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Starting Monday, FDA Banning E-Cigarette Sales to Minors

"This final rule is a foundational step that enables the FDA to regulate products young people were using at alarming rates, like e-cigarettes, cigars and hookah tobacco, which had gone largely unregulated," Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA Center for T
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 8, 2016 13:39
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Senator seeks answers from FDA on e-cigarette regulations

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., sent Friday a third letter to FDA Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf that expressed his frustrations about the agency providing “inadequate responses” to the regulatory oversight questions he posed May 17. Johnson is chairman of the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 18, 2016 13:28
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Tobacco Product Use Among Adults — United States, 2013–2014

21.3% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day or some days, and 25.5% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day, some days, or rarely. Cigarettes remained the most commonly used ...Sustained, comprehensive state tobacco control programs fund
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jul 14, 2016 18:27
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[California] LGBT community aims to trim its higher tobacco use

This June, the LGBT organization Equality California became the first minority rights group to endorse the Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016... Bringing the smoking rates down also means pushing against the tobacco companies, wh
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jul 5, 2016 11:46
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WORLD PROGRESS WATCH / US smoking rate sees faster decline

Indeed, many states with the lowest taxes also have the weakest smoke-free laws... The discrepancy is not just between states, but also demographic groups. Men, youth, American Indians, lower-income people, and the lesbian, gay, and bisexual communities
Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 13, 2016 21:37
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Scientific Publications by FDA Staff: Recent Scientific Publications: Tobacco

A survey of N'-nitrosonornicotine (NNN) and total water content in select smokeless tobacco products purchased in the United States in 2015. Prev Med 2016 May 4 [Epub ahead of print] / E-cigarette curiosity among U.S. middle and high school students: fin
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 26, 2016 19:16
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Smoke and fire: FDA's e-cig rules spark a battle

American Lung Association remains unconvinced because three-quarters of e-cig users still use conventional smokes. "They're making health claims that have not been proven," the association's Seward said. "They're ripping pages from big tobacco's playbook
CBS
added May 13, 2016 15:18
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E-CIGARETTE BLACK MARKET MAY FLIP WITH FDAS’ NEW RULES

users likely would buy vats of the base liquids vegetable glycerine or propylene glycol, bottles of commercial food flavoring, and then add...“Spend five minutes on the Internet and you’ll find it: pure nicotine, and you can make huge volumes of e-liquid
Washington News Wire
added May 8, 2016 00:38
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Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2015

What are the implications for public health practice? Use of emerging tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, is on the rise among middle and high school students; therefore, it is critical that comprehensive tobacco control and prevention strategies f
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Apr 14, 2016 17:31
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California smoking bills in holding pattern, stalling lobbyist threat

Politically potent tobacco bills have not advanced to Gov. Jerry Brown a week after California legislators passed them, for now delaying the tobacco industry’s strategy to exact revenge with a referendum campaign. As lawmakers rounded up votes for measu
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Mar 18, 2016 02:45
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