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Hookah Responsible for Over Half of Tobacco Smoke Inhaled by Young Smokers

accounted for over half of the tobacco smoke volume consumed by young adult hookah and cigarette smokers in the U.S., a newUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine analysis discovered. Toxicant exposures – such as tar, carbon monoxide and nicotine –
University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences (UPMC)
added May 18, 2018 15:29
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Police Are Fining Parents $100 For Smoking With Their Kid In The Car, & Twitter Is Divided

The Virginia Beach Police Department recently tweeted a warning to parents after they issued a driver a $100 ticket for smoking with their kid in the car, and the comment section is bustling with some pretty lively debate. According to Scary Mommy, the ci
Romper
added May 18, 2018 05:08
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FDA requires additional e-cigarette makers to provide critical information so the agency can better examine youth use and product appeal, amid continued concerns around youth access to products

Letters to four companies follow initial request to JUUL Labs as part of an ongoing effort to address youth use under the agency’s Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 17, 2018 16:55
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Minneapolis should ban tobacco sales to those under 21

Minneapolis will have a chance to do the right thing on a critical public health issue when City Council members vote on a proposed ordinance that would ban sales of tobacco and related products to those under 21. It’s no secret that smoking and secondh
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added May 17, 2018 16:55
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AAP urges FDA to protect youths from Juuling, other tobacco products

“Once the brain is addicted to nicotine, it is extremely hard to go back to a nicotine-free state,”...AAP CEO/Executive Vice President Karen Remley, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., FAAP, and leaders from other partner organizations met with FDA Commissioner Scott
American Academy of Pediatrics
added May 17, 2018 16:37
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[Canada] Parliament to regulate vaping, implement plain packaging for tobacco products

The bill, S-5 will regulate the manufacture, sale, labelling and promotion of e-cigarettes and vaping products. The legislation, which only needs royal assent to become law, prohibits the sale of vaping products to minors, restricts certain forms of adv
Flin Flon (MB) Reminder (ca)
added May 16, 2018 21:38
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[Minnesota] TANICK: Is it legal to bar tobacco sales to those under 21?

Minneapolis looks poised to join the trend, but recent lawsuits challenging age restrictions on another matter — gun sales — are worth noting.
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added May 16, 2018 21:37
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[Texas] City Council committee mulls raising age to purchase tobacco to 21

During a meeting Wednesday, four Austin City Council members expressed support for the idea of raising the minimum age for people to buy tobacco from 18 to 21.
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added May 16, 2018 21:33
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[New York, Virginia] Local teens to speak before Tobacco Company Shareholder Meeting

Teens from Chemung, Steuben, and Schuyler counties will speak out against the Tobacco Industry’s recent marketing campaigns and tactics at the annual shareholder meeting of the tobacco company, Altria Group. The meeting will take place on May 17th. This
WETM TV 18 (Elmira, NY)
added May 16, 2018 21:32
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al. v. FDA: BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE PUBLIC HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS’ CROSS-MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT (PDF)

While all of Plaintiffs’ arguments are meritless, amici focus here only on the public health concerns presented by cigars and the Government’s interest in regulating them. According to Plaintiffs, there is no evidence of “aregulatory problem with respe
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACSCAN)
added May 16, 2018 18:56
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