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[New Zealand] Marewa Glover & David Sweanor: Vaping can make us smoke-free by 2025

The question remains, will these changes go far enough to achieve the Smokefree 2025 goal? Some anti-smokers think not and they have proposed a regressive abolitionist plan that frankly could have been written last century.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 4, 2017 01:16
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[UK] HAWKINS: Telling people ‘you’re wrong’ doesn’t work – for breastfeeding or anything else

Telling people ‘you’re wrong’ doesn’t work – for breastfeeding or anything else If you want to change human behaviour, don’t appeal to logic – just look at the success of the drink driving and passive smoking campaigns
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 4, 2017 00:53
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[California] GLANTZ: FDA’s “new” nicotine policy: A mixed picture that highlights the importance of local and state action to maintain progress

the overall evidence still shows that e-cigarette use is associated with less not more quitting... The FDA’s action also highlights the importance of other local and state action to control ecigarettes, particularly including them in smokefree laws and to
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 3, 2017 01:10
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PROCTOR: Taking the Addiction Out of Smoking

How quickly will the F.D.A. move to establish a nicotine standard? One worrisome sign is that the plan is part of a “multiyear road map.” But there is an urgency here that should not be forgotten. Dr. Gottlieb himself warned that if present consumption r
New York Times
added Aug 2, 2017 14:52
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[New Zealand] New pathway for smokeless tobacco products

The Government will establish a pre-market approval system for smokeless tobacco and nicotine-delivery products, other than e-cigarettes, Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner says. This follows a decision in March to legalise the sale of nicotine e-ci
Scoop (nz)
added Aug 2, 2017 14:34
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BAULD: US plan to cut smoking with non-addictive cigarettes has flaws

Unfortunately, the announcements don’t include details of progress on some of the key measures needed to reduce smoking further, including banning tobacco advertising and making tobacco less available. These kinds of policy, which are largely outside the
New Scientist
added Aug 1, 2017 22:06
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BENTLEY/FOJTIK: FDA embraces sanity with new approach to vaping

By explicitly recognizing that reduced risk nicotine products such as e-cigarettes (and potentially smokeless tobacco) are an important part of the mix in helping people quit smoking, Gottlieb rejected the flawed arguments made by anti-vaping crusaders th
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Aug 1, 2017 22:04
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SIEGEL: New FDA Commissioner Saves the Day: Embraces Harm Reduction Strategy for Tobacco Control

It is time for the anti-tobacco groups to make such a change as well. The ideological crap that is coming out of these groups has to end. Frankly, that crap is the greatest threat to the successful implementation of the sensible, evidence-based public hea
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Aug 1, 2017 19:00
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GRIER: The FDA Is Scrapping the Obama-Era Approach to E-Cig Regulation. Good.

Regulation that stifles that innovation would represent a seizing of the market by the only companies rich and well-connected enough to navigate the FDA’s costly approval process. That would have been very good for Philip Morris, but not for the smokers f
Slate
added Aug 1, 2017 18:21
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ARNOTT: Smokefree England: lessons learned over 10 years

We have to stop this epidemic. The evidence of the last decade is that measures to limit smoking are popular and effective, when they are part of a comprehensive strategy and are properly funded. Today is the 10th anniversary of the implementation of smo
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:53
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