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[Italy, Sweden, USA] RODU: Confirmed: Snus Use Protective for Parkinson’s Disease

Investigators in Sweden, Italy and the United States report that “non-smoking men who used snus had a substantially reduced risk of Parkinson’s disease…” The research, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology (abstract here), combined dat
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Jan 7, 2017 03:12

[Sweden] Moist smokeless tobacco (Snus) use and risk of Parkinson's disease.

Non-smoking men who used snus had a substantially lower risk of Parkinson's disease. Results also indicated an inverse dose-response relationship between snus use and Parkinson's disease risk. Our findings suggest that nicotine or other components of toba
International Journal of Epidemiology
added Jan 7, 2017 03:10

Clarification of When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices, or Combination Products; Amendments to Regulations Regarding “Intended Uses” (PDF)

This document is scheduled to be published in th^ Federal Register on 01/09/2017...FDA is taking this action to provide clarity regarding our interpretation of the drug and device definitions in the FD&C Act with respect to products made or derived fro
Amazon Web Services / Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
added Jan 6, 2017 18:09

[Kansas] E-cigarette retailers battle lawmakers on new tax

A group representing electronic cigarette retailers in Kansas is fighting to prevent the state from enforcing a new tax on vaping fluid. A lobbyist for the Kansas Vapers Association argued during a legislative committee meeting Tuesday that the bill impo
Manhattan (KS) Mercury
added Jan 6, 2017 01:45

BRIEF-22nd Century says FDA provides positive feedback for it's low nicotine MRTPA filings

* FDA provides positive and encouraging feedback for 22nd Century's very low nicotine MRTPA filings * 22nd Century Group - in response to FDA's requests, and in conjunction with additional clarifying guidance, company has withdrawn its existing filings
added Jan 6, 2017 00:56

BAT quits nicotine inhaler to focus on vaping

as quit plans to market a nicotine inhaler called Voke to focus on consumer items like e-cigarettes rather than health products. The move reins in BAT's earlier, very diversified approach to cigarette alternatives, which are being pursued by all big list
added Jan 6, 2017 00:55

[Europe, Ireland] E-cigarettes likely to increase number of smokers quitting - report

Greater uptake of e-cigarettes by smokers is likely to increase the number of people who successfully give up smoking, according to an independent analysis of health interventions. The “health technology assessment”, published by the Health Information a
Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 5, 2017 20:51
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[UK] BAT draws breath on nicotine inhaler deal

The long-awaited launch of a nicotine inhaler backed by Sir Terry Leahy has suffered a setback after British American Tobacco pulled the plug. Consort Medical said that Nicovations, a BAT subsidiary, had ended supply agreements after the product failed
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 5, 2017 20:49

Nicotine and Tobacco as Substances of Abuse in Children and Adolescents [FREE FULL TEXT]

This technical report focuses on nicotine and discusses the stages of use in progression to dependence on nicotine-containing products; the physiologic characteristics, neurobiology, metabolism, pharmacogenetics, and health effects of nicotine; and acute
added Jan 5, 2017 20:43

Nicotine's Highly Addictive Impact on Youth Underestimated

"I think most people realize nicotine is addictive, but I don't know if there's an understanding of just how addictive it is – particularly for youths," said Lorena M. Siqueira, MD, MSPH, lead author of a new report on nicotine, addiction, and youth that
Medical Tribune
added Jan 5, 2017 20:42
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