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 […]
Here’s a prime example of a vendor walking the talk-walking across “the pond” even! THESE are the kind of vendors with INTEGRITY that deserve your business. -kath [excerpt] While at least one tobacco company has lodged formal complaints based on narrow, market-based concerns (and Poland is attacking the proposal based […]
Unbelievable response from McKee,Chapman,Glantz and Daube in response to the Lorien Jollye Lancet article. Factually inaccurate, playing the victim complete with veiled Astroturf accusations: via The Lancet – Electronic Cigarettes | vapers.org.uk.
I wavered a few minutes before posting this postmortem of the Clive Bates postmortem of the Ashton kefuffle. Screw it. RHFS is an awesome writer and has additional insight into the bigger picture. [BTW: this Prof. Ashton is also the chair on Alcohol Research UK! I shit you not: http://prntscr.com/4nf6gt […]
This is a post for the archives – one of those moments of stupidity, heaped on the reaches of Bullshit Mountain. If this man doesn’t get reassigned to a less public position, his superiors are ripe for the plucking. Mr. Puddlecoat is a great writer and this is can’t miss […]
[excerpt] Some of you may remember a little while ago, we discussed on these very pages the fact that the World Health Organization “just doesn’t know” about e-cigarettes. Today I would like to spend some time talking about what “we just don’t know” means, both in theory and in practise. […]
[excerpt] We can be confident that e-cigarette use results in much lower exposure to toxins for users. “Although e-cigarette vapour may be an irritant to people in close proximity to the e-cigarette user, there is no evidence of harm from other people inhaling e-cigarette vapour unlike the known risks of […]
[excerpt] Ministers will not ban e-cigarettes indoors in England, despite the World Health Organisation urging governments to do so to combat the threat posed by the growing popularity of vaping. The Department of Health (DH) made clear that it does not plan to outlaw the use of the increasingly popular […]