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News Excerpts of December-2022


Published Dec 31, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Waitrose stops selling single-use vaping products

The popularity of products such as e-cigarettes has soared over the past year, with vaping in Great Britain reaching record levels Waitrose has stopped selling single-use vaping products because of their negative impact on the environment and the health of young people.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Dec 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thecabin.net

ALA encourages people to be tobacco-free in 2023

While tobacco use has been declining for decades, 20.5 percent of Arkansas residents still smoke and tobacco is the leading cause of death and disease in the state.
For detail: thecabin.net
Published Dec 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: stthomassource.com

New Law Prohibits Sale of Tobacco to Those Under 21

A sample pack of Newport cigarettes hung from a doorknob in a popular promotion by Lorillard Tobacco Co. in the 1950s and 1960s.
For detail: stthomassource.com
Published Dec 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: irishtimes.com

Tobacco firms to pay for street cleaning under new legislation

Last year €85 million was spent by local authorities on street cleaning, with cigarette butts accounting for half of all litter.
For detail: irishtimes.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Adult ADHD Sufferers Are More Prone to Nicotine Addiction

Adults suffering from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to take up smoking and struggle to give up.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: siouxlandproud.com

Iowa AG announces settlement with JUUL

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCAU) — Attorney General Tom Miller announced on Thursday that his office has reached a deal with e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs, Inc (LJI) that involves both a cash payment to the AG’s office and a change in how the company markets its products.
For detail: siouxlandproud.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: radioiowa.com

Want to quit smoking in 2023? Consult a professional to break the addiction

One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is to quit smoking, and a survey finds 70-percent of Iowa smokers want to quit, while 50-percent will try to quit in 2023.
For detail: radioiowa.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: mydailyrecord.com

Make 2023 your year to quit smoking

The start of the new year often means the start of new habits. Many people decide to improve their lives and health by making resolutions.
For detail: mydailyrecord.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: moroccoworldnews.com

Price of Tobacco-Based Products to Increase under New Tax

Rabat - Morocco's tax watchdog, the Administration of Customs and Indirect Taxation (ADII), has announced that the price of tobacco-based products including cigarettes will increase starting January 2023.
For detail: moroccoworldnews.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mainepublic.org

New bill would ban flavored tobacco product sales statewide

This Jan. 2, 2020, file photo shows flavored vaping liquids and devices on display at the VapeNY.
For detail: mainepublic.org
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: ladbible.com

Timeline of what happens to your body when you give up vaping

With New Year's just around the corner, many of you may be turning your attention to the habits you're hoping to kick in 2023.
For detail: ladbible.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: khak.com

Iowa Just got $5 Million Richer Thanks to… JUUL?

I remember the use of JUULs becoming a thing when I was in college. A few people did it here and there, but I wasn't particularly surrounded by it.
For detail: khak.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: investorsobserver.com

Is British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) the Top Pick in the Tobacco Industry?

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) leads the Tobacco industry with an overall score of 71. BTI is up 7.33% so far this year after the company closed yesterday at $39.98.
For detail: investorsobserver.com
Published Dec 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bedfordtoday.co.uk

Fewer people in Bedford are now smoking

Bedford saw a fall in the rate of adult smokers last year, new figures show. Office for National Statistics figures recorded the lowest proportion of smokers in the UK to date, with e-cigarettes playing a "major role" in the decline.
For detail: bedfordtoday.co.uk
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: salonprivemag.com

Understanding How Vaping Works

Vaping is an increasingly popular alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes. It involves inhaling vapor from a device containing nicotine, propylene glycol, and vegetable glycerin.
For detail: salonprivemag.com
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nola.com

The FDA wants to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration said it will pursue policy to lower nicotine in cigarettes to "non-addictive levels" in an attempt to curb youth smoking and save lives.
For detail: nola.com
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.sky.com

Targets to make England 'smoke free' by 2030 will be missed by nearly a decade, charity warns

Cancer Research says progress in cutting the number of smokers has "slowed" and that based on current trends, the Government will not achieve its goal until 2039.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: katc.com

Smoke-free Louisiana offers help for New Year resolutions

Many people take advantage of the New Year to set resolutions for a better, more successful period of personal and professional growth and development.
For detail: katc.com
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

The Biggest Tobacco Harm Reduction Battles to Come in 2023

United States tobacco control did not have an easy 2022. So much turmoil has come and gone this past year that even the most dedicated harm reductionists and critics struggled to keep up at one point or another, as separate events blurred into one big pile of dysfunction.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Doctor's grim warning as he says vaping leads to premature ageing, skin dryness, wrinkles and hyperpigmentation: 'These are the dangers to know about'

A top dermatologist has revealed vaping can cause premature ageing at a rapid rate and increase the appearance of wrinkles.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Dec 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wtop.com

When trying to give up tobacco, expert says ‘Quit, don’t switch’

At a time when everyone’s looking for ways to save money, it might be tough to believe that smokers spend about $8 a pack on cigarettes.
For detail: wtop.com
Published Dec 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

EU Strategy fails Tobacco Harm Reduction

The EU Commission has announced in its “Global Health Strategy” that the new guiding principle will be to “prioritise tackling the root causes of ill health”.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Dec 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: healio.com

Cancer organizations seek tighter regulations on electronic nicotine delivery systems

Disclosures: Herbst reports personal fees from Cybrexa Therapeutics, eFFECTOR Therapeutics, Eli Lilly, EMD Serono, Genentech, Gilead, Janssen, Merck, Mirati Therapeutics, NextCure, Novartis, Ocean Biomedical Inc.
For detail: healio.com
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: wlrn.org

Miami Beach's ban on smoking on public beaches begins in January - here are the details

Miami Beach has banned the smoking of cigarettes and other tobacco products on public beaches and parks starting Jan. 1. Here’s what to know about the new law.
For detail: wlrn.org
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wcax.com

Vt. schools leaders say students are vaping again at school

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - As schools return to a pre-pandemic way of operation, so do everyday issues that existed before COVID.
For detail: wcax.com
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

A tobacco-free generation

Sir, – Perhaps the best news of the year comes from New Zealand, where they have passed a unique law that makes it illegal to sell tobacco to anyone born on or after January 1st, 2009.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Australia’s New Labor-Led Government Must Change Anti-Vaping Stance

The Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA) urges the new Australian government to end the local vape-related hysteria which has dominated recent years.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: smh.com.au

Is secondhand vaping a growing threat or ‘fake news’?

When Dr Sandro Demaio pulled out his phone to compose a tweet about secondhand vaping, he wasn’t expecting to get accused of spreading misinformation.
For detail: smh.com.au
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: eastasiaforum.org

Terminating tobacco troubles in Malaysia

Authors: Gan Shiz Yee, Muhamad Hairul Nizam bin Abd Hamid and Farizah Mohd Hairi, University of Malaya Malaysia has implemented various tobacco supply and demand reduction strategies to curb the tobacco pandemic since ratifying the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in 2005.
For detail: eastasiaforum.org
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: checkout.ie

Does The Ban On E-Cig Sales To Minors Go Far Enough?

The Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly and the Minister for Public Health, Frank Feighan received government approval on 22 November to introduce long-awaited additional restrictions on the sale and advertising of nicotine inhaling products such as e-cigarettes.
For detail: checkout.ie
Published Dec 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: arabianbusiness.com

What is tobacco harm reduction?

With growing evidence on the case for tobacco harm reduction, we explore how smoke-free products are an alternative to cigarettes for adult smokers who would otherwise continue to smoke.
For detail: arabianbusiness.com
Published Dec 26, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

The 3rd Edition of the Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction

Although the number of people who believe in tobacco harm reduction keeps growing, at over 1.1 billion smokers worldwide and more than 8 million smoke-related deaths each year, the smoking epidemic is still a long way from being on the right track.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 26, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Tobacco giant ejected from Canadian COVID-19 vaccine collaboration

EDMONTON, TORONTO and BOSTON, Monday, December 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Civil society organizations are hailing the expulsion of tobacco giant Philip Morris from Canada's major government-backed COVID-19 vaccine collaboration, Medicago Inc.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Dec 26, 2022
[NCD Tobacco]

Source: en.baaghitv.com

Tobacco causes 170,000 deaths in Pakistan every year

A levy in simple words is a mandatory tax imposed by the government in order to raise money for a specified cause.
For detail: en.baaghitv.com
Published Dec 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: britannica.com

e-cigarette

e-cigarette, in full electronic cigarette, battery-operated device modeled after regular cigarettes.
For detail: britannica.com
Published Dec 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

Medicago Cuts Ties With Philip Morris as WHO Rejects Plant-Based Covid Shot

Medicago Inc. severed ties with cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc after the World Health Organization rejected the Canadian company’s Covid-19 vaccine, according to a tobacco control body.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Dec 25, 2022
[COPD TCC Cigarette]

Source: financialexpress.com

Even e-cigarette is not the solution

Trying to quit smoking and thinking of using e-cigarettes to help ease the transition? Hold your horses, recent research shows they can be similar or even worse than conventional cigarettes Even e-cigarette is not the solution.
For detail: financialexpress.com
Published Dec 25, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: corporateaccountability.org

Release: Tobacco giant ejected from Canadian COVID-19 vaccine collaboration

Edmonton/Toronto/Boston – Civil society organizations are hailing the expulsion of tobacco giant Philip Morris from Canada’s major government-backed COVID-19 vaccine collaboration, Medicago Inc.
For detail: corporateaccountability.org
Published Dec 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nwemail.co.uk

Number of children vaping 'seems to be rising' says health boss

‘SHOCKING’ anecdotes of children as young as six vaping have sparked concern for the long-term health of the younger generation.
For detail: nwemail.co.uk
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: shine.cn

The smokescreen of vaping: how young e-cigarette users fall into a trap

It's hard to quit smoking cigarettes, but turning to vaping on the belief that it is a safer alternative can also be a trap. Mai Jiawei, a senior high school student in the southern city of Zhuhai, spent a year quitting electronic cigarettes.
For detail: shine.cn
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news18.com

Watch: This Man’s Insane Vaping Skills Have Twitter in Shock

Social media is a repository of some fascinating videos featuring superhuman skills that at times are impossible to replicate.
For detail: news18.com
Published Dec 23, 2022
[WNTD FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: nature.com

Accelerating tobacco control at the national level with the Smoke-free Generation movement in the Netherlands

The Netherlands has moved towards the forefront of tobacco control in Europe, after having implemented important tobacco control measures in 2020 and 2021, which included higher tobacco taxation, plain packaging of tobacco products, a partial point of sale tobacco display ban, smoking ban on school grounds, and other smoking restrictions.
For detail: nature.com
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: loscerritosnews.net

Five Great Benefits of E-cigarettes

Vaping has become a mass movement, and e-cigarettes have become firmly embedded in the pop culture of the new millennium.
For detail: loscerritosnews.net
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: koreabizwire.com

Cigarette Packages Employ New Health Warning Images and Texts

The Ministry of Health and Welfare announced that new warning images unveiled in June have been implemented for the next 24 months, following a probation period.
For detail: koreabizwire.com
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: imt.ie

New Zealand is stubbing out smoking, but the dangers posed by Big Tobacco remain

I recently quit smoking again, having taken up the nasty, lung-destroying habit well over a decade ago.
For detail: imt.ie
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: gov.im

Public asked for their views on new vaping legislation

Woman blowing smoke while holding vapeThe public are invited to submit their views on a draft bill that will regulate the sale or supply of vaping devices and products.
For detail: gov.im
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ethra.co

Dutch Danger

The Dutch government has launched a consultation on legislation to ban nicotine pouches. The consultation ends on 16 January.
For detail: ethra.co
Published Dec 23, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: cureus.com

The Outcome of Pregnancy Among Tobacco Users in Tertiary Care Hospital of Chhattisgarh Province of India

Cite this article as: Nagaria T, Singh N, Punshi H, et al. (December 23, 2022) The Outcome of Pregnancy Among Tobacco Users in Tertiary Care Hospital of Chhattisgarh Province of India. Cureus 14(12): e32877. doi:10.7759/cureus.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Dec 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: arabianbusiness.com

How harm reduction plays a role in our everyday lives

Individuals, social organizations and businesses have long applied behavioral, cognitive and social sciences to nudge consumers towards healthier habits How harm reduction plays a role in our everyday lives.
For detail: arabianbusiness.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: voanews.com

UN Warns Malawi Against Child Labor on Tobacco Farms

Despite abolishing a tenancy system last year that was blamed for fueling child labor, Malawi has 3,000 children working in its tobacco industry, according to a United Nations report.
For detail: voanews.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vietnamnet.vn

Doctors warn of toxic drugs in e-cigarettes

“Children whisper in each other’s ears that there is heroin in e-cigarettes.
For detail: vietnamnet.vn
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.upworthy.com

New Zealand to ban sale of tobacco to those born after 2008 to phase out smoking completely

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 22: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks in Parliament on April 22, 2020 in Wellington, New Zealand.
For detail: scoop.upworthy.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

I can't make perfect choices all the time': Perspectives on Tobacco Harm Reduction among SGM Young Adults

Introduction: Cigarette smoking is among the most harmful ways to consume nicotine and tends to be concentrated among socially marginalized groups of people, including sexual and gender minorities (SGM).
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Dec 22, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: news.mongabay.com

Tobacco: Vaping and smoking drive environmental harm from farm to fingertip

Electronic cigarettes heavily marketed via single-use flavored products are increasingly popular. These products require disposal of large amounts of hazardous waste, including huge quantities of lithium, a resource in demand for electric car batteries and rechargeable electronics for laptops and mobile phones.
For detail: news.mongabay.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mmheadlines.org

Find freedom from tobacco with this new program

Thinking of quitting tobacco as a new year’s resolution? There probably isn’t a better way to improve your health in 2023. Quitting tobacco is difficult, but also doable.
For detail: mmheadlines.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leesburgva.gov

Leesburg Police Conduct Underage Vaping Operation

Leesburg, VA (December 22, 2022) – Today, the Leesburg Police Department Special Investigations Unit conducted an underage vaping operation at four tobacco retail establishments located in the Town of Leesburg.
For detail: leesburgva.gov
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: iwf.org

Youth Vaping Down, Combustible Cigarette Use At Record Lows In Arkansas

While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to delay publishing all state data, the Arkansas Division of Elementary & Secondary Education recently posted the results of its state’s 2021 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS).
For detail: iwf.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: iwf.org

CDC Hides Data That Contradicts Bloomberg’s Activism

As the year winds down, legislators are eagerly plotting various legislation they plan to introduce in the new year.
For detail: iwf.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: globenewswire.com

Loneliness impacts life expectancy as much as smoking; health system aims to eliminate loneliness in community

HAGERSTOWN, Md., Dec. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There are things that appear multifaceted and complicated, but it just takes a little time, consideration and, above all else, care to realize that sometimes things aren’t as complicated as they might seem.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[0]

Source: filtermag.org

California’s Vape Flavor Ban Begins With Confusion, Enforcement Threats

On December 21, California’s nicotine flavor ban finally went into effect, a little more than a month after voters overwhelmingly approved Proposition 31.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euractiv.com

Tobacco executive: How cigarettes could vanish quicker than combustion engine

Verdeaux explained that the EU had already done it for other things, such as setting the end of a combustion engine by 2035 or the eco-design directive, after which whole categories of products have been retired from the market.
For detail: euractiv.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: edition.cnn.com

French ski resort becomes first in Europe to ban smoking

Editor's Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel's weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: calmatters.org

California cements abortion rights, flavored tobacco ban

A crowd of people gathered at City Hall in downtown Los Angeles as part of a nationwide effort in support of abortion rights on May 14, 2022.
For detail: calmatters.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

Is The European Commission's Heated Tobacco Flavour Ban Out Of Bounds? - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Is The European Commission's Heated Tobacco Flavour Ban Out Of Bounds?" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: blogs.bmj.com

Government picking up the reigns on tobacco control in Australia

Australia was one of the first countries in the world to introduce large-scale Quit smoking public education campaigns and to introduce tobacco package health warnings.
For detail: blogs.bmj.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: alaskapublic.org

Dramatic decline in teen smoking largely offset by boom in e-cigarette use, state report says

Electronic cigarettes are promoted on Dec. 21 in the windows of a specialty store in Midtown Anchorage.
For detail: alaskapublic.org
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: alaskabeacon.com

Dramatic decline in teen smoking largely offset by boom in e-cigarette use, state report says

Electronic cigarettes are promoted on Dec. 21 in the windows of a specialty store in Midtown Anchorage.
For detail: alaskabeacon.com
Published Dec 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: academic.oup.com

‘I can’t make perfect choices all the time’: Perspectives on Tobacco Harm Reduction among SGM Young Adults

Cigarette smoking is among the most harmful ways to consume nicotine and tends to be concentrated among socially marginalized groups of people, including sexual and gender minorities (SGM). Though some approaches to tobacco control in the U.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vaping360.com

Vape Bans: E-Cigarette Restrictions in the U.S. and Worldwide

Government attitudes toward vaping and nicotine vary. In the United Kingdom, vaping is essentially encouraged by government health agencies.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: realclearpolicy.com

CDC Hides Data That Contradicts Bloomberg's Anti-Vaping Activism

As the year winds down, legislators are eagerly plotting various legislation they plan to introduce in the new year. Given the continued alarmism about an imaginary youth vaping epidemic, many will introduce bills that tax and/or ban the sales of vape products to adults.
For detail: realclearpolicy.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ohchr.org

Malawi: Children working on tobacco farms remain out of school, say UN experts

GENEVA (21 December 2022) – Large numbers of children working on tobacco farms in Malawi remain out of school, UN experts* warned today, urging the Government and tobacco companies operating in the country to improve labour conditions and ensure human rights are protected across the supply chain.
For detail: ohchr.org
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nzherald.co.nz

Smoking and vaping drive rise in school stand-downs

There were about 2800 more stand-downs in 2021 than in 2020 - mostly driven by smoking and vaping. Photo / 123rf, RNZ Smoking and vaping drove a jump last year in the number of school children punished with a stand-down of up to five days.
For detail: nzherald.co.nz
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.yahoo.com

South Portland adopts ban on flavored tobacco products

City councilors voted 5-2 to enact the ban during a hybrid meeting. The ban prohibits the sale of cigarettes, vaping paraphernalia and other tobacco products with flavors such as cotton candy, menthol, mint, bubble gum and banana that critics say hook kids and others on nicotine.
For detail: news.yahoo.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.un.org

Malawi: Child trafficking and forced labour push thousands to work on tobacco farms

Large numbers of children working on tobacco farms in Malawi are missing school, 13 UN-appointed independent human rights experts said on Wednesday, urging the Government and tobacco companies there to step up human rights protection across the supply chain.
For detail: news.un.org
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.osu.edu

Smoking increases chances of mid-life memory loss, confusion

Middle-aged smokers are far more likely to report having memory loss and confusion than nonsmokers, and the likelihood of cognitive decline is lower for those who have quit, even recently, a new study has found.
For detail: news.osu.edu
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: neurosciencenews.com

Smoking May Increase Chances of Mid-Life Memory Loss and Confusion

Summary: Middle-aged smokers are more likely to report memory problems and cognitive decline than those who do not smoke. The likelihood of cognitive decline is lower for those who have quit smoking, researchers report.
For detail: neurosciencenews.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketscreener.com

Philip Morris : Announcement on the results of the decision-making of the General Meeting performed outside the meeting (per rollam) 21. 11. - 6. 12. 2022


For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kpbs.org

Flavored tobacco is now off the market in California

Hanny Thomas saw an uptick in flavored tobacco sales at his Inner World Smoke Shop in Oceanside, just before California's new ban on those products took effect.
For detail: kpbs.org
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: fox13now.com

High School principal hopes to curtail student vaping with detection devices

MURRAY, Utah — A Student Health and Risk Prevention (SHARP) survey done in 2019 showed that fourth of all the students in the Granite School District had tried vaping.
For detail: fox13now.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dispatch.com

Bexley City Council delays vote on banning flavored tobacco products

When Bexley City Council reconvenes Jan. 10, it is expected to vote on an ordinance that would ban all flavored tobacco products, e-cigarettes and other “alternate nicotine products” from being sold in the city.
For detail: dispatch.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: channel3000.com

Vaping May Affect Lungs’ Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Researchers have uncovered another health hazard associated with vaping.
For detail: channel3000.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cbs8.com

Flavored vape and menthol cigarettes banned in California

SAN DIEGO — People who vape are saying goodbye to flavored products, which are now gone from store shelves; that includes smokers having to give up menthol cigarettes.
For detail: cbs8.com
Published Dec 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Cigarette smoking during pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcomes: a cross-sectional study over 10 years

It has been shown that active exposure to tobacco is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes including, but not limited to, intrauterine fetal death, reduced fetal weight, and higher risk of preterm birth.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: z93country.com

Student Vaping is a problem at WCHS and other Schools across Kentucky

A recent study by the Kentucky Department of Education reports nearly half of high schoolers and a quarter of middle schoolers have tried vaping.
For detail: z93country.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

EU Strategy fails Tobacco Harm Reduction

The EU Commission has announced in its “Global Health Strategy” that the new guiding principle will be to “prioritise tackling the root causes of ill health”.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: usnews.com

Vaping May Affect Lungs' Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have uncovered another health hazard associated with vaping.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: usnews.com

FDA's Tobacco Unit Overloaded and Lacking Direction, Panel Says

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s tobacco unit is “reactive and overwhelmed,” an expert panel reviewing its work reported Monday.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: sports.yahoo.com

Lexaria’s Human Oral Nicotine Study Begins Dosing

KELOWNA, BC / ACCESSWIRE / December 20, 2022 / Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (Nasdaq:LEXX)(Nasdaq:LEXXW) (the "Company" or "Lexaria"), a global innovator in drug delivery platforms is pleased to announce that dosing has now begun in its human clinical nicotine study NIC-H22-1.
For detail: sports.yahoo.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

Combustible Tobacco Use Tied to Adverse Oral Health Outcomes

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Tobacco product use is associated with the incidence of several adverse oral health outcomes, according to a study published online Dec. 9 in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: phillytrib.com

FDA's tobacco program must be proactive, not reactive, independent panel says after extensive review

An independent panel of experts says its review of the US Food and Drug Administration's tobacco program found numerous wide-ranging problems that hinder its ability to regulate the industry and reduce tobacco-related disease and death.
For detail: phillytrib.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Panel warns FDA's beleaguered tobacco unit lacks direction

The lack of clear direction and priorities at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's tobacco division has hampered its ability to regulate electronic cigarettes and other products, according to an expert panel assembled to examine problems at the agency.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: mdjonline.com

Vaping May Affect Lungs' Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have uncovered another health hazard associated with vaping.
For detail: mdjonline.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketbeat.com

Philip Morris International Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM - Get Rating) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors purchased 21,487 call options on the stock.
For detail: marketbeat.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: lakegenevanews.net

Vaping May Affect Lungs' Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

Inhaling vape products may damage a critical layer of the lungs called surfactant. Made of lipids and proteins, surfactant makes it possible to breathe with minimal effort by reducing surface tension.
For detail: lakegenevanews.net
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: kxly.com

Vaping May Affect Lungs’ Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Researchers have uncovered another health hazard associated with vaping.
For detail: kxly.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: idyllwildtowncrier.com

Supreme Court denies tobacco industries’ appeal

On Nov. 8, 2022, California voters approved Proposition 31, a referendum on the 2020 law that would prohibit the retail sale of certain flavored tobacco products.
For detail: idyllwildtowncrier.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: healio.com

Vaping-associated lung injury tied to long-term respiratory disability, mood disorders

Disclosures: Blagev reports receiving grants from NIH for this study. Please see the study for all other authors’ relevant financial disclosures.
For detail: healio.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: buffalonews.com

Vaping May Affect Lungs' Lubricant, Making Breathing Tougher

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have uncovered another health hazard associated with vaping.
For detail: buffalonews.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: batonrougeclinic.com

How to Make a Plan to Quit Smoking that Works

Ready to quit smoking? Congratulations if you are! Quitting smoking can be difficult and many smokers find it takes more than one attempt to quit for good.
For detail: batonrougeclinic.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: axios.com

FDA's tobacco arm "struggled to function as a regulator": report

The arm of the FDA that oversees tobacco products has "struggled to function as a regulator" and has been "forced to operate primarily in a reactive mode" a report released Monday by the Reagan-Udall Foundation found.
For detail: axios.com
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: atr.org

California’s Impending Public Health Disaster

Public health in California is about to take a massive turn for the worse. Tomorrow, December 21st, the state’s ban on flavored tobacco products and e-cigarettes will go into effect.
For detail: atr.org
Published Dec 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: accesswire.com

Lexaria’s Human Oral Nicotine Study Begins Dosing

Lexaria's DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance to be compared to existing leading brands ON! and Zyn KELOWNA, BC / ACCESSWIRE / December 20, 2022 / Lexaria Bioscience Corp.
For detail: accesswire.com
Published Dec 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Scottish Government Says Further Vape Advert Restrictions Are Required

Due to concerns of an increase in the number of people taking up vaping as a 'lifestyle choice' rather than to quit smoking, Scottish government officials are proposing more stringent measures for vape adverts.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: medscape.com

Bleeding Gums After Brushing? Blame Vaping

People who vape may be putting themselves at risk of developing gum disease, according to findings from a new study published recently in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: medscape.com
Published Dec 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mbc.mw

AFRICA NEEDS TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION SENSITISATION

Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) experts have called for a need for more effort in sensitizing Africans to the benefits of the harm reduction concept.
For detail: mbc.mw
Published Dec 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Pakistan Nicotine-Pouch Surge Brings Harm Reduction Hope in South Asia

Globally, almost a third of tobacco consumers use oral products. Smokeless tobacco (SLT) is generally safer than combustibles.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dw.com

New Zealand's smoking ban — a precedent for others?

New Zealand will prohibit young generations from buying cigarettes. Yet German authorities are much more reluctant to act on tobacco.
For detail: dw.com
Published Dec 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: renalandurologynews.com

Cigarette Smoking Increases NMIBC Recurrence Risk

Smoking cessation might help improve NMIBC outcomes, investigators suggested. Source: Getty Images Prolonged or intense cigarette smoking increases the risk of nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) recurrence, a new study finds.
For detail: renalandurologynews.com
Published Dec 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: regulatoryoversight.com

FDA Implements More Aggressive Approach to Enforcement of ENDS Premarket Requirements

In October 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the Department of Justice (DOJ), on its behalf, filed complaints against six electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) companies in federal district courts, seeking permanent injunctions.
For detail: regulatoryoversight.com
Published Dec 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - Are Chemicals In e-Cigarettes Dangerous?

The 10th E-cigarette summit was held in London on December 9th, 2022. The stated objective of this one-day conference is to create a “neutral meeting point for scientists, regulators, industry, public health and practitioners to explore the latest research on e-cigarettes and facilitate respectful debate on what remain highly controversial issues”.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wsj.com

New Zealand Bans Cigarette Sales for Everyone Born After 2008

The law also mandates near-elimination of nicotine from all cigarettes and slashes the number of retail outlets allowed to sell tobacco New Zealand this week adopted a steadily rising tobacco-purchase age and mandated the near-elimination of nicotine from all cigarettes sold in the country, pushing forward on a plan to create a smoke-free nation as other countries consider similar measures.
For detail: wsj.com
Published Dec 14, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: kalingatv.com

Various places in the world are putting an end to tobacco sales, here’s why

New Zealand aims to become a 'smoke-less' country by 2025. Meanwhile, India might ban sale of loose cigarettes.
For detail: kalingatv.com
Published Dec 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

Philip Morris International Introduces New Biodiversity and Water Ambitions and Announces Achievement of ‘Triple A’ from the CDP

The new biodiversity and water ambitions are introduced in a dedicated report that outlines PMI's approach to preserve nature, building on its 2025 Roadmap LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As world leaders gather at the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15), Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM) is proud to announce ambitions that align with the Post-2020 Biodiversity Framework.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Dec 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bbc.com

New Zealand passes legislation banning cigarettes for future generations

Legislation passed by parliament on Tuesday means that anyone born after 2008 will never be able to buy cigarettes or tobacco products.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Dec 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - A Discussion Around Perceptions

On December 8th, 2022, a media panel discussion was held in London on tobacco harm reduction and smoke-free products with a focus on the United Kingdom Office of Health Improvement and Disparities (OHID) latest report (published in September 2022) and in particular, the update provided on harm perceptions in the United Kingdom (UK).
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: voanews.com

New Zealand Imposes Lifetime Ban on Youth Buying Cigarettes

New Zealand on Tuesday passed into law a unique plan to phase out tobacco smoking by imposing a lifetime ban on young people buying cigarettes.
For detail: voanews.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: timesofisrael.com

Philip Morris targeting Haredi society to grow next generation of smokers

Tobacco behemoth spent 87%, nearly NIS 3 million, of its local advertising budget on ultra-Orthodox, despite community having the lowest smoking rates in the country 18-year-old Jewish Orthodox students take a break in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem.
For detail: timesofisrael.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

New Zealand passes world-first tobacco law to ban smoking for next generation

New Zealand has introduced a steadily rising smoking age to stop those aged 14 and under from ever being able to legally buy cigarettes in world-first legislation to outlaw smoking for the next generation.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tctmd.com

Big Tobacco Scores a Win Against Graphic Warning Labels on Cigarette Packs

DECEMBER 13, 2022 The American Heart Association (AHA), along with several other professional organizations, is condemning a recent legal decision that allows tobacco companies to avoid putting graphic cigarette warnings on their packages.
For detail: tctmd.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: sciencemediacentre.org

expert reaction to study of people who vape and smoke (dual users) and quitting smoking

Dr Sarah Jackson, Principal Research Fellow, UCL Tobacco and Alcohol Research Group, University College London (UCL), said: “This study does not assess whether vaping helps smokers to quit.
For detail: sciencemediacentre.org
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

New Zealand bans future generations from buying tobacco under new laws

SYDNEY, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Future generations of New Zealanders will be banned from purchasing tobacco as part of a package of new anti-smoking laws that passed parliament on Tuesday and are among the most strict in the world.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Flavored Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

U.S. Supreme Court lets California ban flavored tobacco products

A general view of the U.S. Supreme Court building in the rain the day before the start of the court's new term in Washington A general view of the U.S.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Vape retailer Avail loses challenge to denial of FDA approval

Signage is seen outside of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) headquarters in White Oak, Maryland, U.S., August 29, 2020.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

‘Harm Reduction Viable Complement To Tobacco Control’

A world-renowned and award-winning oncologist who is also a professor of surgery at the Cancer Institute in Senegal, Prof. Abdoul Kassé, has stressed the need for putting harm reduction at the centre of all public health development strategies.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthline.com

When People Both Vape and Smoke, They Don't Swap Cigarettes for E-Cigs

A new study finds people who use both vape and smoke traditional cigarettes are unlikely to completely switch to e-cigs. The majority of people in the study thought vaping was less harmful than smoking, which is supported by some research — at least over the short and medium term.
For detail: healthline.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: expatguideturkey.com

Electronic Cigarette Decays Teeth!

Research conducted by faculty members at Tufts University’s School of Dentistry revealed that tooth decay accelerated in patients who said they used electronic cigarettes.
For detail: expatguideturkey.com
Published Dec 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

New Zealand passes unique tobacco minimum age law aiming to ban smoking for next generation

The law states that tobacco can't ever be sold to anybody born on or after January 1, 2009 - and from now on, the minimum age for buying cigarettes will keep going up and up.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Minister Standing Firm On Vaping Distraction - AVCA

Associate Health Minister Dr Ayesha Verrall has done well not to get side-tracked by constant and unrelated attacks on vaping by MPs debating the smokefree amendment bill in Parliament, says Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: policycircle.org

Harm reduction can boost govt’s tobacco control efforts

As regulation has failed to make smokers quit, the best option for governments is assistance with cessation using tobacco harm reduction products.
For detail: policycircle.org
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pbs.org

Supreme Court refuses request to block California flavored tobacco ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday refused a request from tobacco companies to stop California from enforcing a ban on flavored tobacco products that was overwhelmingly approved by voters in November. R.J.
For detail: pbs.org
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news.gsu.edu

Public Health Experts Urge U.S. Health Officials to Correct E-Cigarette Misinformation

ATLANTA — Leading e-cigarette researchers are urging the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) to correct misinformation overstating the dangers of e-cigarettes as part of its “Moving Forward” initiative.
For detail: news.gsu.edu
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: econotimes.com

Juul Labs agrees to pay $1.2B to settle youth-vaping epidemic role claims

Juul Labs electronic cigarette company is set to pay a whopping $1.2 billion to settle around 10,000 lawsuits wherein the company was accused of having a big role in the rampant spread of vape use among the youth in the United States.
For detail: econotimes.com
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Sale of single cigarettes to be banned by Parliament to reduce tobacco consumption

Emphasizing the side effects of tobacco, the Standing Committee has proposed a ban on the sale and production of all single cigarettes to the Parliament.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Dec 12, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: cureus.com

E-cigarettes and Vaping: A Smoking Cessation Method or Another Smoking Innovation?

The prevalence of using e-cigarettes (vaping) has risen rapidly since its introduction in 2007, mostly among male youth.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cnbc.com

Supreme Court upholds California ban on flavored tobacco

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For detail: cnbc.com
Published Dec 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: brecorder.com

Harmful innovative tobacco products: SPARC urges stakeholders to help protect youths

ISLAMABAD: Society for Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC) urged all the stakeholders to play their role in protecting Pakistani youth from harmful innovative tobacco products.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: urdupoint.com

Health Activists For Banning Innovative Tobacco Products

ISLAMABAD, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Dec, 2022 ) :The Society for Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC) urged all the stakeholders to play their role in protecting Pakistani youth from harmful innovative tobacco products.
For detail: urdupoint.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tapinto.net

Smoking and Vaping No Longer Allowed in Coconut Creek Parks

COCONUT CREEK, FL – Smoking and vaping is no longer allowed in Coconut Creek parks, greenways, and other city properties.
For detail: tapinto.net
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: pulseheadlines.com

Juul to Pay $1.7 Billion to Settle 10,000 Lawsuits over Vaping Concerns

Juul Labs has consented to shell out $1.7 billion to settle about 10,000 lawsuits over the safety and marketing of its vaping products in several states.
For detail: pulseheadlines.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

How vaping impacts alveolar macrophage lipid content

A new Archives of Clinical and Medical Case Reports study provides new evidence demonstrating that the use of e-cigs increases the risk of acute respiratory syndrome.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: msn.com

Soon, you can't buy single cigarette. Government may take BIG decision before budget session

here is more bad news for smokers. The government may soon ban the sale of loose cigarettes.
For detail: msn.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: jpost.com

Why does Israel's top cigarette-maker want people to stop smoking?

Philip Morris International wants Israelis to stop smoking cigarettes, and move toward alternatives like vaping — but Israeli tax regulation is standing in the way of the shift.
For detail: jpost.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: india.com

Bad News For Smokers! You Won’t Be Able To Buy Loose Cigarettes Soon

Bad News For Smokers: If you are a smoker and you prefer buying loose cigarettes, then this news is for you. The government is planning to ban the sale of single cigarettes to curb the consumption of tobacco products.
For detail: india.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthnews.com

Is Vaping Bad for Your Heart?

Whether vaping is bad for your heart is unclear, but it's probable. Ever since E-cigarettes became available about 15 years ago, there have been more questions than answers.
For detail: healthnews.com
Published Dec 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dnpindia.in

Selling of single cigarettes to be illegal in India?

