucky's first smoke-free ordinance. This historic vote has been called the "shot heard 'round the world" since smoke-free legislation was virtually unhea
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jul 24, 2013 09:24
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[UK] Research letter = Does use of ‘non-trial’ cessation support help explain the lack of effect from offering NRT to quitline callers in a RCT?

effect of additional cessation support on the impact of free NRT provision from a quitline. The findings suggest that use of such support does not explain the negative PORTSSS trial findings with respect to NRT. We identified only one other paper investig
Tobacco Control
added Jul 24, 2013 03:38
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