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Montana bill to raise tobacco, e-cig taxes draws big crowd on both sides

Dozens of people squared off on a bill to raise the tax on tobacco products and impose a new tax on a key component of e-cigarettes. At issue before the Senate Taxation Committee was Senate Bill 354, by Sen. Mary Caferro, D-Helena, in a packed hearing r
Bozeman (MT) Chronicle
added Mar 28, 2017 15:59

[Asia-pacific] APAC E-Liquid Market: Focus on the type, Origin, Geography and Distribution Channel: Analysis & Forecast, 2016-2025

The Asia Pacific (APAC) region provides immense opportunity for both small and large e-liquid and cigarette players to enter and expand in the lucrative market. APAC e-liquid market is at a nascent stage, despite the presence of large number of smokers in
PR Newswire
added Mar 28, 2017 15:32

[Australia] E-cigarette nicotine ban condemned as 'flawed and unethical' by doctors, health experts

"It is unethical and unscientific to exempt nicotine in tobacco products and to deny smokers access to a much safer alternative," the group wrote in a submission to the TGA...disappointed the group had failed to convince the TGA to adopt a policy that cou
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Mar 28, 2017 12:27

A system dynamics modelling approach to assess the impact of launching a new nicotine product on population health outcomes [FREE FULL TEXT]

The results suggested an overall beneficial effect from launching e-cigarettes and that system dynamics could be a useful approach to assess the potential population health effects of nicotine products when epidemiological data are not available.
Science Direct
added Mar 24, 2017 19:30

[Australia] Scheduling delegate's final decisions, March 2017

The delegates have confirmed the interim decision and reasons for the decision as no evidence has been received to alter the interim decision. The delegates' final decision is that the scheduling for nicotine remains appropriate. Reasons for the final de
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) (Australian Government Department of Health) (au)
added Mar 24, 2017 18:22

Effectiveness of Switching Smoking-Cessation Medications Following Relapse [FREE FULL TEXT]

Findings suggest smokers will be more successful if they use a SCM in QAs and vary the SCM they use across time. That smokers can increase their odds of quitting by switching SCMs is an important message that could be communicated to smokers.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Mar 23, 2017 02:51

Stroke risk among menthol versus non-menthol cigarette smokers in the United States: Analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Results were not much affected by which covariates were included in the models, but depended strongly on the NHANES cycles included in the analysis...findings illustrate the need for fully reporting research and analytical methods, especially when analyse
Science Direct
added Mar 23, 2017 02:31

[Italy] Spotlight on “nicotine in all its manifestations” - BAT shares science at SRNT

The SRNTOpens new window is a professional body dedicated solely to supporting nicotine and tobacco research around the globe. Their mission is “to stimulate the generation and dissemination of new knowledge concerning nicotine in all its manifestations”
added Mar 22, 2017 02:11

[UK, USA] 22nd Century Group Issues Annual Letter to Shareholders

Dear Fellow Shareholders: In 2016, 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine technology captured the attention of scientists and public health officials around the world. Over the course of the year, we reported to shareholders the results of six new independen
Business Wire
added Mar 22, 2017 02:08

Health leaders call for immediate action to curb smoking in the U.S.

The report strongly recommends the adoption of three strategies that could help curb smoking among adults. The first involves raising taxes on cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products, while keeping taxes low on noncombustible nicotine products,
Washington Post
added Mar 22, 2017 00:39
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