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[USA] Young e-cig users crave regular cigarettes more

Among non-smoking youth who had ever used e-cigarettes, 43.9 percent said they intended to smoke conventional cigarettes within the next year, compared with 21.5 percent of those who had never used e-cigarettes. In addition, exposure to pro-tobacco adver
ANI (in)
added Sep 1, 2014 21:11

E-Cigarette Group Calls CDC Study On Teen Use Deceptive ($$)

The American Vaping Association responded to the CDC's study released Aug. 25, which found that many young e-cigarette users plan to use real cigarettes later in life, arguing the report failed to disclose its misleading methodology, according to the AVA
added Aug 29, 2014 19:27

[Washington] Snohomish Health District is looking for public comment on smoking proposal

The Snohomish Health District is currently seeking preliminary public comment ...Snohomish Health District proposes adding language to the local code to make it clear that the law applies to marijuana and hookah smoking, as well as to cigarettes.
Bothell (WA) Reporter
added Aug 29, 2014 14:03

[Australia, UK] VIDEO: Plain Cigarette Packs Do Not Hurt Retailers

The Tobacco Manufacturers' Association in the UK claim previous studies have found the opposite - that numbers of counterfeit cigarettes go up and cost AU$1bn (£564m) in lost taxes. They added: "The limited telephone survey published in the BMJ only cove
Sky News (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:45

Feds seek comment on lower-risk tobacco bid

Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match's request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes. It is the first time the Food and Drug Administration
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 28, 2014 19:40

Proof That The Tobacco Industry Is Successfully Turning Teens Into New Smokers

A spokesperson for Reynolds American Inc...disputed claims that e-cigarettes act as a gateway to traditional smokes, pointing to research from a Boston University professor and a public health physician who claim that “virtually all experimentation with c
Think Progress (blog)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:38

Carolyn Hax: Mother should abandon the smoke screen with her daughter

People often hold up the example of smokers telling their kids not to smoke as the height of hypocrisy. It’s not. What’s hypocritical about being in the grip of a difficult addiction and not wanting your kid to go through that? Every human being has thei
The Washington Post
added Aug 27, 2014 21:23

[Canada] Ottawans split on e-cig ban

Seems there's not much difference between smoking and vaping in the eyes of Hogtown's decision-makers. Toronto city council voted Monday to ban e-cigarette use on city property, following a recent recommendation from its public health board.
Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Aug 27, 2014 12:25

More than a quarter-million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarettes in 2013

More than a quarter of a million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes in 2013, according to a CDC study published in the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research. This number reflects a three-fold increase, from about 79,000 in
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Aug 26, 2014 22:05

Feds seek comments on ‘modified risk’ tobacco

seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match’s request to certify its General-branded pouches of tobacco as less harmful than cigarettes. The company, whose North American headquarters is in Richmond, Virginia, in June requested the Fo
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 26, 2014 21:37
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