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[UK] Number of Kent smokers fall as ban marks 10 years

At the start of the ban, almost 21% of the Kent population smoked, now this has reduced by a quarter to just over 15% of residents.* Kent County Council Director of Public Health, Andrew Scott-Clark said: “Initially, it took a few years to see a steady
KCC Media Hub (Kent County Council) (uk)
added Jun 28, 2017 13:37
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FDA Commissioner Testifies to Senate About Premium Cigars

I also understand there are a number of legislative measures to exempt premium cigars. If Congress were to act, we’d be happy to work with legislators to mitigate any unintended consequences of these measures. I don’t want to comment too specifically give
HalfWheel
added Jun 25, 2017 13:24
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ARCHIVE: Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act; Restrictions on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements

[FDA] is issuing this final rule to deem products meeting the statutory definition of “tobacco product,” except accessories of the newly deemed tobacco products, to be subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the FD&C Act), as amended by the F
Federal Register
added Jun 24, 2017 18:23
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Chemicals in Cigarettes: From Plant to Product to Puff

Do you know how many harmful chemicals are in cigarettes or how they get into the product? FDA created these videos and interactive tools to lay the foundation for an important public health goal: we aim to publish a list of the levels of harmful and pot
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 24, 2017 18:23
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Tips to Help Avoid "Vape" Battery Explosions

Until all vapes and vape batteries conform to strong and consistent safety standards, your best protection against vape battery explosions may be knowing as much as possible about your device and how to properly handle and charge its batteries.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 24, 2017 18:23
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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Potential Tobacco Product Violations Reporting Form

This document has a comment period that ends in 30 days...a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Federal Register
added Jun 24, 2017 17:21
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Comment online at regulations.gov, docket FDA-2017-D-3001. ...The FDA has filed for scientific review three Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) applications from Philip Morris Products S.A. (PMP S.A.) for its IQOS system and three types of Heatstick prod
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 24, 2017 17:15
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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Potential Tobacco Product Violations Reporting Form, 28492-28493 [2017-13018]

The public and interested stakeholders are also able to report information regarding possible violations of the Tobacco Control Act through the following methods: Calling the Tobacco Call Center using the Center for Tobacco Products' (CTP) toll-free n
Justia
added Jun 24, 2017 17:10
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Draft Research Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Use Prevention in Children and Adolescents: Primary Care Interventions

Send Us Your Comments In an effort to maintain a high level of transparency in our methods, we open our draft Research Plans to a public comment period before we publish the final version.
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
added Jun 23, 2017 01:29
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Updated data: One in 6 adults still smoke in Minnesota

Data published on the MN Public Health Data Access show the proportion of adults who smoke decreased 10% since 2013. This drop is likely the result of statewide efforts to reduce tobacco use, including the 2013 tobacco tax increase, clean indoor air poli
Minnesota Department of Health
added Jun 23, 2017 01:24
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