There may be a ban on selling single cigarettes. The Standing Committee of Parliament has proposed a ban on selling single cigarettes.
For detail: dnpindia.in
Published Dec 10, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Delivering vaping cessation interventions to adolescents and young adults on Instagram: protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Adolescent and young adult use of electronic nicotine delivery systems (“vaping”) has increased rapidly since 2018. There is a dearth of evidence-based vaping cessation interventions for this vulnerable population.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Dec 10, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - Regulation, Business And Public Health In Africa

On December 9th, 2022, the 10th E-Cigarette Summit took place in London, United Kingdom (UK).
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 09, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Juul agrees to pay $1.2 bln in youth-vaping settlement - Bloomberg News

Juul e-cigarettes are seen on the counter of a vape store in Santa Monica, California, U.S., June 23, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: edition.cnn.com

FDA needs to do better at policing online tobacco retailers, new report says

The US Food and Drug Administration is falling down on the job of policing online tobacco retailers, according to a highly critical new report from the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Dec 08, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

COP10 Urged to Consider Harm Reduction

The Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates’ (CAPHRA) nine member organizations have written to Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC) delegation heads from around the world, urging them to review the evidence that supports a tobacco harm reduction (THR) approach ahead of COP10.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Mission Harm Reduction: Embracing Innovations and New Global Regulatory Insights to Save Lives

The Economic Times Consumer Freedom Conclave highlights the need for aligning Tobacco Harm Reduction laws with global best practices and new research MUMBAI, India, Dec. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- India's tobacco harm reduction (THR) mission to save lives has received a big boost with the Government's plan to include Nicotine Replacement Therapy products (NRT) in the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM).
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Dec 08, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: link.springer.com

A tale of flawed e-cigarette research undetected by defective peer review process

Research on tobacco harm reduction (THR), and particularly on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), remains a highly controversial topic in the scientific community.
For detail: link.springer.com
Published Dec 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: euronews.com

BAT expects full-year sales growth of 2-4% on e-cigarette, oral nicotine push

LONDON – British American Tobacco said on Thursday it expects full-year revenue growth of between 2% and 4% at constant currency rates, as more people are using its e-cigarettes and oral nicotine products.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Dec 08, 2022
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: eastasiaforum.org

Malaysia’s new tobacco control fits the bill

Malaysia’s proposed Control of Tobacco Products and Smoking Bill 2022, an omnibus law on tobacco control, aims to phase out cigarette smoking and vape products by prohibiting their use and sale to everyone born from 2007 onwards.
For detail: eastasiaforum.org
Published Dec 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bloomberg.com

BAT Says US Consumers Are Switching to Cheaper Cigarettes

The maker of Lucky Strike cigarettes and Vuse vaping devices has begun new sales strategies in the US market in the second half to offset “early signs of accelerated downtrading,” Chief Executive Officer Jack Bowles said in a statement. . . .
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Dec 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: wrbiradio.com

JUUL to pay Indiana $15.7 million as part of multi-state settlement

Indianapolis, IN — Attorney General Todd Rokita announced Tuesday that e-cigarette maker JUUL Labs Inc. will pay Indiana more than $15.7 million to settle allegations that the company deliberately marketed its products to minors despite the unlawfulness of selling e-cigarettes to children or adolescents.
For detail: wrbiradio.com
Published Dec 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

E-cigarette maker Juul reaches settlement with nearly 10,000 plaintiffs

Dec 6 (Reuters) - E-cigarette maker Juul Labs on Tuesday said it has reached settlements with about 10,000 plaintiffs covering more than 5,000 cases in California.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

Court ruling against FDA’s graphic cigarette warnings is wrong on the law and must be appealed

Statement of American Academy of Pediatrics, American Cancer Society, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Truth Initiative WASHINGTON, D.C.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Dec 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: indianapublicmedia.org

Juul to pay state $15.7 million in multistate vaping settlement

Juul will pay a total of $435 million to settle allegations made by 32 states, including Indiana (Araceli Gomez-Aldana / Side Effects Public Media) Indiana will receive $15.7 million from e-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs, Inc.
For detail: indianapublicmedia.org
Published Dec 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fox59.com

Juul reaches settlements covering thousands of lawsuits

Embattled vaping company Juul Labs has reached settlements covering thousands of lawsuits over its e-cigarettes, which in recent years became a scourge in schools and communities nationwide.
For detail: fox59.com
Published Dec 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cnbc.com

Cigarette companies ordered to display health warning signs at retailers

Major cigarette companies will soon be required to post signs at retail locations warning of the health effects of smoking, the Justice Department announced.
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Dec 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Vaping: Juul Labs agrees thousands of US settlements

E-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs is to settle more than 5,000 US vaping lawsuits, after being accused of targeting teenagers with its products.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Dec 06, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: upi.com

Ban on fruit-flavored e-cigarettes didn't reduce vaping

A new survey of adult e-cigarette users finds that after fruit-flavored vaping products were banned, most vapers switched to flavored products not covered by the ban, or even went back to smoking traditional cigarettes.
For detail: upi.com
Published Dec 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: taipeitimes.com

Health agency warns of passive smoking risks

Twenty-six percent of the nation’s junior, senior and vocational-high school students live in environments that expose them to secondhand smoke, the Health Promotion Administration (HPA) said, citing its latest survey as it urged people to quit smoking.
For detail: taipeitimes.com
Published Dec 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: saltwire.com

E-cigarette maker Juul reaches settlement with nearly 10,000 plaintiffs

(Reuters) -E-cigarette maker Juul Labs on Tuesday said it has reached settlements with about 10,000 plaintiffs covering more than 5,000 cases in California.
For detail: saltwire.com
Published Dec 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: research.senedd.wales

Vaping in children and teens: smoke without fire?

E-cigarettes, also known as vapes, are battery powered devices which allow nicotine to be inhaled through a vapour (‘vaping’) rather than smoke.
For detail: research.senedd.wales
Published Dec 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: justice.gov

Court Issues Order Requiring Cigarette Companies to Post Corrective Statements; Resolves Historic RICO Tobacco Litigation

The Justice Department, together with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, announced today the entry of a court order that resolves the government’s long-running civil racketeering lawsuit against the largest United States’ cigarette companies.
For detail: justice.gov
Published Dec 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bbc.com

Number of smokers drops as vaping rises, data shows

The number of people smoking in the UK dropped to its lowest level on record last year but more people were using e-cigarettes, new figures have revealed.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Dec 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Vaping Towards Cessation - Can Tobacco Harm Reduction Increase Smoking Quit Ratio?

Professor Michael Russell, often referred to as the godfather of Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR), highlighted in one of his writings that “People smoke for nicotine but they die from the tar.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: yourvalley.net

American Cancer Society should fight cancer, not vaping

There is a lot of focus on smoking in November because each year the American Lung Association spends the month focusing on lung cancer awareness and the American Cancer Society holds its annual Great American Smoke-Out.
For detail: yourvalley.net
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: twin-cities.umn.edu

Reducing youth interest in flavored vaping products

The popularity of flavored vaping products among young people has been a growing concern in recent years. Many campaigns to reduce the popularity of these products include banning non-tobacco flavors.
For detail: twin-cities.umn.edu
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: taxfoundation.org

The Future of Tobacco Taxation in Europe

Later this week, the European Union is expected to release a new Tobacco Tax Directive, the first update in more than a decade.
For detail: taxfoundation.org
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: specialty.mims.com

Smoking cessation intervention during lung screening may encourage quitting

A smoking cessation intervention, introduced as part of lung health screening, may encourage quitting in about 30 percent of smokers, results of the UK-based YESS* trial showed.
For detail: specialty.mims.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pmi.com

Philip Morris International progresses toward sole ownership of Swedish Match, further supporting our ambition to deliver a smoke-free future

Philip Morris International (PMI) has taken a major step to becoming the sole owner of leading oral nicotine company Swedish Match, in a move aimed at accelerating our smoke-free journey.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsroomodisha.com

Tobacco control coalition in K’taka seeks hike in taxes on tobacco products in Budget 2023

Bengaluru: Consortium for Tobacco Free Karnataka (CFTFK) and Karnataka NO for Tobacco (KNOT), a coalition working on cancer prevention, youth protection and tobacco control, on Monday urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to hike taxes on all tobacco products in the 2023 union budget.
For detail: newsroomodisha.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

Electronic cigarettes use and ‘dual use’ among the youth in 75 countries: estimates from Global Youth Tobacco Surveys (2014–2019)

We report the country-level prevalence of awareness about electronic cigarette use, and ‘dual use’ and its association with age, sex, country income, and e-cigarette regulatory status.
For detail: nature.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

New tobacco reform and consultation measures e-cigarette and vaping products

The Heart Foundation welcomes the Commonwealth Government’s renewed focus on tobacco control as well as its undertaking to consult on how regulatory shortcomings have allowed for a proliferation of vapes and e-cigarettes.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Dec 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: indiatvnews.com

Busting Myths: Marijuana, vaping may be as harmful to heart as cigarettes

The researchers found that all the products led to increased scarring in the hearts, a decrease in the number of blood vessels, a change in the type of nerves found in the heart, a reduction in the important ability to vary heart rate, and a higher likelihood of developing arrhythmias.
For detail: indiatvnews.com
Published Dec 04, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: theconversation.com

Why Big Tobacco’s attempts to rehabilitate its image are so dangerous

Benoît Gomis previously worked on tobacco control research projects funded by the US National Institutes of Health and Bloomberg Philanthropies.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Dec 04, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: abc.net.au

analysis: Vaping is becoming more and more prevalent among kids. Here's what parents should know

There's little doubt that the underlying ploy of the e-cigarette industry is to lure young people from an early age.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Dec 03, 2022
[CTC-Pak Vaping]

Source: westvalleyview.com

Opinion: Think vaping is a safe alternative to cigarettes? Think again

In the past decade, vaping has reached epidemic levels and has become prevalent among middle and high schoolers across the country.
For detail: westvalleyview.com
Published Dec 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

Smoking: Africa Must Prioritise Harm Reduction

With about eight million persons dying annually due to smoking-related illness and outright quitting being difficult for most smokers, Africa and, indeed, the global community cannot afford to pay lip service to tobacco harm reduction, experts have warned.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study: Switching from Smoking to Vaping Reduces Heart Disease Risk by 34%

New findings reported in a new study published in Circulation, suggested that smokers who switch exclusively to vaping reduce their risk of heart disease by 34%. The harmful effects of smoking can be reversed relatively quickly after quitting.۔
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Using Vapes May Increase Risk of Developing Dental Cavities

New research has found that patients who said they used vaping devices were more likely to have a higher risk of developing cavities.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: politico.eu

The revenge of Big Tobacco

In the media (including here at POLITICO Towers), we love to use the word “Big” to describe a major industry — Big Tech, Big Pharma (or, even more terrifying, Big Farmer) and, of course, Big Tobacco.
For detail: politico.eu
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: pageone.ph

E-Cigarettes More Effective In Putting An End To Smoking

The use of e-cigarettes or vapes is proven to be more effective in helping people drop their smoking habit, compared to just using patches and gums, based on a study published by Cochrane, an international not-for-profit organization.
For detail: pageone.ph
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: opb.org

Multnomah County moves ahead with flavored tobacco ban

In this Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, photo, Devin Lambert, the manager at Good Guys Vape Shop, exhales vapor while using an e-cigarette in Biddeford, Maine.
For detail: opb.org
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: it-online.co.za

Tobacco taxes could reduce cigarette use

In the context of declining tobacco use at the global level, sub-Saharan Africa is positioned to experience a tobacco epidemic. This is as a result of fast economic and population growth, coupled with intensive marketing efforts by the tobacco industry.
For detail: it-online.co.za
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: insurancejournal.com

New Mexico Sues Tobacco Companies over Settlement Payments

New Mexico is suing more than a dozen tobacco companies, accusing them of conspiracy and breach of contract.
For detail: insurancejournal.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Eatery fined for serving hookah, not demarking smoking zones

UT administration has banned the serving of hookah and multiple FIRs under Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Study shows addiction potential and health risks of alternatives to menthol cigarettes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should extend the ban on menthol flavored cigarettes and cigars to include potential substitutes like menthol pipe tobacco and cigarette tubes, say researchers at Rutgers Center for Tobacco Studies and The Ohio State University.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Tobacco and Vape Companies Ask Supreme Court to Stop CA Flavor Ban

On November 29, R.J. Reynolds and other tobacco and vapor companies filed an emergency application for writ of injunction with the United States Supreme Court, requesting that enforcement of California’s nicotine flavor ban be halted.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 02, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: daily-mail.co.zm

Harm reduction, key in public health strategies and tobacco control

MEDIA has been called upon to play a critical role in accelerating harm reduction efforts by informing and sensitizing cigarette smokers on the availability and benefits of alternative, potentially lower risk products to cigarettes.
For detail: daily-mail.co.zm
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: csnews.com

Tackling Tobacco: November 2022 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup

Dalton — Updated tobacco regulations, which include new restrictions and bans, will go into effect on Feb. 1. The Dalton Board of Health approved a slate of changes to the town's tobacco ordinance, including bans on flavored rolling papers and new tobacco permits within 500 feet of schools.
For detail: csnews.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: airqualitynews.com

The e-cigarette debate: How vapes affect air quality and young people

The e-cigarette industry is growing at a rapid pace and it’s not just adults that are using them. Georgie Hughes investigates how the devices impact air quality and young people’s health.
For detail: airqualitynews.com
Published Dec 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: aces.edu

Health Risks of Vaping: Electronic Cigarettes Now and Later

While some companies claim that electronic cigarettes are less harmful than traditional ones, they still carry risk because of the nicotine and chemicals in the flavors being inhaled.
For detail: aces.edu
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Why the “cold turkey” method of quitting vaping or smoking doesn’t work

Whether it’s cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or any other tobacco product, trying to quit “cold turkey” – meaning to stop abruptly without any support or replacement medications –– is unlikely to be successful.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

The Bullshit Asymmetry Principle

In a fact sheet titled “Flavored E-cigarettes Hook Kids,” the U.S.-based Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids asserts that “Flavored e-cigarettes are undermining the nation’s overall efforts to reduce youth tobacco use and putting a new generation of kids at risk of nicotine addiction and the serious health harms that result from tobacco use.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Chasing Unicorns

In their quest for cutting-edge innovations, tobacco companies have set up venture capital subsidiaries. Incessant innovation is at the heart of tobacco companies’ transformation process.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tax Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Excise Duties, Tobacco Purchasing Age Raised

Turkmenistan has raised the excise duty rates for production and import of alcohol and the import of tobacco products, reports Interfax.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Phillip Morris Limited launch revamped IQOS smoke free devices

PHILLIP Morris Limited has rolled out its IQOS Originals Duo heat-not-burn product. Revamped and renamed IQOS 3 Duo, the new product is fully compatible with existing Heets tobacco sticks and PML pointed out that consumers will not need to buy-back or swap their products to fit with the new device.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Pondering Prohibition

When is a prohibition not a prohibition? Well, one answer to this riddle seems to be: when it doesn’t work.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[E-Cigarette Vaping]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

A Taste of Things to Come?

Nveed Chaudhary | Photo Courtesy of the Broughton Group What the recent marketing denial order for Logic’s menthol vapes implies for flavored e-cigarettes.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

BAT Donates Cigarette Destruction Machine to Uganda

British American Tobacco has donated a Hammermill cigarette destruction machine to the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) to support the national fight against illicit cigarettes trade, reports the PML Daily.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Explainer: How bad is Australia’s vaping problem and how are teens getting nicotine vapes?

Is it true that a growing number of Australian children are addicted to nicotine? Yes.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thefamuanonline.com

More college students turn to vaping

E-cigarettes —or “vaping” — have seen an alarming rise over the past five years on college campuses. The use of vapes is a severe public health issue and poses a massive threat to college students in Tallahassee.
For detail: thefamuanonline.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theeastafrican.co.ke

Kenya anti-tobacco crusaders fault President Ruto’s South Korea deal

Officials of the Kenya Tobacco Control Alliance addressing journalists in Nairobi on November 30, 2022. They denounced the deal Kenya’s President William Ruto made with South Korea to enhance tobacco trade.
For detail: theeastafrican.co.ke
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: terracestandard.com

B.C. school district troubled by vaping students

Mission superintendent Angus Wilson says students leaving classes to vape is impacting their capacity to learn and focus Mission school principals voiced their concerns about a growing problem with student vaping in a meeting with the district last week.
For detail: terracestandard.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[0]

Source: spectrumnews1.com

Columbus City Council proposes ban on flavored tobacco products

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus City Council members are thinking about banning the sale of flavored tobacco products.
For detail: spectrumnews1.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: skynews.com.au

Vaping trends ‘absolutely explode in popularity’

City of Sydney Councillor Linda Scott says vape use “absolutely exploded in popularity” in Sydney, with young people not necessarily knowing what they are doing to their health.
For detail: skynews.com.au
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: proactiveinvestors.co.uk

British American Tobacco likely to see guidance upgrade say analysts

British American Tobacco PLC (LSE:BATS) (BAT) could raise its full-year 2022 (FY22) guidance, according to analysts at Barclays, as its continued business in Russia is expected to bolster the company’s underlying profits.
For detail: proactiveinvestors.co.uk
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Can alternative nicotine products put the final nail in the smoking coffin?

This review describes the evolution of smoking prevalence in countries with relatively high adoption of alternative nicotine products such as e-cigarettes, heated tobacco, and snus compared to neighboring countries where these products are less prevalent.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Smoking associated with increased risk of 56 diseases among Chinese adults

Smoking increases the risks of 56 diseases and kills more than 1 million adults in China each year from 22 different causes, according to new research published today in The Lancet Public Health.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsandtribune.com

Community partners to combat vape use among teens

The Community Foundation of Boone County recently delivered a matching $30,000 grant to four non-profit organizations: Boone County Senior Services, SAW’s, ILLAD, and the Boone County Cancer Society.
For detail: newsandtribune.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: miragenews.com

Smoking increases risks of 56 diseases in Chinese adults

Smoking increases the risks of 56 diseases and kills more than one million adults in China each year from 22 different causes, according to new research published in The Lancet Public Health.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

Moves to tighten tobacco and vaping laws welcomed

The AMA welcomes federal government plans to tighten tobacco and e-cigarettes laws but says failure to address lax laws by previous governments is a lost public health opportunity.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: kctv5.com

Olathe School Board to vote on vape detectors in middle school restrooms

OLATHE, Ks. (KCTV) - The Olathe School Board is set to discuss whether to install vape detectors in middle school restrooms Thursday night at its regular meeting.
For detail: kctv5.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: investorsobserver.com

Is British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) the Top Pick in the Tobacco Industry?

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) is the highest overall rated company in the Tobacco industry with an overall score of 68. BTI is up 22.39% so far this year after the company closed yesterday at $41.27.
For detail: investorsobserver.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: harmreductionjournal.biomedcentral.com

Can alternative nicotine products put the final nail in the smoking coffin?

This review describes the evolution of smoking prevalence in countries with relatively high adoption of alternative nicotine products such as e-cigarettes, heated tobacco, and snus compared to neighboring countries where these products are less prevalent.
For detail: harmreductionjournal.biomedcentral.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: globenewswire.com

Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-Addiction Products Global Market to Grow by 15% Annually Through 2030

Dublin, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-Addiction Products Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2022 To 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[E-Cigarette Cigarette]

Source: fingerlakes1.com

Ban on e-cigarette flavors did not have the impact hoped for

The FDA banned various flavors of e-cigarettes two years ago, but it has not phased users.
For detail: fingerlakes1.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: endocrineweb.com

Does Smoking Cause Osteoporosis?

The two may seem unrelated, but studies show a direct link between cigarette exposure and reduced bone density.
For detail: endocrineweb.com
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dutchnews.nl

Sweet smoke: Flavoured vaping liquids to be banned next year

The Dutch government is to ban the sale of fruit and other flavoured liquids for electronic cigarettes from October next year, broadcaster NOS reported on Thursday.
For detail: dutchnews.nl
Published Dec 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: blackpoolgazette.co.uk

Blackpool health director's concern over national increase in vaping among young people

Blackpool Council’s direct of public health has expressed concern that national statistics on the usage of e-cigarettes and vapes by children and young people show an increase again this year.
For detail: blackpoolgazette.co.uk

News Excerpts of November-2022

Published Nov 30, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: yonkerstimes.com

The Most Common Myths About Vaping

Regarding myths, we are talking about experience, as strange as it sounds. Although, at first glance, the word myth evokes an association with something untrue.
For detail: yonkerstimes.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Analysing the Potential Harm in Smokers Switching to Vaping, Dual Use or Abstinence

The study compares biomarkers of potential harm between people switching from smoking to vaping, continuing to smoke, using both cigarettes and vapes (dual use) and those who abstain completely.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thestar.com.my

Danger of hidden drugs in vape liquids

IT is incumbent upon the incoming government to proceed with the adoption of the tobacco generational endgame (GEG) law soonest possible and also ban the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) completely.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Australia to consider tougher nicotine e-cigarette import and labelling laws to tackle teen vaping

The federal government will crackdown on children accessing e-cigarettes, with the regulator to consider key changes including tightening importation rules and tougher labelling laws.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: seatca.org

Individual cigarettes could carry ‘smoking kills’ warnings: health minister

Each cigarette sold in Australia would be printed with messages such as “smoking kills” or manufactured in ugly colours under a federal government plan to combat the waning impact of plain packaging laws with the biggest nicotine reforms in a decade.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sciencealert.com

A Tobacco Plant Has Been Engineered to Produce Cocaine in Its Leaves

green coca leaves in a man's cupped handsLeaves from the coca plant, a species of Erythroxylum.
For detail: sciencealert.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Paper COPD]

Source: nature.com

Part three: a randomized study to assess biomarker changes in cigarette smokers switched to Vuse Solo or Abstinence

Biomarkers of exposure (BoE) can help evaluate exposure to combustion-related, tobacco-specific toxicants after smokers switch from cigarettes to potentially less-harmful products like electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS).
For detail: nature.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: globenewswire.com

EU Health Strategy Fails on Tobacco Harm Reduction

“The EU Commission is ignoring science and consumer voices again. Tobacco harm reduction must become a key element of all health policies for the EU.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: apnews.com

New Mexico sues tobacco companies over settlement payments

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is suing more than a dozen tobacco companies, accusing them of conspiracy and breach of contract.
For detail: apnews.com
Published Nov 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: abc.net.au

Government considering range of options to achieve goal of halving smoking rates within 10 years

Draft examples of warnings on cigarettes done by the Canadian government.(Supplied: Government of Canada) Flavoured cigarettes like menthols would be banned, and new warnings could be printed on cigarettes as part of a wide-ranging raft of reforms pursued by the federal government.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wusf.usf.edu

The chase is on: Regulators are slowly cracking down on vapes aimed at teens

Nearly two years after the FDA issued a policy denouncing the marketing of fruit-flavored vape juice and other vape products to young people, the products are still widely available in stores.
For detail: wusf.usf.edu
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wpr.org

The chase is on: Regulators are slowly cracking down on vapes aimed at teens

Samuel Rose says he was raised by a devoted single mom who warned all her seven children to avoid drugs, alcohol and cigarettes.
For detail: wpr.org
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: washingtonpost.com

Big tobacco tries to stop California flavored tobacco ban

SAN DIEGO — R.J. Reynolds and other tobacco companies filed a request Tuesday asking the U.S.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Foundation's criticism of MOH on vaping very tiring - CAPHRA

"The latest outburst from New Zealand’s Asthma and Respiratory Foundation (ARFNZ) directed at the Ministry of Health is disappointing, but sadly not surprising," says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

UAE Doctors Raise Concern About Teen Vaping Quoting Recent Study

Doctors in the United Arab Emirates quote a study published in the medical journal JAMA Network Open, led nonetheless by the disgraced Dr. Stanton Glantz.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study: Australia’s Vape Policy is Slowing Decline in Smoking Rates

A new study recently published in BMJ Open has confirmed that Australia's harsh and outdated vape policy, has stalled the country’s smoking cessation efforts. Smoking consumption and smoking rates in young adults declined faster after vaping became available.۔
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Australian government to crack down on nicotine e-cigarettes as rates of teen vaping skyrocket

So many Australian children are now addicted to nicotine from vaping that the federal health minister, Mark Butler, will propose reforms aimed at curtailing the e-cigarette industry.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Texans Move Toward Tobacco-Free Nicotine Pouches as Sales Skyrocket in US for Second Consecutive Year

MISSOURI CITY, Texas, Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicotine pouch sales in the United States rose by 30% in 2021, with Texas consumers more often using pouches to replace their previous tobacco products, according to a new Nicokick report released today.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: politico.com

Tobacco’s loss is pot’s gain

A regular user of soft drugs demonstrates how to roll a joint with tobacco and marijuana in a coffee shop in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Wednesday June 24, 2008.
For detail: politico.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: npr.org

The chase is on: Regulators are slowly cracking down on vapes aimed at teens

Samuel Rose says he was raised by a devoted single mom who warned all her seven children to avoid drugs, alcohol and cigarettes.
For detail: npr.org
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Nicotine-Free E-Cigarettes Might Promote Tobacco Smoking Reduction Better Than Nicotine Delivery Abstract

The purpose of the present study was to determine whether the use of e-cigarettes to aid in quitting contributed to the increase in the pulmonary health of chronic smokers.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: newswire.ca

NEW POLL SHOWS QUEBEC RESIDENTS SEE YOUTH NICOTINE VAPING AS A LOW PRIORITY FOR THE PROVINCE'S HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 29, 2022 /CNW/ - Quebecers who vape are calling on the Legault Government to focus on the health care issues that concern Quebecers and not target flavoured vapour products in this next parliamentary session.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kpbs.org

Big tobacco tries to stop California flavored tobacco ban

A display of flavored tobacco products and candies by the San Diegans vs. Big Tobacco coalition out side Chula Vista City Hall to show how similar the two are, Sept. 12, 2022.
For detail: kpbs.org
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: india.com

Vaping And Smoking Would Lead To Fertility Issues In Young Men

Smoking is injurious to health is something that we have heard several times as it can negatively affect the functioning of your respiratory system but can smoking also impact your fertility? A lot of experts would suggest that it can.
For detail: india.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euractiv.com

EU tobacco taxation: The fine line between killing smoking and illicit trade

Following the WHO line, EU countries have put in place differentiated excise taxes on tobacco and according to a Financial Times report, the European Commission mulls even doubling taxation in a new legislative proposal expected soon.
For detail: euractiv.com
Published Nov 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

How much is the vaping category worth in the UK?

The financial growth of the UK vaping industry has been highlighted in new research.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Nov 29, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Tobacco chewing and associated factors among a vulnerable youth population in Sri Lanka

Tobacco in any form kills millions of people every year. Tobacco addiction among youth shows an increasing trend while smokeless type is becoming more common.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wvtf.org

The future of vaping depends on how regulators act now

Within the past decade, e-cigarette companies created a brand new market and a new generation of young people addicted to nicotine. More than 14% of high schoolers say they currently vape.
For detail: wvtf.org
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

Increasing the price of vaping will hurt consumers and public health

Brussels, 28.11.2022.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: upi.com

Vaping may damage teeth, study shows

Vaping appears to promote cavities, which can result in tooth loss if not treated quickly, experts say. Photo by Vaping 360/Flickr On top of their other health hazards, electronic cigarettes may help rot your teeth, a new study suggests.
For detail: upi.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tylerpaper.com

E-Cigarettes, Vaping Tied to Higher Cavity Risk

MONDAY, Nov. 28, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Electronic cigarette or vaping users have a higher risk for developing dental caries, according to a study published in the December issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association.
For detail: tylerpaper.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Ireland Approves E-Cigarette Rules

Ireland Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly and Minister for Public Health Frank Feighan received government approval to introduce additional restrictions on the sale and advertising of nicotine inhaling products such as e-cigarettes, according to Gov.ie.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Commission to Propose EU-Wide Vaping Levy

The European Commission (EC) wants to increase the minimum excise duty on cigarettes to €3.60 ($3.77) from €1.80 per pack of 20 and introduce a bloc-wide vaping levy, reports the Financial Times, citing a draft EC document.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: thrmalawi.org

Tobacco Harm Reduction: Myth or Reality

Amongst the top global pandemic which needs urgent intervention and attention is tobacco smoking. Affecting about 1.2 billion people, it poses substantial health burdens and costs on the entire global population.
For detail: thrmalawi.org
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thehill.com

Fewer young Americans say they smoke cigarettes: Gallup

Despite the decline in traditional cigarette smoking, studies show the prevalence of vaping, or e-cigarette use, is growing among this cohort.
For detail: thehill.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[COPD Vaping]

Source: thehealthy.com

“I Got Lung Disease from Vaping and Almost Died”

One young woman's story about being diagnosed with EVALI: the vaping lung disease with sometimes silent signs and potentially major consequences.
For detail: thehealthy.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vaping Won’t Work If Nicotine Is Attacked - AVCA

Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 is in jeopardy if New Zealand’s Vaping Regulatory Authority (VRA) stands by its new interpretation of its own product standards which would dramatically reduce the maximum ‘nicotine salt’ limit, say smokefree advocates.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: pulsetoday.co.uk

‘Strong evidence’ that e-cigarettes most effective way to quit smoking

There is strong evidence that e-cigarettes are a more effective way to help people quit smoking than nicotine patches or gum, a Cochrane review has concluded.
For detail: pulsetoday.co.uk
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: opb.org

Multnomah County considers flavored tobacco ban, despite court ruling

Multnomah County leaders are considering banning the sale of all flavored tobacco products despite a recent court ruling that overturned a similar ban in neighboring Washington County.
For detail: opb.org
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

The association between e-cigarette use and caries risk level

A new study published in The Journal of the American Dental Association found an association between e-cigarette use or vaping and dental caries risk.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news.gallup.com

Cigarette Smoking Rates Down Sharply Among U.S. Young Adults

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As the percentage of U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes has reached a new low of 11% this year, much of the decline is tied to sharply lower smoking rates among young adults.
For detail: news.gallup.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
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Source: news.csusm.edu

Psychology Professor Mentors Students in Cause of Fighting Effects of Smoking

Psychology professor Kim Pulvers is one of two CSUSM nominees for 2023 CSU Wang Family Excellence Award.
For detail: news.csusm.edu
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mrw.co.uk

Ministers urged to ban ‘polluting’ vapes

Eighteen organisations have urged the Government to ban disposable e-cigarettes on the grounds that vapes are a waste of scarce lithium and a source of plastics pollution.
For detail: mrw.co.uk
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: medicalnewstoday.com

Does smoking make you tired?

Smoking decreases blood oxygen and makes the heart and lungs work harder, leading to fatigue. It can also lead to numerous other health issues.
For detail: medicalnewstoday.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kbia.org

The future of vaping depends on how regulators act now

Within the past decade, e-cigarette companies created a brand new market and a new generation of young people addicted to nicotine. More than 14% of high schoolers say they currently vape.
For detail: kbia.org
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kalw.org

The future of vaping depends on how regulators act now

Within the past decade, e-cigarette companies created a brand new market and a new generation of young people addicted to nicotine.
For detail: kalw.org
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: harboroughmail.co.uk

Harborough headteachers unite to warn against vaping risks in local community

Headteachers from nine schools across Harborough district have raised concerns about excessive vaping in local communities and its effect on children.
For detail: harboroughmail.co.uk
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: drugs.com

E-Cigarettes, Vaping Tied to Higher Cavity Risk

MONDAY, Nov. 28, 2022 -- Electronic cigarette or vaping users have a higher risk for developing dental caries, according to a study published in the December issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association.
For detail: drugs.com
Published Nov 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: buffalo.edu

Extending pre-quit duration of leading smoking cessation medication doesn’t help smokers quit, study finds

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Extending the duration that a leading smoking cessation medication is taken prior to stopping tobacco use does not significantly improve the likelihood of breaking the cigarette habit and staying smoke-free, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Network Open.
For detail: buffalo.edu
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Parents: Be on the Lookout for E-Cigarettes Marketed to Kids

Key Takeaways The FDA sent warning letters to five different companies accusing them of unauthorized marketing of e-cigarette products.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theprint.in

Reduced-nicotine cigarettes make anxious smokers smoke less

Pennsylvania [US], November 27 (ANI): According to Penn State College of Medicine and Harvard Medical School researchers, reducing the quantity of nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels may help smokers with mood or anxiety issues quit without harming their mental health.
For detail: theprint.in
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) use Among Members of a Community Engagement Program

Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) are relatively new and ENDS use data from community engagement programs may help us understand usage patterns and facilitate targeted longitudinal studies.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: moodiedavittreport.com

Paul Riley to head duty free as Philip Morris International reveals management changes to quicken transition to a ‘smoke-free future’

Philip Morris International (PMI) has announced a new regional structure and related senior management changes to enable continued growth as a multicategory leader internationally and advance its rapid transition towards a smoke-free future.
For detail: moodiedavittreport.com
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Reduced-nicotine cigarettes make anxious smokers smoke less

Prior studies suggest that lowering nicotine levels could aid smokers in quitting, but there is little proof that these regulations would be harmful to those who already suffer from affective disorders like depression and anxiety disorders.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Nov 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bworldonline.com

Why we should raise taxes on vapes

Over the past decade, the Philippines has achieved a level of international best practice in its tobacco control policies. In 2015, when the number of current smokers went down from 17 million (2009) to 15.9 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) commended the country for achieving the largest number of smokers that quit in a short period of time in the Western Pacific.
For detail: bworldonline.com
Published Nov 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: rnz.co.nz

Warning issued after young people seen using DIY vape charging method

Closeup detail of Female with an Electronic Cigarette, Horizontal shot Master Electricians is warning that young people using a DIY method to recharge disposable vaping devices risk them exploding in their hands.
For detail: rnz.co.nz
Published Nov 26, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.abplive.com

Lung Cancer: Not Just A Disease Of Smokers

Cigarette smoking is the leading risk factor for lung cancer, but it is not the same for all cases. Know about other causes, the symptoms to look out for as well as preventive measures.
For detail: news.abplive.com
Published Nov 26, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: m.timesofindia.com

Mumbai: : E-cigarettes worth Rs 58 lakh seized; 1 held

MUMBAI: The crime branch control arrested one person from Agripada and seized 5,500 e-cigarettes worth Rs 58.5 lakh.
For detail: m.timesofindia.com
Published Nov 26, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: indiatimes.com

COPD Awareness Month- COPD Is A Potential Epidemic In Women Who Smoke

The most frequent cause of COPD risk is cigarette smoking. Smoking causes COPD in 80% of cases, and 20% of smokers will likely develop the disease.
For detail: indiatimes.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Australia’s ACT Govt. Passes Further Restrictions on Vaping Products

The Health Legislation Amendment Bill 2022, passed this week by the ACT Legislative Assembly, aims to reduce availability of vapes and increase enforcement.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tribuneindia.com

e-cigarette use among teenagers on the rise

With no check on the easy availability of vapes (e-cigarette), the trend of vaping among teenagers is growing at a fast pace in the city. Vapes are the latest fad among youngsters, who, without knowing about their after effects, continue to use it even in schools and colleges and consider it a status symbol.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

A Review of Electronic Cigarettes and Liquid Nicotine Poisoning Exposure Cases in the United States

Purpose: In 2007, electronic cigarettes (e-cigarette) were introduced as a smoking cessation device. Since then, its sale and marketing has been expanded annually.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newscientist.com

Genetically modified tobacco plant produces cocaine in its leaves


For detail: newscientist.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medscape.com

Highly Processed Foods 'as Addictive' as Tobacco

LONDON — Highly processed foods meet the same criteria as tobacco for addiction, and labeling them as such might benefit public health, according to a new US study that proposes a set of criteria to assess the addictive potential of some foods.
For detail: medscape.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: medicalnewstoday.com

What happens after you quit smoking?

