Monthly Archives: December 2013

AEMSA meets with Office of Management and Budget OMB/Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs OIRA | AEMSA

he Tobacco Control Act broadly defines a “tobacco product” to include substances that are derived from tobacco e.g., nicotine. However, products that only contain such tobacco derived substances should not be regulated in the same manner as products that contain tobacco per se e.g., cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own tobacco. […]

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Don’t believe the hype: e-cigarettes won’t ruin society, they changed my life | Nick Green | Comment is free |

There are a lot of "self loathing" smokers out there, people genuinely ashamed that they are chained to tobacco. When I was a smoker, I was the complete opposite of that. I loved being a smoker, celebrated it even. Walking around the Las Vegas strip, sitting at the blackjack table […]

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Michael Bloomberg’s Attack On E-Cigarettes Will Drive Ex-Smokers Back To The Real Thing – Forbes

suddenly a new City Council measure was slated for discussion only a few days hence, on Dec. 4th: the plan was to ban e-cigs everywhere real ones were excluded, invoking the “Smoke-free Air Act” (another feather in the Bloombergian chapeau). A spirited hearing before the Health Committee ensued (at which […]

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