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Tobacco Truth: Memo to the CDC: Tell the WHOLE Truth About E-Cigarettes

Tobacco Truth: Memo to the CDC: Tell the WHOLE Truth About E-Cigarettes. Feb. 2015 By Brad Rodu (excerpt) E-cigarette use increased, as did dual use, but in no way does the data suggest that e-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking among teens.  In fact, this chart, along with the Monitoring […]

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Vapers IN/AU Canada: VAPING (Electronic Cigarette Use) “THE TRUTH”

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La Ligue contre le Cancer change d’avis et confirme son intérêt pour la cigarette électronique | Cigarette électronique

[exceprt- note: translation is by Translate add-on for FireFox, not me. The only french I know if from watching Pepe Le Pew cartoons] Memory committed vapoteur there rarely seen it. Founded in 1918, the League against cancer, an association law 1901 recognized of public utility that makes tobacco a constant […]

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Totally Wicked Formally Challenges Tobacco Products Directive | e cig news

[excerpt] Totally Wicked has obtained permission from the UK’s Administrative Court to bring a judicial review action challenging the above, following an Order made by Mr Justice Supperstone on the 31st of July 2014. Permission was obtained after issuing court proceedings against the Secretary of State for Health, which asked […]

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Some hard messages for the tobacco control establishment – Peter Hajek « The counterfactual

Brilliant!! No doubt in my mind – the best speech of the Global Forum on Nicotine conference by far. Professor Peter Hajek uses the conference keynote, the Michael Russell oration, to explain through the work of Michael Russell 1932-2009 and his protégés the case for tobacco harm reduction. He then […]

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Big Tobacco Keeps Thumb on Makers of Stop-Smoking Aids – Page 2 – Los Angeles Times

Memos show cigarette firms pressured manufacturers of nicotine gums and patches to mute their message. February 14, 1999|MYRON LEVIN | TIMES STAFF WRITER [full article is at the link. Below is my truncated version with my comments] Hand-in-Glove Tobacco, Drug Firms Patches and gum, meant to ease cravings while users […]

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EU Ombudsman to investigate EC contacts with tobacco lobbyists – MaltaToday.com.mt

Transparency NGO Corporate Europe Observatory CEO has announced that European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly, will investigate the European Commission’s failure to properly implement UN rules for contacts with tobacco lobbyists. The EU is a signatory to the World Health Organisation’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, which obliges governments to limit interactions […]

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Big Pharma is Lobbying Against Electronic Cigarettes

According to an article in the London Times, GlaxoSmithKline – a major player in the pharmaceutical smoking cessation industry – has lobbied vigorously on behalf of stringent electronic cigarette regulation in the European Union. Specifically, a leaked memo apparently showed that Glaxo was telling policymakers that electronic cigarettes could be […]

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ASH Briefing on E-cigarettes June 2014

[excerpt] This Briefing is from ASH (Action on Smoking and Health)- The organization in the UK that is Anti-Smoking to protect Health.  Published June 2014 This report covers several topics, including this: Is there a risk to non-users from electronic cigarette vapour? Although electronic cigarettes do not produce smoke, users […]

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Hon Lik, Inventor of the Electronic Cigarette, Claims Financial Rewards | E-Cigarette Reviews and Rankings

Hon Lik, Inventor of the Electronic Cigarette, Claims Financial Rewards | E-Cigarette Reviews and Rankings. Comment from my vape friend, Ray Yeats: Ray Yeates Saturday, June 7 at 3:33pm This is not a new article but relevant to our own beliefs. Hon Lik’s biggest fear right now is that governments […]

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