Cigarette smoking is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States, but quitting can be daunting.
For detail: medicalnewstoday.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: inquirer.com

Cigarette nicotine levels to make ‘monumental’ shift. Pennsylvania should prepare

Commercially sold cigarettes in the U.S. would contain approximately 95% less nicotine, making them "minimally addictive." Philly will need to help resident smokers adjust to this major change.
For detail: inquirer.com
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: hawaiipublicradio.org

Nicotine Brain Explained;' The state's newest media campaign aims to curb vaping

Even as the popularity of e-cigarettes exploded — with unknown health risks — the federal government was slow to regulate vaping companies.
For detail: hawaiipublicradio.org
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dutchnews.nl

Ministers plan more restrictions on tobacco sales, smoking zones

The government is planning to impose further restrictions on the sale of tobacco, and next year will be the last cigarettes can be sold by supermarkets, if junior health minister Maarten van Ooijen has his way.
For detail: dutchnews.nl
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bwhealthcareworld.businessworld.in

Ban On Harmful Products While Availability Of Cigarettes Is Counterproductive

This means those who understand tobacco or ENDS addiction were not part of the deliberations of the committee that recommended the ban Use of psychoactive substances is regulated by the society or by the government because of a wide variety of reasons linked to health and morality.
For detail: bwhealthcareworld.businessworld.in
Published Nov 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: academic.oup.com

Exposure to Electronic Cigarette Advertisements and Use of Electronic Cigarettes: A Meta-analysis of Prospective Studies

Electronic cigarette (EC) advertisements remain unregulated and approach consumers in TV commercials, print ads, radio, and other forms of digital marketing.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Nov 24, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Philippines ‘Vape Bill’ Commended at The Asia Harm Reduction Forum

Following three months from the passage of the Filipino Vape Bill - ‘Vaporized Nicotine and Non-Nicotine Products Regulation Act’, world-renowned experts signed the ‘The Manila Declaration 2022’, which urges the World Health Organization (WHO)’s signatories and delegates of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to follow the science with regards to tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vanguardngr.com

Smoking 3 sticks of cigarette reduces life by 24 hrs

‘Smokers are liable to die young’ – This was Prof. Olatunji Aina’s submission as a keynote speaker at Vanguard’s 2nd Mental Health Summit that held on Thursday in Lagos.
For detail: vanguardngr.com
Published Nov 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelancet.com

Tobacco and e-cigarette use remains high among young people in the USA

Despite public health efforts aimed at reducing tobacco and e-cigarette use among adolescents in the USA, two new surveys show that usage rates remain high.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Nov 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Government Risks Undermining Smokefree Goal

The Government’s push to pass significant pieces of legislation under urgency risks undermining its Smokefree 2025 goal says an expert in tobacco control.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 24, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

A content analysis of e-cigarette marketing on social media: Findings from the Tobacco Enforcement and Reporting Movement (TERM) in India, Indonesia and Mexico

Background: The use of e-cigarettes is proliferating globally, especially among youth and even children. Marketing is a known risk factor for e-cigarette initiation, yet little is known of e-cigarette marketing on social media in low- and middle-income countries.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: koreatimes.co.kr

Philip Morris Korea's Yangsan plant to produce Terea tobacco sticksPosted : 2022-11-24 16:33Updated : 2022-11-24 17:16

Zia Ahmed Karim, a director of manufacturing for Philip Morris Korea, introduces the Yangsan plant to journalists at a press meeting held in Yangsan, South Gyeongsang Province, Nov. 23.
For detail: koreatimes.co.kr
Published Nov 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: channelnewsasia.com

Making sense of the growing vape problem: Is regulating its use the solution?

Last year, 4,697 people were caught using and possessing vapes, up from 1,266 people in 2020. About one in three people caught last year were under the age of 18.
For detail: channelnewsasia.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: urdupoint.com

Speakers For Effective Smoking Cessation Services, Utilizing THR For A Smoke-free Pakistan

Speakers for effective smoking cessation services, utilizing THR for a smoke-free Pakistan Pakistan needs to provide effective and affordable smoking cessation services and make tobacco harm reduction (THR) part of the national tobacco control policy to end or reduce combustible smoking prevalence in Pakistan.
For detail: urdupoint.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thetimestribune.com

Alert Your Children to the Dangers of Vaping

While lung cancer is most commonly associated with traditional tobacco use, an epidemic is happening across America, with teens and young adults now becoming more at risk for developing lung cancer because of vaping.
For detail: thetimestribune.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tbsnews.net

Vapes work better than nicotine patches, gums to help quit smoking: Report

Vapes are better than nicotine-replacement patches and gums at helping smokers quit, influential researchers ruled recently.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Nov 23, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: spectator.co.uk

The environmental cost of vaping

When we discard e-cigarettes, we are also discarding one of the most precious metals on earth A few months ago I wrote a piece for The Spectator about the surge in popularity of Elf Bars and the potential health risks of these colourful e-cigarettes.
For detail: spectator.co.uk
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sofiaglobe.com

EU ban on flavoured heated tobacco products comes into force

The European Commission (EC) said on November 23 that it welcomes today’s entry into force of the ban on flavoured heated tobacco products.
For detail: sofiaglobe.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: prnewswire.com

Water-Based Vaping Breakthrough Unveiled At UKVIA Forum

Water-based vaping technology developed by Aquios Labs and Innokin continues to impress the vaping industry LONDON, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vaping Industry Forum and Awards Dinner, organised by the UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA), is a significant date in the vaping industry's calendar.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: pmi.com

PMI launches a more affordable heated tobacco product, broadening access to better alternatives to cigarettes

Philip Morris International (PMI) has launched a more affordable version of the company’s leading heated tobacco product to accelerate the achievement of a smoke-free future.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: pennlive.com

A lifetime of smoking cigarettes costs less than vaping, marijuana: study

A new study has found that a lifetime of smoking marijuana is more expensive than cigarettes.
For detail: pennlive.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ox.ac.uk

7 things to know about e-cigarettes and quitting smoking

In this blog, Jamie Hartmann-Boyce from the Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group and Martin Dockrell from the Office of Health Improvement and Disparities share 7 things you need to know about e-cigarettes and quitting smoking, with evidence from the Cochrane Living Review of E-cigarettes and Smoking Cessation.
For detail: ox.ac.uk
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: now.tufts.edu

Using Vapes May Set the Stage for Dental Decay

Researchers say e-cigarettes and similar devices are associated with a higher risk for cavities Avaping habit could end up leading to a tarnished smile, and more frequent visits to the dentist.
For detail: now.tufts.edu
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newswise.com

50 Years to Realize What Cigarette Smoking Does to Health- How long to See Vaping’s Effect?

Newswise — A periodontist and microbial ecologist, Dr. Purnima S. Kumar is the Professor of Periodontology at the University of Michigan, and uses her clinical skills and training to investigate the myriad ways in which the human microbiome can be harnessed to promote health.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news-medical.net

Study shows link between vaping and risk of caries

Research by faculty from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine found patients who said they used vaping devices were more likely to have a higher risk of developing cavities.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthline.com

E-Cigarettes, Vaping Linked to Increased Risk of Tooth Decay and Cavities

Close up of large e-cigarette in a person's hand with vapor smokeShare on Pinterest A new cross-sectional study shows that e-cigarettes or vapes are associated with a higher risk of dental decay and cavities.
For detail: healthline.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

England Recommits to Goal of Making Smoking Obsolete by 2030

Following much uncertainty amid unprecedented political turmoil in the United Kingdom, the country has recommitted to making smoking in England obsolete by 2030, a promise it had made earlier this year.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Higher blood nicotine concentrations following smokeless tobacco (pituri) and cigarette use linked to adverse pregnancy outcomes for Central Australian Aboriginal pregnancies

In central Australia, Aboriginal women use wild tobacco plants, Nicotiana spp. (locally known as pituri) as a chewed smokeless tobacco, with this use continuing throughout pregnancy and lactation.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Nov 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: abc.net.au

Vapes, e-cigarettes linked to higher risk of tooth decay and cavities, study finds

In Australia, almost one in 10 adults have used an e-cigarette or vaping device at least once.(Getty Images: DigitalVision Vectors) Each fruity plume of vapour from an e-cigarette may have not-so-sweet repercussions for your pearly whites, according to a study.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Nov 22, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Harm Reduction

In recent years a large number of newer consumer tobacco and nicotine products have emerged on the market, including electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), commonly known as e-cigarettes, and heated tobacco products.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Philip Morris Launches Bonds by IQOS

Philip Morris International has launched its latest heat-not-burn tobacco-heating system, Bonds by IQOS, along with its compatible tobacco sticks, Blends, in a pilot market in the Philippines.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tga.gov.au

Guidance for the use of nicotine vaping products for smoking cessation

This page contains practical guidance to assist prescribers with the prescribing of nicotine vaping products. This guidance can be used regardless of whether the prescription is to be dispensed by an Australian pharmacy or from an overseas retailer through the Personal Importation Scheme.
For detail: tga.gov.au
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com

Confidence in nicotine for tobacco harm reduction

This article has been accepted for publication and undergone full peer review but has not been through the copyediting, typesetting, pagination and proofreading process, which may lead to differences between this version and the Version of Record.
For detail: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Confidence in nicotine for tobacco harm reduction - Bridging the policy-practice gap

Decades of research shows that constituents other than nicotine are the harmful agents in tobacco products.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

PMI expands range of heated tobacco products in PH

Philip Morris International Inc. is expanding its range of smoke-free products in the Philippines with the launch of BONDS by IQOS, a compact and affordable heated tobacco that emits 95 percent lower levels of chemicals compared to cigarettes.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: middlesbrough.gov.uk

Store forced to close over illegal tobacco sales

Supermarket at 31 Market Place in North Ormesby will be out of action for at least three months following the seizure in September of more than 6,600 cigarettes and 4.5kg of hand rolling tobacco from the premise and linked vehicles.
For detail: middlesbrough.gov.uk
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

“High Certainty” Evidence That Vapes Are Better Quitting Aids Than NRT

Cochrane, a research institute considered something of a benchmark in evidence-based public health interventions, has released an updated review that finds vaping products help adults quit cigarettes more than traditional nicotine replacement therapies, like patches and gums.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: drugsandalcohol.ie

Government agrees to further regulation of e-cigarettes.

The Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly and the Minister for Public Health, Frank Feighan, today (22 November) received government approval to introduce additional restrictions on the sale and advertising of nicotine inhaling products such as e-cigarettes.
For detail: drugsandalcohol.ie
Published Nov 22, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: dawn.com

Health levy on tobacco products to help protect children’s rights: experts

Sparc Member Board of Directors Khalida Ahmed speaks at the event in Islamabad on Monday. The organisation’s executive director Asiya Arif Khan and programme manager Khalil Ahmed Dogar are also seen.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswireindia.com

Philip Morris International Launches New BONDS by IQOS Smoke-Free Device to Accelerate the Achievement of a Smoke-Free Future

ROUNDHEAT TOBACCO SYSTEM™ Unlocks Affordable, Bladeless-Heating Technology from the World’s No. 1 Heated Tobacco System¹, IQOS Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Nov 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: academic.oup.com

E-cigarette exposure augments murine abdominal aortic aneurysm development: role of Chil1

Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a common cardiovascular disease with a strong correlation to smoking, although underlying mechanisms have been minimally explored.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Nov 21, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tribuneindia.com

Surrogate ads of tobacco products in Himachal defy guidelines

Health experts in Tanda medical college have expressed concern over the surrogate advertisements on display in various parts of the state, promoting tobacco products.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Nov 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: the-star.co.ke

Nicotine pouches back in Kenyan market after ban

• In January 21, 2021, the former Health CS Mutahi Kagwe told the BAT its pouches can only be sold by adhering to the Tobacco Control Act.
For detail: the-star.co.ke
Published Nov 21, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

Amending tobacco control law: We must stick to banning loose sale of tobacco products

Sale of individual cigarette sticks and untied tobacco products enable low income people and youth to buy such products with ease.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Nov 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sanluisobispo.com

Like a spoiled child, Big Tobacco is ignoring a ‘no’ from California voters

Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent from the work of our newsroom reporters.
For detail: sanluisobispo.com
Published Nov 21, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: koco.com

Oklahoma County commissioners join litigation against e-cigarette manufacturers

EXCUSE ME, COUNTY OFFICIALS SAY E-CIGARETTES ARE A PUBLIC HEALTH THREAT. SOME AS SMALL AS A PENNY. AND THEY SAY MONEY FROM LAWSUITS COULD HELP CURB THIS PROBLEM.
For detail: koco.com
Published Nov 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pressherald.com

South Portland rally planned against flavored tobacco products

Opponents say flavored tobacco products are marketed to kids, hooking them on harmful and addictive substances.
For detail: pressherald.com
Published Nov 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wbrc.com

CDC report shows more than 3 million teens using tobacco

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - More than 11% of youth across the country reported current (past 30-day) use of tobacco products, according to the latest report from the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
For detail: wbrc.com
Published Nov 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tribtown.com

Free smoking cessation program launched

The program, funded by the Indiana Healthy Opportunities for People Everywhere, aka I-HOPE, initiative in partnership with the Indiana University School of Public Health and Center for Rural Engagement, provides a novel approach to motivate behavior change through carbon monoxide monitoring and is part of a larger effort that seeks to reduce smoking and smoke exposure in rural southern Indiana.
For detail: tribtown.com
Published Nov 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Strategies to quit smoking

Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S., and a listed risk factor for numerous diseases.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Nov 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lifestyle.inquirer.net

Smoking marijuana may be more harmful to lungs than tobacco–study

Not just ‘titas’: Young crowd flocks to Likhang Habi as fair returns on-site Anton Belardo as Jellyfish Kisses, “Tiny Worlds”.
For detail: lifestyle.inquirer.net
Published Nov 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com

Acute Cardiovascular Changes Similar in Chronic Vapers and Chronic Smokers

Acute increases in blood pressure (BP), heart rate (HR), and vasoconstriction, and reductions in time domain HR variability after use of an electronic nicotine delivery device were found in individuals with chronic vaping.
For detail: infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wane.com

FDA warns e-cig companies over products that look like toys and target children

A sign for the Food and Drug Administration is displayed outside their offices in Silver Spring, Md., on Dec.
For detail: wane.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thesheridanpress.com

Youth vaping takes over as cigarette smoking declines

SHERIDAN — While the number of youth cigarette smokers continues to decline across the country, a new but all too common foe looms over Wyoming’s teenagers: vaping.
For detail: thesheridanpress.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

To gin up opposition to the proposed menthol ban, tobacco companies are turning to gas station ads

GETTYSBURG, Pa. — At the Gateway mini mart here, you can buy menthol-flavored hemp cigarettes, an impressive 1-pound bag of pipe tobacco, or a Dragon Ball Z-themed bong — or, you can submit a formal comment to regulators at the Food and Drug Administration.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sfgate.com

Flavored tobacco products to be banned in California very soon

Menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products are displayed at a store in San Francisco on May 17, 2018.
For detail: sfgate.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: seatca.org

Health experts: Tobacco use causes a loss of economic value of up to 3.6 billion kip. Each year, about 6,800 people die from tobacco-related diseases in Lao PDR.

Tobacco use causes a loss of up to 3.6 billion kip. Each year, about 6,800 people die from tobacco-related diseases in the Lao PDR – and these deaths can be prevented – said a team of regional and international health experts who visited Vientiane this week to discuss effective and group-based tobacco control measures.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Smoking Marijuana May Be Worse for Lungs Than Smoking Cigarettes

Airway inflammation and emphysema are more common in marijuana smokers than cigarette smokers, according to new research.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ox.ac.uk

E-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine-replacement therapy in helping smokers quit

The latest Cochrane Review finds high certainty evidence that nicotine e-cigarettes are more effective than traditional nicotine-replacement therapy (NRT) in helping people quit smoking.
For detail: ox.ac.uk
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Marijuana and e-cigarettes both increase risks of cardiac arrhythmias

In a recent study published in the Heart Rhythm journal, researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, assessed the relationship between different types of inhaled marijuana or tobacco product usage with ventricular and atrial arrhythmias.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.umflint.edu

U-M prohibits tobacco product use on all campuses

The University of Michigan will prohibit the use of all tobacco products on all of its campuses effective Nov. 17. The University of Michigan will prohibit the use of all tobacco products on all of its campuses effective today, Nov. 17, in conjunction with the Great American Smokeout.
For detail: news.umflint.edu
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

E-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine-replacement therapy in helping smokers quit

The latest Cochrane Review finds high certainty evidence that nicotine e-cigarettes are more effective than traditional nicotine-replacement therapy (NRT) in helping people quit smoking.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: medscape.com

We Still Know Little About the Harms of Vaping

I recently presented a clinical scenario about a patient of mine, a young man, who vapes regularly, and asked for your critique on how I counseled my patient on health risks associated with e-cigarettes. . . .
For detail: medscape.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: insideindianabusiness.com

Advocates try again to increase Indiana’s cigarette tax

INDIANAPOLIS - With the 2023 legislative session around the corner, health advocates continue to push the General Assembly to do more to reduce Indiana’s smoking rate, which costs the state $3.4 billion in healthcare costs annually, by increasing the cigarette tax.
For detail: insideindianabusiness.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
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Source: everydayhealth.com

More Teens Are Vaping Within 5 Minutes of Waking

A new study has found that although fewer adolescents are using e-cigarettes, the intensity of use and addiction is on the rise.
For detail: everydayhealth.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: bmj.com

Cochrane Review conclusions e-cigarettes help quit smoking in RCTs is not relevant to decision making for e-cigarettes as consumer products; population studies show no benefit

BMJ (1) reported on the new Cochrane Collaborative report, ”Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation” (2), with the headline “Vaping helps adults quit smoking better than traditional methods.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Nov 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bmj.com

Vaping helps adults quit smoking better than traditional methods, says Cochrane

Electronic cigarettes, known as e-cigarettes or vapes, help adults to quit smoking better than traditional nicotine replacement methods, such as patches and chewing gums, a Cochrane review has found.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: wfmj.com

FDA warns firms selling e-cigarettes resembling food, toys, cartoon characters

The FDA issued warning letters to five firms on Wednesday for the illegal marketing of 15 different e-cigarette products.
For detail: wfmj.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Policymakers Urged to Seize Potential of Safer Nicotine Products

Knowledge-Action-Change (KAC) has published The Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction 2022: The Right Side of History.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: thehill.com

FDA warns e-cig companies over products that look like toys and target children

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warning letters to several e-cigarette companies on Wednesday for packaging their products to look like toys and appeal to children.
For detail: thehill.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ptinews.com

Marijuana, vaping may be as harmful to heart as cigarettes: Study

Los Angeles, Nov 16 (PTI) E-cigarettes and marijuana may have harmful effects on the heart similar to those caused by tobacco cigarettes, opening the door to abnormal heart rhythms, according to a study conducted in mice.
For detail: ptinews.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Adopting harm reduction strategies and innovative science backed policies to save lives

~ The Economic Times Consumer Freedom Conclave highlights India is missing a public health opportunity through blanket bans on harm reduction alternatives ~ MUMBAI, India, Nov.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

FDA warns firms for selling e-cigarettes resembling food, toys, cartoon characters

The FDA issued warning letters to five firms on Wednesday for the illegal marketing of 15 different e-cigarette products.
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mmheadlines.org

U-M transitions to tobacco-free; cessation programs available

The U-M community has access to free cessation programs as the university approaches its tobacco-free effective date Thursday, Nov. 17.
For detail: mmheadlines.org
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: kuer.org

E-cigarette use declining among young adults in Utah

“It was just sort of the culture of the group that I was hanging around with,” he said. But as time went on, his reasons for vaping changed.
For detail: kuer.org
Published Nov 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: fda.gov

FDA Warns Firms for Selling Illegal E-cigarettes That Look Like Toys, Food, and Cartoon Characters

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters to five firms for the unauthorized marketing of 15 different e-cigarette products.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: euractiv.com

Responsible marketing can prevent young people from vaping, says industry

Ahead of the European Commission’s revision of the European tobacco framework, the vaping industry has set itself new rules to better regulate advertising around the e-cigarette and reduce the attractiveness of these products to minors.
For detail: euractiv.com
Published Nov 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: baltictimes.com

Popularity of e-cigarettes among youth common concern of Baltic states - Estonian minister

TALLINN – The immense popularity of e-cigarettes and nicotine pouches among young people is a common concern of the Baltic countries, Estonian Minister of Health and Labor Peep Peterson said.
For detail: baltictimes.com
Published Nov 15, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates Sign ‘The Manila Declaration 2022’

Leading Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates from across the globe have joined forces in signing ‘The Manila Declaration 2022’.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 15, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: seatca.org

Time to bid farewell to tobacco with endgame strategy

A bold new strategy has emerged with countries declaring an “endgame” on tobacco, similar to the triumphant winning series of moves of the same name in a game of chess.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Nov 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

An end to smoking is within reach - it must not be allowed to slip away

LONDON, Nov. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a landmark new Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction (GSTHR) report, experts are calling on global policymakers to seize the opportunity to bring about an end to smoking, which every year kills eight million people worldwide.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Nov 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Smoking marijuana damages the lungs more than tobacco

In a recent Radiology journal study, researchers report chest computed tomography (CT) findings that the lungs of marijuana smokers exhibit more significant levels of airway inflammatory markers and emphysema as compared to those of tobacco-only smokers.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kron4.com

E-cigarettes, marijuana have harmful effects on heart, UCSF study finds

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A new study from University of California San Francisco researchers found evidence that e-cigarettes and marijuana have harmful effects on the heart that are similar to negative effects from traditional tobacco cigarettes.
For detail: kron4.com
Published Nov 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Japan’s Tobacco Harm Reduction Efforts Are Working

In Japan smoking rates are disappearing thanks to the increased use safer nicotine alternatives. A 2021 paper by Frost & Sullivan in collaboration with tobacco company Philip Morris International (PMI) titled, “Tobacco Harm Reduction and Novel Nicotine and Tobacco Products: Evidence from the Japanese Market,” found that the entry of HTPs has led to a drop of 34% in cigarettes sales.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: shawlocal.com

Vaping, e-cigarette use among students on rise in Kendall County area schools, nationally

In a recent national report, findings showed vape and e-cigarette use among U.S. youth remains high, nearly 2.5 million middle and high school students, and the Kendall County area is no exception.
For detail: shawlocal.com
Published Nov 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nytimes.com

R.J. Reynolds Sues California Over Flavored Tobacco Ban

On Tuesday, the state’s voters overwhelmingly supported letting a two-year-old law take effect. The company’s lawsuit is viewed by anti-smoking advocates as a tactic that could keep menthol cigarettes on the market longer.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Nov 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

E-cigarettes and smoking cessation among adolescent smokers

Smokers of any age can reap substantial health benefits from quitting or reducing their smoking.
For detail: nature.com
Published Nov 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: edition.cnn.com

More than 3 million middle and high school students reported using tobacco in 2022

More than 3 million US middle and high schoolers – about 11% of students – reported current tobacco use in 2022, according to a new study from researchers at the US Food and Drug Administration and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Nov 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pressherald.com

Letter to the editor: Flavored tobacco can fuel lifelong addiction

I am a pediatric pulmonologist and board member of the Maine Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics. I work with the MAAP to educate patients and families on the significant dangers of tobacco products.
For detail: pressherald.com
Published Nov 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: verywellmind.com

Is the Nicotine Patch a Good Way to Stop Smoking?

The nicotine patch is a popular and effective quit smoking aid. Research has found that using a form of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) such as the patch increases a person's chances of successfully quitting by about 50% to 60%.
For detail: verywellmind.com
Published Nov 11, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

International Network of Nicotine Consumer Organisations (INNCO)

The International Network of Nicotine Consumer Organisations (INNCO) was formally set up in June 2016, and registered as a civil society organisation in Switzerland three months later, when it set up its current website.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Nov 11, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vape Authors Hit Back On WHO’s Health Claims

Several leading international Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) experts have compiled and published extensive research which slams the World Health Organization’s (WHO) official health claims about vaping.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Reduced-Nicotine Cigarettes May Reduce Smoking in Anxious, Depressed Smokers

According to a new study by Harvard and Penn State researchers, lowering the amount of nicotine in cigarettes may reduce smoking without worsening mental health in smokers with mood or anxiety disorders.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Nov 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dearpandemic.org

I have tried to quit smoking five times. How can I quit and stay quit?

Nicotine dependence is a chronic disease that creates long-term changes in your brain. Recovery is possible but may require medical support.
For detail: dearpandemic.org
Published Nov 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: usnews.com

Over 3 Million U.S. School Kids Now Vaping or Smoking

THURSDAY, Nov. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Despite continued efforts by health advocates and U.S.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Nov 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

U.S. teen tobacco use down to 3 mln in 2022, 'more work to be done,' health officials say

Flavored e-cigarette products are seen on a store shelf in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S., June 23, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Nov 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

Lawsuit shows hypocrisy of tobacco industry statements about the future of tobacco use

DALLAS, November 10, 2022 — Nancy Brown, CEO of the American Heart Association, which is devoted to a world of healthier lives for all, issued the following statement today in response to a lawsuit filed by R.J.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Nov 10, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: france24.com

E-cig giant Juul secures funds to avoid bankruptcy

Juul's wide range of flavored vapes, which have included mango and creme brulee, helped it become a byword for e-cigarettes in the US Juul's wide range of flavored vapes, which have included mango and creme brulee, helped it become a byword for e-cigarettes in the US Patrick T.
For detail: france24.com
Published Nov 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: convenience.org

California Voters Approve Flavored Tobacco Product Ban

ALEXANDRIA, Va.—California voters have decided to allow a law banning the sale of flavored tobacco products to go into effect, reports the Associated Press.
For detail: convenience.org
Published Nov 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

California bans flavored tobacco products, including vapes

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, Californians overwhelmingly voted to ban all flavored tobacco products in the state.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Nov 09, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: seatca.org

Countries urged: Follow Singapore’s successful enforcement of ban on electronic smoking devices

Bangkok, 9 November 2022 – Singapore successfully reduced its adult smoking rate to 10.1% in 2020 through multi-pronged tobacco control measures, including a ban on electronic smoking devices (ESD), such as e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Nov 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: prnewswire.com

California Voters Overwhelmingly Uphold Law Ending Sale of Flavored Tobacco Products, Delivering Huge Win for Kids Over Tobacco Industry

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- California voters have delivered a resounding victory for kids over the tobacco industry by voting overwhelmingly to uphold the state's landmark law ending the sale of most flavored tobacco products, including flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Nov 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bangkokpost.com

Now not time to end ban on vapes

Some of the e-cigarette products that were confiscated during a 2019 raid on an underground market in Bangkok.
For detail: bangkokpost.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: who.int

Health literacy videos to evaporate confusion around e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products

The tobacco industry is attempting to market heated tobacco products (HTPs) and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) as less toxic and safer alternatives to conventional cigarettes.
For detail: who.int
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theislamicinformation.com

Is Vaping Haram? Are E-Cigarettes Haram?

In recent years, the trend of vaping has increased rapidly, especially among teenagers. The widespread use of vaping makes many people wonder whether vaping is haram or halal in Islam.
For detail: theislamicinformation.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: saltwire.com

Philip Morris clinches Swedish Match after smoking out opposition

(Reuters) - Marlboro maker Philip Morris International (PMI) overcame some opposition to clinch 83% of Swedish Match, short of the 90% it wanted but enough to convince it to press on with a $16 billion deal that will cut its exposure to cigarettes.
For detail: saltwire.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: practiceupdate.com

AHA: Vaping Tied to Negative Effects on Cardiovascular Function

Increases in BP, heart rate greater; reduction in brachial artery diameter greater; and performance on exercise parameters worse for vapers, smokers compared with controls You must be a member to content.
For detail: practiceupdate.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nih.gov

E-cigarettes linked with blood vessel damage

Both cigarette smokers and e-cigarette users had impaired blood vessel function, and increased but different signs of inflammation.
For detail: nih.gov
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Experts analyze the intensity of use and addiction of e-cigarettes

A new analysis published in JAMA Network Open by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in collaboration with a retired UCSF professor reveals ongoing and worsening adolescent e-cigarette addiction in the United States.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: medscape.com

Vapers' Nicotine Exposure Surges, Biomarkers Show

People who vape have lower levels of exposure to a tobacco-related carcinogen than cigarette smokers, according to a new study of urinary biomarkers. . . .
For detail: medscape.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: madison.com

E-Cigarette Use Gaining in Intensity Among U.S. Teens

TUESDAY, Nov. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- There is increasing intensity of use of electronic cigarettes among U.S. teens, according to a study published online Nov. 7 in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: madison.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: klkntv.com

Young E-cigarette users vape within five minutes of waking up

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A new study show more young e-cigarette users say they vape within five-minutes of waking up. It shows e-cig usage has declined in recent years but those who do vape are starting younger than ever before.
For detail: klkntv.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

E-cigarette use peaked in 2019, but intensity of use continues to rise

Although the prevalence of e-cigarette use peaked in 2019, the age of initiation of nicotine continues to decrease, and the intensity of use rises annually, researchers reported in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: healio.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: finchannel.com

7 Things You Should Know Before Vaping For The First Time

There are plenty of reasons for one to begin vaping. You may be interested in using it to quit smoking cigarettes as it’s known to be safer.
For detail: finchannel.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Philippines Vaping Policy Could Be a Model for the Rest of Asia

Amid intensifying debate over the regulation of novel nicotine products, the Philippines—despite being known for the murderous drug war waged by former President Rodrigo Duterte—has charted a regulatory course that could be a template for other low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) in Asia and beyond.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: ewn.co.za

Government urged to expedite law regulating vaping

Professor Richard van Zyl-Smit conducted a study looking at vaping trends among grade 12 pupils and the results were alarming.
For detail: ewn.co.za
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: en.tempo.co

Tobacco Control Calls for Higher Cigarette Excise Tax to Reduce Prevalence

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The National Committee for Tobacco Control on Monday proposes a government increase in tobacco excise tax with the aim of greatly reducing cigarette consumption.
For detail: en.tempo.co
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Vaping carries lung cancer risk: YKI

In Indonesia, lung cancer is the third most common cancer and the leading cancer cause of death, based on Globocan 2020 data.
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cancerhealth.com

More than 2.5M Youth Report Using E-Cigarettes This Year

“It is clear e-cigarettes continue to play a major role in preventing our ability to achieve a tobacco-free generation.” The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a study in October showing youth e-cigarette use remains high in 2022.
For detail: cancerhealth.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Isle of Man to ban sale of vapes to those aged under 18

Laws to ban the sale of vaping products and e-cigarettes to young people on the Isle of Man are being worked up, the cabinet office minister has said.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Nov 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: abc.net.au

Vape detectors could be installed in SA schools to stamp out dangerous activity

young man with brown hair wearing hooded jacket while using vape The state government is considering rolling out vape detectors in SA school toilets.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Nov 07, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: who.int

We need food, not tobacco

A global food crisis is growing fueled by conflict, climate change, impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the ripple effects of the war in Ukraine driving rising prices of food, fuel and fertilizer.
For detail: who.int
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thehill.com

Teens are becoming addicted to e-cigarettes younger; addictions are more intense: report

In 2021, over 10 percent of adolescent e-cigarette users reported using the device within five minutes of waking up.
For detail: thehill.com
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thedowneypatriot.com

Flavor bans are harm, not harm reduction

As the Biden administration moves forward with its tobacco industry crackdown, states are taking the issue into their own hands in the form of universal flavor bans.
For detail: thedowneypatriot.com
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Let’s Catch More Ratbag Vape Retailers

It’s great news that ratbag retailers are getting slapped with fines for selling vapes to minors. We just need to see more of it.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: openaccessgovernment.org

What flavour chemicals are in e-cig liquids?

High levels of sweet and fruit-flavoured chemicals are found in e-cig liquids, but the question is: are they dangerous? Marketed as ‘tobacco-flavoured’, e-cigarette liquids subtly contain high levels of sweet and fruit-flavoured chemicals in order to appeal to young people, says the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: openaccessgovernment.org
Published Nov 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: news.uark.edu

Seeking E-Cigarette Users Between 18-29 Years for Research Study

Researchers at the University of Arkansas are seeking people between 18-29 years of age who have used an e-cigarette in the past 30 days to complete an online survey by clicking here.
For detail: news.uark.edu
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: massgeneral.org

Analysis Reveals Increasing Addiction and Intensity of E-Cigarette Use by US Adolescents

BOSTON – A new analysis published in JAMA Network Open by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in collaboration with a retired UCSF professor reveals ongoing and worsening adolescent e-cigarette addiction in the United States.
For detail: massgeneral.org
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: iomtoday.co.im

Keys to cover vaping today

An emergency question has been scheduled for today’s House of Keys sitting regarding strike action in schools.
For detail: iomtoday.co.im
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Drive against tobacco products in Ludhiana: 8 held, 19 hookahs, contraband seized during raids

Intensifying its drive against tobacco products, the Ludhiana police on Saturday night conducted back-to-back raids at nine spots, including the Chaurasia Pan shop chain, and arrested eight persons Ludhiana police on Saturday night conducted back-to-back raids at nine spots and recovered hookahs, smoke flavours and other tobacco products.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Nov 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Nicotine addiction, intensity of e-cigarette use by adolescents

About The Study: In this survey study of 151,000 students in grades 6 to 12, age at initiation of e-cigarette use decreased and intensity of use and addiction increased between 2014 and 2021.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Analysis reveals increasing addiction and intensity of e-cigarette use by US adolescents

The recently released 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey data show that 2.55 million adolescents use e-cigarettes and 27.6% of adolescents use e-cigarettes daily.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: edition.cnn.com

More adolescent e-cigarette users report vaping within five minutes of waking up, new study finds

Although the prevalence of e-cigarette use among teens has declined in recent years, those who do vape are starting younger and they’re using e-cigarettes more intensely, a new study suggests.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: consumer.healthday.com

AHA: Vaping Tied to Negative Effects on Cardiovascular Function

MONDAY, Nov. 7, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Significant negative effects on cardiovascular function are seen for people who vape, according to two studies based on the cross-sectional Cardiac and Lung E-cig Smoking (CLUES) study and presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2022, held from Nov. 5 to 7 in Chicago.
For detail: consumer.healthday.com
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: chroniclelive.co.uk

Bring in tobacco licences' - Retired Tyneside newsagent backs plan for tighter control on selling cigarettes

A retired newsagent who was an early backer of ditching branded tobacco packets has spoken out in favour of bringing in a licence system for selling cigarettes and similar products.
For detail: chroniclelive.co.uk
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: canberratimes.com.au

SA rolls out anti-vaping plan for schools

The South Australian government is rolling out a new plan to reduce vaping among school students with more than $2 million in funding for preventative education campaigns.
For detail: canberratimes.com.au
Published Nov 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

Philip Morris Wins $16 Billion Battle for Swedish Match

Maker of Marlboros to move ahead after getting 83% support Decision to proceed comes after news Elliott backs deal XR smokeless nicotine pouches at the Swedish Match AB concept store in central Stockholm, Sweden.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Vaping is the new health worry for teens

Of late, a well-known adolescent psychiatrist finds himself containing his irritation when, in the middle of a Zoom consultation, his 15-year-old patient starts puffing on an e-cigarette with insouciance, as if sipping fruit juice.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thetimes.co.uk

WHY TOBACCO IS THE NEW (LEGAL) WELLNESS INGREDIENT

t a party recently, once the liberty cap ’shrooms had been shared around, the millennial birthday girl was handed a gift.
For detail: thetimes.co.uk
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thehindu.com

Banned tobacco products seized

Kollam Excise special squad on Sunday seized banned tobacco products worth ₹5 lakh during an inspection held in Karunagapally range.
For detail: thehindu.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nytimes.com

Big Tobacco Heralds a Healthier World While Fighting Its Arrival

The industry continues to back smoking protections, like this November’s ballot initiative in California that would overturn a law banning tobacco flavors.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Elliott backs Philip Morris's $16 bln Swedish Match takeover -FT

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Activist investor Elliott Management Corp has decided to back Marlboro-maker Philip Morris International's (PMI) PM.N $16 billion offer for Swedish Match AB SWMA.ST, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

Volatile organic compounds in e-cigarettes tied to changes vascular function, health

CHICAGO — Volatile organic compounds that are found in combustible cigarette and e-cigarettes were linked with acute changes in vascular function, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.
For detail: healio.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ft.com

Philip Morris wins Elliott’s backing for $15.7bn Swedish Match takeover

We’ll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest Philip Morris International Inc news every morning.
For detail: ft.com
Published Nov 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: beef2live.com

Ranking Of Countries That Produce The Most Tobacco

China was the largest producer of tobacco in the world in 2020 followed by India and Brazil.
For detail: beef2live.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sabcnews.com

E-cigarette-use and addiction on the rise among youth: Calls for government to tighten the belt through legislation

A research survey has revealed that about 23% of learners can’t go through a day of school without vaping meanwhile 6.24% of Grade 8 learners are already using e-cigarettes.
For detail: sabcnews.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news.err.ee

Minister mulls banning single-use flavored e-cigarettes

e-cigarettes, regular cigarettes and other smoking-related paraphernalia. Source: ERR Minister of Labor and Health Peep Peterson (SDE) has pledged quick measures to ensure that fewer novel tobacco products such as disposable, flavored e-cigarettes, fall into the hands of minors, following concerns raised by parents and educators.
For detail: news.err.ee
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Does Danger Lurk for This Tobacco Giant?

