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GLANTZ: UCSF and California Poison Control Centers response to FDA questions on liquid nicotine products

submitted a 29 page comment responding to the questions that FDA posed regarding packaging and warning labels for liquid nicotine...Feel free to use this information in preparing your comments. (The deadline for submitting them is the end of the month.)
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 12, 2015 20:14
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E-cigarette use and willingness to smoke: a sample of adolescent non-smokers

Among adolescent non-smokers, e-cigarette use is associated with willingness to smoke, a predictor of future cigarette smoking. The results suggest that use of e-cigarettes by adolescents is not without attitudinal risk for cigarette smoking. These findin
Tobacco Control
added Aug 11, 2015 08:15
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Passive smoking

A WHO inquiry, conducted after the release of the tobacco-industry documents, found that this controversy was generated by the tobacco industry as part of its larger campaign to cut the WHO's budget, distort the results of scientific studies on passive sm
Wikipedia
added Aug 6, 2015 13:21
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GLANTZ: Direct evidence that e-cig TV ads are recruiting kids to nicotine addiction

Mattlhew Farrelly and colleagues at RTI just published an excellent experimental study demonstrating that e-cigarette TV ads being run by blu, NJOY, and 21st Century e-cigarette companies move youth who have never used e-cigarettes toward taking them up.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 9, 2015 13:24
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[Asia, Mid-east] Tobacco consumption in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2013: findings from a national survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

there are many potential areas for improvement. Our findings call for the development and implementation of programs to prevent smoking initiation and encourage quitting. To achieve its health goals, KSA may consider increasing taxation on tobacco product
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 4, 2015 11:37
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$200 Million CDC Anti-Smoking Campaign Flops

The $200 million federal anti-smoking campaign "Tips From Former Smokers" ... was mostly a flop and did not greatly boost the number of nonsmokers in the U.S. That’s the finding of a new analysis published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine
NewsMax
added May 19, 2015 16:01
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GLANTZ: Comments on what Bonnie Herzog said Mitch Zeller said at the SFATA meeting

I would hope that the FDA will not accept millions of kids getting addicted to nicotine as acceptable collateral damage to accomplish as-yet unproven harm reduction claims for e-cigarettes (and other similar products). Equally important, the evidence t
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 7, 2015 13:39
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Urgent action to amend Austria’s tobacco control laws

While smoking prevalence and tobacco consumption decreased on average in the European Union, an opposite trend has occurred in Austria. Child smoking has increased dramatically since the 1990s. Cigarettes are available around the clock in thousands of ven
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added May 5, 2015 17:37
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[Canada] BILL NO. 90 (as introduced)

Clause 1 adds a definition of "flavoured tobacco" to the Tobacco Access Act. Clause 2 bans the sale of flavoured tobacco. Clause 3 adds a provision to assist in the enforcement of the ban on the sale of flavoured tobacco.
Nova Scotia Legislature (ca)
added Apr 19, 2015 22:47
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TWO DISTINCT STORIES EMERGE FROM CDC SURVEY ON YOUTH TOBACCO USE

The FDA has taken its first steps to regulate e-cigarettes, hookah and many kinds of cigars with draft regulations introduced a year ago. "If the steep increase in e-cigarette and hookah use by youth does anything, it should reinforce how important it is
American Legacy Foundation
added Apr 16, 2015 13:59
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