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Submission of Warning Plans for Cigars; Draft Guidance for Industry; Availability

(FDA) is announcing the availability of a draft guidance for industry entitled “Submission of Warning Plans for Cigars.” The draft guidance, when finalized, will help those involved in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of cigars in the United State
Federal Register
added Sep 1, 2016 17:08

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Medical Marijuana Laws and Tobacco Use

This study comprehensively examines whether medical marijuana laws (MMLs) have affected the trajectory of a decades-long decline in adult tobacco use...the enactment of MMLs between 1990 and 2012 are associated with a 0.3 to 0.7 percentage-point reduction
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added Aug 30, 2016 02:14

Study finds more youths smoke vaporizers for flavored liquids rather than nicotine

The researchers said their findings “point to the need for vaporizer-specific research to assess and ultimately regulate the public-health threat of vaporizers.” Compared with two traditional cigarette flavors (tobacco and menthol), the FDA has said ther
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 28, 2016 08:17

new study underscores need to get rid of flavored tobacco products

underscores why flavored tobacco products have to go and that the FDA needs to step in...While it’s encouraging to learn that a lot of teens are not seeking nicotine, many are finding it anyway...many teens could be getting nicotine without even knowing i
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 26, 2016 21:12

E-cigarettes: Most teens vape for flavor, not nicotine

However, the researchers say there is limited data on the extent to which adolescents use e-cigarettes to vape nicotine. With this in mind, Dr. Miech and team set out to determine precisely what substances youths are inhaling when they use e-cigarettes.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 26, 2016 16:04

RUSSELL: Unintended consequences of the FDA’s e-cigarette regulations

With the clock ticking toward the August 8, 2018 predicate date, there is much that can be done, both by FDA and by the U.S. Congress, to ensure these unintended consequences never come to fruition. There is no credible evidence to date that vaping e-ci
The Hill
added Aug 27, 2016 18:44

Many Teens 'Vaping' for Flavor, Not Nicotine

Among the students who had ever used e-cigarettes, two-thirds used the device where a non-nicotine, flavored ingredient was used, the survey found. Nicotine came in at a distant second: Used by 13 percent of 8th graders, 20 percent of 10th graders, and
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 26, 2016 15:39

Majority of US doctors discussing electronic cigarettes with their patients

A new survey of US doctors reveals they are frequently discussing electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) with patients in a clinical setting. A substantial proportion of physicians also recommend e-cigs to their patients who smoke despite some controversy around
Medical Xpress (
added Aug 25, 2016 13:08

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Expensive cigarettes, why not? — Survey

around three-quarters of 1,000 respondents — including smokers — surveyed by the University of Indonesia’s (UI) Center for Health Economics and Policy Studies agreed that the price of cigarettes should be doubled, and the taxes raised used to fund the Nat
Jakarta Post (id)
added Aug 24, 2016 14:12

[Asia] ‘23.9 million Pakistani adults use tobacco’

out of which 6% are women. According to a report, 15.6 million Pakistanis smoke tobacco and males between the ages of 15-49 were more likely to use tobacco as compared to women. “Tobacco kills 6 million people around the world out of which 80% deaths oc
Daily Times (pk)
added Aug 25, 2016 14:29
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