Tobacco company Philip Morris International (NYSE: PM) recently received an essential blessing from the EU for its pending acquisition of oral nicotine pouch company Swedish Match.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: miragenews.com

High levels of sweet and fruit-flavour chemicals in ‘tobacco-flavoured’ e-cig liquids

There are now high levels of sweet and fruit-flavoured chemicals likely to appeal to young people in e-cigarette liquids ostensibly marketed as ‘tobacco-flavoured’, compared with a decade ago, finds research published today in a special supplement* of the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: greeleytribune.com

(Opinion) Andy Creager: Let’s move smokers toward less harmful alternatives

This year, the Colorado state legislature chose not to act on a bill that would have banned the sale of flavored nicotine products.
For detail: greeleytribune.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fool.com

Does Danger Lurk for This Tobacco Giant?

You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services.
For detail: fool.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

Some small shareholders in Swedish Match sell out ahead of bid deadline

– Swedish Match’s small shareholders have sold parts or all of their holdings to lock in profits even though they oppose Marlboro-maker Philip Morris International’s $16 billion bid for the company.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: english.kyodonews.net

Over 80% of Japanese adults find tobacco smoke unpleasant: survey

Around 83 percent of people aged 18 and older in Japan find tobacco smoke unpleasant, a recent government survey found, highlighting widespread negative sentiment among the public toward secondhand smoke.
For detail: english.kyodonews.net
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: eccunion.com

Flavored tobacco ban could harm local businesses

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For detail: eccunion.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
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Source: eastasiaforum.org

Can Malaysia effectively ban tobacco?

The Control of Tobacco Products and Smoking Bill 2022 currently under parliamentary examination marks a dramatic change in Malaysia’s strategy to limit tobacco consumption.
For detail: eastasiaforum.org
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: capradio.org

California’s proposed flavored tobacco ban gives hookah a pass

Flavored tobacco products such as e-cigarette liquid were on display in front of the Sacramento County Administration Building on Oct. 14, 2021. Supervisor Patrick Kennedy is proposing an ordinance to ban the sale of these products in the county.
For detail: capradio.org
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: addictioncenter.com

New Developments On The Health Impacts Of Vaping

In recent years, several studies have alluded to the potential harms of vape usage, but a recent landmark study found evidence that vaping can be as bad for your heart as traditional cigarettes.
For detail: addictioncenter.com
Published Nov 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: addictioncenter.com

New Developments On The Health Impacts Of Vaping

In recent years, several studies have alluded to the potential harms of vape usage, but a recent landmark study found evidence that vaping can be as bad for your heart as traditional cigarettes.
For detail: addictioncenter.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: york.ca

E-cigarettes may be better than nicotine patches in helping pregnant women stop smoking

This is a plain English summary of an original research article E-cigarettes may be more effective than nicotine patches for pregnant women trying to quit smoking, research found.
For detail: york.ca
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: wlwt.com

Dayton Kentucky smoking, vaping ban will go into effect Sunday

The ordinance prohibits smoking and vaping in restaurants and other public spaces. "Dayton's smoke-free law will protect every person who clocks into work, dines at a local restaurant or bar, or visits any of the city's many establishments, and even more great news, smoke-free laws are also proven to be good for business.
For detail: wlwt.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

White Paper on WHO ‘Guidance’ Released at AHRF2022

Titled ‘The Subversion of Public Health: Consumer Perspectives’, the white paper was presented at the recent Fifth Asia Harm Reduction Forum (AHRF 2022) and has now been released publicly.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: upi.com

Lower nicotine in cigarettes doesn't exacerbate anxieties, study shows

A new study shows that while cigarettes with nicotine at 5% of the normal dose can help anxious or depressed smokers quit, they do so without adding to mood or anxiety problems.
For detail: upi.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

KAC Solicits Applications for THR Scholarship

Knowledge Action Change (KAC), with the support of a grant from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, is looking for the sixth cohort of scholars for its Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Program (THRSP).
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Some small shareholders in Swedish Match sell out ahead of bid deadline

A Swedish Match concept store for the tobacco group's moist powder tobacco "snus" in Stockholm A Swedish Match concept store for the tobacco group's moist powder tobacco "snus" in Stockholm, Sweden October 24, 2018.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: record-bee.com

California’s proposed flavored tobacco ban gives hookah a pass

Shisha Town, a hookah shop, on March 26, 2017, in Sterling Heights, Michigan. (SALWAN GEORGES / THE WASHINGTON POST VIA GETTY IMAGES) Shisha Town, a hookah shop, on March 26, 2017, in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
For detail: record-bee.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reason.com

California's Anti-Vaping Ballot Question Isn't About 'Protecting Children'

It's about protecting adults from themselves, which should be none of the government’s business. Los Angeles Times' columnist George Skelton usually is a sensible guy.
For detail: reason.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: purdue.edu

‘Tobacco Cessation Overview’ scheduled to share resources, strategies for quitting tobacco

A Healthy Boiler workshop titled “Tobacco Cessation Overview” will be held virtually from noon to 1 p.m.
For detail: purdue.edu
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: psychologytoday.com

Coffee at Breakfast Alters the Action of Nicotine

Combining these two popular drugs produces fascinating changes in the brain. How do coffee and cigarettes for breakfast influence each other? The answer depends on understanding how the chemicals in both interact to influence brain function.
For detail: psychologytoday.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: politico.com

Anti-smoking forces outspend cigarette industry on California ballot measure to ban flavored tobacco

Menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products are displayed at a store in San Francisco. By comparison, the industry behind the $80 billion U.S.
For detail: politico.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: personneltoday.com

Vaping can affect heart rate and blood pressure

People who vape can experience "worrisome" changes in their blood pressure and heart rate immediately afterwards, research from the US has suggested.
For detail: personneltoday.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: patientcareonline.com

Study: “Worrisome” Changes in Cardiovascular Function Immediately after Vaping, Smoking Traditional Cigarettes

Chronic users of either e-cigarettes or traditional, combustible cigarettes experienced acute changes in cardiovascular function compared to individuals who did not use nicotine, according to new data presented at the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2022, held in Chicago and virtually, November 5-7, 2022.
For detail: patientcareonline.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Tobacco-flavored' e-cigarette liquids contain high levels of sweet and fruit-flavored chemicals

There are now high levels of sweet and fruit-flavored chemicals likely to appeal to young people in e-cigarette liquids ostensibly marketed as 'tobacco-flavored', compared with a decade ago, finds research published today in a special supplement of the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: miragenews.com

High levels of sweet and fruit-flavor chemicals in ‘tobacco-flavored’ e-cig liquids

There are now high levels of sweet and fruit-flavoured chemicals likely to appeal to young people in e-cigarette liquids ostensibly marketed as ‘tobacco-flavoured’, compared with a decade ago, finds research published today in a special supplement* of the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: merrittherald.com

Interior Health hosts ‘Tobacco & Vaping’ poster contest

The youth is a very instrumental segment of the population when it comes to raising awareness on the dangers of smoking and vaping.
For detail: merrittherald.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Experts find nicotine as non-carcinogenic

Contrary to common misperception, nicotine is non-carcinogenic and does not cause disease, public health policy experts said in an annual forum discussing the future of the tobacco and nicotine industries.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: koamnewsnow.com

Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Won’t Leave Smokers Agitated, Study Finds

FRIDAY, Nov. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed limiting the amount of nicotine in cigarettes to minimally addictive levels, but there’s been concern that the drop in nicotine could exacerbate anxieties in smokers who might already battle mood issues.
For detail: koamnewsnow.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: jamanetwork.com

The Tobacco Industry and Harm Reduction

Author Affiliations Article Information As the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) embarks on historic regulatory actions that could fundamentally reshape the future of public health, chances of progress depend heavily on the nature of the response of the tobacco industry.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: ibj.com

Claire Fiddian-Green: Ignoring teen vaping could increase adult smoking rate

Before the pandemic, a steady stream of news stories chronicled the rise of teen vaping. With the pandemic, the coverage stopped.
For detail: ibj.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: hubcityspokes.com

Nation-wide campaign seeks to end vaping among children and adolescents

School districts across the United States still have a chance to partner with Schools Against Vaping in a class action lawsuit against major e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL.
For detail: hubcityspokes.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hitc.com

Vaping study shows ‘worrisome changes’ in blood pressure for e-cigarette users

A study comparing the blood pressure between vaping adults, traditional cigarette users, and non-smokers found concerning results, suggesting that vapes have similar negative effects as cigarettes.
For detail: hitc.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: health-e.org.za

Seeking E-Cigarette Users Between 18-29 Years for Research Study

Researchers at the University of Arkansas are seeking people between 18-29 years of age who have used an e-cigarette in the past 30 days to complete an online survey by clicking HERE.
For detail: health-e.org.za
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: csnews.com

Tobacco Insiders Mull the Backbar's Future in Face of Reduced Nicotine Policy

NATIONAL REPORT — Will a reduced nicotine policy be another tobacco regulatory reality for convenience store retailers to contend with? The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced plans to publish a proposed rule that would establish a maximum nicotine level in cigarettes and certain "other combustible tobacco products.
For detail: csnews.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: communitynewspapergroup.com

Vaping can damage long-term health

Didn't get a chance to finish your story? Purchase a day pass digital subscription and you'll receive unlimited online access for one day (24 hours). You will have immediate access upon completion of your purchase.
For detail: communitynewspapergroup.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[COPD Tobacco Paper]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Surveillance of tobacco use among young adolescents: trends and predictors across three years in Sousse, Tunisia

In developed countries, there was an overall decrease in tobacco use over the last decades. In Tunisia, a national strategy to reduce tobacco use was set up since 2008.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: auburnpub.com

Auburn school district joining lawsuit against major vape company

The Auburn Enlarged City School District Board of Education will join a lawsuit in the hopes of recouping money the district says it lost due to vaping on school property.
For detail: auburnpub.com
Published Nov 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: atr.org

Candidates who Ignored Vaping Constituents Lose Ground in Key Races

Over a three-week span in October, the We Vape We Vote tour traveled across the country rallying with voters at local vape shops.
For detail: atr.org
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Hong Kong May Reverse Parts of Its Vape Ban

While a measure banning the import, sale and manufacture of alternative smoking products took effect only last April, Hong Kong’s authorities are now considering reversing parts of it.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sfchronicle.com

California’s proposed flavored tobacco ban gives hookahs a pass

Khaled Shehadeh and owner Adnan Abu Sharkh smoke a hookah at Pride of the Mediterranean restaurant in San Francisco in 2018. Hookahs would be exempted from Prop. 31’s ban on flavored tobacco.
For detail: sfchronicle.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: setkab.go.id

Gov’t to Increase Tobacco Excise Starting Next Year

President Jokowi Thursday (11/3), accompanied by Minister of State Secretary Pratikno and Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, leads a meeting on tobacco excise policy for 2023 at the Bogor Presidential Palace, West Java.
For detail: setkab.go.id
Published Nov 03, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vape Experts Release White Paper On WHO ‘guidance’

Titled ‘The Subversion of Public Health: Consumer Perspectives’, a white paper presented at the recent Fifth Asia Harm Reduction Forum (AHRF 2022) has now been publicly released.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: pharmacytimes.com

Study Links Vaping With Reduced Cardiovascular Function

Among nicotine users, there was an approximately 4 beat per minute jump in heart rate after vaping or smoking.
For detail: pharmacytimes.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: neurosciencenews.com

Reduced-Nicotine Cigarettes Result in Less Smoking in Anxious and Depressed Smokers

Summary: Lowering nicotine levels to non-addictive levels reduces smoking without worsening symptoms of depression and anxiety for those suffering from mental health disorders.
For detail: neurosciencenews.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Could This Major Development Be a Game Changer for Altria Stock?

Maybe the third time will be the charm for Altria Group (NYSE: MO), which is taking the field again in electronic cigarettes after entering into a joint venture with Japan Tobacco (OTC: JAPAF) to co-market new reduced-risk products.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medicalxpress.com

High levels of sweet and fruit-flavor chemicals found in 'tobacco-flavored' e-cigarette liquids

There are now high levels of sweet and fruit-flavored chemicals likely to appeal to young people in e-cigarette liquids ostensibly marketed as "tobacco-flavored," compared with a decade ago, finds research published today in a special supplement of the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: khqa.com

Report: Millions of middle, high school students vaping

More than 2.5 million middle and high school students admit to vaping. (Screenshot of video 11.2.
For detail: khqa.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: jpost.com

E-cigarettes are more dangerous than you can imagine. Here's why

Many smokers know that the vapor-liquid in electronic cigarettes has nicotine and flavoring agents, but many don't know about the toxic ingredients.
For detail: jpost.com
Published Nov 03, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: futurity.org

Kim Sae Ron receives heat for alleged e-cigarette in social media post

As previously reported, the actress posted on Instagram for the first time since her DUI controversy, and she quickly deleted the post as if it was a mistake.
For detail: futurity.org
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: eurekalert.org

High levels of sweet and fruit-flavour chemicals in ‘tobacco-flavoured’ e-cig liquids

There are now high levels of sweet and fruit-flavoured chemicals likely to appeal to young people in e-cigarette liquids ostensibly marketed as ‘tobacco-flavoured’, compared with a decade ago, finds research published today in a special supplement* of the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: en.tempo.co

Govt Increases Tobacco Tax to Reduce Cigarette Consumption

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo approved a policy that increases tobacco excise by 10 percent for 2023 and 2024. One of the main reasons for the increase is to reduce the number of active smokers in children.
For detail: en.tempo.co
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: dunyanews.tv

13 ways smoking affects the body

ISLAMABAD (Online) - Smoking cigarettes can have many adverse effects on the body. Some of these can lead to life threatening complications.
For detail: dunyanews.tv
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cancerworld.net

Tobacco industry still exerting power in Eastern Europe

There is a worrying stagnation of tobacco control regulation in some Eastern European states. But pressure from civil society may finally be changing the situation.
For detail: cancerworld.net
Published Nov 03, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: acsh.org

Cleveland Clinic Pushes Dangerous Anti-Vaping Propaganda

The Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's foremost academic medical centers, has jumped on the anti-vaping bandwagon, perpetuating unfiltered nonsense about the health effects of nicotine.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: youtube.com

Launch of the Special Issue devoted to Tobacco Control

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thenationalnews.com

Vaping has similar impact on heart as cigarettes, study warns

Vaping has a similar impact on cardiac health as regular cigarette smoking, a new study supported by the American Health Association has found.
For detail: thenationalnews.com
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thegrocer.co.uk

Tea leaf heat-not-burn vaping device launches major marketing push

A heat-not-burn tobacco-free device has launched a major nationwide marketing campaign in a bid to secure more physical and online retailer listings.
For detail: thegrocer.co.uk
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Swedish Match long-term shareholder Framtiden not tendering shares to Philip Morris

Moist powder tobacco "snus" cans are seen on shelves at a Swedish Match store in Stockholm [1/2] A woman poses with a cigarette in front of Philip Morris International logo in this illustration taken July 26, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: psu.edu

Reduced-nicotine cigarettes result in less smoking in anxious, depressed smokers

Lowering the amount of nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels may reduce smoking without worsening mental health in smokers with mood or anxiety disorders, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. Credit: Getty Images | Khaosai Wongnatthakan.
For detail: psu.edu
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nationalworld.com

Shopkeepers demand stricter laws on selling tobacco to protect public health - including raising age limit

Shopkeepers are calling for stricter laws on selling tobacco to be introduced to protect people’s health, a new report has said.
For detail: nationalworld.com
Published Nov 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: chronicle.gi

Public Health to survey e-cigarette use in school-age children

Public Health Gibraltar is planning a survey to understand the prevalence of e-cigarette use amongst students in local schools, as the Director underscored concern over young people vaping.
For detail: chronicle.gi
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wtmj.com

Vaping causes increased heart damage

Vaping is a world phenomenon. It came about to help sway daily cigarette smokers away from squares.
For detail: wtmj.com
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: truthinitiative.org

E-cigarette industry spends millions on discounts and sampling, practices that help recruit young users

Offering sweet, fruity, and minty flavors and featuring young models in advertisements are not the only ways e-cigarette companies appeal to young people.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nzherald.co.nz

Schools install vape detectors as teen vaping rises

A vape store in central Christchurch was broken only a month after opening its doors. Video / Supplied Schools are putting vaping detectors in bathrooms and students are ripping them down as New Zealand battles what the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation calls a teen vaping epidemic.
For detail: nzherald.co.nz
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Vaping nicotine damages blood vessels, raises blood pressure and heart rate

A recent study soon to be presented at the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2022* assessed the impact of nicotine-containing products on cardiovascular and autonomic functions.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: newshub.co.nz

Students ripping down vape detectors in schools as New Zealand battles 'teen vaping epidemic'

Schools are putting vaping detectors in bathrooms and students are ripping them down as New Zealand battles what the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation calls a teen vaping epidemic.
For detail: newshub.co.nz
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: money.usnews.com

Swedish Match Long-Term Shareholder Framtiden Not Tendering Shares to Philip Morris

(Reuters) -Framtiden Partnerships, a shareholder of Swedish Match AB for nearly two decades, said it will not accept Marlboro maker Philip Morris International Inc’s higher offer of 116 Swedish crowns ($10.53) per share for the Swedish tobacco and nicotine products maker.
For detail: money.usnews.com
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: inews.co.uk

Is vaping safe? Why UK scientists are calling new research on the effects of e-cigarettes ‘irresponsible’

US research that has said vaping can lead to “worrisome changes” in blood pressure and heart function has drawn criticism from British scientists who told i the evidence remains that e-cigarettes are significantly safer than smoking.
For detail: inews.co.uk
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: iflscience.com

Vaping Linked To Heart Damage, Making It Unsafe Alternative To Smoking

New research suggests that vaping may cause specific, harmful cardiovascular effects, with the authors pointing out that it is not the harmless alternative to smoking that marketing may have you believe.
For detail: iflscience.com
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: eastoregonian.com

Vaping: The not so safe experiment

A coworker asked me, “Wouldn’t you rather your kid try vaping than smoking?” Thank goodness I don’t have to make that choice. On one hand, if they vaped, I won’t have to smell smoke.
For detail: eastoregonian.com
Published Nov 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Vaping Regulatory Authority reviewing all notified vaping substances to ensure compliance

The Vaping Regulatory Authority is reviewing each of the 8,083 vaping substances that have been notified in New Zealand to identify any that may be non-compliant with the product safety requirements.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Nov 01, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: center-life.org

Ukraine has toughened anti-tobacco legislation

Ukraine’s President on January 6 signed a sweeping new tobacco control law, 1978-IX that will save lives and protect millions of Ukrainians from the deadly harms of tobacco use.
For detail: center-life.org

News Excerpts of October-2022

Published Oct 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Competition growing for U.S. heated cigarette market; smokers won't have access for at least a year

Yet, manufacturers remain in a legal, production and regulatory holding pattern, meaning it could be years before smokers could benefit from some of the potentially reduced-risk tobacco and nicotine alternatives to traditional cigarettes.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: ilfordrecorder.co.uk

Project launched to stop London smoking

The London Tobacco Alliance (LTA) launched last week to help partner organisations work together better to prioritise the health of Londoners, promote more smoke-free environments, and reduce the health inequalities associated with smoking.
For detail: ilfordrecorder.co.uk
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

Paternal Smoke Exposure Tied to Asthma Risk

Fathers’ passive smoke exposure throughout childhood may be associated with non-allergic asthma risk in offspring, according to research letter published in the European Respiratory Journal.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: swissinfo.ch

British American Tobacco (BAT) says it will shut down a factory in Switzerland and move production to other sites in Europe.

The factory in Boncourt, canton Jura in northwestern Switzerland, employs more than 200 people, around half of them cross border workers from France.
For detail: swissinfo.ch
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: islingtongazette.co.uk

Project launched to stop London smoking

A partnership has been created in a bid to end tobacco smoking in the capital. The London Tobacco Alliance (LTA) launched last week to help partner organisations work together better to prioritise the health of Londoners, promote more smoke-free environments, and reduce the health inequalities associated with smoking.
For detail: islingtongazette.co.uk
Published Oct 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euractiv.com

Debate heats up over novel tobacco and nicotine products’ harmfulness

The precautionary principle essentially means that if a policy may cause harm to the public and there is no sufficient scientific evidence to back it up then this policy should be dropped.
For detail: euractiv.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news-medical.net

E-cigarette use alters respiration but does not impair lung function, according to new findings

A recent study published in npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine indicated that although vaping increases airway resistance, it does not impact lung function.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ourmidland.com

Haqqani: E-cigarette use increases among young people

On Oct. 6, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported that an overall use of e-cigarette use among middle school and high school students remains high.
For detail: ourmidland.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Swedish Match recommends shareholders accept Philip Morris' $16 bln offer

A Swedish Match concept store for the tobacco group's moist powder tobacco "snus" in Stockholm [1/2] A Swedish Match concept store for the tobacco group's moist powder tobacco "snus" in Stockholm, Sweden October 24, 2018.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

People who vape had worrisome changes in cardiovascular function, even as young adults

Two new analyses from research comparing cardiovascular function in people who vape, people who smoke and people who did not use any nicotine found significant negative health impacts among participants after vaping and smoking combustible cigarettes.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: esmmagazine.com

Elliott Raises Swedish Match Stake Again As Philip Morris Deadline Looms

Activist investor Elliott Management Corp has raised its stake in Swedish Match to over 10%, it said in a filing on Friday (28 October), increasing its clout over Philip Morris International's (PMI) $16 billion takeover bid for the Swedish company.
For detail: esmmagazine.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ladbible.com

Landmark study finds chronic vaping is just as bad for your heart as chronic smoking

Both confirmed that vaping causes damage to blood vessels, making people susceptible to cardiovascular disease as much as smoking would, according to the National Institute of Health.
For detail: ladbible.com
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newhamrecorder.co.uk

Project launched to stop London smoking

A partnership has been created in a bid to end tobacco smoking in the capital. The London Tobacco Alliance (LTA) launched last week to help partner organisations work together better to prioritise the health of Londoners, promote more smoke-free environments, and reduce the health inequalities associated with smoking.
For detail: newhamrecorder.co.uk
Published Oct 28, 2022
[COPD Vaping]

Source: health.clevelandclinic.org

How Vaping or Smoking Impacts Your Physical Activity

Smoking cigarettes affects many aspects of your body, including your physical endurance. If you smoke, you get less oxygen in your heart, lungs and muscles.
For detail: health.clevelandclinic.org
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: romfordrecorder.co.uk

Project launched to stop London smoking

A partnership has been created in a bid to end tobacco smoking in the capital.
For detail: romfordrecorder.co.uk
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: bmcpulmmed.biomedcentral.com

An observational study of the effects of smoking cessation earlier on the clinical characteristics and course of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Previous studies have focused on the negative effects of continued smoking on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
For detail: bmcpulmmed.biomedcentral.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nytimes.com

Is vaping a problem among the students at your school?

Amid a vaping explosion among teenagers, the Food and Drug Administration began to crack down on vape makers in 2019, banning many flavors.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Swiss Government Proposes E-cigarette Taxes

Under the plan, reusable cigarettes would be subject to a levy of CHF0.20 ($0.20) per milliliter of liquid and disposable e-cigarettes would attract a tax of CHF1 per milliliter of liquid regardless of the nicotine content.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Tobacco and nicotine group Swedish Match's Q3 profit matches expectations

Nicotine and tobacco products group Swedish Match on Friday reported a third-quarter operating profit matching expectations and said its U.S.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Research Shows E-Cigarettes Cause Cardiac Arrhythmias

A new study found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sandiegouniontribune.com

Altria inks new deal on heated cigarettes as sales slide

WASHINGTON — Marlboro-maker Altria has a new partner in its effort to bring a heat-not-burn cigarette to the U.S. market, one week after exiting a similar deal with its sister company, Philip Morris International.
For detail: sandiegouniontribune.com
Published Oct 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bangkokpost.com

Vaping ban fails to do its job

Despite Thailand's ban on e-cigarettes, they are easily available online. Worse, consumers are subject to heavy lobbying from the vaping industry, which spreads disinformation in its bid to end the ban.
For detail: bangkokpost.com
Published Oct 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

What are the contemporary hazards of cigarette smoking and benefits of quitting smoking by race, ethnicity, and sex among US adults?

In a recent study published in JAMA Network Open, researchers quantified the association between cigarette smoking and all-cause and cause-specific deaths by sex, ethnicity, and race.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: independent.co.uk

Vaping is just as bad for your heart as cigarettes, landmark study finds

Sustained use of e-cigarettes can significantly impair function of body’s blood vessels, reports suggest Long-term use of vaping products can be just as bad for your heart as smoking normal cigarettes, two new studies have found.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Oct 30, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: channelnewsasia.com

Commentary: Teen vaping too big a collateral damage to accept for a relatively ineffective smoking cessation aid

Youths seem to believe vaping is harmless. The reality is far from the truth, says Yvette van der Eijk of the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health.
For detail: channelnewsasia.com
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bbc.com

Call to ban nicotine pouch sale to under-18s

Health campaigners are calling for a loophole to be closed that allows a nicotine product to be sold over the counter and online to under-18s.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: euronews.com

‘Highly concerning’: E-cigarettes can cause heart arrhythmias, study finds

Vaping has been hailed as a safer alternative to smoking, and a useful tool for those addicted to smoking to wean themselves off the habit.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: youtube.com

Doctor reacts to new report showing that vaping is on the rise among women in West Virginia

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wsj.com

Altria to Take on Juul, Philip Morris in Smoke-Free Tobacco

In 2017, Juul catapulted to the top of the e-cigarette market. But the company’s valuation fell just as quickly, as a series of crises led to hundreds of lawsuits alleging that the company marketed its products to teens.
For detail: wsj.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Vaping is just as bad as cigarettes for your heart, finds landmark NIH studies — and using both carries biggest risk

Vapers are at the same risk of heart disease as cigarette users, according to federally-funded research. In two studies, one on mice and one on people, e-cigarettes were found to cause similar damage to blood vessels as smoking tobacco.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cancerletter.com

AACR and ASCO release updated e-cigarette policy statement; FDA action should follow

To understand the state of affairs with electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), you have to go back to 2006, when ENDS, such as e-cigarettes, became widely available.
For detail: cancerletter.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: mirror.co.uk

Vaping is just as bad as cigarettes for your heart, landmark study finds

This study gives more evidence that vapes are not the risk-free alternative to smoking that companies make them out to be.
For detail: mirror.co.uk
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news9live.com

Smoking e-cigarettes can cause abnormal heart rhythms: Study

E-cigarette aerosols containing nicotine and acrolein, a combustion and e-cigarette byproduct, may impair cardiac electrophysiology.
For detail: news9live.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: money.usnews.com

Swedish Match Continues to See Strong Smoke-Free Sales Growth

FILE PHOTO: Moist powder tobacco "snus" cans are seen on shelves at a Swedish Match store in Stockholm, Sweden October 24, 2018. Picture taken October 24, 2018.
For detail: money.usnews.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: plenglish.com

China to impose taxes on e-cigarette industry

Beijing, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina)Begining on November, China will impose taxes on productions, exports, and distributions of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) so as to control the consumption of the product, in growing boom among young people, according to monday´s press release.
For detail: plenglish.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketwatch.com

Altria takes on Juul, Philip Morris in smoke-free tobacco

Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc. said it is forming a partnership with Japan Tobacco Group to develop and sell heated tobacco devices in the U.S.
For detail: marketwatch.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: telanganatoday.com

Smoking, vaping have similar negative health impacts; dual product use may be worse

Representational Image Both cigarette smoking and e-cigarette vaping are known to promote endothelial dysfunction, which is the inability of big blood arteries to open sufficiently to give enough blood to the heart and other tissues.
For detail: telanganatoday.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: centraloregondaily.com

Redmond School District joins lawsuit against Juul

The Redmond School Board unanimously voted Wednesday to join a multi-district lawsuit against e-cigarette company Juul.
For detail: centraloregondaily.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: weather.com

Exposure to E-cigarette Aerosols Can Destabilise Heart Rhythm, Increase Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Study

A new US study involving an Indian-origin researcher has found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models — in the form of premature and skipped heartbeats.
For detail: weather.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pia.gov.ph

Having difficulty quitting cigarette smoking? Here’s an alternative

“Masarap ang bawal”-- this is a famous line in the Philippines which means people indulging themselves in foods they shouldn’t be eating, places they shouldn’t be going, or things they shouldn’t be doing.
For detail: pia.gov.ph
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: halifaxexaminer.ca

Dalhousie study to look at effects of vaping on lung function of young adults

Although the number of young Nova Scotians who vape continues to climb, little is known about vaping’s impact on their lungs and whether it can cause permanent damage.
For detail: halifaxexaminer.ca
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ahajournals.org

Chronic E-Cigarette Use Impairs Endothelial Function on the Physiological and Cellular Levels

The harmful vascular effects of smoking are well established, but the effects of chronic use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) on endothelial function are less understood.
For detail: ahajournals.org
Published Oct 31, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

Use of e-cigarettes had negative cardiovascular effects similar to smoking cigarettes

DALLAS, Oct. 31, 2022 — Using pod-based electronic cigarettes may lead to exposure to volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that may negatively affect cardiovascular health in a similar manner to smoking traditional cigarettes, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2022.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelocal.se

EU approves buyout of Swedish Match tobacco company

The EU commission on Tuesday approved Philip Morris International's purchase of smokeless tobacco company Swedish Match, after the Marlboro cigarette maker agreed to sell off a tobacco distribution business in Sweden.
For detail: thelocal.se
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: webmd.com

What's the Best Age to Stop Smoking? Study Offers Clue

Oct. 26, 2022 – Smokers who quit before age 35 showed a complete “reversal of risk” when compared to people who never smoked, according to a new national study.
For detail: webmd.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Research & resources

Get the latest facts and analyses on the most important issues related to smoking, vaping, nicotine and substance use.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Studies find cardiovascular effects of cigarettes and e-cigarettes to be strikingly similar

Two related studies, one in humans and the other in rats, found that the cardiovascular effects of cigarettes and e-cigarettes are strikingly similar.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nih.gov

NIH-funded studies show damaging effects of vaping, smoking on blood vessels

Gloved hands of lab technician conducts research on electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs, and vaping pens, inside a laboratory environment Long-term use of electronic cigarettes, or vaping products, can significantly impair the function of the body’s blood vessels, increasing the risk for cardiovascular disease.
For detail: nih.gov
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthline.com

Smoking, Vaping Appear to Have Similar Cardiovascular Health Effects

Researchers say e-cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes have similar negative health effects on a person’s cardiovascular system. They add that smoking and vaping at the same time have even serious effects on heart health.
For detail: healthline.com
Published Oct 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: gulftoday.ae

E-cigarettes can cause cardiac arrhythmias, warns new research

A new US study involving an Indian-origin researcher has found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models -- both in the form of premature and skipped heart beats.
For detail: gulftoday.ae
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Quit Smoking]

Source: youtube.com

How Magic Mushrooms Could Help Smokers Quit For Good

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ft.com

Altria teams up with Japan Tobacco to sell smoke-free products

We’ll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest Altria Group Inc news every morning.
For detail: ft.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Swedish Match Recommends Shareholders Accept Philip Morris' Increased Buyout Offer

(RTTNews) - Swedish Match AB ((SWMAY.PK, SWMAF.PK) recommended its shareholders accept Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

China to Start Taxing E-cigarettes Nov. 1

Producers and importers of e-cigarettes will incur a 36 percent levy while wholesale distributors must pay an 11 percent tax.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: chinadaily.com.cn

Enter taxes to curb e-cigarette use

The Ministry of Finance, the General Administration of Customs and the State Taxation Administration jointly issued a document on Tuesday saying e-cigarettes will fall on the consumer tax list from Nov 1.
For detail: chinadaily.com.cn
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Two Years On, Vaping Regs ‘fit-for-purpose’

Two years on from New Zealand passing landmark vaping legislation, Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates say it remains fit-for-purpose, but enforcement of any wayward retailers remains lacking.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

Smoking and vaping had overlapping adverse health effects, dual product use may be worse

DALLAS, Oct. 26, 2022 — Two related studies, one in humans and the other in rats, found that the cardiovascular effects of cigarettes and e-cigarettes are strikingly similar, and these harmful effects on blood vessel function are likely caused by airway irritation due to inhalation of a foreign substance, rather than a specific component of the cigarette smoke or e-cigarette vapor (aerosol), according to new research published today in the American Heart Association’s peer-reviewed journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB).
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cbc.ca

Young adults who vape wanted for lung study

A woman sits in a chair and has her mouth open around a plastic tube that has a smaller tube running from the back of it into electronic equipment.
For detail: cbc.ca
Published Oct 27, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: beckershospitalreview.com

E-cigarettes destabilize heart rhythms, study suggests

University of Louisville (Ky.) researchers found e-cigarette liquids can cause arrhythmias and cardiac electrical dysfunction.
For detail: beckershospitalreview.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Altria partners with Japan Tobacco to bolster smoke-free category

Illustration shows JTI (Japan Tobacco) logo [1/2] A woman poses with a cigarette in front of Altria logo in this illustration taken July 26, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - BAT joins call for action on biodiversity

Signatories including BAT are pushing for mandatory requirements for businesses and financial institutions to disclose biodiversity impacts.
For detail: bat.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: health.clevelandclinic.org

How To Quit Vaping

No one is surprised to hear that smoking cigarettes is bad for your health. Decades of Surgeon General warnings and terrifying public service announcements (PSAs) have really made that point loud and clear.
For detail: health.clevelandclinic.org
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Recent Study Looks Into The Impact of Vape Bans on Cigarette Sales

Analyzing data from 2019 when the US had enacted short term vape bans, the study found that “cigarette sales in states banning ENDS were significantly higher than would have been observed otherwise.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris gains conditional EU okay for Swedish Match deal

CCPA Right to Opt-Out of the Sale of Your Personal Information
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias, study shows

A new study from University of Louisville researchers in the Christina Lee Brown Envirome Institute has found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models -; both in the form of premature and skipped heart beats.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

China to impose consumption tax on e-cigarettes from November

Visitors try out e-cigarette products at a booth during the eCig Expo (IECIE) in Shenzhen, Guangdong Visitors try out e-cigarette products at a booth during the eCig Expo (IECIE) in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China April 14, 2019.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kpbs.org

Voters weigh in on California's flavored tobacco ban

A supporter of San Diego's proposed ban on flavored tobacco products displays vapes with flavors including "blue razz ice" and "aloe grape," April 25, 2022.
For detail: kpbs.org
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: malaysianow.com

China to impose consumption tax on e-cigarettes

A tax rate of 36% will be placed on the production or import of e-cigarettes, while an 11% tax will be placed on the wholesale distribution of e-cigarettes.
For detail: malaysianow.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: indiatvnews.com

E-cigarettes can cause cardiac arrhythmias, warns research

The researchers tested the cardiac impacts of inhaled e-cigarette aerosols solely from the main two ingredients in e-liquids (nicotine-free propylene glycol and vegetable glycerin) or from flavoured retail e-liquids containing nicotine.
For detail: indiatvnews.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroomodisha.com

E-cigarettes can cause cardiac arrhythmias, warns new research

New York: A new US study involving an Indian-origin researcher has found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models — both in the form of premature and skipped heart beats.
For detail: newsroomodisha.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: figshare.com

Table_1_Does a human rights-based approach to harm reduction support commercialized harm reduction? Brief research.pdf

In recent years, the tobacco industry has been pushing a narrative that their newer lines of products—including electronic nicotine delivery devices—are offered in part to meet a social responsibility of providing potentially reduced-harm choices to their consumers.
For detail: figshare.com
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: zmescience.com

What are the effects of vaping on people trying to quit smoking?

