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LETTER: A gateway to more productive research on e-cigarettes? Commentary on a comprehensive framework for evaluating public health impact Authors Jamie Brown

Tobacco harm reduction from clean nicotine delivery is at least 40 years old [19]. The idea is beautifully simple, but this paper by Levy and colleagues underscores the complexity in evaluating the impact of related products. While the current focus is o
Wiley Online Library
added Dec 13, 2016 15:06
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LETTERS: Commentary to: A framework for evaluating the public health impact of e-cigarettes and other vaporized nicotine products

Addiction
added Dec 13, 2016 15:04
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[Taiwan] Research letter Unregulated hazards to young people: smoking in films

Current tobacco control legislations may not be adequate in protecting adolescents and young adults from being exposed to smoking imagery in films. For example, Taiwan implemented the Tobacco Hazards Prevention Act (THPA) in 1997, which states that ‘smok
Tobacco Control
added Dec 4, 2016 21:45
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[Illinois] Hookahs are not harmless, in spite of what teens may think

Your teen may think that smoking a hookah is just something fun to do with his friends. Tell him about the health risks involved. Be sure to let him know that he and his friends could end up putting their health, even their lives, in danger if they con
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Nov 21, 2016 21:11
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LETTER: WIMMER: Don’t Look to E-Cigarettes as a Panacea for Smoking

Addiction to nicotine in tobacco is the norm, not the exception, and smoking addiction is about compulsive behavior and suffering, not pleasure.... The case for e-cigarettes would be stronger if the United States, like the British National Health Service
New York Times
added Nov 14, 2016 13:44
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LETTERS: CHAPMAN: Bauld et al omit evidence on passive exposure to e-cigarette aerosol / Indoor vaping and brochodilator use are not analagous

Bauld et al draw an analogy between indoor vaping and the use of bronchodilators for asthma...Surely, they cannot be serious here? Newman et al showed the amount of dosed drug exhaled by asthmatics ranged from just 0.2%-1.7% across different puffing beha
Tobacco Control
added Nov 13, 2016 17:05
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LETTER: ZELLER: Congress Has Long Banned Charitable Gifts of Tobacco

Congress prohibited the charitable distribution of tobacco products in 2009. This applies to cigars and is not a direct result of any recent FDA regulation... An individual, however, may still send care packages that include cigars to family members or f
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 5, 2016 02:21
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LETTER: Big Tobacco blowing smoke

Judge Gladys Kessler ruled that 10 tobacco industry defendants had violated civil racketeering laws...They have poured millions into opposing local and statewide restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces like the one that passed in Boulder i
Boulder (CO) Weekly
added Nov 4, 2016 17:04
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[Nevada] LETTER: Clean the air

I want to make it clear that I support clean indoor air, 100 percent. There are 20 states that have smoke-free casinos...-- Mike Benham Candidate, Mesquite City Council
The Spectrum (St. George, UT)
added Nov 2, 2016 19:13
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[Colorado] Letter: Are you on the side of Big Tobacco?

The United States’ largest tobacco company, Altria, has spent $10 million to buy your vote. Who is Altria? In 2003, a Virginia-based company, after decades of marketing to kids, and deceiving the public, changed its name from Philip Morris after negativ
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Oct 31, 2016 18:33
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