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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