Vaping is a promising tool for helping people quit smoking. But is it any better than smoking? I am part of a research group that investigated this in a recent study.
For detail: zmescience.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: natureasia.com

Physiology: E-cigarettes may affect normal heart function in mice

E-cigarette aerosols may temporarily disrupt normal cardiac functioning in mice, a study in Nature Communications reveals.
For detail: natureasia.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: koreajoongangdaily.joins.com

Phillip Morris brings IQOS Iluma heat-not-burn cigarette to Korea

Phillip Morris will introduce the IQOS Iluma, its new heat-not-burn tobacco product, to the Korean market starting Nov.
For detail: koreajoongangdaily.joins.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

Smoking and vaping had overlapping adverse health effects, dual product use may be worse

New research finds that the cardiovascular effects of smoking and vaping are likely caused by airway irritation, and inhalation of any foreign substance may cause harmful effects on blood vessel function.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencedaily.com

Some cardiac effects of e-cigarette ingredients are similar to or worse than conventional cigarettes, study finds

A new study from University of Louisville researchers in the Christina Lee Brown Envirome Institute has found that exposure to e-cigarette aerosols can cause heart arrhythmias in animal models -- both in the form of premature and skipped heart beats.
For detail: sciencedaily.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Vaping misconceptions: Are flavoured e-cigarettes safe or cause restrictive lung disease?

In the past decade, nicotine–containing e-cigarettes have emerged as the most popular tobacco cessation tool among adolescents. Vaping has become pervasive even among middle and high school students.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Long-term use of e-cigs and regular cigarettes may have damaging effects on the blood vessels

Long-term use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs), or vaping, can significantly impair the function of the body's blood vessels, increasing the risk for cardiovascular disease.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

JT Group and Altria Group announce a joint venture to commercialize Ploom heated tobacco sticks products in the U.S.

TOKYO, Oct. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan Tobacco (JT) (TSE: 2914) announced today that the JT Group, through its subsidiary JTI, has entered into a joint venture (JV) with Altria Group (Altria), through its subsidiary PM USA, to market and commercialize heated tobacco sticks (HTS) products in the U.S.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: globaltimes.cn

China to impose consumption tax on e-cigarettes, effective in November

Three Chinese government departments issued a notice on Tuesday imposing an excise tax on e-cigarettes starting on November 1, which will be categorized under the consumption tax on cigarettes, with the tax rates on production and imports set at 36 percent, and 11 percent on wholesale.
For detail: globaltimes.cn
Published Oct 27, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: pulmonologyadvisor.com

What Factors Are Associated With Suicide in Heavy Smokers With or Without COPD?

Which clinical variables predict death by suicide or overdose among individuals who smoke heavily and either have COPD or are at risk for the disease?.
For detail: pulmonologyadvisor.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fda.gov

FDA Denies Marketing of Logic’s Menthol E-Cigarette Products Following Determination They Do Not Meet Public Health Standard

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued marketing denial orders (MDOs) for several e-cigarette products currently marketed by Logic Technology Development LLC (Logic).
For detail: fda.gov
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: jacarandafm.com

Expert explains how you take in more nicotine with e-cigarettes and vapes

While e-cigarettes may be a safer alternative to traditional ones, some restraint in their use may benefit you. Dr Dawkins, an expert on e-cigarettes, conducted a study to determine how much nicotine e-cigarette smokers took in during a year and the results were surprising.
For detail: jacarandafm.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: ktvz.com

Redmond School Board votes to join lawsuit against e-cigarette maker Juul Labs for damage to children

REDMOND, Ore. (KTVZ) -- The Redmond School Board voted unanimously on Tuesday evening to join a lawsuit against Juul Labs over its flavored vaping products, one of dozen school districts across the state and country to take similar action over the addictive nature of its flavored additives.
For detail: ktvz.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: pandaily.com

Beijing to Start Taxing E-Cigarettes, Tightening Restrictions

Three Chinese governmental bodies released a joint announcement on October 25 regarding new consumption taxes for e-cigarettes, which will be implemented from November 1, 2022.
For detail: pandaily.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dicardiology.com

UofL Researchers Discover E-Cigarettes Cause Cardiac Arrhythmias

Some cardiac effects of e-cigarette ingredients are similar to or worse than conventional cigarettes Alex Carll, assistant professor in the UofL Department of Physiology, front, with Matthew Nystoriak, associate professor of medicine.
For detail: dicardiology.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

Philip Morris gains conditional EU okay for Swedish Match deal

BRUSSELS – Marlboro maker Philip Morris secured EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for Swedish Match after pledging to sell the target’s logistics business, the European Commission said on Tuesday.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: swissinfo.ch

The Swiss government has proposed amending the Tobacco Act to introduce a new tax for electronic cigarettes.

Parliament has been asked to back the proposal, which is forecast to bring in around CHF13.8 million ($13.8 million) in extra tax revenues per year.
For detail: swissinfo.ch
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dispatch.com

I let the fear go, but I kept smoking for years.' LGBTQ women targeted by big tobacco| Opinion

Columbus City Council is being asked to ban the sale of menthol and flavored tobacco products. Joanne G. Patterson is assistant professor for The Ohio State University College of Public Health Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion.
For detail: dispatch.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

BMA, Sylhet unit demands quick amendment of tobacco control law to protect public health

A firm tobacco control law is a must to protect public health and prevent non-communicable diseases, said Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) Sylhet Unit and National Heart Foundation, Sylhet.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencemediacentre.org

expert reaction to study of the effects of e-cigarette vapour on mice

Prof Jacob George, Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine and Therapeutics at University of Dundee Medical School, said: “The metabolism of mice is very different from humans and any extrapolation to overall, long-term human health is, frankly, guesswork at best.
For detail: sciencemediacentre.org
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Scientists Identify Nicotine-Degrading Gut Bacteria

Chinese and U.S. scientist have identified a bacteria in the human stomach that can degrade nicotine, reports the Xinhua News Agency, citing a new study published in Nature.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kamloopsbcnow.com

IH poster contest to inform youth about tobacco and vaping products

Interior Health has launched a brand new campaign that's set to focus exclusively on the health concerns of smoking/tobacco and vaping products.
For detail: kamloopsbcnow.com
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theparliamentmagazine.eu

Widespread misinformation about vaping hurts public health

Firstly, smokers must be able to choose from as many options as possible to find out what smoking cessation method works best for them. People are different, and therefore different ways to give up smoking must be made available and affordable.
For detail: theparliamentmagazine.eu
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

E-cigarettes and their lone constituents induce cardiac arrhythmia and conduction defects in mice

E-cigarette use has surged, but the long-term health effects remain unknown. E-cigarette aerosols containing nicotine and acrolein, a combustion and e-cigarette byproduct, may impair cardiac electrophysiology through autonomic imbalance.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study: heated tobacco less harmful than cigarettes, but much more so than vapes

In a study conducted by the French Cancer Institute and the French Public Health Research Institute, scientists concluded that although IQOS is less harmful than smoking, it is more harmful than vaping.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: english.news.cn

Australian gov't flags vaping crackdown

CANBERRA, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) -- Australia's Health Minister Mark Butler has flagged a government crackdown on the black market vaping industry revealing on Tuesday that the federal government will bolster the regulatory framework around e-cigarettes.
For detail: english.news.cn
Published Oct 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Belgium to Curb Tobacco Vending Machines

Belgium will prohibit tobacco vending machines in bars and restaurants but not in supermarkets, reports The Brussels Times, citing an Oct.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: gateshead.gov.uk

Trading Standards team takes more illegal tobacco off the streets

Trading Standards officers have seized nearly 30,000 cigarettes, 34.1kg of rolling tobacco, 107 vapes and £2,000 in cash from two addresses in Bensham.
For detail: gateshead.gov.uk
Published Oct 25, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bizcommunity.com

Is Big Tobacco misleading consumers and policymakers on heated tobacco products?

"From calling heated tobacco products 'reduced-risk products' to 'less harmful alternatives', the industry is continuously making claims that heated tobacco products present less risks to consumers' health than cigarettes.
For detail: bizcommunity.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: urologytimes.com

Study suggests greater awareness is needed on impact of smoking for patients with bladder cancer

This study was a secondary analysis of another study that was previously published that was led by Dr. Helena Furberg [PhD, MSPH], here at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK).
For detail: urologytimes.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Promotion Of Harm Reduction Strategies To Minors Is Just Industry Marketing

The Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control (MCTC) reacts strongly to the statement by the Advanced Centre for Addiction Treatment Advocacy condemning caretaker Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin for his comments on the promotion of tobacco harm reduction strategies to minors.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: business-review.eu

Philip Morris International Reaches Agreement With Altria Group, Inc. to End the Companies’ Commercial Relationship

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced an agreement with Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) to end the companies’ commercial relationship covering IQOS in the U.S.
For detail: business-review.eu
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: hcafloridahealthcare.com

How to improve lung health after quitting smoking

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease, disability and death in the United States. It accounts for more than 480,000 deaths each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
For detail: hcafloridahealthcare.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bbc.com

Pregnant women to be handed free vapes by London council

IMAGE SOURCE,GETTY IMAGES More than 3,000 Lambeth families - many with kids - fall into poverty each year due to their smoking habits, according to council estimates Pregnant women will be handed free vapes by a south London council to stop them spending money on cigarettes.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: esmmagazine.com

Philip Morris To Get EU Nod For Swedish Match With Asset Sale, Sources Say

Marlboro maker Philip Morris is set to gain EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion (€16.2 billion) bid for Swedish Match after offering to sell the target's logistics business, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.
For detail: esmmagazine.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: chinadaily.com.cn

China to impose consumption tax on e-cigarettes

A visitor checks out an e-cigarette during an exhibition in Shenzhen, Guangdong province.
For detail: chinadaily.com.cn
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: koamnewsnow.com

Smoking Tied to Earlier Death in Dialysis Patients

MONDAY, Oct. 24, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Current and former smokers face worse outcomes while undergoing dialysis, according to a study published online Oct. 12 in Nephrology.
For detail: koamnewsnow.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Quitting Smoking by Age 35 Years—A Goal for Reducing Mortality

Thomson et al1 reported that there were almost 75 000 deaths by the end of 2019 among 551 338 respondents to the US National Health Interview Survey from 1997 to 2018.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

New survey suggests little progress against U.S. teen vaping

The FDA has struggled to regulate the sprawling vaping landscape, which includes established companies and smaller startups.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Smoking tied to earlier death in dialysis patients

Current and former smokers face worse outcomes while undergoing dialysis, according to a study published online Oct. 12 in Nephrology. Sibel G. Bek, M.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fdiintelligence.com

Philip Morris stubs out the cigarette

Retail opportunity: IQOS has become a high street proposition in Japan. Image via Mercury Bloomberg One television advert from the 1950s exclaimed: “Something wonderful happens when you change to Philip Morris … you’ll feel better.
For detail: fdiintelligence.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.wjct.org

Governor debate; opioid battle; smoking on the beach; another Jags loss

The stage was set Monday for the lone debate between Gov. Ron DeSantis and his challenger, former congressman and Gov. Charlie Crist.
For detail: news.wjct.org
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: reuters.com

Exclusive-Philip Morris to Get EU Nod for Swedish Match With Asset Sale -Sources

BRUSSELS, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Marlboro maker Philip Morris (PM.N) is set to gain EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for Swedish Match (SWMA.ST) after offering to sell the target's logistics business, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hedgeweek.com

PMI makes "best and final" offer for Swedish Match

Philip Morris International (PMI) has tabled an improved "best and final" offer to acquire smokeless tobacco specialist Swedish Match AB, after investors including activist hedge fund Elliot Management indicated they were unhappy with the original proposal, according to a report by Euronews.
For detail: hedgeweek.com
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dailynewsegypt.com

Heated tobacco products: How are they different from conventional cigarettes? - Daily News Egypt

Heated tobacco products: How are they different from conventional cigarettes? Scientific research studies confirm the harmful effects of smoking conventional cigarettes on human health and stress that the process of burning tobacco in a cigarette is the primary cause of smoking-related diseases.
For detail: dailynewsegypt.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: mb.com.ph

UK study claims vaping is less harmless than smoking and is helpful for those who wants to quit

The latest medical research by the United Kingdom’s Department of Health and Social Care (UK-DHSC) has revealed that vaping is indeed a healthier and safer alternative to smoking.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Oct 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

New research shows e-cigarettes cause cardiac arrhythmias

Some cardiac effects of e-cigarette ingredients are similar to or worse than conventional cigarettes.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wsj.com

Philip Morris Raises Offer for Swedish Match and Buys U.S. Rights for IQOS

Philip Morris International Inc. PM -1.67%▼ raised its offer for Swedish Match SWMA -0.18%▼ AB by 9.4% and has agreed to pay $2.7 billion to regain the U.S.
For detail: wsj.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nst.com.my

ACATA urge govt not dismiss, discard scientific-based evidence on vape

KUALA LUMPUR: The Advanced Centre for Addiction Treatment Advocacy (ACATA) has expressed its disappointment with the comments made by caretaker health minister Khairy Jamaluddin who dismissed tobacco harm reduction as a means to reduce smoking incidences in the country.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: buzz.ie

Tobacco Free Ireland calls on local authorities to ban smoking in public parks and beaches

There have been calls for local authorities to implement a ban on smoking in both public parks and beaches as part of the Tobacco Free Ireland report published yesterday.
For detail: buzz.ie
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thedailyherald.sx

‘Teen Times’ triggers the alarm again on vaping among youth

PHILIPSBURG--The young writers of Teen Times are once again sounding the alarm about the use of e-cigarettes or vaping, among the youth of St. Maarten.
For detail: thedailyherald.sx
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

Philip Morris sweetens offer for Swedish Match, calls it 'best and final'

-Marlboro maker Philip Morris International Inc on Thursday raised its buyout bid for Swedish Match AB in a last-ditch effort to get backing for its $16 billion offer that has been met with shareholder opposition.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: shared.com

Nicotine-Free Disposable E-Cigarettes: Why Should You Use Them?

Many people have a hobby or habit that they enjoy regularly doing. Some people may have less attractive or productive hobbies, such as smoking.
For detail: shared.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: triplem.com.au

New Report Reveals Shocking Increase In Young Women Vaping

An alarming increase in Victorian young women taking up vaping has been revealed in a new report by the Cancer Council Victoria.
For detail: triplem.com.au
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Should disposable vapes be banned?

Walk down the street, and you will probably spot finger-sized colourful plastic tubes discarded on the ground.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bioworld.com

Gut microbiota degrade intestinal nicotine, alleviate smoking-related liver disease

Peking University researchers in collaboration with the NIH have discovered a new biochemical pathway related to a bacterium that eliminates nicotine in the intestine.
For detail: bioworld.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: zacks.com

Altria (MO)-Philip Morris Strike a Deal for IQOS Transition

Altria Group, Inc. (MO Quick QuoteMO - Free Report) unveiled that its subsidiary signed an agreement with Philip Morris International Inc.‘s (PM Quick QuotePM - Free Report) subsidiary. . . .
For detail: zacks.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Khairy Slammed Over ‘Offensive’ Tobacco Harm Reduction Remarks

Advanced Centre for Addiction Treatment Advocacy (Acata) president Dr Arifin Fii. Picture courtesy of Acata.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: linknky.com

NKU youth summit to address vaping, tobacco prevention

More than 100 middle and high school students from across eight counties in Northern Kentucky are participating in a regional youth summit on vaping and tobacco prevention next week.
For detail: linknky.com
Published Oct 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

Former retailer jailed for selling illicit tobacco

A former retailer in Smethwick has been jailed for 30 months following the seizure of more than 750,000 illicit cigarettes and tobacco by Sandwell Trading Standards.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Despite Turmoil, UK Succeeds With Smoking Strategy

“The most comprehensive review of vaping risks to date confirms the United Kingdom is backing the right horse when it comes to smoking cessation,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 20, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: bloomberg.com

Philip Morris to Raise Its Offer for Swedish Match, WSJ Says

Philip Morris International Inc. is poised to raise its offer for Swedish Match AB, the Wall Street Journal reported.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK: York Schools Launch Vaping and Smoking Campaign for Stoptober

The York Schools Survey, which surveyed over 4,000 children across 37 schools, showed that 19% of secondary school and sixth form students had used e-cigarettes.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

A systematic review of the effects of e-cigarette use on lung function

Lucy Honeycutt, Katherine Huerne, Alanna Miller, Erica Wennberg, Kristian B. Filion, Roland Grad, Andrea S. Gershon, Carolyn Ells, Genevieve Gore, Andrea Benedetti, Brett Thombs & Mark J.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tribuneindia.com

Not just tobacco, alcohol too causes oral cancer, says study

A group of international experts convened by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), in the first evaluation of oral cancer prevention strategies worldwide, has found that tobacco smoking and alcohol consumption were the main drivers of oral cancer in most countries but the use of smokeless tobacco and chewing of areca nut products were the top causes of oral cancer in many countries, mainly in South and Southeast Asia.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Oct 23, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: tricitynews.com

Vaping is not a healthy alternative

Almost one in five Canadians acknowledge say they have vaped in the past year, including just over a quarter of those aged 18 to 34.
For detail: tricitynews.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: 9news.com.au

Calls to crackdown on vaping after alarming spike in young people smoking

Calls to crackdown on vaping laws in Australia Calls to crackdown on vaping laws in AustraliaNOW.
For detail: 9news.com.au
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thesundaily.my

E-Cigarette, vape users at risk of getting lung injury

PUTRAJAYA: The perception that electronic cigarettes or vaping are not harmful needs to be corrected as users of the substance are at risk of getting lung injury or E-cigarette Or Vaping Product Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI), said Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wkow.com

SSM Health teaches kids risks of vaping and e-cigarettes, addressing a concerning trend

JANESVILLE (WKOW) — A rise in vaping and e-cigarette use in middle and high school students is concerning parents and health experts.
For detail: wkow.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Altria (MO)-Philip Morris Strike a Deal for IQOS Transition

Altria Group, Inc. MO unveiled that its subsidiary signed an agreement with Philip Morris International Inc.‘s PM subsidiary.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: multco.us

Public Health leaders recommend ban on sale of flavored tobacco and nicotine products

Public Health Director Jessica Guernsey testifies before the board along with program supervisor Kari McFarlan, center, and community member Cheryl Carter.
For detail: multco.us
Published Oct 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: iol.co.za

Vaping becomes popular on school grounds

Cape Town - The Western Cape Education Department is concerned at the rise in the number of young children caught for possession of e-cigarettes, It is understood that children as young as 11-years-old are experimenting with vaping.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: shawneemissionpost.com

Mission weighs new regulations for e-cigarette retailers

Mission will soon consider proposed rules for e-cigarette retailers and vape shops that would require new stores to be at least 200 feet away from schools and daycare centers.
For detail: shawneemissionpost.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wibw.com

Wichita smoke shop included in lawsuit filed against sale of illegal vapes

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Wichita smoke shop and its owners are included in a lawsuit filed by the U.S.
For detail: wibw.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris sweetens offer for Swedish Match, calls it 'best and final'

Electric tobacco heating system IQOS of cigarette maker Philip Morris Switzerland is displayed after a news conference in Bern Moist powder tobacco "snus" cans are seen on shelves at a Swedish Match store in Stockholm.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: convenience.org

Philip Morris Lifts Swedish Match Bid

ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Philip Morris International raised its offer to purchase Swedish Match by 9.4% and will regain the rights to its IQOS heated-tobacco device from Altria for $2.7 billion, reports the Wall Street Journal.
For detail: convenience.org
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: natureasia.com

Microbiology: Nicotine-degrading bacteria protects against smoking-related liver disease in mice

A gut bacterium capable of breaking down nicotine is identified in a Nature paper. The bacterium is also shown to protect against smoking-related fatty liver disease progression in a mouse model.
For detail: natureasia.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking FED]

Source: fiercebiotech.com

Nicotine-nomming gut bacteria could protect against NASH

Scientists have discovered that nicotine accumulation in the intestines of tobacco smokers drives the progression of non-alcoholic statohepatitis, or NASH—and that a nicotine-degrading gut bacterium could be useful in treating the disease.
For detail: fiercebiotech.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: york.ac.uk

Voucher scheme effective at halting smoking in pregnancy

A new study has shown that a high street voucher scheme is an effective way to help women stop smoking during pregnancy.
For detail: york.ac.uk
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: romesentinel.com

Effort seeks to curb youth vaping

UTICA — As e-cigarettes continue to be wildly popular, particularly with teenagers, groups in Central New York are working to curb usage among children and teens and to provide education on the harm that the tobacco industry causes.
For detail: romesentinel.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Another Study Says There is no Proof That Vaping is Gateway to Smoking

A study published by the scientific journal Addiction has revealed that the increase in vaping rates in England among young adults between 2007 and 2018, did not correlate with increased smoking rates.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: stir.ac.uk

Voucher scheme highly effective at helping stop smoking in pregnancy, study finds

A high street voucher scheme is highly effective in helping women stop smoking during pregnancy, according to new research involving the University of Stirling.
For detail: stir.ac.uk
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study Looks Into The Relationship Between Vaping And Diabetes

A study of over 600,000 U.S. adults suggested that both smoking vaping may increase the risk for prediabetes.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: risingkashmir.com

‘Health Deptt devises 5As, 5Rs models to treat tobacco dependence’

The Health Department has devised 5As and 5Rs models for treatment of tobacco use and dependence, with Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) set to establish motivational counselling centers across Kashmir division within a month’s time.
For detail: risingkashmir.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: marketwatch.com

Philip Morris increases bid for Swedish Match to SEK116/share, says won’t increase price further

The U.S. maker of Marlboro cigarettes offered SEK106 a share in May, though it has come back with an improved bid of SEK116, adding that it won’t be increased further.
For detail: marketwatch.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

Tobacco companies shower Black Democrats with campaign cash

WASHINGTON — Tobacco companies generally don’t donate to many Democratic candidates for political office. But this election cycle, Black Democrats in particular are getting showered with campaign cash from cigarette makers.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cstoredecisions.com

FDA Reviews 95% of Non-Tobacco Nicotine Product Applications

FDA accepted over 1,600 applications and declined more than 889,000 for products containing non-tobacco derived nicotine or synthetic nicotine.
For detail: cstoredecisions.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: medicalnewstoday.com

Quitting smoking: Why nicotine's estrogen-blocking effect makes it more difficult

A woman's side profile against a darkly lit background, surrounded by smokeShare on Pinterest Smoking cigarettes can have adverse effects on multiple systems in the body.
For detail: medicalnewstoday.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

A systematic review of the effects of e-cigarette use on lung function

Given the increasing use of e-cigarettes and uncertainty surrounding their safety, we conducted a systematic review to determine the effects of e-cigarettes on measures of lung function.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: punchng.com

Vapers call for the Czech government to encourage tobacco harm reduction

World Vapers’ Alliance today launched the #BackVapingBeatSmoking campaign in Prague to encourage politicians to support vaping Prague, Czech Republic, Oct. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) launches their European campaign to back vaping and beat smoking in Prague to encourage Czech politicians to support vaping as an effective harm reduction tool.
For detail: punchng.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsroomodisha.com

Tobacco consumption causes osteoporosis, say experts

Prof Shah Waliullah, senior faculty at the orthopaedic department of King George’s Medical University (KGMU), said, “Bones have two types of cells called osteoclasts and osteoblasts.
For detail: newsroomodisha.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: msn.com

PMI Doubles Down on US Plans With Swedish Match, IQOS Moves

(Bloomberg) -- Philip Morris International Inc. doubled down on plans to enter the US, sweetening its offer for Swedish Match AB while also buying rights to sell IQOS heated tobacco products in the world’s biggest market for smoking alternatives. . . .
For detail: msn.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: dailypioneer.com

Govt must start a broadbased anti-smoking policy

Gains from the anti-smoking policy are limited and there is a need for a relook into it for better results The strategy adopted when it comes to addressing the tobacco menace is either quit or die.
For detail: dailypioneer.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Shopping vouchers aid in cessation of smoking among pregnant women

The offer of up to £400 of shopping vouchers to stop smoking during pregnancy as an addition to usual stop smoking support is highly effective, finds a trial published by The BMJ today.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

PMI Doubles Down on US Plans With Swedish Match, IQOS Moves

Company raises offer for Swedish Match in bid to placate funds Marlboro maker now says its offer for Swedish target is final Philip Morris International Inc. . . .
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Oct 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: abc.net.au

Victorian mother’s plea to politicians as vaping use rises across the state

A Ballarat mother whose teenage son is addicted to vaping has backed calls by Victorian health organisations to toughen legislation on the devices in the state.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Oct 20, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: reuters.com

Altria sells U.S. IQOS rights to Philip Morris for $2.7 bln

A woman poses with a cigarette in front of Philip Morris International logo in this illustration taken July 26, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Oct 20 (Reuters) - U.S.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: livemint.com

Philip Morris raises offer for Swedish Match and buys US rights for IQOS

Tobacco giant will pay $2.7 billion to regain U.S. rights for IQOS heated tobacco products from Altria Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: livemint.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Khairy: I’ve Had Enough Of Tobacco Harm Reduction

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin at the launch of the Health Ministry's Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of E-Cigarette or Vaping Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) on October 20, 2022.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nytimes.com

Can E-Cigarettes Help You Quit Smoking?

Q: Are e-cigarettes actually useful for quitting smoking cigarettes? For adults who are looking to quit smoking cigarettes, e-cigarettes (also known as vapes, e-cigs and vape pens) have become a common option.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: orlandosentinel.com

Tobacco prohibition won’t work. Instead, look to reduce harm

Florida’s public health leadership has done a remarkable job reducing tobacco’s toll on our state, cutting the smoking rate in half over the course of the past few decades.
For detail: orlandosentinel.com
Published Oct 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.bloombergtax.com

UN Health Tax Guidance Coming on Tobacco, Alcohol, Soda

The United Nations tax committee will finish drafting a health tax handbook by late next year to provide developing countries with guidance for levies on products including tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drinks, committee members said during their session Friday.
For detail: news.bloombergtax.com
Published Oct 23, 2022
[COPD Vaping]

Source: spectrumnews1.com

Study shows long-lasting impact of vaping while pregnant

OHIO — A new study shows that vaping while pregnant could have long-term effects on children’s lungs.
For detail: spectrumnews1.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fda.gov

FDA, DOJ Seek Permanent Injunctions Against Six E-cigarette Manufacturers

Today, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), on behalf of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, filed complaints for permanent injunctions in federal district courts against six e-cigarette manufacturers.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tribuneindia.com

Vapers call for the Czech government to encourage tobacco harm reduction

World Vapers’ Alliance today launched the #BackVapingBeatSmoking campaign in Prague to encourage politicians to support vaping /EIN News/ -- Prague, Czech Republic, Oct. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) launches their European campaign to back vaping and beat smoking in Prague to encourage Czech politicians to support vaping as an effective harm reduction tool.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Teen Vaping Rates Have Increased Causing More Issues for Adult Users

Vaping among teens in the United States has increased. While this isn't surprising, the reactions in public health and the government threaten adults and their access to smoke-free nicotine options.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: ladbible.com

E-cig expert says we have ‘clues’ to how vaping will affect people 50 years down the line

It may be hard to believe that there was once a time when doctors recommended particular brands of cigarettes on TV adverts.
For detail: ladbible.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Vapes, HTPs less harmful alternatives to cigarettes

Vapes and HTPs are found to be less harmful alternatives to cigarettes, according to top health institutions Public health agencies and medical organizations from different countries have acknowledged that vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) are less harmful smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes, and can help smokers quit.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: brusselstimes.com

Belgium to ban tobacco vending machines in hospitality industry

Belgium's Federal Government will soon ban all tobacco vending machines in bars or restaurants, but not in supermarkets which are exempted, the Parliamentary Committee on Public Health decided on Wednesday.
For detail: brusselstimes.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kamcity.com

Philip Morris Sweetens Buyout Bid For Swedish Match

Philip Morris International has raised its buyout offer for Swedish Match in a last-ditch effort to get shareholder support for its $16bn move into the fast-growing market for alternatives to cigarettes.
For detail: kamcity.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: thelist.com

Can Pregnancy Hormones Lower A Smoking Woman's Desire For Nicotine?

Upon getting pregnant – here are some signs to know you're pregnant – certain hormone levels go through the roof.
For detail: thelist.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: independentnurse.co.uk

The end of cigarettes, and the rise of vaping

As Stoptober rolls around again, the minds of many turn to smoking cessation. However, the state of smoking in the UK is changing.
For detail: independentnurse.co.uk
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: rstreet.org

Event: The Role of Tobacco Harm Reduction in Addressing Tobacco Use Disparities

Recent policy and regulatory announcements from the U.S.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theverge.com

Six vaping companies are getting sued by the federal government

After facing criticism that it wasn’t doing enough to enforce rules around vaping, the FDA asked the DOJ to step in.
For detail: theverge.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: einnews.com

Vapers call for the Czech government to encourage tobacco harm reduction

World Vapers’ Alliance today launched the #BackVapingBeatSmoking campaign in Prague to encourage politicians to support vaping /EIN News/ -- Prague, Czech Republic, Oct. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) launches their European campaign to back vaping and beat smoking in Prague to encourage Czech politicians to support vaping as an effective harm reduction tool.
For detail: einnews.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-daily.com

US government seeks court injunctions against six e-cigarette manufacturers as FDA steps up enforcement

The US Department of Justice took legal action against six e-cigarette manufacturers Tuesday, seeking permanent injunctions against the manufacturers on behalf of the US Food and Drug Administration.
For detail: news-daily.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: indianewengland.com

Tobacco consumption causes osteoporosis, say experts

According to medical experts, prolonged tobacco consumption reduces bones’ ability to maintain and repair and they get weak and prone to fractures, especially those above 40 years of age.
For detail: indianewengland.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

BAT Conducts New Study of Velo

BAT has conducted a cross-sectional clinical study of Velo, which is designed to provide new insights into the real-world health impact of its modern oral nicotine pouch product compared to smoking.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: modularphonesforum.com

Nicotine – worrying results about women

A single dose of nicotine, equivalent to what you’d find in a cigarette, suppresses estrogen production in women’s brains.
For detail: modularphonesforum.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: belfastlive.co.uk

Concerns over 'vape hunting' trend among children as new campaign launched in South Belfast

Concerns have been raised regarding a new "vape hunting" trend among young people which is seeing children as young as six vaping.
For detail: belfastlive.co.uk
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: farrerpark.com

Health Risks of Vaping

This article has been updated based on comments given by Dr. Alvin Ng for CNA Insider’s feature on the subject.
For detail: farrerpark.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: lifestyle.livemint.com

One more reason why women should quit smoking

A new study claims that the nicotine dose in one cigarette blocks estrogen production in women's brains Smoking has many adverse effects on the body.
For detail: lifestyle.livemint.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: silive.com

NYC report finds inequities in smoking rates, tobacco treatments that help kick habit

Packs of menthol cigarettes sits on a table. The tobacco industry markets menthol products to young people, creating a new generation of smokers. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images/TNS)TNS STATEN ISLAND, N.
For detail: silive.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: timesnownews.com

Nicotine in one cigarette good enough to block estrogen production in a woman’s brain

It has long been recognised that men and women react to nicotine differently, with women being more resistant to NRT and more likely than men to relapse when trying to give up smoking.
For detail: timesnownews.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Smoking FED]

Source: newscientist.com

Gut bacteria may reduce harmful effects of nicotine on the liver

Smokers with a certain bacterium in their gut that breaks down nicotine have less severe liver disease, and tests in mice suggest this microbe can prevent liver damage.
For detail: newscientist.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: agupdate.com

Tobacco production nearly extinct in Illinois

FAIRFIELD, Ill. — Tobacco production in Illinois appeared to be on the verge of a minor comeback a couple of decades ago but is now all but non-existent.
For detail: agupdate.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

5 things parents should know about vaping

E-cigarettes, also known as vapes, are being used more and more by young people, and understandably parents are growing more concerned.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bmcpsychiatry.biomedcentral.com

High smoking and low cessation rates among patients in treatment for opioid and other substance use disorders

Smoking is a well-documented cause of health problems among individuals with substance use disorders.
For detail: bmcpsychiatry.biomedcentral.com
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: scmp.com

Hong Kong may reverse ban on some types of re-export of e-cigarettes and other heated tobacco products

Just this past April, legal amendment banning import, sale and manufacture of alternative smoking products took effect But authorities now considering amending law, with eye on billions of dollars that trade generates annually, source says.
For detail: scmp.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: healthline.com

Nicotine May Block Estrogen in Women’s Brains, Making It Harder to Quit Smoking

New research shows that nicotine blocks estrogen production in the female brain, which could make it more difficult to quit.
For detail: healthline.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: inklingsnews.com

E-Cigarette use declines among students

Even+though+they+are+promoted+to+be+safer+than+tobacco+products%2C+e-Cigarettes+still+cause+harm+to+the+human+body. Even though they are promoted to be safer than tobacco products, e-Cigarettes still cause harm to the human body.
For detail: inklingsnews.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: business-standard.com

Nicotine in 1 cigarette stops women's brains from producing estrogen: Study

This may explain a variety of behavioural differences in smokers, including the reason why women have a higher resistance to quitting than males.
For detail: business-standard.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: academic.oup.com

Associations between e-cigarette use and e-cigarette flavors with cigarette smoking quit attempts and quit success: Evidence from a US large, nationally representative 2018-2019 survey

While many studies have examined the association between e-cigarette use and smoking cessation, fewer have considered the impact of e-cigarette flavors on cessation outcomes.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Oct 19, 2022
[COPD Vaping]

Source: warwickonline.com

Tiktok Trend Exposes Dark Side Of Vaping

(NAPS)­­—Chest pains. Ventilators. Collapsed lungs. Life support. Young people are warning each other about the dangerous and painful effects of vaping by doing what they do best – sharing their personal stories on TikTok.
For detail: warwickonline.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wvnstv.com

E-cigarette use increasing in WV women

CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — From America’s Health Rankings Health of Woman and Children Report, new data shows e-cigarette usage increased by 77% among women in West Virginia between the ages of 18 to 44 from 2018 and 2020.
For detail: wvnstv.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Pregnant smokers reduce their smoking prior to pregnancy awareness, study finds

Pregnant smokers reduced their smoking by an average of one cigarette per day before becoming aware they were pregnant, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study of more than 400 pregnant people.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: www1.nyc.gov

Health Department Releases New Data on Smoking Inequities in NYC

Though smoking prevalence in NYC has been halved, from 22% in 2002 to 11% in 2020, inequities remain due to tobacco marketing, concentration of retailers in communities with high poverty, as well as other forms of structural injustice.
For detail: www1.nyc.gov
Published Oct 17, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: who.int

WHO Director-General's remarks at the launch of WHO tobacco cessation consortium, World Health Summit - 17 October 2022

Good morning, it’s a pleasure to be here, and thank you all for your commitment to the continued fight against tobacco.
For detail: who.int
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theonlinerocket.com

Victory for vaping companies

Big nicotine takes a fruitier form in order to directly target college students throughout the United States—including those who attend Slippery Rock University.
For detail: theonlinerocket.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fronterasdesk.org

Tempe considers ban on flavored vape products, seeks public feedback

Although you have to be 21 to purchase any tobacco or e-cigarette product, Tempe is considering a total ban on the sale of flavored vape items.
For detail: fronterasdesk.org
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: rte.ie

Disposable vapes make world 'a worse place' - Smyth

We need your consent to load this YouTube contentWe use YouTube to manage extra content that can set cookies on your device and collect data about your activity.
For detail: rte.ie
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: healthmatch.io

The Relationship Between Cigarette Smoking And High Blood Pressure

We make it easy for you to participate in a clinical trial for High blood pressure, and get access to the latest treatments not yet widely available - and be a part of finding a cure.
For detail: healthmatch.io
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsherald.com

Cigarette smoke, vaping may soon be banned at some Panama City Beach areas

Panama City Beach officials approved the first reading of an ordinance to ban cigarette smoking and vaping at city parks, public beach accesses and along the sandy beach within 400 feet of the Russell-Fields Pier.
For detail: newsherald.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dentonrc.com

Don't be fooled: Teen vaping is still a public health crisis

This editorial was first published in The Washington Post. Guest editorials don’t necessarily reflect the Denton Record-Chronicle’s opinions.
For detail: dentonrc.com
Published Oct 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: barrons.com

Philip Morris Makes Final Offer for Swedish Match, Regains Rights to IQOS

Philip Morris International raised its offer to acquire Swedish Match, the European maker of smoke-free tobacco products, and reached a deal with Altria to buy the U.S. rights to IQOS heated tobacco products.
For detail: barrons.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: spooool.ie

What is Future Trend of Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) Market?

The Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) Market Research report provides an in-depth market evaluation by highlighting information on various aspects covering segmentation, global drivers, barriers, opportunities, threats and markets including progress trends, competitive landscape analysis, and expansion status of key regions.
For detail: spooool.ie
Published Oct 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: drugwatch.com

Juul Labs, Maker of E-Cigarettes, Could Face Bankruptcy Restructuring

Voters in San Francisco, where Juul is headquartered, voted in Nov., 2019 to uphold a citywide ban on the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes.
For detail: drugwatch.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Nicotine]

Source: studyfinds.org

Just one cigarette blocks estrogen production in women’s brains

VIENNA, Austria — Just one cigarette blocks estrogen production in a woman’s brain, a new study reveals. The discovery may explain why women often find it harder than men to quit the habit.
For detail: studyfinds.org
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: frontiersin.org

Prevalence and determinants of smoking behavior among physicians in emergency department: A national cross-sectional study in China

Objectives: To understand the current status of smoking behavior among emergency physicians in China and to explore its determinants.
For detail: frontiersin.org
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hollingscancercenter.musc.edu

Giant of tobacco control to speak at Hollings

Dr. Jon Samet has edited U.S. Surgeon General reports on smoking and testified in cases against cigarette manufacturers.
For detail: hollingscancercenter.musc.edu
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Nicotine]

Source: neurosciencenews.com

Nicotine Dose in a Single Cigarette Blocks Estrogen Production in Women’s Brains

Summary: The dose of nicotine from a single cigarette blocks estrogen production in the brain, causing behavioral changes. Findings may shed new light on why quitting smoking may be more difficult for women than men.
For detail: neurosciencenews.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: cyprus-mail.com

All teachers comply with non-smoking regulations, union says

Amidst reports that teachers were seen smoking at high schools, state secondary education teachers’ union Oelmek on Thursday said all faculty has “fully complied” with the legislation.
For detail: cyprus-mail.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: pnj.com

Vaping is a problem in Santa Rosa schools. District joins Juul lawsuit in response.

Santa Rosa County District Schools is jumping in on a class-action lawsuit against the e-cigarette company Juul.
For detail: pnj.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

Heated tobacco products and circulating high-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations

We aimed to assess the association between heated tobacco product (HTP) use and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) concentration.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: indianweb2.com

Doctors discuss tobacco addiction; calls for science-backed policy on harm reduction

India's best-known doctors debate tobacco harm reduction on the third anniversary of the e-cigarette ban. MUMBAI, India, Oct.
For detail: indianweb2.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bu.edu

Nicotine Gummies: The Next Public Health Crisis

As the FDA renews efforts to clamp down on vaping, the illegal flavored gummies are rising in popularity among youth A new class of flavored, nontobacco oral nicotine products—including gummies, gums, lozenges, and tablets—have been dubbed “a public health crisis just waiting to happen among our nation’s youth” by the US Food and Drug Administration.
For detail: bu.edu
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.northwestern.edu

Pregnancy could curb desire to smoke before it is suspected or recognized

Pregnant smokers reduced their smoking by an average of one cigarette per day before becoming aware they were pregnant, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study of more than 400 pregnant people.
For detail: news.northwestern.edu
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: itv.com

Smokers facing fines for dropping cigarette butts - but how will it work?

Smokers could face steep fines for dropping cigarette butts as part of a new pilot scheme.
For detail: itv.com
Published Oct 16, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: eurekalert.org

Nicotine dose in a single cigarette blocks estrogen production in women’s brains

A dose of nicotine, equivalent to that found in a single cigarette blocks estrogen production in women’s brains.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theswaddle.com

Can Anti‑Vaping Ads Help Reduce Vaping, Smoking Habits Among Young People?

Sometime around 2020, sleek, USB-designed electronic cigarettes entered the tobacco industry as an update to the smoking experience.
For detail: theswaddle.com
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bmj.com

The health and social care crisis makes tobacco control an imperative

The healthcare community has for a long time been pressing the UK government to produce a tobacco control plan that sets out how it will deliver on its Smokefree 2030 objective, which was first articulated in 2017.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[0]

Source: wexnermedical.osu.edu

Vaping during pregnancy causes long-term pulmonary effects in mouse offspring

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Women who vape during pregnancy, including products without nicotine, may predispose their children to developing adulthood lung diseases such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a new study by researchers in the Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute in The Ohio State University College of Medicine.
For detail: wexnermedical.osu.edu
Published Oct 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Residual pollutants in air and dust after smoking tobacco can cause inflammatory skin diseases: Research

A team led by researchers at the University of California found that acute exposure of the skin to THS (thirdhand smoke) elevates biomarkers associated with the initiation of skin diseases, such as contact dermatitis and psoriasis.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Oct 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: theguardian.com

China bans fruity vapes

Popular disposable brand will still be able to sell products in Britain, despite being accused of flouting advertising regulations Disposable e-cigarettes are widely available in the UK.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Oct 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: washingtonpost.com

Opinion Don’t be fooled: Teen vaping is still a public health crisis

Teen vaping continues to be a public health crisis. For evidence, look no further than new data released by the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on youth e-cigarette use.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalinquirer.com

Flavored vapes banned nearly everywhere but here

States surrounding Connecticut have banned the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes and vaping cartridges, but the plan to do that here has died in the General Assembly in each of the last three years, despite warnings from medical experts that the candy-like taste is trafficked to young teens.
For detail: journalinquirer.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nonpareilonline.com

FDA Warning Letters Mainly Sent to Small Online E-Cigarette Retailers

FRIDAY, Oct. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has begun issuing warning letters to electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) companies, with almost all letters sent to small online retailers, according to a study published online Oct. 13 in Tobacco Control.
For detail: nonpareilonline.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: irishtimes.com

‘Everybody is vaping because everybody else is vaping’

It has become a teenage obsession and at the same time, the number of teens smoking cigarettes is rising for the first time in decades With vape flavours such as bubblegum, chocolate cookies, gummy bears, it seems that the industry is successfully targeting young users.
For detail: irishtimes.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: babygaga.com

Is Vaping Safe When Breastfeeding?

While it may seem like a safer alternative to smoking cigarettes, vaping can still be harmful when breastfeeding.
For detail: babygaga.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: cureus.com

Tobacco Cessation Intervention for Young People

Most adolescent tobacco control programs focus on preventing consumption, but teen smoking persists. It is uncertain whether adult-specific therapies can assist adolescents in quitting smoking.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newswise.com

Current FDA oversight of vaping industry likely to have minimal impact

Newswise — Current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of the vaping industry in the US is likely to have minimal impact, suggests an analysis of the regulator’s warning letters for marketing violations, published online in the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pressherald.com

South Portland flavored tobacco ban likely to come next spring

Medical professionals support the ban targeting the use of the products by minors, but retailers say it is not needed because they already prevent those sales.
For detail: pressherald.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vaping360.com

7 Reasons to Choose a Vape Without Nicotine

One of the best parts of vapes is the ability to choose your own nicotine strength. And that includes zero nicotine as an option too! Although some vapers don’t understand why someone would want to vape without nicotine, there are several reasons why people choose non-nicotine vapes.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

FDA oversight of vaping industry and impact on use ‘likely minimal’

FDA enforcement actions have a “likely minimal” impact on the vaping industry since they target smaller retailers rather than larger e-cigarette brands or products, according to researchers.
For detail: healio.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

What should I do when my e-cigarette shows the “check atomizer” message?

So, your e-cigarette has been working just fine until now but you’re suddenly seeing the “check atomizer” message every time you push the fire button.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: livemint.com

Smoking, diabetes, obesity outweigh heart disease as factors for Covid death

A recent study has revealed that smoking, diabetes and obesity are bigger risk factors than heart ailments for COVID death.
For detail: livemint.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

FDA enforcement likely resulting in minimal impact on e-cigarette accessibility

None of the warning letters sent by the Food and Drug Administration to e-cigarette companies between 2020 and 2021 covered e-cigarette brands with a large market share and few addressed the e-cigarette product types most used by youth, according to a new Truth Initiative® study published in Tobacco Control.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Oct 13, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Analysis of e-cigarette warning letters issued by the Food and Drug Administration in 2020 and 2021

Purpose: This study analyses the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning letters sent to e-cigarette companies from 1 January 2020 to 9 September 2021.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thecritic.co.uk

Coffey and cigarettes

“Do you smoke?” Lady Bracknell asked Jack Worthing in The Importance of Being Earnest.
For detail: thecritic.co.uk
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Accelerating integration of tobacco use treatment in the context of lung cancer screening: Relevance and application of implementation science to achieving policy and practice

Based on the findings from the National Lung Screening Trial, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends annual low dose computed tomography (LDCT) lung cancer screening (LCS) among high-risk adults.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: webmd.com

The Effects of Secondhand and Thirdhand Smoke

When someone smokes a cigarette, most of the smoke doesn't go into their lungs. It goes into the air, where anyone nearby can breathe it.
For detail: webmd.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: journalnow.com

BAT's latest research study initiative focus on oral nicotine product Velo

British American Tobacco Plc released Thursday the preliminary results of its latest research study, this time evaluating its oral nicotine product Velo of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Current FDA oversight of vaping industry is likely to have minimal impact

Current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of the vaping industry in the U.S.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Oct 16, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

The Observer view on the dangers of assuming vaping is a safe alternative to smoking

Vaping has grown exponentially over the past decade. Vaping shops have proliferated along British high streets, the global market for vapes has increased 8,000-fold since 2016 and vape manufacturers sponsor football and Formula One teams.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Impact of Vaping Prevention Advertisements on US Adolescents: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Question Do vaping prevention advertisements from the US Food and Drug Administration Real Cost national campaign reduce susceptibility to vaping among youth? Findings In this randomized clinical trial that included 1514 adolescents, Real Cost vaping prevention advertisements reduced susceptibility to vaping compared with control videos.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[WNTD Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Proposed menthol ban in U.S. would cut littering by 3.8 billion cigarette butts annually

Discarded cigarette butts are a top source of plastic pollution, and a new study estimates that banning menthol cigarettes in the United States would lead to 3.8 billion fewer littered cigarette filters each year, saving about 750 000 kg—or 1.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: mrw.co.uk

Campaigners take on plastic pollution from cigarette butts

More than a third of smokers believe cigarette filters are made from cotton rather than harmful plastics, research from charity Hubbub has shown.
For detail: mrw.co.uk
Published Oct 13, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: mpbonline.org

E-cigarette use among teens up from last year

In this Jan. 31, 2020 photo a woman holds a flavored disposable vape device in New York.
For detail: mpbonline.org
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Doctors discuss tobacco addiction; calls for science-backed policy on harm reduction

India's best-known doctors debate tobacco harm reduction on the third anniversary of the e-cigarette ban.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hartlepoolmail.co.uk

Hartlepool woman's £356 court bill after she is caught dropping cigarette to the ground

A woman who was caught discarding the butt end of a cigarette to the ground is now hundreds of pounds out of pocket after she was prosecuted by council bosses.
For detail: hartlepoolmail.co.uk
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: publichealth.columbia.edu

Two Out of Five Adults Who Use Cigarettes Smoke Menthol

Menthol use has increased over the past decade among U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes, according to a study by researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and The City University of New York.
For detail: publichealth.columbia.edu
Published Oct 15, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: dhakatribune.com

Immediate completion of amendment to tobacco control law demanded

Speakers say tobacco-related illnesses claim around 161,000 lives each year in Bangladesh File photo of Human chain program demanding immediate completion of the amendment to the tobacco control law at Jatiya Press Club UNB.
For detail: dhakatribune.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: israelnationalnews.com

Electronic cigarette explodes in Dimona man's mouth

A 27-year-old resident of Dimona was admitted to Seroka Hospital in Be'er Sheva in severe condition after an electronic cigarette caught fire and exploded in his mouth.
For detail: israelnationalnews.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

FDA Warning Letters Mainly Sent to Small Online E-Cigarette Retailers

FRIDAY, Oct. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has begun issuing warning letters to electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) companies, with almost all letters sent to small online retailers, according to a study published online Oct. 13 in Tobacco Control.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Nicotine Paper]

Source: mdsabstracts.org

Nicotine and influences on hyperkinetic movement disorders

Objective: We describe hyperkinetic movement disorders with a variable response to smoking and nicotine and review clinical and pre-clinical evidence regarding the role of smoking, particularly on nicotinic cholinergic receptors and its role in movement disorders.
For detail: mdsabstracts.org
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Covid and schools: Bid to tackle vaping and swearing at teachers

Pupils are being offered support after an increase in children vaping and swearing at teachers post-Covid.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bda.org

​Stoptober 2022: Supporting patients to quit smoking

Oral (oral cavity and oropharyngeal) cancers are some of the most preventable types of cancer, and over 90% of all oral cancer cases could be avoided.
For detail: bda.org
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dailypioneer.com

Special campaign against tobacco-gutkha soon in MP

A campaign against tobacco-gutkha will also be launched in Madhya Pradesh soon. State Home Minister Dr Narottam Mishra gave this information in a media interaction on Wednesday.
For detail: dailypioneer.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

FDA Completes 95 Percent of Synthetic Nicotine Applications

As of Oct. 7, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued refuse to accept (RTA) letters for more than 889,000 non-tobacco nicotine (NTN) products in premarket tobacco product applications (PMTAs) that do not meet the criteria for acceptance, the agency announced on its website. The agency has accepted over 1,600 applications, with the vast majority being for e-cigarette or e-liquid products.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mecp.springeropen.com

Prevalence of tobacco smoking in a sample of general secondary school students in Cairo and its correlation to other psychiatric disorders

Tobacco smoking is considered currently a global public health concern among youth especially school students. There is a scarcity of data about the impact of this global phenomenon in Middle Eastern countries.
For detail: mecp.springeropen.com
Published Oct 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thescottishsun.co.uk

Thousands of Scots schoolkids feared to be hooked on vapes with more nicotine than two packs of cigarettes

THOUSANDS of children are hooked on colourful vapes packed with more nicotine than two packs of cigarettes, experts fear. Anti-smoking charity ASH Scotland says schoolkids are risking their health puffing on the £5 disposable e-cigs.
For detail: thescottishsun.co.uk
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nature.com

Cigarette package labels to promote lung cancer screening

To the Editor — Some of the most valuable real estate in all of medicine are the six walls of a cigarette package.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Study shows increase in menthol use among U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes

Menthol use has increased over the past decade among U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes, according to a study released by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and The City University of New York.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: labblog.uofmhealth.org

Smoking, diabetes and obesity

People with cardiovascular disease still have a high burden of risk factors for severe COVID.
For detail: labblog.uofmhealth.org
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: koreabiomed.com

E-cigarette vendors sue government agencies for exaggerating risk of vaping

The Korea Electronic Cigarette Association (KECA), a group of about 4,000 e-cigarettes vendors, said it has filed a lawsuit against the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) and the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA), demanding the government correct misguided information about e-cigarettes.
For detail: koreabiomed.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: paho.org

Taxation of novel and emerging nicotine and tobacco products (HTPs, ENDS, and ENNDS) globally and in Latin America

This article provides a snapshot of the market structure and regulatory approaches around novel and emerging tobacco and nicotine products, both globally and in Latin America, with a focus on excise taxation.
For detail: paho.org
Published Oct 17, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: brytfmonline.com

Scientists say nicotine inhibits an important hormone in women’s brains

A study presented this weekend at the 35th Annual Conference of the European College of Psychopharmacology and Neuropsychology for the first time points to a possible reason why women find it more difficult to quit smoking than men.
For detail: brytfmonline.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: capenews.net

Falmouth Schools Join Mass Action Against E-Cigarette Company

Mary Gans, Falmouth Public Schools’ director of policy and legal affairs, moderated a conversation between the school committee and attorney William Shinoff about joining a nationwide mass action against the e-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs Inc.
For detail: capenews.net
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Control Experts: Canada’s Vape Tax Could Fuel More Smoking

In an episode of RegWatch, tobacco control experts Dr. Kenneth Warner and Cliff Douglas discuss Canada’s imminent excise tax and its likely ramifications.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthline.com

E-Cig on the Rise Among Middle and High School Students

According to a CDC survey, e-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco product among high school and middle school students.
For detail: healthline.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news-medical.net

Study tests the impact of digital vaping prevention ads on US adolescents

A randomized, controlled study with over 1,500 US teen participants from across the nation tested the effectiveness of digital vaping prevention ads.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 13, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: medtruth.com

New Study Compells FDA Action Against E-Cigarette Manufacturers

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken action in response to a new study that found nearly 10% of middle and high school students are using e-cigarettes.
For detail: medtruth.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: standard.co.uk

Therese Coffey unable to say if smoking plan will be ditched

The Health Minister said she was ‘not aware’ whether target to bring smoking down had been axed

Therese Coffey was unable to say whether she would scrap a plan to make England smoke free by 2030 (File picture)

Therese Coffey was unable to say whether she would scrap a plan to make England smoke free by 2030 (File picture).
For detail: standard.co.uk
Published Oct 12, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: environewsnigeria.com

Walking the talk by budgeting for tobacco control

Beyond flowery rhetoric and grand promises, the will of a government to act on a policy is first reflected in its financial plan.
For detail: environewsnigeria.com
Published Oct 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: contemporarypediatrics.com

Anti-vaping advertisements effective on youth

In a recent study, adolescents exposed to vaping prevention advertisements were less susceptible to vaping than those exposed to neutral videos discussing vaping.
For detail: contemporarypediatrics.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking Paper]

Source: nature.com

Association between parents’ country of birth and smoking risks in South Korean adolescents

This study aimed to determine whether significant associations exist between multicultural families and adolescent smoking risks in South Korea.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: york.ac.uk

Misdirected policies an issue in control of tobacco use in South-East Asia

Researchers at the University of York have shown that false assumptions about tobacco use in South-East Asia can result in policies that fail to address the major health concerns of the region.
For detail: york.ac.uk
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: inews.co.uk

Why you need to stop vaping and how to quit, from someone who managed it

When you have a stimulant in your possession that offers temporary satisfaction and relief, it is hard to say goodbye, says William Porter, who started smoking at 14 We have little concrete data on the long-term health effects of vaping – it simply hasn’t been around long enough (Photo: Jon Cartwright/ Getty).
For detail: inews.co.uk
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: eurekalert.org

Current FDA oversight of vaping industry likely to have minimal impact

Current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of the vaping industry in the US is likely to have minimal impact, suggests an analysis of the regulator’s warning letters for marketing violations, published online in the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: merrillfotonews.com

Merrill Common Council bans e-cigarettes and vaping in public places, places of employment

The City of Merrill Common Council voted unanimously to approve an amendment to the City’s smoking ordinance on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at the recommendation of the Health and Safety Committee.
For detail: merrillfotonews.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Paper E-Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Association of e-Cigarette Exposure with Pediatric Otitis Media Recurrence

Objective: Otitis media (OM) is a common inflammatory disease spectrum in children and a leading cause of pediatric physician visits, antibiotic prescriptions and surgery.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

New Study Finds Most US Youths Are Using Cannabis Instead of Nicotine

A recent study published in JAMA Pediatrics, using data from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, found that the most teens and young adults use cannabis not nicotine when vaping.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ama.com.au

AMA attends high level tobacco control meeting

The AMA attended a roundtable hosted by Health Minister Mark Butler in Adelaide late last month to discuss current tobacco control regulatory settings in Australia and the emerging harms and increased uptake of e-cigarettes.
For detail: ama.com.au
Published Oct 12, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: devex.com

Individual Consultant: Tobacco Control Communication Outreach and Advocacy

Applications for this position must be completed on the recruiting organization's website.
For detail: devex.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: learningenglish.voanews.com

Rising Costs Hurt Turkey’s Tobacco Industry

Bakiye Durmus hangs tobacco leaves to dry during the harvest season in Doganli village, Adiyaman province, southeast Turkey, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022.
For detail: learningenglish.voanews.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: hrmasia.com

Thailand aims for more smoke-free workplaces

Thailand’s Health Promotion Foundation (ThaiHealth) is running a programme aimed at making workplaces smoke-free in a bid to encourage more people to quit the habit.
For detail: hrmasia.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: thenorthernecho.co.uk

Calls for clarity on smoking reduction as Health Secretary is criticised

Earlier this year, Javed Khan published his independent tobacco control review “Making smoking obsolete” (file photo) Picture: Pixabay The government has been urged to clarify its plans to reduce smoking after speculation a Tobacco Control plan announced in the summer has been dropped.
For detail: thenorthernecho.co.uk
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymaverick.co.za

Targeting of youth by e-cigarettes firms poses signific...

A study published in the 'British Medical Journal' found that e-cigarette users are at least three times more likely to become tobacco users. (Photo: Gabby Jones / Bloomberg via Getty Images) Social media influencers are paid to promote e-cigarettes.
For detail: dailymaverick.co.za
Published Oct 12, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: capx.co

Coffey break: finally a Health Secretary who isn’t in thrall to the tobacco puritans

When it comes to tobacco policy, leaving the EU wasn’t really a question of ‘taking back control’ The WHO's formulation of tobacco policy is incredibly secretive and opaque.
For detail: capx.co
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking Paper]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Cigarette Smoking and Adverse Health Outcomes in Patients Treated with Maintenance Dialysis

Background: The association of smoking with new-onset cardiovascular disease, chronic lung disease, malignancy, and mortality in dialysis is well-known.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Velo]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - Innovative new study to compare the health impact of Velo modern oral nicotine pouches to smoking

New study designed to identify differences in important early indicators associated with smoking-related disease between Velo users and smokers Results will provide important new data and insights about Velo and its role in facilitating tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: bat.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: contemporarypediatrics.com

E-cigarette use increased among middle and high schoolers

In a recent study, trends of e-cigarette use among middle and high schoolers saw an increase in recent years.
For detail: contemporarypediatrics.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

Tobacco-free Bangladesh must for achieving SDGs: Zuena Aziz

To achieve sustainable development goals (SDGs), implementing tobacco-free Bangladesh by 2040 is essential as the prime minister declared, said PM's principal coordinator (SDGs) Zuena Aziz.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lostcoastoutpost.com

PROPS IN A MINUTE: Prop 31 Asks You — Should the State Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products Go Forward?

The referendum will decide whether to overturn a 2020 law that prohibits the sale of some flavored tobacco products.
For detail: lostcoastoutpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tnonline.com

New survey suggests little progress against U.S. teen vaping

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2020 photo a woman holds a flavored disposable vape device in New York. A government study on adolescent vaping, released on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022, finds more than 2.5 million U.S.
For detail: tnonline.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: herb.co

Want To Vape Cannabis And Nicotine In One Device? Meet ExStax

Cannabis technology company ExStax will soon launch the world's first dual-cartridge system for cannabis and nicotine vapes.
For detail: herb.co
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theconversation.com

From e-cigarettes to hookah pipes, South Africa aims to tighten tobacco laws

Tobacco is a leading cause of disease. It is estimated that it kills half of its consumers. Over a million additional deaths result from exposure to second hand smoke.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theislandnow.com

How Much Nicotine Is In A Cigarette Compared To Vape: Vaping VS Smoking

The health hazards of cigarettes are becoming more evident with every published work on the health of the human lungs.
For detail: theislandnow.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Make It Make Sense: The Confusing Terminology Around Safer Nicotine

Nicotine vapes contain no tobacco but are routinely called “tobacco products.” A 2019 lung disease outbreak is still known as “EVALI” (e-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung injury), when nicotine vapes had nothing to do with it.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: who.int

Tobacco and vision loss

This document is the fifth in a series of Tobacco Knowledge Summaries. This document is prepared with the objective to summarize the current evidence on the association between tobacco use and vision loss.
For detail: who.int
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: chinadaily.com.cn

E-cigarettes should not escape the law

In a video clip that has gone viral, a passenger is seen smoking an electronic cigarette on a high-speed train.
For detail: chinadaily.com.cn
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: ansa.it

People faint due to vaping fluid in Turin post office

(ANSA) - ROME, OCT 12 - Several people fainted or had bad turns due to vaping fluid that spilled out of a parcel delivered to a post office in Turin on Wednesday.
For detail: ansa.it
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: who.int

Tobacco and vision loss

This document is the fifth in a series of Tobacco Knowledge Summaries. This document is prepared with the objective to summarize the current evidence on the association between tobacco use and vision loss.
For detail: who.int
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The UK Should Take Advantage of Brexit to Create Smoke-Free Society

An advantage of Brexit is that the UK no longer needs to comply with the European Union’s harsh Tobacco Products Directive (TPD).
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: dentistry.co.uk

Thérèse Coffey ‘to scrap plan to tackle smoking’

The Health Secretary is expected to U-turn on government plans to tackle smoking in the UK, according to latest reports. Insiders say that the Thérèse Coffey will walk away from an earlier government promise of a tobacco control plan.
For detail: dentistry.co.uk
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newstatesman.com

Thérèse Coffey doesn’t understand that most people are anti-smoking

At any other time a government not fully behind anti-smoking initiatives would appear quite odd. The harms of smoking to the individual, to their family and to wider society are well-established and irrefutable.
For detail: newstatesman.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: risingkashmir.com

Consumption of tobacco down by 3 pc in J&K: DHSK

Srinagar, Mar 11: Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) on Friday said that consumption of tobacco has declined by three per cent in Jammu and Kashmir.
For detail: risingkashmir.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Vaping during pregnancy causes long-term pulmonary effects in mouse offspring

Women who vape during pregnancy, including products without nicotine, may predispose their children to developing adulthood lung diseases such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a new study by researchers in the Dorothy M.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ewn.co.za

TOBACCO INDUSTRY FEARS MORE REGULATION WILL COST JOBS, STRENGTHEN BLACK MARKET

The Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Control Bill seeks to change where people can smoke and how cigarettes are packaged.
For detail: ewn.co.za
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: timesofisrael.com

Man in serious condition after electronic cigarette blows up in his face

Dimona man suffers first-degree burns to face, chest, after device explodes; transported to Soroka Medical Center for treatment Illustrative.
For detail: timesofisrael.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

It permanently damages your lungs, drastically raises your risk of cancer and can cost you thousands of pounds over the course of your life.

But regardless of the obvious downsides, millions of us still smoke. In fact, nearly 7million Britons and 31million Americans are hooked on cigarettes.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

Thérèse Coffey to drop smoking action plan, insiders say

Officials say health secretary will not publish plan, as campaigners warn ‘smoke-free’ UK is seven years behind target Thérèse Coffey, the health secretary and deputy prime minister, addresses the Conservative party annual conference.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: yna.co.kr

(LEAD) BAT Rothmans says its glo e-cigarettes are less harmful, doubles growth in Korean market

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- BAT Rothmans, the Korean arm of British American Tobacco, claimed Tuesday its tobacco heating device glo can reduce health risks of traditional cigarettes in a move to convince lawmakers and the public to ease regulations on e-cigarettes.
For detail: yna.co.kr
Published Oct 11, 2022
[COPD NCD Tobacco]

Source: bwhealthcareworld.businessworld.in

Towards Tobacco-free Mental Health For All

Most tobacco users and even their healthcare professionals (HCPs) are unaware of tobacco’s negative impact on mental health, both in causation as well as in worsening outcomes of treatment World Mental Health Day (WMHD), observed every year on the 10th of October, is a reminder of the importance of mental health for our overall well-being.
For detail: bwhealthcareworld.businessworld.in
Published Oct 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

German Institute: Pouches Safer Than Smoking

In the statement published on Oct. 7, 2022, the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) confirmed that tobacco-free nicotine pouches can reduce the health risks compared to smoking.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kuam.com

CNMI bill aims to improve public health by raising tobacco taxes

The numbers are staggering. In the CNMI -- 1 in 4 adults smoke cigarettes.
For detail: kuam.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wowt.com

E-cigarette use among kids and teens is an ‘urgent’ problem, organization says

(CNN) - An organization is calling the use of electronic cigarettes among kids and teens an “urgent” problem following the results of a recent survey.
For detail: wowt.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sunshinecoastnews.com.au

Health worries: lifting the cloud on vaping

In a world as technologically advanced as the one we live in, it’s no wonder a once-popular – and potentially deadly – pastime has seen a digital upgrade.
For detail: sunshinecoastnews.com.au
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Tobacco Paper]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

"Everything the hujur tells is very educative but if I cannot apply those in my own life then there is no meaning": a mixed-methods process evaluation of a smoke-free homes intervention in Bangladesh

Background: Second-hand smoke exposure from tobacco significantly contributes to morbidity and mortality worldwide.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leafie.co.uk

More people in the US smoke cannabis than tobacco, poll finds

A recent Gallup poll conducted in the USA has revealed that for the first time more people smoke cannabis than smoke tobacco.
For detail: leafie.co.uk
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: winnipegfreepress.com

Action needed to discourage youth vaping

E-cigarettes have grown in popularity, in part because they’re considered a safer alternative to traditional tobacco — all the nicotine without many of the health hazards from inhaling cigarette smoke.
For detail: winnipegfreepress.com
Published Oct 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: iwf.org

Despite Overall Declines In Youth Vaping, CDC Continues To Spout Youth Vaping Epidemic

In what was supposed to be a closed-door meeting among “partners” of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the taxpayer-funded organization announced the results of the 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS).
For detail: iwf.org
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: leadership.ng

Report Shows Progress On Smoke-free Transformation

There is an appreciable progress in the drive towards tobacco harm reduction using alternative products, a report by the Philip Morris International, has shown.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Oct 10, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thespinoff.co.nz

Steep nationwide rise in vape stores fuelling a youth vaping ‘epidemic’

A 40% increase in the number of specialty vape stores is fueling what advocates maintain is an epidemic of youth vaping, reports Don Rowe.
For detail: thespinoff.co.nz
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: abq.news

Big Tobacco Eyes Cannabis

Smoking can be a difficult habit to kick, but there is help available for those wishing to quit.
For detail: abq.news
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: plymouthherald.co.uk

Vaping 'better than smoking' but 'is not without risk' says Plymouth health boss

Experts recently called for a crackdown on the sale of vapes to children as a new review concluded little is known about the long-term impact of e-cigarettes on health People have been warned not to start smoking if they don't already smoke cigarettes as a recent review concluded little is known about the long-term impact of e-cigarettes on health.
For detail: plymouthherald.co.uk
Published Oct 11, 2022
[E-Cigarette Paper]

Source: journals.physiology.org

E-cigarette vapor exposure in utero causes long-term pulmonary effects in offspring

The in utero environment is sensitive to toxicant exposure, altering the health and growth of the fetus, and thus sensitive to contaminant exposure.
For detail: journals.physiology.org
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: abc.net.au

E-cigarette ban proposed as WA Cancer Council aims to halve smoking rates by 2030

A young woman with dark curly hair, orange top, holds an e-cigarette, leans back and expels smoke. The WA Cancer Council wants to prohibit vaping in places where cigarette smoking is banned.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healthnews.com

Over 2.55 Million Adolescents Reported E-cigarette Use in 2022

A recent study found that more than 2.55 million US middle and high school students reported current e-cigarette use in 2022.
For detail: healthnews.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: malaysianow.com

23 amendments proposed for smoking endgame bill

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says this follows five meetings of the parliamentary special select committee on the matter.
For detail: malaysianow.com
Published Oct 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: heraldledger.com

CDC survey highlights e-cigarette use among youth

The 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey found that 2.5 million middle and high school students, or about 9% of the total, said they used electronic cigarettes in the last 30 days, including 14.1% of high-school and 3.3% of middle school students.
For detail: heraldledger.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: valleynewslive.com

New study shows vaping still an ever-evolving crisis in U.S.

