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FDA seeks new ways to unhook smokers

The agency’s new Nicotine Steering Committee will explore new options for safe and effective smoking cessation. The agency plans to seek public input at a Jan. 26 hearing, the Washington Post reported.
The Business Journals
added Dec 7, 2017 13:35
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A new form of nicotine retailers: a systematic review of the sales and marketing practices of vape shops

Vape shops have potential to promote e-cigarettes for smoking cessation but also sometimes provide inaccurate information and mislabelled products. Given their spatial patterning, vape shops may perpetuate inequities in tobacco use. The growing literature
Tobacco Control
added Dec 6, 2017 00:23
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22nd Century Ships 2.4 Million SPECTRUM® Cigarettes for the National Institute on Drug Abuse

XXII’s Proprietary Very Low Nicotine research cigarettes demonstrate the feasibility of FDA’s plan to dramatically reduce nicotine in cigarettes
Business Wire
added Dec 5, 2017 17:48
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22nd Century Hires Former BAT Head of Plant Biotechnology

a plant biotechnology company focused on tobacco harm reduction and hemp/cannabis research, announced today the hiring of Juan Sanchez Tamburrino, Ph.D., as the Company’s Vice President of Research and Development. Dr. Tamburrino was previously the head
Business Wire
added Dec 5, 2017 17:47
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[Australia] Nicotine replacement in pregnancy 'safer than smoking'

Doctors are being encouraged to prescribe nicotine replacement therapy to pregnant women who find it too hard to quit smoking on their own in order to ensure the best health outcomes for the baby. A research review published in the Medical Journal of Au
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Dec 4, 2017 16:00
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Some Cigars Pack Bigger Nicotine Punch Than Cigarettes

Nicotine levels in so-called "small" or "filtered" cigars were found to be equal to or greater than that found in cigarettes, according to the study by researchers at Penn State's College of Medicine. "There seems to be a perception in the public that c
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 4, 2017 15:47
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[UK] The response of young adult smokers and non-smokers in the United Kingdom to dissuasive cigarettes: An online survey

Our findings suggest that it may be possible to reduce the desirability of cigarette sticks by altering their design, e.g., with the addition of a warning or use of an unattractive colour.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 1, 2017 02:27
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Quit Methods Used by American Smokers, 2013–2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

. Conclusions: In 2013–2014 e-cigarettes were used by American adult smokers as quit-smoking aids more frequently than NRT products or prescription drugs.
MDPI AG (ch)
added Dec 1, 2017 02:25
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Figuring Out the Future of Tobacco

FDA has really told the market, out with the old and in with the new when it comes to tobacco. According to BAT/RJR Investor Day presentation, 46% of smoking consumers are open to change and are looking for products to better suit their desires. These new
Convenience Store Decisions
added Nov 30, 2017 15:39
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FDA moves to speed nicotine replacement product development

The new measures could enable e-cigarette companies to get the devices approved as medical products, which could offer consumers greater reassurance that they perform as advertised and also open the possibility of being covered under health insurance.
Reuters
added Nov 30, 2017 15:11
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