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GLANTZ: Heated tobacco products: another tobacco industry global strategy to slow progress in tobacco control

the latest round of heated tobacco products fits into and supports the tobacco companies’ political efforts to avoid meaningful regulation and protect their ability to sell all their products – including conventional cigarettes. We see these products as
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 18, 2018 03:45

FARSALINOS: FDA has declared an epidemic of e-cigarette use by adolescents that none else has seen yet

It is extremely important to see detailed data on the “epidemic” declared by the FDA. I emphasize that published data SHOULD include frequency of use and smoking status of e-cigarette users – and of course the prevalence of tobacco cigarette use). Everyo
E-cigarette Research (Dr Farsalinos' Scientific Blog)
added Sep 18, 2018 03:14

BENTLEY: The FDA's assault on vaping is a gift to Big Tobacco

The magnitude of the FDA's threat cannot be overstated. A ban on flavors would be a near-death blow to the e-cigarette industry and severely weaken the appeal of vaping as a safer alternative to smoking. But an even more insidious consequence of the thre
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Sep 18, 2018 03:14

BRODY: The Risks to Children From Adults Who Smoke

the younger child developed pneumonia and had to be on a ventilator, yet “the parents refused to engage with us about quitting smoking, pharmacotherapy for cessation, or about not letting their children be exposed to cigarette smoke,” he wrote. In retro
New York Times
added Sep 17, 2018 11:42

[California] Don't Smoke - Em Even If You Got - Em

Cal State University, Northridge students and faculty — as well as CSUN visitors — are minded that no tobacco products or other types of smoking (including e-cigarettes) are allowed anywhere on campus. It’s a policy that has been in effect since 2015. “We
San Fernando Valley (CA) Sun
added Sep 16, 2018 18:30

ARCHIVE: BERO: Editorial Ten tips for spotting industry involvement in science policy [FREE FULL TEXT]

Given the ongoing revelations about industry influence on scientific evaluation and standards, it is surprising that scientists and public health researchers remain unaware of the role of industry in shaping science policy to favour industry interests of
Tobacco Control
added Sep 16, 2018 16:29
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WADE/NITZKIN: The FDA's new tobacco plan leaves much room for improvement w/Photo

We should continue to restrict sales of all tobacco-related products to minors, and more heavily tax the highest risk products. The FDA should amend its regulatory scheme from one designed to eliminate entry of any fundamentally new product into the mark
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Sep 15, 2018 04:04

SULLUM: The stupid war on vaping: If anything, electronic nicotine delivery is saving lives from cigarettes

These threats are based on the morally dubious premise that the interests of adults who might want to switch from smoking to a far less hazardous form of nicotine consumption should be sacrificed in the name of curtailing e-cigarette use by minors, which
New York Daily News
added Sep 15, 2018 04:04

[Utah] Jay Evensen: It's time to nip the e-cigarette epidemic in the bud

: Disruptive technology has hit the cigarette industry. That doesn’t mean the industry’s tactics have changed much in 60 years, it just means old tobacco industry regulars are being replaced by something more hip and modern, and with a product to smoke t
Deseret News
added Sep 15, 2018 03:59

[Wisconsin] MURPHY/JOHNSON: FDA crackdown on e-cigarettes is correct move

In May and June, the Common Council unanimously passed resolutions that prohibit use of e-cigarettes on City property and in public places where state law currently bans smoking and prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. It was helpful to have es
Milwaukee (WI) Community Journal
added Sep 15, 2018 03:36
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