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U.S. health secretary backs proposed FDA crackdown on e-cigarettes: CNBC

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC on Friday he was “completely in support” of the [FDA]'s proposed crackdown on e-cigarettes. “We are not going to permit e-cigarettes to become a pathway to nicotine dependency” or the use of combust
Reuters
added Sep 17, 2018 11:27
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[UK] Kick-off for smoke free sidelines in East Yorkshire

The first junior football match in East Yorkshire with smoke free sidelines takes place on Sunday. It's hoped the ban will promote healthy lifestyles and reduce chances for children to see adults smoking. Smoking rates in Hull have fallen steadily, but
KCFM (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 11:26
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VIDEO: FDA threatens stores that sell Juul and flavored e-cigarettes to kids

FDA announces new action on e-cigarettes to stop youth epidemic in the US Action will be taken against on five major manufacturers and more than 1,300 retailers
CNN
added Sep 16, 2018 16:15
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Calling vape an epidemic isn't enough to stop big tobacco

Here at The Daily Free Press, many of our Interrobang answers in our print issues riff on the fact that freshmen are addicted to “Juuling,”... Let’s do the same thing with Juuls that we did with cigarettes — make them less cool.
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:07
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WADE/NITZKIN: The FDA's new tobacco plan leaves much room for improvement w/Photo

We should continue to restrict sales of all tobacco-related products to minors, and more heavily tax the highest risk products. The FDA should amend its regulatory scheme from one designed to eliminate entry of any fundamentally new product into the mark
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Sep 15, 2018 04:04
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Flavour capsule heat-sticks for heated tobacco products [FREE FULL TEXT]

capsule heat-sticks contain menthol and other flavours that can mask the harshness of tobacco and may appeal to female and young non-smokers. Therefore, it is critical to monitor the growth, toxicity and potential public health impact of heat-sticks with
Tobacco Control
added Sep 15, 2018 03:44
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[Wisconsin] MURPHY/JOHNSON: FDA crackdown on e-cigarettes is correct move

In May and June, the Common Council unanimously passed resolutions that prohibit use of e-cigarettes on City property and in public places where state law currently bans smoking and prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. It was helpful to have es
Milwaukee (WI) Community Journal
added Sep 15, 2018 03:36
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[UK] Join campaign to make your home smoke-free / September is Smoke Free Homes month.

the only way to protect your children and young people from second-hand smoke is to keep the environment around them smoke free. Second hand smoke is dangerous for anyone exposed to it, but children are especially at risk of serious illnesses due to secon
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:17
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[UK, USA] UP IN SMOKE Could flavoured e-cigarettes be BANNED? Health experts are considering it

Arnott, chief executive of ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) told The Sun Online banning flavours would make it less likely smokers would quit. "Banning flavours would undermine the effectiveness of e-cigarettes in helping adult smokers quit, and there'
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:15
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LEONHARDT: Getting the Positives of E-cigarettes Without the Negatives

So far, the F.D.A. has erred on the side of going too easy. Yesterday’s action helps correct the balance, but it’s only the first step.
New York Times
added Sep 14, 2018 17:27
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