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Submit Comments on Tobacco Products

Summary: The FDA is requesting nominations for members to serve on the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee, Office of Science, Center for Tobacco Products. FDA seeks to include the views of women and men, members of all racial and ethnic groups
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 14, 2018 02:17
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to address epidemic of youth e-cigarette use

And at the same time, we’re developing a path to properly regulate non-combustible forms of nicotine delivery, like electronic cigarettes, that may be an alternative for adults who still want to get access to satisfying levels of nicotine, without all th
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 12, 2018 17:11
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[UK] Current and future state of nation’s health revealed

The Health Profile for England report covers life expectancy; major causes of death; mortality trends; child health; inequality in health...smoking prevalence has dropped by a quarter to 15% and as little as 10% of the population could still be smoking b
GOV.UK
added Sep 11, 2018 21:15
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FDA's Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan

FDA's Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan—a key component of the agency's Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation—is a series of actions to stop youth use of tobacco products, especially e-cigarettes, with special focus on three key areas:
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 23:42
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Tobacco Product Application Review - A Public Meeting / October 22-23, 2018

This meeting is intended to improve public understanding and seek feedback on the policies and processes for the submission and review of tobacco product marketing applications, including the general scientific principles relevant to various application
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 23:41
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Tobacco Regulatory Science Research Program at FDA s Center for Tobacco Products: Summary and Highlights (PDF)

This comprehensive plan and sweeping approach to tobacco and nicotine allows FDA to apply the powerful tools given by Congress to achieve a significant public health impact. Public input on these complex issues will help ensure the agency has the prope
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 23:41
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Scientific Conference: Opioid and Nicotine Use, Dependence, and Recovery: Influences of Sex and Gender

[FDA]'s Office of Women’s Health, in collaboration with ... Center for Tobacco Products, will be hosting a 2-day public meeting, “Scientific Conference: Opioid and Nicotine Use, Dependence, and Recovery: Influences of Sex and Gender,” to address this impo
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 23:41
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Spotlight on Science — Summer 2018

Even as the agency commits to improving the efficiency, as well as effectiveness, of our tobacco regulatory programs, we are likewise committed to maintaining our rigorous scientific standards. The stringent science that supports each FDA decision on tob
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 19:57
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FDA's Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

FDA's comprehensive plan places nicotine, and the issue of addiction, at the center of the agency's tobacco regulation efforts. This plan serves as a multi-year roadmap to better protect youth and help addicted adult smokers quit, significantly reducing
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 19:51
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Tobacco control, a ‘major component’ of environmental protection efforts – UN health official

From deforestation to soil degradation and pollution, tobacco production and its use by consumers, is “tremendously destructive” for the environment, although control measures can help curb its negative environmental effects, including the damaging impac
UN News Service
added Sep 5, 2018 15:13
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