Stop demonising a potentially useful product for smokers | Comment | Pharmaceutical Journal

[EXCERPT] by Clive Bates The public health proposition is that e-cigarettes can substitute for cigarette use and provide a satisfactory alternative to smoking, with e-cigarette use expected to be at least 20 times safer than smoking tobacco cigarettes[1]. A survey published by Action on Smoking and Health in July 2014[2] […]

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Professor: Nicotine does not cause cigarette addiction | The State Press – An independent daily serving Arizona State University

[excerpt] An ASU professor is challenging widely held conceptions about smoking, including challenging the view that nicotine is addictive. Peter Killeen, emeritus professor of psychology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, presented his research findings for the National Institute on Drug Abuse on the Tempe campus Wednesday afternoon. […]

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AVA Responds to R.J. Reynolds’ Attempt to Ban Most E-Cigarettes – The American Vaping Association

WASHINGTON D.C., Sept. 2, 2014 – The American Vaping Association, a leading advocate for the health benefits of e-cigarettes, criticized Big Tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds for attempting to ban most e-cigarettes in comments made to the Federal Drug Administration, which is mistakenly considering classifying e-cigarettes as tobacco products. R.J. Reynolds […]

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Send a Message to Kamala Harris, CA A. G.-Get Off The Bandwagon!

Shortly after the comment period for the FDA’s proposed deeming tobacco products regulations closed, it was reported that a group of state Attorneys General had submitted a comment to the docket. In their comment, they recommend that the FDA implement regulations that are more strict than what’s proposed in the […]

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