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[Asia, India] Tobacco manufacturers to state tar, nicotine content?

Cigarette and “bidi” manufacturers may soon have to declare tar and nicotine content on their packets, with the government setting in motion the process of establishing tobacco testing laboratories. “Five laboratories are being set up for testing tobacco
Asian Age (in)
added Sep 20, 2015 22:17

Health-care interventions to promote and assist tobacco cessation: a review of efficacy, effectiveness and affordability for use in national guideline development [FREE FULL TEXT]

Brief advice from a health-care worker, telephone helplines, automated text messaging, printed self-help materials, cytisine and nortriptyline are globally affordable health-care interventions to promote and assist smoking cessation. Evidence on smokeles
added Aug 25, 2015 21:22

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] ‘Vapers’ face heightened cancer risk, experts say

National Cancer Society (NCSM), Cancer Screening Centre, chief medical officer, Dr Dalilah Kamaruddin said liquid nicotine inhaled from an electronic cigarette, has the same properties as nitric acid. She said the acid is a chemical catalyst in the occu
Malay Mail (my)
added Aug 14, 2015 09:18

Researchers develop evidence-based model that can predict amount of nicotine released from e-cigarette

researchers at the VCU Center for the Study of Tobacco Products (CSTP) have developed the first ever, evidence-based model that can predict with up to 90 percent accuracy the amount of nicotine emitted by an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette). The study w
added Jul 31, 2015 11:59

Massachusetts lawmakers consider regulating e-cigarettes

The Massachusetts Legislature's Joint Committee on Public Health heard multiple hours of testimony at a hearing on Tuesday as the committee considers several bills that would regulate the use of e-cigarettes. One bill would ban the smoking of e-cigarett
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Jul 15, 2015 10:47

[Asia, India] SINGH: You can stop smoking! Replace nicotine to help you so

In general, more inclusive treatments are more effective in producing long-term abstinence from tobacco, and combined therapies raise the absolute percentage of smokers who remain abstinent. Use of nicotine chewing gum as a substitute over long term ma (in)
added Jun 27, 2015 09:19

[Poland] Africa: The E-cigarette and its New Challenges

"The Global Forum on Nicotine," an international gathering of researchers, professionals and activists who fight against the harmful effects of tobacco... A tobacco epidemic is evolving in Africa...alternatives such as products labeled "reduced-harmfulnes
added Jun 13, 2015 08:04

Additives in low tar ('light') and e-cigarettes may reinforce nicotine dependence

Pyrazine additives in low tar ('light') and e-cigarettes may be reinforcing the addictive qualities of nicotine, and should be strictly regulated, concludes research published online in the journal Tobacco Control.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 11, 2015 16:36

[UK, USA] 22nd Century Announces Launch of “0.0 mg Nicotine” MAGIC Cigarettes in the United Kingdom

“The public health implications of a virtually nicotine-free tobacco cigarette are enormous and 22nd Century is proud to be in a position to bring such an important product to market” Featuring an authentic, natural tobacco taste, MAGIC O cigarettes are
Business Wire
added May 29, 2015 12:46

[Australia] CHAPMAN: The future of electronic cigarette growth depends on youth uptake (PDF)

Simon Chapman discusses the phenomenon of “e-cigarettes” and the potential risks associated with their use / Pied Pipers in the vaping and tobacco industries have attempted to argue that concern about EC uptake in youth who would have never used any nico
Medical Journal of Australia
added May 18, 2015 10:29
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