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - The latest CDC study on teen vaping suggests there’s been little progress in keeping e-cigarettes out of the mouths of young kids and teens as officials report more than 2.5 million young people in the U.S.
For detail: valleynewslive.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Another Review Finds That Vaping Helps Smokers Quit For Good

A recently updated Cochrane review, has added to growing evidence that using nicotine-containing e-cigarettes can help smokers quit.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wwmt.com

Vaping use up among teens

Vaping use among adolescents is on the rise once again. It's causing quite an issue for those at local middle and high schools who have to watch for these devices.
For detail: wwmt.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Impact of electronic cigarette and heated tobacco product on conventional smoking: an Italian prospective cohort study conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic

Objective: Debate continues about whether electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and heated tobacco products (HTP) reduce or increase the probability of smoking, with many studies compromised by stated or unstated conflicts of interest.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Postponing Malaysian Tobacco Bill Good For Vaping

Legalising vape sales in Malaysia remains on the table despite the Heath Minister postponing the ‘generational endgame’ anti-smoking bill after considerable public and political pressure, says a local vaping advocacy group.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news18.com

5 Ways To Quit Smoking That Can Help You To Reduce The Risk Of Cancer

According to the World Health Organization, the consumption of tobacco kills about 8 million people every year worldwide.
For detail: news18.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mumbai.citizenmatters.in

Why India’s tobacco control policies are not really helping tobacco users in Mumbai

A small shop selling tobacco products on the side of a footpath. There is an old man standing with his back to the camera.
For detail: mumbai.citizenmatters.in
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: healio.com

Quitting smoking may lower risk for heart failure

Compared with sustained levels of smoking, people who increased their levels had elevated risk for heart failure and those who quit had reduced risk for HF, researchers reported.
For detail: healio.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: asianews.network

Nicotine replacement products categorised as ‘non-poison’ from Oct 6: Health minister

PUTRAJAYA – The Health Ministry is taking a proactive step by declaring nicotine replacement products as “non-poison” effective Thursday (Oct 6), paving the way for over-the-counter sales to help smokers quit smoking, says Khairy Jamaluddin.
For detail: asianews.network
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wsbt.com

Vaping use up among teens

Vaping use among adolescents is on the rise once again. It's causing quite an issue for those at local middle and high schools who have to watch for these devices.
For detail: wsbt.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newschannel5.com

Smoking coming closer to being banned in Nashville bars, but some may have a loophole

The push to ban smoking in Nashville bars is one step closer to reality, but an amendment saves some bars from the proposed law.
For detail: newschannel5.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: fda.gov

New Data Show More Than 2.5 Million U.S. Youth Currently Use E-Cigarettes

FDA Warns Puff Bar and Issues Denial to Hyde, Two of the Most Popular Brands with Youth Today, the U.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thesundaily.my

Vaping gateway to smoking cigarettes

I REFER to a report in a local daily recently on a panel discussion on vaping headlined “Learn from NZ and UK to reduce smoking”.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: eastmojo.com

Smoking linked with increased risk of viral infection, COVID: Study

Los Angeles: Cigarette smoking is associated with an increased risk of viral infection, including a coronavirus and respiratory illness, according to a study.
For detail: eastmojo.com
Published Oct 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: brusselstimes.com

Nicotine sachets popularity among young people causing concern in Belgium

Snus, nicotine sachets which are consumed orally, is becoming increasingly popular among the Belgian youth, worrying health experts.
For detail: brusselstimes.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: specialty.mims.com

Smoking ups prolonged air leak risk after pulmonary surgery

In patients undergoing pulmonary surgery, a history of smoking aggravates the risk of postoperative prolonged air leak (PAL), reports a recent meta-analysis.
For detail: specialty.mims.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: foxbusiness.com

Juul cancels plan to expand outside US, to lay off staff: report

E-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs Inc. plans to lay off staff after the beleaguered company cancels a planned expansion outside the U.S., according to a report.
For detail: foxbusiness.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: fctc.who.int

Launch of ‘Implementation Practices in Smokeless Tobacco Control’ by the Secretariat of the WHO FCTC

Good morning from Geneva and on behalf of the Secretariat of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), welcome to this webinar.
For detail: fctc.who.int
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking Paper COPD NCD]

Source: nature.com

Modeling of smoking intensity by age at smoking onset among Iranian adult male using generalized additive model

Because the age at which a person first starts smoking has such a strong correlation with future smoking behaviours, it's crucial to examine its relationship with smoking intensity.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: paauditor.gov

Auditor General DeFoor Releases Tobacco Settlement Fund Audits for 38 Health Care Facilities in 23 Counties

HARRISBURG – Auditor General Timothy L. DeFoor today announced the release of tobacco settlement fund audits for 38 health care facilities in Adams, Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Clinton, Crawford, Dauphin, Erie, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Lycoming, Mercer, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Tioga, Warren, Westmoreland and York counties.
For detail: paauditor.gov
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newscientist.com

Smoking and body mass are together linked to 226 medical conditions

Smoking and our body mass index - whether underweight, overweight or obese - may be involved in the onset of everything from heart failure and hernias to sleep apnoea and nail disorders.
For detail: newscientist.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: examiner.net

Vaping needs stricter regulations

Despite the proven health risks in vaping — inhaling misted nicotine — e-cigarette companies have marketed it as a healthier alternative to cigarettes.
For detail: examiner.net
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cstoredecisions.com

Navigating FDA Tobacco Regulatory Timelines

Convenience store retailers could be waiting until mid-2023 for decisions on remaining pre-market tobacco applications and potentially up to a year for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to review all comments related to the proposed menthol cigarette and flavored cigar ban and to decide whether to draft any changes to the guidance.
For detail: cstoredecisions.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nationalworld.com

Is vaping safer than smoking? The expert view on the health risks of e-cigarettes compared to tobacco

An e-cigarette - also known as a vape - is a device that allows you to inhale nicotine in a vapour rather than smoke The number of people vaping in the UK has increased in recent years, with many of those looking to quit smoking swapping the traditional cigarette for e-cigarettes.
For detail: nationalworld.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: abc30.com

Flavored e-cigs still used by young Americans at 'concerning' rate, FDA and CDC study shows

The study surveyed millions of middle and high school students in the U.S. about use of flavored e-cigarettes.
For detail: abc30.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: thequint.com

Is Exposure to Passive Smoking Harmful? Decoding the Health Impact

Faraz Siddiqui (24), a research analyst, was 23 when he smoked a cigarette for the first time only to discontinue it because of the discomfort it caused him.
For detail: thequint.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: pothashang.in

Plea to prevent tobacco sale in close proximity of educational institutions, offices

Imphal: Thoubal district deputy commissioner Ahanthem Subhash Singh has appealed to the concern departments and law enforcing authority to take up concrete measures to prevent the sale of tobacco products in close proximity of schools’, college campus as well as in offices.
For detail: pothashang.in
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsleader.com

More than 2.5 million youth reported e-cigarette use in 2022

A study released Thursday from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S.
For detail: newsleader.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: devonlive.com

Devon school threatens exclusions in vaping crackdown

A North Devon college has warned that students risk exclusion if they are caught vaping in school uniform.
For detail: devonlive.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: spectrumnews1.com

New CDC report finds millions of kids are vaping

OHIO — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study Thursday afternoon that showed 2.55 million middle and high school students across the United States have vaped in the last 30 days.
For detail: spectrumnews1.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: statnews.com

Youth vaping rates appear to be dropping, but regulators and advocates aren’t satisfied

WASHINGTON — A new survey from the CDC and the FDA suggests that youth vaping rates appear to be dropping, compared to pre-pandemic levels.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: edweek.org

Vaping Is Still a Big Problem, New Data Show. Here’s What Schools Can Do About It

A Juul electronic cigarette starter kit at a smoke shop in New York on Dec. 20, 2018. In a deal announced Tuesday, Sept.
For detail: edweek.org
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nytimes.com

Teenagers Keep Vaping Despite Crackdowns on E-Cigarettes

While use among youths has fallen since the peaks of 2018-19, resumption of in-school classes this year shows students still have access to flavored, disposable vapes.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: saltwire.com

More than 2.5 million U.S. teens vaped in 2022, a 'concerning' health risk, officials say

(Reuters) - An estimated 2.55 million U.S. middle and high school students reported using e-cigarettes during the early part of this year, health officials said on Thursday, a level they described as concerning.
For detail: saltwire.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: usnews.com

Judge: ITG Is Liable for Florida Tobacco Settlement Payments

A Delaware judge says cigarette manufacturer ITG Brands assumed liability for tobacco settlement payments to the state of Florida when it acquired four brands from Reynolds American in 2015.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: cdc.gov

More than 2.5 Million Youth Reported E-Cigarette Use in 2022

Flavored products, disposable devices, and a wide variety of brands threaten the health of our nation’s youth A study released today from the U.S.
For detail: cdc.gov
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dhakatribune.com

Tobacco industry says new law will affect 3 million livelihoods

As per the draft, its implementation will also put a ban on selling tobacco items from moveable and makeshift shops, declaring hawking tobacco illegal and pronouncing the sale of single-stick cigarettes unlawful.
For detail: dhakatribune.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

More than 2.5 mln U.S. teens vaped in 2022, a 'concerning' health risk, officials say

New ‘Candy' e-cigs catch fire after U.S. regulators stamp out Juul's flavors Juul e-cigarette starter kit is seen in this picture illustration Flavored disposable e-cigarettes are seen in this illustration taken July 18, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Shopkeepers up in Arms Over Tobacco Bill

Bangladesh’s proposal to require all tobacco businesses to obtain licenses will adversely impact the livelihoods of small traders and hurt government revenue, according to critics.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: michigandaily.com

UMich to ban use of smokeless tobacco products, electronic nicotine delivery systems

The University of Michigan announced Monday that the existing ban on the use of tobacco products across all three U-M campuses will be expanded to include prohibiting electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and smokeless tobacco products, effective Nov.
For detail: michigandaily.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: globenewswire.com

First Cigarette Authorized by FDA to “Help You Smoke Less” Now Available Across Colorado

VLN® cigarettes from 22nd Century Group contain 95% less nicotine than conventional cigarettes, greatly reducing nicotine consumption to help smokers smoke less; support State and FDA goals of reducing tobacco harm DENVER, Oct.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: money.usnews.com

Juul to Cancel Overseas Expansion, Trim Jobs - WSJ

(Reuters) - Juul Labs Inc is canceling a planned expansion outside the United States and plans to lay off staff as a result, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.
For detail: money.usnews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: theverge.com

Disposable vapes supplanted Juul as the youth nicotine problem

Teen vaping rates continue to drop, but over 2 million kids are still vaping.
For detail: theverge.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: manxradio.com

Calls for tighter legislation to stop Island children vaping

More work needs to be done on the Isle of Man to discourage children – and teenagers - from vaping.
For detail: manxradio.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: franciscanhealth.org

Why Vaping Is Dangerous For Teens

Teens are known for taking risks. The latest one: vaping, or the use of electronic cigarettes. And although teens might think it’s no big deal, vaping can seriously impact their health.
For detail: franciscanhealth.org
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: malaymail.com

Khairy: Nicotine replacement products categorised as non-poison from today

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said through the exemption, access to nicotine replacement products (or nicotine therapy) in the form of ‘patch’ or ‘gum’ is now easier and wider through over-the-counter purchases at retail or convenience store.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: csnews.com

Tackling Tobacco: September 2022 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup

NATIONAL REPORT – Tobacco legislation and regulation is constantly under review at the local, state and federal levels.
For detail: csnews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: iol.co.za

Proposed bill for total ban on smoking and vaping in public set to choke puffers

Mondry Leander smoking in Adderley street, enveloped by a cloud of smoke… an action that may land him in trouble soon.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: health-e.org.za

Toxic tobacco: proposed 100% ban on smoking in public areas

With tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke one of the underlying causes of cardiovascular disease and other cancers in South Africa, the National Department of Health is hosting a series of webinars to highlight the dangers and create awareness of the huge risks involved.
For detail: health-e.org.za
Published Oct 06, 2022
[FED Vaping]

Source: newburytoday.co.uk

Is vaping safe? Do disposables encourage youngsters to smoke, and why are so many shops now selling them?

WHILE fashion and department stores are disappearing from our high streets at an alarming rate, there has been a boom in outlets feeding an ever-increasing demand for vaping.
For detail: newburytoday.co.uk
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: prnewswire.com

2022 survey shows youth e-cigarette epidemic remains a serious public health threat

Over 2.5 million teens use e-cigarettes with nearly half (46%) of high schoolers who vape doing so on a frequent basis putting a new generation at risk for a lifetime of nicotine addiction WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2022. /PRNewswire/ --
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Youth e-cigarette use rising following pandemic-related drop-off

About 14% of high-school students nationwide, or about 2.14 million, consider themselves as active electronic-cigarette smokers, according to results from the 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey report.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: montrealgazette.com

First Cigarette Authorized by FDA to "Help You Smoke Less" Now Available Across Colorado

The VLN® King and VLN® Menthol King cigarettes are substantially lower in nicotine content — 95 percent less — than any other cigarettes currently available to smokers in the United States.
For detail: montrealgazette.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

Philip Morris offers EU concessions in $16 billion Swedish Match deal

BRUSSELS – Marlboro maker Philip Morris has offered concessions to address EU antitrust concerns over its $16 billion bid for tobacco and nicotine products maker Swedish Match, a European Commission filing showed on Wednesday.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cspdailynews.com

Consumers Uninformed About Concept of Tobacco Harm Reduction

WASHINGTON and LONDON — The evidence is robust in support of tobacco harm reduction as a complementary intervention to help drive down death and disease from smoking cigarettes, a new report from the Democracy Institute said; however, consumers worldwide, on average, are uninformed or ill-informed about the concept of tobacco harm reduction and the specific reduced-risk products central to its implementation, the report said.
For detail: cspdailynews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: bloomberg.com

More High School Students Are Using E-Cigarettes, Study Finds

Some 14% of high school students report vaping, up from 13%, Advocacy group calls for the banning of flavored e-cigarettes. . . .
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kqed.org

Transcript: Prop. 31 Asks Whether California Should Ban the Sale of Flavored Tobacco

"Fruit n Custard Banana" flavored tobacco at the Vapor Den in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
For detail: kqed.org
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Australia's vaping failure proves NZ’s success - AVCA

"The latest report concluding that Australia’s anti-vaping regime is an utter failure reinforces New Zealand is on the right track with its tobacco control strategy," says Nancy Loucas, co-founder of Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: lifeconnect24.co.uk

10 Reasons Why You Should Stop Smoking

We all know that smoking is bad for our health. Despite this, some older people don't see the point in quitting because they have been smoking for so long.
For detail: lifeconnect24.co.uk
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Being Sad and Lonely Accelerates Aging More Than Smoking

According to Deep Longevity, the effects of mental health can be as important as physical health on the pace of aging.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

2022 survey shows youth e-cigarette epidemic remains a serious public health threat


For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: hcplive.com

Cigarette Smoking, Insomnia and Depression Linked by CSF Metal Ion Levels

A new analysis suggests raise levels of zinc, iron, lead and aluminum—linked to cigarette use—is positively correlated with insomnia.
For detail: hcplive.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bmj.com

Tobacco control, climate change, public health, primary care—the name of the game is “conflict of interest”

Although the involvement of big companies in dictating the terms of tobacco control and responses to climate change are far too obvious to escape attention, the situation is no different in other areas of public health.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

New Survey Shows Over 2.5 Million Kids Used E-Cigarettes in 2022 and Most Use Flavored Products that the FDA Must Take Off the Market Without Further Delay

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The results of the 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey released today show that youth e-cigarette use remains an urgent public health problem in the United States, and it continues to be driven by the widespread availability of flavored products that the FDA should have removed from the market by now.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vaporvoice.net

WVA Campaigns for Harm Reduction in Strasbourg

As a kickoff for the #BackVapingBeatSmoking campaign, representatives of the World Vapers Alliance (WVA) presented Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg with a “Vaping Products Directive” to show how e-cigarettes need to be treated to fulfill their potential as tobacco harm reduction tools.
For detail: vaporvoice.net
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: futurity.org

Many NJ stores sell tobacco to underage buyers

"The takeaway is that current conditions may prevent some easily discouraged buyers from acquiring tobacco products, but underage buyers who want tobacco products will have no trouble acquiring them," says Mary Hrywna.
For detail: futurity.org
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tribuneindia.com

Smoking linked with increased risk of viral infection, coronavirus illness: Study

Cigarette smoking is associated with an increased risk of viral infection, including coronavirus and respiratory illness, according to a study.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

E-Cigarette Use Climbs Among High School Students in Survey (1)

Advocacy group calls for the banning of flavored e-cigarettes More high school students are using e-cigarettes, despite government attempts to crack down on vaping, according to a new survey published Thursday. . . .
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mlive.com

Vapes, dip and more added to banned tobacco list at University of Michigan

ANN ARBOR, MI - Eleven years ago, the University of Michigan banned smoking on campus. Back then, that just meant cigarettes or cigars.
For detail: mlive.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

Debate to end youths smoking failed to happen

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 6): The much-anticipated debate on the proposed Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill 2022 failed to take place on Thursday (Oct 6).
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: youtube.com

The dangers of vaping ingredients

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For detail: youtube.com
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: timesnownews.com

Sure shot ways to quit smoking: Kick the butt and reduce your risk of cancer

Tobacco usage is the leading cause of cancer and death across the world. With the numbers rapidly increasing, read on to know a few sure-shot ways to quit smoking and reduce the risk of any fatal diseases.
For detail: timesnownews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Alaska Governor Vetoes Law Raising Tobacco Age Limit and Vape Tax

Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has just rejected a bill which would have imposed a statewide tax on e-cigarettes and brought the state’s minimum age to buy tobacco into compliance with federal law, raising it from 19 to 21.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: pulmonologyadvisor.com

Bronchodilators Fail in Symptomatic Smokers With Preserved Lung Function

Although inhaled dual bronchodilator therapy effectively controls respiratory symptoms in patients with COPD, the RETHINC trial found this approach does not work in those who have smoked and have respiratory symptoms but do not have COPD.
For detail: pulmonologyadvisor.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: health-ni.gov.uk

Statistics on smoking cessation services in Northern Ireland: 4 week follow up figures for 2021/22, and 52 week follow up figures for 2020/21

The Department of Health today published statistical tables relating to smoking cessation services for 2021/22.
For detail: health-ni.gov.uk
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nbcnews.com

Teen vaping rates rise, nearing pre-pandemic levels, CDC reports

Teen vaping rates are rising once again, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday — a signal that as kids have returned to school, so has their use of e-cigarettes.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Oct 08, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: nature.com

Pharmacological smoking cessation of adults aged 30–50 years with COPD

The prevalence of active smokers has remained relatively stable around 20% for several years in Denmark despite knowledge of the harmful effects.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[FED Cigarette]

Source: euronews.com

Cigarette butts are turned into mosquito repellent and stuffing for soft toys at this Indian factory

Code Effort has recycled over 300 million cigarette butts from India's streets so far.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: livemint.com

Smoking increases the risk of catching COVID by 48%. Check details here

The research has been published in the Nicotine and Tobacco Research journal (HT_PRINT)Premium The research has been published in the Nicotine and Tobacco Research journal (HT_PRINT).
For detail: livemint.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: republic-online.com

S.F.-based e-cigarette maker considering filing for bankruptcy

The FDA temporarily suspended the sale and distribution of JUUL products in June, but the company appealed the FDA's ruling.
For detail: republic-online.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: yahoo.com

E-Cigarette Maker Juul Mulls Potential Bankruptcy

Juul Labs Inc, backed by Altria Group Inc (NYSE: MO), has been exploring various options—including bankruptcy—after the FDA issued its marketing denial order.
For detail: yahoo.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: cdc.gov

Notes from the Field: E-cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2022

Maria Cooper, PhD1; Eunice Park-Lee, PhD1; Chunfeng Ren, PhD1; Monica Cornelius, PhD2; Ahmed Jamal, MBBS2; Karen A.
For detail: cdc.gov
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cdc.gov

Youth Tobacco Prevention

About 1 in 3 high school students currently use tobacco. Youth use of tobacco products in any form is unsafe, irrespective of whether it is smoked, smokeless, or electronic.
For detail: cdc.gov
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bloomberg.com

First Cigarette Authorized by FDA to “Help You Smoke Less” Now Available Across Colorado

First Cigarette Authorized by FDA to “Help You Smoke Less” Now Available.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Oct 07, 2022
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Source: medicaldialogues.in

Smoking increases risk of viral respiratory infections including infections with coronavirus

Smoking increases risk of viral respiratory infections including infections with coronavirus Researchers at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center have found in a new research that current smokers have a 12% increased risk of a laboratory-confirmed viral infection and a 48% increased risk of being diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.
For detail: medicaldialogues.in
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: weareiowa.com

More than 2.5 million teenagers reported e-cigarette use in 2022

WASHINGTON — Over 2.5 million middle and high school students in the U.S.
For detail: weareiowa.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wbiw.com

Make tobacco cessation your goal for Healthy Lung Month

BLOOMINGTON – Many health-related issues are recognized in October. Don’t let Healthy Lung Month get lost in the shuffle.
For detail: wbiw.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelocal.no

Norway plans to limit the amount of tobacco you can bring into the country

Should the government's new budget proposal be adopted, the quota for bringing tobacco products to Norway from abroad will be halved.
For detail: thelocal.no
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: pbs.org

New survey suggests little progress against stopping U.S. teens from vaping

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest government study on teen vaping suggests there’s been little progress in keeping e-cigarettes out of the hands of kids.
For detail: pbs.org
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: malaysianow.com

Smoking endgame bill not to 'criminalise children', says Khairy

The health minister says compounds for minors who smoke are provided for in the existing regulations, and that it cannot be registered as a criminal offence.
For detail: malaysianow.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Both electronic cigarette advertising and peer influence are significantly associated with e-cigarette initiation among U.S.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: movies.yahoo.com

China officially bans fruit flavorings in e-cigarettes

China has joined a handful of countries in banning flavored vapes to combat underage use of nicotine.
For detail: movies.yahoo.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cityam.com

Tobacco chief denies unfair Western focus for vape strategy

Top dog at cigarette giant British American Tobacco (BAT) has pushed back against claims that the company’s focus for smoking alternatives has unfairly focused on the West, calling this narrative “superficial”.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk

Teenagers assaulted after electronic cigarette dispute

TWO teenagers were assaulted and robbed in an altercation about an e-cigarette, police said.
For detail: rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: biznews.com

Smokers are going to smoke, they should at least be given a choice to opt for harm reduction

There are various reasons why millions upon millions of people still smoke in spite of all the anti-smoking efforts across the globe, which are increasingly ramping up.
For detail: biznews.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris offers EU concessions in $16 bln Swedish Match deal

A Philip Morris logo is pictured on a factory in Serrieres near Neuchatel, Switzerland December 8, 2017.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: businessinsider.co.za

A total ban on public indoor smoking, no more branded boxes: tobacco plan moves closer to law

Cigarettes and vapes – and those in South Africa who smoke them – are on track to face much tighter regulation.
For detail: businessinsider.co.za
Published Oct 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: abccolumbia.com

E-cigarette use among teens increases 21% over previous year, study finds

(ABC NEWS)—About 2.55 million middle and high schoolers in the United States reported using e-cigarettes, an increase of 21.5% from those who reported using those products last year, a new federal study shows.
For detail: abccolumbia.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: manilastandard.net

Snowplus supports Vape Bill for better e-cigarette quality

Shenzhen, China—Snowplus said it is committed to raising industry quality and standards to deliver safe and reliable e-cigarettes to consumers in the Philippines.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: sciencedaily.com

Smoking increases the risk of illness and viral infection, including type of coronavirus

A new study led by UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers shows that current smokers have a 12% increased risk of a laboratory-confirmed viral infection and a 48% increased risk of being diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.
For detail: sciencedaily.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: homenewshere.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

Yu Wang, Ph.D., from the School of Public Health at Georgia State University in Atlanta, and colleagues examined how e-cigarette advertising exposure and parental and peer use are associated with e-cigarette use among U.S.
For detail: homenewshere.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: guardian.co.tt

Philip Morris warns of increased illicit trade due to new regulations

Philip Mor­ris In­ter­na­tion­al (PMI) has ex­pressed con­cern that reg­u­la­tions cur­rent­ly in place to have on­ly one cig­a­rette dis­penser in es­tab­lish­ments may do more harm than good and fu­el the il­le­gal cig­a­rette trade.
For detail: guardian.co.tt
Published Oct 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Impact of electronic cigarette and heated tobacco product on conventional smoking: an Italian prospective cohort study conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic

Objective Debate continues about whether electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and heated tobacco products (HTP) reduce or increase the probability of smoking, with many studies compromised by stated or unstated conflicts of interest.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: einnews.com

First Cigarette Authorized by FDA to “Help You Smoke Less” Now Available Across Colorado

/EIN News/ -- VLN® cigarettes from 22nd Century Group contain 95% less nicotine than conventional cigarettes, greatly reducing nicotine consumption to help smokers smoke less; support State and FDA goals of reducing tobacco harm DENVER, Oct.
For detail: einnews.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: exposetobacco.org

Smoking, Nicotine and the Global Mental Health Crisis

Evidence shows nicotine and smoking may make mental health issues worse It’s the pandemic. It’s economic instability. It’s political unrest.
For detail: exposetobacco.org
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: enca.com

New smoking laws to affect vaping industry

File: US authorities said last month that there had been 47 deaths this year from a lung illness tied to vaping.
For detail: enca.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newswise.com

Flavored E-Cigarettes Continue to Drive Increase in Tobacco Use Among Kids

Newswise — Oct. 6, 2022 – Today’s data from the CDC Youth Tobacco Survey provides alarming, disappointing, but unsurprising news: more kids are using e-cigarette products.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: saltwire.com

Philip Morris expects EU nod on $16 billion Swedish Match in late October

BRUSSELS (Reuters) -Philip Morris International expects EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for tobacco and nicotine products maker Swedish Match in late October, the company said on Tuesday.
For detail: saltwire.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

PMI Won’t Drop Swedish Match Bid: Olczak

Philip Morris International has no intention to drop its bid for Swedish Match, CEO Jacek Olczak told Reuters.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

Philip Morris Argues to Allow Imports of Heated Tobacco Sticks

A three-judge panel at the Federal Circuit probed the meaning of “consult” in a statute requiring the International Trade Commission to engage with other agencies before barring certain products, such as Philip Morris Products SA‘s IQOS heated tobacco sticks. . . .
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Paper COPD]

Source: hindawi.com

Public Health Practitioners’ Knowledge towards Nicotine and Other Cigarette Components on Various Human Diseases in Pakistan: A Contribution to Smoking Cessation Policies

Smoking cessation seems to be a weak link in the struggle against tobacco epidemic in Pakistan. Awareness regarding nicotine is lacking not only in the general population but also among public health practitioners.
For detail: hindawi.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

CDC: 2.5 million middle and high schoolers use e-cigarettes

New data show that more than 2.5 million middle and high school students in the U.S.
For detail: healio.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: health.ucdavis.edu

Smoking increases the risk of illness and viral infection, including type of coronavirus

A new study led by UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers shows that current smokers have a 12% increased risk of a laboratory-confirmed viral infection and a 48% increased risk of being diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.
For detail: health.ucdavis.edu
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencedirect.com

Potential effects of nicotine content in cigarettes on use of other substances

A national nicotine reduction policy has the potential to reduce cigarette smoking and associated adverse health impacts among vulnerable populations.
For detail: sciencedirect.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: techcrunch.com

China officially bans fruit flavorings in e-cigarettes

China has joined a handful of countries in banning flavored vapes to combat underage use of nicotine.
For detail: techcrunch.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - BAT publishes ambitious roadmap to reach Net Zero by 2050

BAT’s Low-Carbon Transition Plan further demonstrates our Race to Zero commitment to achieving climate change emission reduction targets.
For detail: bat.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: barrons.com

Juul Said to Be Looking at Financing Options for a Potential Bankruptcy

Juul looks to be a step closer to a potential bankruptcy filing as it reportedly explores financing options while battling the Food and Drug Administration over whether it can keep its e-cigarettes on the U.S. market.
For detail: barrons.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fox21news.com

More than 2.5 million youths reported E-cigarette use in 2022

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — 2.55 million middle and high school students reported current (past 30-days) use of e-cigarettes nationwide in 2022, according to a new study released by the U.S.
For detail: fox21news.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: clickondetroit.com

University of Michigan banning tobacco use on all three of its campuses

ANN ARBOR – Effective Nov. 17, the University of Michigan will ban the use of all tobacco products on its three campuses.
For detail: clickondetroit.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Relationship Between Vaping and Gum Disease

A number of studies by researchers at NYU College of Dentistry, suggest that vapers tend to have a unique oral microbiome and immune responses, leading to possible gum disease.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesscann.com

Sanity Group’s Record Funding Round Led By BAT Could Bring More Big-Tobacco Capital To Cannabis, But Concerns Remain Over Conflicts Of Interest

LAST week Berlin-based cannabis operator Sanity Group closed Europe’s largest ever cannabis investment round worth €37.
For detail: businesscann.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - Health Education And Prohibition. Are They Incompatible?

The 5th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction took place on the 21st and 22nd of September 2022. This year’s theme was Novel products, research and Policy.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: benzinga.com

E-Cigarette Maker Juul Mulls Potential Bankruptcy

FOR ONLY $1: During this bear market you can follow full-time trader Chris Capre & get his options trades in real-time.
For detail: benzinga.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: gov.gg

Smokers in Guernsey urged to join the Stoptober challenge

The campaign's aim is to encourage smokers to stop smoking in October and stay stopped for 28 days.
For detail: gov.gg
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Juul]

Source: youtube.com

Bernstein initiates Airbnb coverage, Juul prepares for potential bankruptcy

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For detail: youtube.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: cbc.ca

Most toxic drug deaths are now from smoking. Advocates ask when B.C. will adjust to that reality

74% of toxic drug deaths in the Northern Interior last year were from smoking, coroners' statistics show The majority of illicit drug deaths in every Health Service Delivery Area in the province were caused by smoking, according to 2021 figures from the B.
For detail: cbc.ca
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: digitaljournal.com

Smart E-cigarette Market Comprehensive Study Explore Huge Growth in Future

Latest Study on Industrial Growth of Global Smart E-cigarette Market 2022-2028. A detailed study accumulated to offer Latest insights about acute features of the Smart E-cigarette market.
For detail: digitaljournal.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: patch.com

The FDA Banned Stanford-Born Company Juul From Selling Its Products. Researchers Disagree On If That Was The Right Call.

Researchers specializing in the effects of e-cigarette usage expressed mixed opinions on Juul's role in the teenage vaping crisis.
For detail: patch.com
Published Oct 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: seekingalpha.com

FDA says more than 2.5M U.S. middle & high school students use e-cigarettes

Set of colorful disposable electronic cigarettes on a black background with colour smoke. The concept of modern smoking, vaping and nicotine.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thebharatexpressnews.com

China officially bans fruit flavors in e-cigarettes

China has joined a handful of countries in banning flavored vapes to curb the use of nicotine by minors.
For detail: thebharatexpressnews.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nonpareilonline.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Both electronic cigarette advertising and peer influence are significantly associated with e-cigarette initiation among U.S.
For detail: nonpareilonline.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

UKVIA Welcomes Vaping Evidence Review

The U.K. Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA) welcomed the first vaping evidence review published by the Office for Health Improvement and Disparities (OHID).
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: allafrica.com

Smoking Rates Declining Among High Income People In Low Smoking Prevalence Countries

Data from the just ended 5th Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction in Greece indicates that disparities exist to smoking trends in countries where smoking prevalence is low, with those from low income backgrounds constituting the biggest number of smokers.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: thedeepdive.ca

Juul Labs Reportedly Considering Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

E-cigarette maker Juul Labs has reportedly been holding informal discussions about funding a potential Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
For detail: thedeepdive.ca
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

China: Flavored E-cigarettes Still Available After Ban

Many businesses in China continued selling fruit-flavored e-cigarettes after a ban on such products took effect Oct.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Both GST and Excise duty can be imposed on tobacco: Karnataka HC

The Karnataka High Court has ruled that the Union government is entitled to levy Central GST (CGST) as well as excise duty on tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: stanforddaily.com

The FDA banned Stanford-born company Juul from selling its products. Researchers disagree on if that was the right call.

Following the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) initial ban on Juul sales in the U.S.
For detail: stanforddaily.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: vaping360.com

Juul Labs Considers Bankruptcy as Pressures Grow

Following widespread speculation yesterday that Juul Labs was on the verge of filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy, both Bloomberg News and the Wall Street Journal reported that such a decision has not yet been made.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kpvi.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Both electronic cigarette advertising and peer influence are significantly associated with e-cigarette initiation among U.S.
For detail: kpvi.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[FED Vaping]

Source: advertiserandtimes.co.uk

Is vaping safe? Do disposables encourage youngsters to smoke, and why are so many shops now selling them?

WHILE fashion and department stores are disappearing from our high streets at an alarming rate, there has been a boom in outlets feeding an ever-increasing demand for vaping.
For detail: advertiserandtimes.co.uk
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: katu.com

Portland Public Schools sues e-cigarette maker Juul

FILE - In this April 16, 2019, file photo, a woman exhales a puff of vapor from a Juul pen in Vancouver, Wash.
For detail: katu.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: trtworld.com

Flawed taxation puts Bangladesh among largest tobacco-consuming nations

The country aspires to become tobacco free by 2040 – but to achieve that goal 37.8 million Bangladeshis will have to quit smoking or consuming tobacco products.
For detail: trtworld.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: scnow.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Both electronic cigarette advertising and peer influence are significantly associated with e-cigarette initiation among U.S.
For detail: scnow.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wfmz.com

Exposure to Advertising Tied to Teen E-Cigarette Use

TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Both electronic cigarette advertising and peer influence are significantly associated with e-cigarette initiation among U.S.
For detail: wfmz.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: gazettextra.com

Vaping needs stricter regulations

Despite the proven health risks in vaping—inhaling misted nicotine—e-cigarette companies have marketed it as a healthier alternative to cigarettes.
For detail: gazettextra.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: fox10tv.com

Law enforcement concerned about vaping in Daphne schools

DAPHNE, Ala. (WALA) - The Daphne Police Department is sending a warning to parents concerning vaping. They put that warning on Facebook Tuesday afternoon.
For detail: fox10tv.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thetowntalk.com

Rapides School Board goes back to harsher student vaping policy, but discussion isn't over

Pineville High principal: 'I thought a 16-year-old was about to have a stroke and die on my campus? I want something done.
For detail: thetowntalk.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lawbeat.in

Tobacco is not food to be regulated under FSSA'-Delhi High Court sets aside Ban on Gutka, Pan Masala in NCT

Court noted, "...FSSA warrants to lay down science-based standards for food and regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import to ensure availability of wholesome food for human consumption.
For detail: lawbeat.in
Published Oct 04, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: money.usnews.com

Philip Morris Expects EU Nod on $16 Billion Swedish Match in Late October

BRUSSELS (Reuters) -Philip Morris International expects EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for tobacco and nicotine products maker Swedish Match in late October, the company said on Tuesday.
For detail: money.usnews.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: businesstech.co.za

New smoking laws coming for South Africa

The Department of Health has gazetted the explanatory notes for the Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill, which it intends to introduce to the National Assembly in the coming weeks.
For detail: businesstech.co.za
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Paper Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

Chemical characterisation of the vapour emitted by an e-cigarette using a ceramic wick-based technology

Fourth-generation ‘pod’ e-cigarette devices have been driven by technological advances in electronic atomization of the e-liquid.
For detail: nature.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: curtin.edu.au

Vaping vs. Smoking

The fact that smoking is harmful is not a novel idea. Smoking causes 7 million death per year and smokers live on average 10 years less than non-smokers (Striley & Nutley, 2020).
For detail: curtin.edu.au
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Gopeng MP: Regulate Vape Separately From Smoked Tobacco

Gopeng MP and former deputy health minister Dr Lee Boon Chye. Picture dated August 1, 2018, from Facebook @leeboonchye.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Oct 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: koin.com

Portland Public Schools files suit against e-cigarette company Juul

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Portland Public Schools is suing the e-cigarette company Juul Labs Inc.
For detail: koin.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: universitybusiness.com

How many universities are truly 100% tobacco free? This big one will be soon

Calling it a “natural progression of our efforts to improve the overall well-being” of its campus, the University of Michigan will be installing a ban on e-cigarettes and other similar vaping devices and products by the middle of November.
For detail: universitybusiness.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: tricitynews.com

Now is always the best time to quit smoking

Cigarettes are loaded with harmful chemicals, not just nicotine.Getty Images/Peter Dazeley It is safe to say that most people who smoke regret ever starting.
For detail: tricitynews.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Paper Smoking]

Source: academic.oup.com

Current Smoking and Risk of Coronavirus Infection and Illness in a Highly Controlled Challenge Study: A Re-analysis of the British Cold Study

Meta-analyses have shown an association between smoking and the risk of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) disease severity, but the risk of smoking and coronavirus infection is less clear.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: eurekalert.org

Smoking increases the risk of illness and viral infection, including type of coronavirus

A new study led by UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers shows that current smokers have a 12% increased risk of a laboratory-confirmed viral infection and a 48% increased risk of being diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris asks U.S. appeals court to overturn import ban on IQOS tobacco devices

Electric tobacco heating system IQOS of cigarette maker Philip Morris Switzerland is displayed after a news conference in Bern The charger and the holder (top) of the electric tobacco heating system IQOS of cigarette maker Philip Morris Switzerland are displayed after a news conference in Bern, Switzerland November 19, 2019.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: acosh.org

It’s the 10-year anniversary of one of Australia’s most successful tobacco control measures: plain packaging

On 1 October 2012, plain packaging legislation came into effect and changed the way smokers viewed their pack of cigarettes.
For detail: acosh.org
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

Report: Tobacco industry continuing decades-long targeting of Black communities, women, youth with menthol products

DALLAS, October 4, 2022 — The massive growth in popularity of menthol cigarettes over several decades is the result of the tobacco industry’s intense and persistent targeting of Black communities, women and youth – a campaign the industry continues today with new products and marketing campaigns.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: indiaeducationdiary.in

King’s College London: Vaping substantially less harmful than smoking, largest review of its kind finds

New research from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King’s College London has found that the use of vaping products rather than smoking leads to a substantial reduction in exposure to toxicants that promote cancer, lung disease and cardiovascular disease.
For detail: indiaeducationdiary.in
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: record.umich.edu

U-M to ban tobacco product use on all campuses

The University of Michigan will prohibit the use of all tobacco products on all of its campuses effective Nov. 17, in conjunction with the Great American Smokeout.
For detail: record.umich.edu
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vator.tv

Offering financial incentives for quitting smoking, Vincere Health raises $1.75M

The company provides a CO device, and rewards members when they prove they've cut down on cigarettes Nearly 5 trillion cigarettes are consumed each year around the world, contributing to more than 8 million deaths.
For detail: vator.tv
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: santafenewmexican.com

Big Tobacco doesn't deserve a seat in the classroom

Backpacks are being filled, lunches packed, crisp cool mornings are returning and stress levels are rising — it’s back-to-school season again.
For detail: santafenewmexican.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: edie.net

British American Tobacco publishes ‘transition plan’ to reach net-zero emissions

British American Tobacco (BAT) has unveiled a detailed “transition” plan to net-zero emissions across its entire value chain, focusing on renewables procurement, scenario analysis and supplier engagement.
For detail: edie.net
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: chronicleonline.com

Judge says cigarette maker should pay Florida

TALLAHASSEE — In a case involving tens of millions of dollars a year, a judge has sided with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
For detail: chronicleonline.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: academic.oup.com

Immediate Switching to Reduced Nicotine Cigarettes in a U.S.-Based Sample: The Impact on Cannabis Use and Related Variables at 20 Weeks

The FDA proposed rule-making to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to minimally-addictive levels. Research suggests decreasing nicotine levels [i.e.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Oct 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: yorkpress.co.uk

We need to know the facts about the risks of vaping

We need to know the facts about the risks of vaping, says Phil Shepherdson We need to know the facts about the risks of vaping, says Phil Shepherdson The latest news about the craze for vaping by a large number of young people creates an unknown environment.
For detail: yorkpress.co.uk
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: liverpoolecho.co.uk

Council vows war on 'irresponsible' vape companies as kids get hooked on sweet-flavoured nicotine

Vape products often come in sweet flavours, with colourful packaging and fun mascots Vape products often come in sweet flavours, with colourful packaging and fun mascots Liverpool City Council has vowed to take a stand against 'irresponsible' vape companies which they say are deliberately marketing their addictive, nicotine-filled products to children.
For detail: liverpoolecho.co.uk
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: detroitnews.com

Vaping, smokeless tobacco products to be banned at UM

Vaping will be banned on the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses when its new tobacco policy is updated next month.
For detail: detroitnews.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Australian Vape Report Fails to Consider Crucial Factors

Angering many vapers, a report on vaping recently released by the Australian National University’s National Centre for Epidemiology and Public Health (NCEPH), fails to consider previous scientific research by established health entities indicating the relative benefits of vaping products and insists the products should be fully suppressed.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: business-standard.com

Both CGST and excise duty can be imposed on tobacco products: Karnataka HC

The Karnataka High Court has ruled that the Union government is entitled to levy Central GST (CGST) as well as excise duty on tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
For detail: business-standard.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: conservativehome.com

David Waterfield: Health officials have embraced vaping as a means to help people quit, and the numbers speak for themselves

David Waterfield is the Area Director, British American Tobacco, North-Western Europe Area.
For detail: conservativehome.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thenationalnews.com

Dubai court orders men to pay Dh655,000 fine for importing cigarettes without paying tax

All packets sold in the UAE should have 'paid tax' marked with red stickers to stop smuggling of tobacco products Two men in Dubai were sentenced to jail and fined Dh655,000 for evading taxes on 65,000 packets of cigarettes.
For detail: thenationalnews.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[FED Vaping]

Source: kentonline.co.uk

Is vaping safe? Do disposables encourage youngsters to smoke and just why are so many shops now selling them?

