Tag Archives: FDA

Astroturfing, Grassroots and the Tobacco Industry

The tobacco industry doesn’t oppose legislation because it’s not fair for smokers… Continue reading

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Flavored Tobacco Updates from the Industry

Keeping up with news in the tobacco industry is easier if you subscribe to Trinkets and Trash, a monthly newsletter which offers the latest news, advertisements and contests offered by the tobacco companies. ¬†Flavored tobaccos have been making the news … Continue reading

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Attitudes on e-cigarette use are changing

…while smoking rates were in a decline, e-cigarette use “increased dramatically.” Continue reading

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New Online Resource to Help Parents Learn About E-Cigarettes

A new online resource has been published to help parents understand the risks and benefits of electronic cigarettes and vaping products and hopefully clear up the “inconsistent, inaccurate and confusing” information.¬†¬† Entitled “Expert Views: E-Cigarettes,” it has been written by … Continue reading

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Menthol use is on the rise

….”menthol-flavored cigarettes probably pose a greater risk to public health than standard cigarettes.” Continue reading

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Survey: Teens say it’s only flavoring

The survey results are interesting, to say the least, as well as misleading. Continue reading

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The lawsuits start against new FDA rules on e-cigarettes

A liquid nicotine manufacturer, Nicopure Labs LLC of Tampa, Florida became the first… Continue reading

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Finally, FDA oversight on e-cigs and all tobacco

…why is Congress putting special interests ahead of public health… Continue reading

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Allowing the fox to guard the hen house

…electronic cigarette companies are taking an old page from tobacco. Continue reading

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Gallup Says: Majority of U.S. Favor E-Cig Regulations

…most U.S. adults favor some type of regulation when it comes to electronic cigarettes… Continue reading

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