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Trump Nominates Indiana Health Commissioner as Surgeon General

nominated Dr. Jerome M. Adams, the health commissioner for Indiana and a strong advocate of needle exchanges to avoid the spread of disease, to be the surgeon general of the United States.
New York Times
added Jun 30, 2017 15:12
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Americans Report Confusion on Whether E-Cigarette Vapor Harms Children

Although a report from the Surgeon General has determined that the aerosol vapor from e-cigarettes contains harmful chemicals like nicotine, a survey of US adults indicates that some are skeptical or unsure about the risk posed to children exposed to the
The American Journal of Managed Care
added May 29, 2017 16:14
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Lawsuit against HHS over records pertaining to FDA deeming rule

Judicial Watch is seeking records from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General (OSG), regarding the claimed cancer-causing effects of electronic cigarettes as compared
Vaping Post (ch)
added May 16, 2017 13:51
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Judicial Watch Sues over Records on Obama E-Cig Regs

filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking records from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General (OS
Judicial Watch
added May 5, 2017 18:22
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Anti-Vaping Surgeon General Has Been Abruptly Replaced

When Murthy’s report was issued, Norquist’s powerful foundation Americans for Tax Reform called on Trump to fire the surgeon general. Norquist made headlines back in February when he said, “I think that the next election, at the presidential level, and a
Gizmodo
added Apr 22, 2017 23:53
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Tell Trump to Fire U.S. Surgeon General

Sign our petition, which will be delivered to the president's office, asking President Trump to fire the Surgeon General and replace him with someone who actually cares about tobacco harm reduction and saving lives.
Americans for Tax Reform
added Apr 22, 2017 23:51
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President Trump asked Surgeon General Vivek Murthy to resign, further shaping the administration in his image

Some have speculated that Murthy’s stance against e-cigarettes ultimately led to his dismissal, Axios reported.
Salon Magazine
added Apr 22, 2017 23:50
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Surgeon General Vivek Murthy abruptly removed from his post

As late as Friday morning, the Surgeon General’s Twitter account had been promoting Murthy’s work, including a “virtual field trip” he was to host on Tuesday for schools about the risks of electronic cigarettes.
CBS MarketWatch
added Apr 22, 2017 23:48
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Trump fires surgeon general

“Today, Dr. Murthy, the leader of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, was asked to resign from his duties as Surgeon General...Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price "thanks him for his dedicated service to the nation."
The Hill
added Apr 22, 2017 23:37
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Know the Risks: E-cigarettes and Young People

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SurgeonGeneral.gov
added Mar 20, 2017 16:45
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