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JOHN STOSSEL "There is no good data showing secondhand smoke kills people." False / Scientific consensus says otherwise
PolitiFact (St. Petersburg (FL) Times
added Jan 30, 2015 09:56

Controversies - More than 60% of Statements by Fox News Pundits and Guests Turn out to be False, According to PolitiFact

John Stossel. “There is no good data showing secondhand smoke kills people,” he said on the air. To which PolitiFact countered, “There is plenty of scientific research and consensus that secondhand smoke does indeed kill people,” and it cited studies from
added Jan 30, 2015 09:52


California Department of Public Health
added Jan 29, 2015 13:19

[California] Tobacco Laws Should Cover E-Cigs, Calif. Dept. Of Health Says ($$)

Department of Public Health said Wednesday that laws aimed at protecting children and the public from traditional tobacco products should be expanded so that they include e-cigarettes, just one recommendation from a new report detailing the dangers and to
added Jan 29, 2015 12:54
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[California] Tobacco Laws Should Cover E-Cigs, Calif. Dept. Of Health Says ($$)

The report warns that the nicotine in e-cigarettes is just as addictive as in traditional cigarettes, and that the secondhand vapor that comes from them includes at least 10 chemicals on California's Prop. 65 list of substances known to cause cancer,...
added Jan 29, 2015 01:09

E-Cigarettes Pose Public Health Concern, California Says

A growing number of state officials have expressed skepticism about manufacturers’ claims that the products are a healthier alternative to regular cigarettes and aren’t marketed to children. California plans a media and public education campaign to warn
Bloomberg News
added Jan 29, 2015 00:51
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E-Cig Stigma: California Declares Vaping a Public Health Risk

"As we have done with other important outbreaks or epidemics, we are taking this formal step of warning Californians about the health risks of e-cigarettes," said Dr. Ron Chapman, State Health Officer and director of the California Department of Public H
NBC News
added Jan 29, 2015 00:46

[California] State Health Officer’s Report on E-Cigarettes: A Community Health Threat (PDF)

First and foremost, education is needed to counter the marketing of e-cigarettes which is often misleading and highly appealing to teens. Second, there is a need to treat e-cigarettes in a comprehensive manner that is consistent with how we approach tra
California Department of Public Health
added Jan 29, 2015 00:09

[California] State warns: stay away from E-cigarettes

Chapman goes on to say, “There is a lot of misinformation about e-cigarettes. That is why, I am advising Californians to avoid the use of e-cigarettes and keep them away from children of all ages.”
KION 46 (Salinas, CA)
added Jan 28, 2015 23:57

[California] HEALTH ADVISORY – January 28, 2015 / Electronic Cigarettes: A Summary of the Public Health Risks and Recommendations for Health Care Professionals (PDF)

This health advisory seeks to inform health care professionals of the public health risks posed by the marketing, sale and use of electronic cigarettes (e‐cigarettes) especially to children and young people.
California Department of Public Health
added Jan 28, 2015 23:54
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