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[Europe] LETTER: Eurobarometer survey and e-cigarettes: unsubstantiated claims

it is impossible to know how many of those who claim that they have stopped with the aid of e-cigarettes would have stopped anyway, and how many of those who used an e-cigarette but failed to stop would have stopped had they used another method. That is w
Addiction
added Sep 24, 2016 21:29
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LETTER: Commentary on Farsalinos et al. (2016): Electronic cigarette use in the European Union: analysis of a representative sample of 27 460 Europeans from 28 countries

the estimate that ‘6.1 million Europeans have quit smoking with the use of e-cigarettes, while a further 9.2 million have reduced their smoking consumption’ is based upon self-reported outcomes, which might be biased in many ways.
Addiction
added Sep 24, 2016 21:26
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[Europe, UK] LETTER: HYSLOP: Protecting lungs from smoke and pollution

As a responsible trade association, we are not anti-regulation. On the contrary, our members want to work with policymakers to deliver robust, proportionate, and fit for purpose regulation. Under such a regime vaping would flourish and achieve its full p
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 23, 2016 16:42
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LETTER: Teenage Smoking Rates

’s important to remember that this hasn’t happened by chance. It’s the result of a number of evidence-based federal policy changes and changes at the state and local levels. Smoke-free legislation that has reduced social acceptance of tobacco use, tax in
New York Times
added Sep 22, 2016 21:33
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[California] Tom Torlakson State Superintendent of Public Instruction Letter (PDF)

I am dismayed at tobacco companies' false and misleading contention that Proposition 56 would take money from schools. These claims are not only preposterous, they are insulting to those of us committed to the education and well-being of California's ch
Yes on 56.org
added Sep 21, 2016 21:32
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LETTER: The Lies of Big Sugar

Let’s hope that the federal government, and all 50 states, will recoup their losses with civil suits against those who propagated these lies. It worked with the tobacco industry.
New York Times
added Sep 21, 2016 19:58
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LETTER: SAROKIN: A Judge’s View of Tobacco Lobby: ‘Money Over Morality’

I repeat what I said in my opinion 24 years ago..."Who are these persons who knowingly and secretly decide to put the buying public at risk solely for the purpose of making profits and who believe that illness and death of consumers is an appropriate cost
New York Times
added Sep 19, 2016 08:16
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Evidence, Policy, and E-Cigarettes.

We have written a document to correct Bates' misconceptions about who we are, what our experience is, why we decided to write about this topic in the first place, what we actually said, and why we said it.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Sep 12, 2016 16:33
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[UK] CORRESPONDENCE Evidence, Policy, and E-Cigarettes

misleading to suggest that there is a consensus on e-cigarettes in England, given that many members of the health community have continuing reservations...look to Australia, where adult smoking rates are now under 13%, without e-cigarettes
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Sep 12, 2016 16:30
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[California] LETTER: Our troops don’t need free tobacco

How wonderful that Duncan Hunter has the time and energy as a congressman to lobby for the tobacco industry’s desire to provide free cigars for our servicemen, all the while spending supporters’ contributions on his own personal expenses as prohibited by
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 12, 2016 14:43
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