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LETTER: Risks of E-Cigarettes

Though we do not yet know the full extent of the risk that vaping entails, we do know that it is an unhealthy behavior for young people. We applaud the surgeon general for his report and stand firm in discouraging the use of all tobacco products, includi
New York Times
added Dec 21, 2016 18:46
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SATEL/SWEANOR: Dear Surgeon General and public health agencies, anti-vaping polices are bad for public health

Our lead public health agencies – CDC, FDA, and the Surgeon General’s office – have been shamefully derelict in their duty to protect the health of smokers and empower them. Many of the nation’s millions of smokers would surely switch to reduced harm al
American Enterprise Institute
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
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REDMOND: The Surgeon General's Pack of Lies About E-Cigarettes Is Likely to Cost Lives

The Surgeon General, the FDA and most of the contributors to the report want to severely restrict access to electronic cigarettes for adults. They stubbornly refuse to recognize the benefits of vaping and continue to deny, in the face of mounting evidence
The Influence
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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E-Cigarettes and Teens: Cause for Alarm?

Now, MedPage Today asks: Should e-cigarettes only be sold to those 18 or older?
MedPage Today
added Dec 19, 2016 19:53
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[North Carolina] Traditional cigarette smoking drops to historic low among teens

A 2016 study by the University of Michigan determined that the use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers by teenagers had dropped slightly after surging during 2014 and 2015.
Morganton (NC) News Herald
added Dec 18, 2016 19:10
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RODU: The Surgeon General’s Misguided Report on E-Cigarettes

Tobacco products should not be ignored, but Dr. Murthy’s report wrongly damns a safer and satisfying product that is currently helping 2.5 million former smokers (here) become or remain smoke-free.
Heartland Institute
added Dec 17, 2016 03:15
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Questions for: ‘Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declares’

Have you ever vaped or smoked a hookah? Do you know people who do? Watch this short video and then discuss with a classmate what you know about e-cigarettes from a personal, scientific and social standpoint. Questions for Comprehension and Analysis 1.
New York Times
added Dec 14, 2016 16:52
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[California] USC contributes to surgeon general's first report on e-cigarettes and youth

USC Distinguished Professor Jonathan Samet, director of the USC Institute for Global Health, contributed to the development of the chapter on e-cigarette policy. ...The new report on e-cigarettes extensively cites research by USC faculty in the Department
University of Southern California (USC)
added Dec 17, 2016 07:02
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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 Dec 13, 2016 23:40
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State and Territorial Health Leaders Praise Surgeon General's Report on E-cigarettes

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) praises U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy for issuing a first ever report on e-cigarette use among youth and young adults, and calls on local, state, and national partners to redouble effor
PR Newswire
added Dec 13, 2016 23:29
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