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[UK] Reduced-nicotine cigarettes 'do not lead to increased smoking intensity'

new study, published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, state that previous research has found that smokers aim to "achieve a desired nicotine dose and will adjust their smoking behavior to maintain this dose across products."
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 22, 2014 07:13
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[Europe] E: Cigarettes: Cure Or Cash-Cow?

“This is when we get into the real safety issue. Imagine if even 10 per cent of those children become addicted to nicotine, of which half then become lifelong smokers. That equates to tens of millions across the globe. Isn’t that a public health disaster
Esquire Magazine
added Aug 4, 2014 11:56
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E-Cig Sales Slide as Regular Smokers Return to Real Thing

sales of the U.S. tobacco industry’s most-hyped product since menthol fell for the first time in May and June. That’s potentially bad news for an industry struggling to offset falling sales of traditional smokes. It also presents a challenge to Reynolds A
Bloomberg News
added Jul 16, 2014 15:22
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[Europe] How Toxic Is E-Liquid?

European officials have been wrongly labelling e-liquid as extremely toxic. This is the view of ECITA, based on a report by toxicology consultants which has been verified by Professors Riccardo Polosa and Bernd Mayer, and Dr Jacques Le Houezec.
ECITA (Electronic Cigarette Industry Trade Association) (uk)
added Jul 11, 2014 15:17
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Nicotine in e-cigarettes and smoking cessation devices 'carcinogenic'

A team from Virginia Tech has been carrying out a series of studies investigating the carcinogenic (cancer-causing) properties of nicotine. In their latest paper, they report that, in addition to previously acknowledged qualities such as its addictivenes
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 17, 2014 07:59
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AMA Strengthens Position on Regulation of Electronic Cigarettes

American Medical Association (AMA) today called for reining in the sale and marketing practices of companies that produce electronic nicotine delivery systems. The nation's largest physician organization adopted new policy at the AMA Annual Meeting opposi
CBS MarketWatch
added Jun 10, 2014 19:43
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E-cigarette restrictions among bills Iowa governor signs

Gov. Terry Branstad signed 11 bills into law Friday, including a ban the sale of electronic cigarettes and alternative nicotine products to minors in Iowa
Quad-City (IA) Times
added May 24, 2014 15:17
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[Singapore] LETTER: Conduct nicotine tests in schools

I wonder whether underage smoking is being perpetuated by passive attitudes among school administrators, who may sweep such incidents under the carpet for fear of tarnishing their school’s reputation. If vision and aural checks can be performed regularl
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 21, 2014 14:30
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[Michigan] E-cigarettes: Big business, unanswered questions

To the chagrin of many, there are no official rules barring minors from buying e-cigarettes. Much of the e-cigarette debate surrounds the allegation that a variety of e-liquid flavors, such as bubblegum and various fruit flavorings, are intended to attra
Detroit (MI) Observer & Eccentric Newspapers
added May 17, 2014 20:35
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Hookah may be worse than cigarettes, says new study by the National Institutes of Health

A research study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) found that a single hookah session delivers 1.7 times the nicotine, 6.5 times the carbon monoxide and 46.4 times the tar of a single cigarette. One hookah session, which typically lasts
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added May 12, 2014 19:32
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