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GLANTZ: Evidence that e-cigs depress quitting cigarettes keeps piling up, this time from Japan

They conducted a national cross-sectional study of 9055 people in Japan who had tried to quit smoking cigarettes in the last 5 years and found that people who used e-cigarettes were 38% less likely to have stopped smoking than people who didn’t use e-cig
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 22, 2017 17:17
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[UK] BATES: A guide to the seven sins of overreaching government

Regulators have a bad habit of treating innovation as a threat rather than an opportunity...Does banning advertising of ecigarettes stop kids vaping, or does it protect the established cigarette trade from a potentially much safer and disruptive entrant?
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 22, 2017 17:13
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] YAP: Can we have courage in our tobacco policy-making?

It seems that harsher laws against smoking would be most effective in tandem with the availability of alternative tobacco or nicotine products, with a complete smoking ban as the end game. Perhaps Singapore can lead the world in this area as well, and b
The Middle Ground (sg)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:22
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[UK] SWEANOR: Pragmatism on nicotine could save lives

Reducing risks by helping smokers switch to less hazardous products has been opposed rather than endorsed, with regulation serving to restrict alternatives to cigarettes. The push to ban potentially less hazardous alternatives to cigarettes, or to put th
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 22, 2017 01:24
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Sullum: The truth about e-cigarettes and government studies

FDA’s onerous new e-cigarette rules, which threaten to ruin thousands of businesses and stifle life-saving innovation. But Trump’s freshly minted secretary of health and human services, Tom Price, needn’t wait for revision of those regulations to experime
Chicago Sun-Times
added Feb 21, 2017 21:33
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[Korea - South] SONG: Is vaping healthy?

As a recent convert to “vaping” I am proud to say...Like with any issue on the Internet, the truth may be hard to dig up but if you read through the unlimited articles, the truth does rise up. This industry would not be thriving so much if there really w
Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 21, 2017 19:54
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[Kentucky] CHANDLER: Two Tobacco-Related Bills Are Disease-Prevention Bills

Bills that reduce Kentucky’s smoking rate are disease-prevention bills. As residents of a state with some of the worst health statistics in the nation, I hope we can all do the right thing and get behind these two bills.
Hazard (KY) Herald
added Feb 21, 2017 19:05
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Stephen Miller’s web of lies: The Trump adviser has championed Big Tobacco’s alarming public deception

Miller’s college newspaper posts shows that Miller has been lying profusely...cites a Cato article that even the conservative [ACSH] called “unscientific and inflammatory.”...attempts to convince his readers that secondhand smoke isn’t harmful in any way
Salon Magazine
added Feb 21, 2017 15:39
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[California] The Quad: UCLA’s tobacco-free policy enforcement, broken down

I have seen people vaping near Young Hall and Bruin Walk. The policy is not being enforced as people are seen smoking all around campus despite the signs that read “UCLA is a tobacco-free campus.”...UCPD needs to take action to put a stop to this.
Daily Bruin (UCLA)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:22
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[New Jersey] DEMINSKI: Trenton’s new cigarette purchase age is another useless law — Deminski

Codey has made the point over and over that his idea of enacting this statewide will keep young people from picking up the smoking habit to begin with. How ridiculous. Almost all teenagers who start smoking don’t have their first one by walking into a st
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:09
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