While fashion and department stores are disappearing from Kent's high streets at an alarming rate, there has been a boom in outlets feeding an ever-increasing demand for vaping.
For detail: kentonline.co.uk
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsdayexpress.com

E-cigarette news: The business of smoke flourishing, which did not spare even Garba

The Government of India had banned e-cigarettes in the country in September 2019, but despite this, it is easily available in cigarette shops and online marketplaces.
For detail: newsdayexpress.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leaderpost.com

Philip Morris set for EU nod on Swedish Match deal, sources say

BRUSSELS — Philip Morris (PMI) is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for tobacco and nicotine products maker Swedish Match, people close to the matter said on Tuesday.
For detail: leaderpost.com
Published Oct 01, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: respiratory-research.biomedcentral.com

Association of tobacco product use with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) prevalence and incidence in Waves 1 through 5 (2013–2019) of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study

We examined the association of non-cigarette tobacco use on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) risk in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study.
For detail: respiratory-research.biomedcentral.com
Published Oct 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Study: Smoking Costs U.S. Economy Billions

Smoking cost the U.S. economy $891 billion in 2020, almost 10 times the cigarette industry’s revenue of $92 billion, reports Medical Xpress, citing a new American Cancer Society study.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Report: Vaping Less Harmful Than Smoking

Using vaping products rather than cigarettes leads to a substantial reduction in exposure to toxicants that promote cancer, lung disease and cardiovascular disease, according to new research from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nltimes.nl

Thousands of people are trying to quit smoking for Stoptober

Thousands of people will try to get rid of their addiction to cigarettes in the next four weeks.
For detail: nltimes.nl
Published Oct 01, 2022
[0]

Source: channelnewsasia.com

About 7 in 1,000 students caught for smoking and vaping offences over past 3 years: MOE

The average number of students caught for smoking and vaping offences has "remained low" over the past three years, says the Ministry of Education.
For detail: channelnewsasia.com
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: chronicleonline.com

School Board approves purchase, discusses vaping

On Tuesday, Sept. 27, the Citrus County School Board held a special meeting where the board members approved the purchase of a 20-foot used refrigerated truck due to a more than a year delay of the previously approved new refrigerated truck from the factory.
For detail: chronicleonline.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[COPD FED Cigarette]

Source: thepermanentejournal.org

Electronic Cigarettes: A Narrative Review and Cohort Study of Electronic Cigarette Users in the Otolaryngology Clinic


For detail: thepermanentejournal.org
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: morningstar.com

Altria and Juul end noncompete deal: Here's what that means for e-cigarette sales and marketing

Altria Group Inc. said Friday it has taken a step that extricates it from its noncompete arrangement with vaping company Juul Labs Inc., freeing both companies to pursue their own strategies.
For detail: morningstar.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: breakinglatest.news

The national standard of electronic cigarettes has been closed, and some stores have closed

The national standard of electronic cigarettes has been closed, and some stores have closed | Electronic cigarette | Tobacco_Sina Technology_Sina On October 1, the Mandatory National Standard for Electronic Cigarettes (hereinafter referred to as the “National Standard for Electronic Cigarettes”) was officially implemented.
For detail: breakinglatest.news
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelancet.com

A healthy future for children and adolescents

We welcome the Lancet Series on child and adolescent health and development and, specifically, the overview of evidence-based interventions.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Oct 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

International health groups hail Malaysia's tobacco bill

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 1): Several individuals and international health groups have hailed the Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill 2022, describing it as a game changer for tobacco control.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Oct 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: spokesman.com

Altria can sell its own e-cigarettes after ending deal with Juul

Altria Group has ended a deal that barred it from competing with Juul Labs Inc., opening the door for the Marlboro maker to buy an e-cigarette company or develop its own vaping products.
For detail: spokesman.com

News Excerpts of September-2022

Published Sep 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study Questions Whether Vaping Promotes Smoking or Smoking Cessation?

Given that alcohol use has been associated with a higher likelihood of using tobacco, the current study looked into the smoking and vaping patterns of young adult binge drinkers.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 30, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: miragenews.com

Association of e-cigarette advertising, parental, peer influence with adolescent e-cigarette use

About The Study: This study of 11,600 adolescents found that e-cigarette advertising and peer influence were significantly associated with initiation of e-cigarette use.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Sep 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: asia.nikkei.com

Philip Morris to make heated tobacco sticks in Philippines

Philip Morris' handheld IQOS device heats tobacco without burning it, producing a vapor but not smoke or ash.
For detail: asia.nikkei.com
Published Sep 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Scientific Summit - How to protect the youth from Novel products?

Dr Shahab is Professor of Health Psychology at University College London and past President for the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco he 5th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction opened in Athens on September 21st, 2022, for two days with attendance―physical and virtual―of over 240 participants from 41 countries.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: zeenews.india.com

World Heart Day 2022: Quit SMOKING otherwise your heart...

This World Heart Day let's find out the most common habits that affect the heart and why lifestyle changes are very much needed in this day and age.
For detail: zeenews.india.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Switch from smoking to vaping cuts health risks substantially, report finds

Vaping is substantially less harmful than smoking, according to a major review of nicotine products, but action is needed to tackle the sharp rise in e-cigarette use among children.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

Juul exec slams FDA over its approach to regulating vaping

WASHINGTON — A Juul executive fiercely criticized the Food and Drug Administration’s approach toward regulating vaping companies during a tobacco industry conference Thursday.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: shine.cn

National standards for e-cigarettes to take effect on October 1

Dubbed as an access threshold for the industry, mandatory national standards for e-cigarettes will go into effect on October 1.
For detail: shine.cn
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Report: Australia’s Vaping Regime, A Predictable Failure

“When one of the world’s most respected Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) experts concludes that Australia’s anti-vaping regime is a ‘policy failure’, then the country’s approach to tobacco control needs urgent reviewing,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Co-ordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news.stv.tv

I quit smoking... but vaping just became another addiction'

Concerns a health crisis looms on the horizon as Scottish Government considers regulating vaping. Ryan McNairn started smoking when he was 17.
For detail: news.stv.tv
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: malaya.com.ph

Philip Morris 1st MNC to invest in cigarette alternative in PH

P8.8B investment. PMFTC will open manufacturing lines to produce specially designed heated tobacco sticks for its smoke-free products.
For detail: malaya.com.ph
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: khmertimeskh.com

E-cigarettes sale geared to attract children, youths

Civil society organisations have expressed grave concern that companies and distributors of e-cigarettes have remodelled their products to attract youths and children.
For detail: khmertimeskh.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: kcl.ac.uk

Vaping substantially less harmful than smoking, largest review of its kind finds

New research from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King’s College London has found that the use of vaping products rather than smoking leads to a substantial reduction in exposure to toxicants that promote cancer, lung disease and cardiovascular disease.
For detail: kcl.ac.uk
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: indianexpress.com

How smoking thickens blood vessels and damages the heart

Even people who smoke less than five cigarettes a day can show signs of cardiovascular disease. Smoking harms blood vessels, causing them to thicken and constrict, limiting blood flow.
For detail: indianexpress.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hindustantimes.com

How menthol cigarette bans encourage smokers to quit: Study

In fact, the higher quit rate of 12% for menthol smokers following the European ban is higher than the higher quit rate of 7.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: globaltimes.cn

China tightens e-cigarette regulations, requires firms to obtain licenses

China Tobacco, the cigarette market supervisor, issued a document on its official website on Thursday requiring domestic e-cigarette manufacturers and traders to obtain a license before operating their business, further tightening the regulations for e-cigarettes.
For detail: globaltimes.cn
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Vaping ‘substantially less harmful than smoking’, study suggests

Using a vape instead of smoking cigarettes leads to a “substantial reduction in exposure” to toxic substances that have been linked to smoking-related diseases, a new study has found.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: euronews.com

Philip Morris not planning to drop $16 billion Swedish Match bid - CEO

A giant energy producer, Norway finds itself at the forefront of an energy crisis that reached dramatic new heights on Tuesday after the alleged sabotage of Russia's Nord Stream gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Association of e-cigarette advertising, parental, peer influence with adolescent e-cigarette use

About The Study: This study of 11,600 adolescents found that e-cigarette advertising and peer influence were significantly associated with initiation of e-cigarette use.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: euractiv.com

The EU future of novel tobacco products

Novel tobacco products such as electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco are increasingly replacing traditional cigarettes, which according to the World Health Organisation, cost Europe nearly 700,000 deaths every year.
For detail: euractiv.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dailypioneer.com

Experts call for stringent tobacco-control law in country

Tobacco consumption not only causes cancer but also breaks hearts by causing cardiovascular diseases, experts warned on Wednesday as they called for a stringent tobacco-control law seeking to ban public designated smoking zones and advertisements at the point of sale among others.
For detail: dailypioneer.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bloomberg.com

Vaping Is Far Less Risky Than Smoking and Helps People Quit, Says UK Report

Vaping poses significantly fewer risks than smoking and has a slightly better success rate than other methods of giving up cigarettes, according to a study commissioned by the UK government.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: beckershospitalreview.com

Smoking has cost US economy $891B: American Cancer Society

Smoking cost the U.S. economy $436.7 billion in 2020, according to a Sept. 28 report from the American Cancer Society.
For detail: beckershospitalreview.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Young non-smokers told not to take up vaping by experts

Researchers looked at the evidence and say while vaping is far safer than cigarettes, the long-term effects of vapes are still unknown.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - BAT calls for collaboration to accelerate tobacco harm reduction

Kingsley Wheaton, BAT’s Chief Growth Officer, delivered a keynote speech at the 2022 Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum (GTNF) in Washington, D.C.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: york.gov.uk

Free help for teenagers to quit vaping

A rise in teenagers vaping and smoking in York is being tackled head on by City of York Council, which is launching a new campaign to offer free support.
For detail: york.gov.uk
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: thelancet.com

Cigarette smoking — a persistent burden on the US economy

In 2020, the US experienced $436·7bn of economic loss as a result of cigarette smoking.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: seekingalpha.com

Philip Morris is not withdrawing bid for Swedish Match- CEO says

Philip Morris (NYSE:PM) CEO Jacek Olczak told Reuters the company is not considering pulling back its offer for Swedish Match (OTCPK:SWMAY).
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris not planning to drop $16 bln Swedish Match bid - CEO

GDANSK/LONDON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Philip Morris International (PM.N) is not considering withdrawing its offer for Swedish Match (SWMA.ST) despite deteriorating global economic conditions and has "options on the table" including holding a majority stake, its CEO told Reuters.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Ignore those with vested interests and enact tobacco control law, urges CAP

CAP president Mohideen Abdul Kader said lawmakers should not give in to the pressure and abdicate their responsibility to the public to enact laws to protect their lives and health.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Economic losses from smoking far outweigh any economic benefit from the tobacco industry

New findings by the American Cancer Society (ACS) found cumulative economic losses from cigarette smoking topped $891 billion in 2020, or 4.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: money.usnews.com

Philip Morris Not Planning to Drop $16 Billion Swedish Match Bid - CEO

GDANSK/LONDON (Reuters) -Philip Morris International is not considering withdrawing its offer for Swedish Match despite deteriorating global economic conditions and has "options on the table" including holding a majority stake, its CEO told Reuters.
For detail: money.usnews.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

Former global health chief slams SA tobacco legislation

Former secretary general of the World Medical Association Dr Delon Human has slammed SA’s tobacco lawmakers for likening tobacco harm reduction products to combustible tobacco.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

Philip Morris to invest add’l P8.8 B for smoke-free production line in PH

Philip Morris International (PMI), the world’s largest cigarette manufacturer, has announced plans to invest an additional P8.8 billion (approximately $150 million) in its Philippine affiliate PMFTC Inc.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

Why Nigerians Should Embrace Tobacco Harm Reduction– Aguoru

Okechukwu Aguoru is the general manager, Nigeria, of Philip Morris International.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: indiatoday.in

Doctors explain how passive smoking increases chances of heart diseases

Passive smoking simply means being near a smoker and inhaling the smoke they exhale, while also taking in a whiff of the burnt part of the cigarette.
For detail: indiatoday.in
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: financialpost.com

Philip Morris not planning to drop Swedish Match bid - CEO

GDANSK/LONDON — Philip Morris is not considering withdrawing its offer for Swedish Match despite deteriorating global economic conditions and has “options on the table” including holding a majority stake, its CEO told Reuters.
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Protect children through implementation of smoke-free areas: Ministry

Screenshot of Health Ministry's Director of Noncommunicable Diseases Prevention and Handling Eva Susanti (upper left) at the Healthy Heart for All talk show followed online in Jakarta, Tuesday (September 27, 2022).
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswireindia.com

New Survey from Philip Morris International Reveals Strong Societal Support for Disruptive Innovations to Drive Public Health Progress

A new international survey released today by Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) reveals that despite broad public support for disruptive innovation to address global challenges, issues such as lack of equal access are likely to stall progress.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: businessmirror.com.ph

New study reveals lung injuries not caused by nicotine vaping

Given the inherent unlikelihood of the associated lung injury caused by e-cigarettes, some 75 multi-disciplinary experts petitioned the CDC to change the name of the disease as it is misleading, and it falsely implies that all vaping devices cause this disorder when the only identified cause has been THC vaping products contaminated with vitamin E acetate.
For detail: businessmirror.com.ph
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: brandspurng.com

Vaping For Smoking Cessation: Is It An Effective Tool?

A recent whitepaper by the World Health Organisation (WHO) states that the number of smokers worldwide is in decline.
For detail: brandspurng.com
Published Sep 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: abc.net.au

Vapes and illegal tobacco seized from southern Queensland stores in police raids after tip-offs

Queensland Health and police have seized more than 800 vapes and 30 kilograms of tobacco across southern Queensland, following tip-offs from the public.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: truthinitiative.org

How tobacco control researchers can make flavored tobacco policies equitable

Tobacco control researchers should consider equity throughout the policymaking process to ensure flavored tobacco policies are as effective as possible and reduce health disparities, according to a Truth Initiative and University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center commentary in Preventive Medicine.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thegreyhound.org

FDA’s Attempts to Reduce Vaping are Ineffective and Push Young Adults to More Dangerous Methods

FDA’s Attempts to Reduce Vaping are Ineffective and Push Young Adults to More Dangerous Methods The following represents the opinion of the student reporter and does not represent the views of Loyola University Maryland, the Greyhound, or Loyola University’s Department of Communication.
For detail: thegreyhound.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thebeijinger.com

Delayed Ban on Sale of Non-Tobacco Flavored Vapes Set to Go Ahead on Oct 1

Attention China’s vaping community, this is not a drill! The delayed ban on the sale of non-tobacco flavored vapes is set to take effect on Oct 1.
For detail: thebeijinger.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: technologynetworks.com

AI Tool Finds Link Between Tobacco Smoking and Bladder Cancer

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have for the first time discovered a pattern of DNA mutations that links bladder cancer to tobacco smoking.
For detail: technologynetworks.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: sydney.edu.au

Study provides new insights on teen vaping behaviour in Australia

Teen vaping has been in the news, with reports of rapidly increasing use and illegal sales of e-cigarettes. As a Four Corners documentary on ABC TV earlier this year showed, parents and schools are struggling to manage this swift rise in vaping, with fears children are addicted and harming their health.
For detail: sydney.edu.au
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: streetinsider.com

New Survey from Philip Morris International Reveals Strong Societal Support for Disruptive Innovations to Drive Public Health Progress

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new international survey released today by Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: streetinsider.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: practicebusiness.co.uk

Child vaping is becoming a ‘public health catastrophe’

CREDIT: This is an edited version of an article that originally appeared in the Guardian Despite it being illegal to sell vaping devices to under-18s, research indicates a steep rise in underage vaping over the last five years.
For detail: practicebusiness.co.uk
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: pmi.com

Public calls on policymakers to prioritize disruptive innovation and progressive regulation to achieve a smoke-free future

Advances in science and technology can address the world’s most pressing public health issues, according to PMI’s latest international survey.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com

The environmental impact of tobacco products: Time to increase awareness and action

There is increasing recognition of the negative environmental effects of tobacco products. However, further research, policy and public awareness are needed to address the environmental harms caused by the tobacco industry.
For detail: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Impact of cigarette smoking on rheumatoid arthritis-associated lung diseases: a retrospective case control study on clinical and radiological features and prognosis

Our study aimed to investigate the clinical and radiological features and prognosis of male smoker patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

New machine learning tool discovers mutational signature that links bladder cancer to tobacco smoking

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have for the first time discovered a pattern of DNA mutations that links bladder cancer to tobacco smoking.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Study provides added evidence on positive public health impact of banning menthol cigarettes

A new study concludes that the 2020 European ban on menthol cigarettes made it more likely that menthol smokers would quit smoking, supporting previous Canadian research on the positive public health impact of banning menthol cigarettes.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 27, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: ncdalliance.org

Invest to protect populations from tobacco: An industry of death and disease

With 1.3 billion smokers globally, tobacco kills more than 8 million people each year, mainly through chronic noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) like cancer, cardiovascular disease and chronic respiratory diseases.
For detail: ncdalliance.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: journalnow.com

Potential California ban on menthol tobacco flavors could benefit Vuse e-cigarettes

A leading tobacco-industry analyst is forecasting that a majority of Californians will vote in favor of a proposition to ban menthol and other flavored tobacco products during the Nov. 8 general election in the state.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: imd.org

PMI's Vision of a Smoke-free Future: Can a Tobacco Company be Sustainable

This is an abridged version. Philip Morris International (PMI) CEO Andre Calantzopoulos announced in 2016 a radical pivot in the Marlboro cigarette manufacturer’s strategy: the company would shift to ‘smoke-free’ products in more than 180 countries around the world.
For detail: imd.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: drugwatch.com

Juul Takes FDA to Court to Force Document Release

Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. has filed a lawsuit to force the U.S.
For detail: drugwatch.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: consumernotice.org

Juul Labs Suing FDA to Release Documents Under Review

Last Modified: September 27, 2022 Consumernotice.org adheres to the highest ethical standards for content production and distribution.
For detail: consumernotice.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Khairy: Do The Right Thing, Support The Tobacco Bill

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin, in a pre-recorded speech, for the Generational End Game (GEG) video premiere on September 27, 2022.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

New Survey from Philip Morris International Reveals Strong Societal Support for Disruptive Innovations to Drive Public Health Progress

Nearly 7 in 10 respondents believe governments and businesses must work together to achieve significant change faster LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new international survey released today by Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bccdc.ca

Vaping and vaping-associated lung illness

Vaping is not without risk and the potential long-term effects of vaping remain unknown. It exposes users to chemicals that can cause lung damage.
For detail: bccdc.ca
Published Sep 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: arabnews.com

The need for a balanced approach to e-cigarette taxation

Since 2010, decision-makers and health authorities in Saudi Arabia have been stepping up their efforts to protect public health from the dangers of smoking tobacco-based cigarettes.
For detail: arabnews.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wfxrtv.com

Insider Q&A: FDA official on vaping’s “promise or peril”

WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s been no honeymoon period for the Food and Drug Administration’s new tobacco chief, Brian King, the public health scientist now responsible for regulating the nation’s multibillion-dollar cigarette and vaping industry.
For detail: wfxrtv.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Numerous Swedish Match Investors Oppose Deal With Philip Morris

As the deadline of a deal between Swedish Match and tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) approaches, some investors are against it, at least in its current form.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

WHO Launches App to Help Tobacco Users Quit

The “Quit Tobacco App” is the first app launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) targeting all forms of tobacco, with the aim of helping all tobacco users quit.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

The tobacco epidemic is growing in India

E-cigarettes and harm-reduction products continue to remain banned for almost three years in India, while legal sales of cigarettes, bidis and other tobacco-based products continue.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Australian teenagers are readily accessing illegal vaping products. Here’s how

Teen vaping has been in the news, with reports of rapidly increasing use and illegal sales of e-cigarettes.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theconversation.com

We asked over 700 teens where they bought their vapes. Here’s what they said

Christina Watts has received funding from the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care, NSW Ministry of Health, Cancer Council NSW, Cancer Institute NSW and the Minderoo Foundation.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: syracuse.com

A kid-saving NY law almost no one enforces: How the flavored vape ban went up in smoke

Peanut butter custard smoke fills the air in an Onondaga County vape shop behind two of the many flavored vapes the shop sells.
For detail: syracuse.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: q13fox.com

US teens are drinking, smoking less but vaping, using marijuana more, study finds

FILE - Vaping appears to have replaced cigarettes as the primary nicotine delivery device for teens.
For detail: q13fox.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mjbizdaily.com

British American Tobacco invests in German cannabis company Sanity

British American Tobacco (BAT) has taken a noncontrolling minority stake in German cannabis company Sanity Group for an undisclosed sum, the multinational tobacco giant announced Monday.
For detail: mjbizdaily.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketwatch.com

British American Tobacco takes minority position in German cannabis distributor Sanity Group

British American Tobacco BATS, 1.20% BTI, -0.52% said Monday it invested an undisclosed sum for a non-controlling minority stake in German cannabis company Sanity Group GmbH.
For detail: marketwatch.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: edweek.org

Maine Opts Out of $440M Multistate Settlement With Juul

Maine has opted out of a $440 million multistate settlement with electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs in objection to certain conditions.
For detail: edweek.org
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dispatch.com

Letters: Minorities, low-income targeted by tobacco industry. J.D. Vance lacks empathy.

Vaping can put teens at risk for cardiovascular and respiratory issues, headaches, seizures and other serious consequences, according to Dr. Judith Groner, a Nationwide Children's Hospital physician.
For detail: dispatch.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: denvergazette.com

Lawsuit against JUUL executives blocked by state Supreme Court

In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 photo, a woman using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
For detail: denvergazette.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: cureus.com

Electronic Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation: The Gap Between Behavior in Smokers and Medical Education

Introduction: E-cigarettes have engendered a great deal of controversy within the public health and medical communities.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bulgaria.postsen.com

Nicotine and its role in tobacco harm reduction research

One of the biggest health problems worldwide is smoking. Po WHO data over 8 million people die annually from smoking-related diseases, 1.2 million of whom are passive smokers.
For detail: bulgaria.postsen.com
Published Sep 26, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - BAT calls for collaboration to accelerate tobacco harm reduction

BAT’s Chief Growth Officer, Kingsley Wheaton, has called for greater collaboration between the industry, governments, and intergovernmental organisations to accelerate tobacco harm reduction becoming the tobacco control policy of choice.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 25, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thetowntalk.com

Punishment for vaping at school not strict enough, Rapides Parish principals say

Three Rapides Parish administrators asked Tuesday for policy revisions on vaping, telling a school board committee about overdoses on campuses and how hard it is to know what substances students are putting into the devices, called pens.
For detail: thetowntalk.com
Published Sep 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: themainemonitor.org

Maine vaping numbers down for students as work continues toward further bans

Although the Maine AG and a key e-cigarette manufacturer fail to agree on a deal over marketing tactics, cities are imposing bans on sales.
For detail: themainemonitor.org
Published Sep 24, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: thedailybeast.com

Juul Gets a Last-Minute Reprieve From E-Cigarette Ban

A federal appeals court hit the pause button Friday on the FDA’s ban on Juul e-cigarettes so that it can consider Juul’s request for an emergency review of the order.
For detail: thedailybeast.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: youtube.com

Hospital recruiting for trial of new treatment for vaping addiction

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: vapingpost.com

Juul Sues FDA Over Failure to Disclose Documents Justifying Ban

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just been sued by the infamous vape manufacturer, for failing to disclose documents which the agency claims support its order banning the brand from selling its products on the U.S.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thethaiger.com

Pro vaping group calls on govt to legalise e-cigarettes

The director of a pro-e-cigarette group in Thailand believes legalizing the activity would not only lead to more control over vaping amongst the kingdom’s youth but make it safer than the dreaded cancer stick.
For detail: thethaiger.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Legalisation Will Control Youth Vaping In Thailand

“Legalising and regulating vaping will give Thailand greater control over youth vaping. The ongoing ban is only making it worse,” says Asa Saligupta, Director of ECST (ENDS Cigarette Smoke Thailand).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 23, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: pressherald.com

Maine to walk away from multimillion dollar Juul settlement

Maine was set to receive about $11 million as part of a nearly $440 million settlement between the e-cigarette manufacturer and 33 states and territories.
For detail: pressherald.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: mb.com.ph

Group backs bill classifying cigarette smuggling non-bailable offense

The Fight Illicit Trade (Fight IT) Movement backed a proposed bill in the Lower House seeking to classify cigarette smuggling a non-bailable offense to curb illegal tobacco trade.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Juul files lawsuit against FDA seeking details about proposed ban of its e-cigarette products

Juul Labs Inc. has filed — as expected — a federal lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration as part of its attempt to keep its controversial electronic-cigarette products available on retail shelves.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Sep 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: aninews.in

Adopting a smoking cessation approach to save lives, Need to revisit the ban

Adopting a smoking cessation approach to save lives, Need to revisit the banAdopting a smoking cessation approach to save lives, Need to revisit the ban Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): On the back of three years of the ban on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDs).
For detail: aninews.in
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: youtube.com

Why Teens Vape: Are They Really Healthier Than Cigarettes? | Talking Point | Full Episode

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco BAT]

Source: vapingpost.com

BAT’s Revenue Rises Thanks to Sales of Alternative Nicotine Products

Announcing a 2 billion-pound buyback, last Friday tobacco giant British American Tobacco reported a 7% rise in full-year adjusted revenue to 25.7 billion pounds ($34.8 billion).
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

New GSTHR Briefing Paper: Tobacco Harm Reduction Must be Embraced in Sub-Saharan Africa

With over 200,000 smoking-related deaths in Sub-Saharan Africa each year, the region is urged to embrace tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Nicotine]

Source: vapingpost.com

BAT’s Revenue Rises Thanks to Sales of Alternative Nicotine Products

Announcing a 2 billion-pound buyback, last Friday tobacco giant British American Tobacco reported a 7% rise in full-year adjusted revenue to 25.7 billion pounds ($34.8 billion).
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
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Source: timesunion.com

Judge rules against Oregon county’s ban on flavored tobacco

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — A judge in Oregon’s Washington County has ruled against the county’s 2021 ban on flavored tobacco products, meaning adults over 21 can still buy them.
For detail: timesunion.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: techstory.in

e-cigarette Manufacturing Company Juul Takes FDA To Court

Juul Labs has taken the US Food and Drug Administration to court for not sharing with it the documents the regulator has used to ban the e-cigarette company.
For detail: techstory.in
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Global Next-Generation Tobacco Product Market Expected To Reach $67 Billion In 2030

Palm Beach, Fla., Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alternative Tobacco products market has been growing in recent years and is projected to continue to grow in the years to come at a substantially increasing pace.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mid-day.com

Three years of vape ban: Experts say the move does more harm than good for smokers trying to quit

Despite a ban on the sale, export and import of e-cigarettes in India, the use of vapes is a common sight these days in metro cities.
For detail: mid-day.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

How To Reduce Lung Cancer, Smoke-related Diseases

To drastically cut down the number of persons suffering from lung cancer and other smoke related diseases, concerted efforts must be made to reduce the number of smokers, a physician and medical oncologist, Dr Peter Harper has said.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kptv.com

Judge tosses out Washington County ban on flavored tobacco

WASHINGTON COUNTY Ore. (KPTV) - Washington County vape owners are celebrating after a judge on Monday threw out a voter-approved county ordinance that banned flavored tobacco products.
For detail: kptv.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: gateshead.gov.uk

Don't wait to quit smoking this autumn

It's never too late to quit smoking - that's the message in the run up to Stoptober - and the benefits begin within 20 minutes.
For detail: gateshead.gov.uk
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cancerhealth.com

What the $440M JUUL Settlement Really Means

JUUL announced on September 6, 2022, a tentative deal to pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year, multi-state investigation into its underage marketing practices to attract young consumers to its addictive e-cigarettes.
For detail: cancerhealth.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: businesswireindia.com

Adopting a Smoking Cessation Approach to Save Lives, Need to Revisit the Ban

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India: On the back of three years of the ban on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDs), the fifth edition of ET Consumer Freedom Conclave, an interactive thought leadership platform, saw insightful discussion and debate on the need for an effective and cohesive smoking cessation approach to improve public health was held.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

The impact of two state-level approaches to restricting the sale of flavored tobacco products

Flavored tobacco products are highly appealing to youth. The Federal government lacks a comprehensive flavored tobacco products policy and states have adopted different approaches restricting these products.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com

Sex and macroeconomic differences and trends in early attempts at cigarette smoking among adolescents: findings from 147 countries

Most tobacco users initiate smoking during adolescence. Little is known about the global prevalence and trends in early cigarette smoking among adolescents.
For detail: bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: wsmv.com

Metro smoking ban bill pushed to next council meeting

The bill would amend the current smoking ban ordinance to include all Metro establishments instead of those with age restrictions.
For detail: wsmv.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: waow.com

Health Minute: FDA warning on kids and nicotine gummies

First, there were flavored cigarettes. Then, e-cigarettes. Now, flavored gummies made with nicotine. The concern over this product is so great, it's prompted an FDA warning.
For detail: waow.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Evidence-based policy key to the success of Smokefree 2025 ambition - BATNZ

BAT New Zealand (BATNZ) has encouraged Health Committee MPs to focus on science and evidence-based approach to best achieve the New Zealand Government’s Smokefree 2025 ambition.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The FDA Sends New Warnings to Retailers of Synthetic Nicotine Vapes

Following up on a process started last July, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent warning letters to another 102 retailers of synthetic nicotine products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: valdostadailytimes.com

EDITORIAL: Just say no to teen vaping

Georgia is one of 34 states receiving part of $438.5 million from a lawsuit settlement with Juul Labs.
For detail: valdostadailytimes.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: usnews.com

U.S. Teens' Drinking, Smoking Declines While Vaping & Pot Use Keep Rising

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 21, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Fewer U.S. teenagers are drinking and smoking these days, but marijuana and vaping have gained in popularity — particularly among kids with lots of unsupervised free time.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: upi.com

Drinking, smoking drop among U.S. teens while vaping, pot use rise

Researchers found that while substance use has generally declined over time, there were two notable exceptions: marijuana use, which has been inching up for many years; and vaping of nicotine and marijuana, which has surged in the past several years. Photo by 1503849/Pixabay Fewer U.
For detail: upi.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thenantwichnews.co.uk

FEATURE: Common vaping mistakes and how to avoid them

Vaping has become a popular way to consume nicotine, especially among people trying to quit smoking cigarettes. People make many vaping mistakes related to quality gear and proper maintenance.
For detail: thenantwichnews.co.uk
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

The urban-rural divide hampering China’s efforts to cut smoking

The tyranny of distance and the yawning social divide in China are seriously hampering attempts to control an “epidemic” of diseases such as lung cancer, despite billions being spent on healthcare, experts have warned.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thecable.ng

Tobacco company seeks government support to enable smoke-free products

Philip Morris International (PMI) has called on the federal government to support its initiative to replace cigarettes and other substances with science-based smoke-free products.
For detail: thecable.ng
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sunnewsonline.com

Philip Morris advocates smoke-free future

Philip Morris International (PMI) is pushing for it called heated- not- burn tobacco products which is aimed at achieving a smoke -free future for all PMI said.
For detail: sunnewsonline.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scohre.org

5th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction 2022

Seventy (70) speakers from 25 countries around the world will convene in Athens to join the 5th Scientific Summit on the 21st and 22nd of September, or even join remotely, to present their work on Tobacco Harm Reduction, novel products research and policy, share experiences, discuss and contribute to the debate.
For detail: scohre.org
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Coffee and Cigarettes: New Study Reveals an Unexpected Connection

Some smokers find that their first cigarette of the day is less enjoyable without a cup of coffee. That may not only be a morning habit, though.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news18.com

Not Only Heart and Lungs But Smoking Harms Your Skin as Well; Know More

According to The Wave Mind, chemicals present in a cigarette can damage the collagen and elastin of the skin.
For detail: news18.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.cancerresearchuk.org

Ending smoking could more than halve England’s cancer inequality gap

It’s known that people from more deprived backgrounds are more likely to get cancer. New analysis from Cancer Research UK has revealed that ending smoking in England would have the biggest impact on closing the ‘cancer inequality gap’ between the most affluent individuals and the rest of the country.
For detail: news.cancerresearchuk.org
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: gizmodo.com

Teens Are Getting Into Vapes and Weed, Losing Interest in Booze and Other Drugs

Teens have been using less and less drugs over the past few decades, with two important exceptions, new research this week suggests.
For detail: gizmodo.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: gdnonline.com

Juul sues FDA for documents said to justify e-cigarette ban

Juul Labs has sued the US Food and Drug Administration over the agency's refusal to disclose documents supporting its order banning the company, which has been blamed for fueling a teenage vaping crisis, from selling e-cigarettes on the US market.
For detail: gdnonline.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: gazette.com

As deadline looms, some Swedish Match investors oppose Philip Morris deal

GDANSK/LONDON (Reuters) -The clock is ticking for tobacco giant Philip Morris to rally support from Swedish Match shareholders for its offer to buy the snus maker - and not everyone is on board.
For detail: gazette.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fresnobee.com

Prop. 31 gives Californians another reason to hate Big Tobacco

I spent the past few weeks trying to chase down someone from the tobacco industry to speak to a group of opinion editors from McClatchy’s California newspapers, which include The SLO Tribune, The Sacramento Bee, Fresno Bee and Modesto Bee.
For detail: fresnobee.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: croakey.org

United States lawsuit a step in the right direction but e-cigarettes remain a massive health concern

Introduction by Croakey: Following a two-year investigation in the United States into the sales and marketing practices of e-cigarette maker, Juul Lab, the company agreed to pay US$438.5 million to 33 US states.
For detail: croakey.org
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: corp.smartbrief.com

Everyone deserves access to a smoke-free future

As world leaders gather in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, Philip Morris International SVP of External Affairs Grégoire Verdeaux explains how innovation can be leveraged to tackle the world's most difficult challenges.
For detail: corp.smartbrief.com
Published Sep 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: axios.com

Juul sues FDA over documents supporting e-cigarette ban

Juul Labs on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration over the agency's refusal to disclose documents supporting its order to take Juul's e-cigarettes off the shelves in the U.S.
For detail: axios.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Submissions on NZ’s Smokefree Bill Reviewed

The Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA) hopes that the submissions help local policy makers come up with practical solutions. Tobacco control expert Marewa Glover PhD, said that MPs should ‘mitigate barriers to vaping’.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: specialty.mims.com

Remote smoking cessation programme delivers encouraging results in high-risk individuals

A smoking cessation intervention delivered via telephone resulted in greater smoking cessation rates than usual care among individuals enrolled in targeted lung health screening, according to results of the QuLIT*2 study from the UK presented at ERS 2022.
For detail: specialty.mims.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: sciencedirect.com

In Vitro effects of alternative smoking devices on oral cells: electronic cigarette and heated tobacco product versus tobacco smoke

To investigate the biological effects of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) and heated tobacco product extracts respect to tobacco smoke extract on human gingival fibroblasts and human oral keratinocytes analysing cell viability, morphology, migration, apoptosis, cell cycle and epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT).
For detail: sciencedirect.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Philip Morris International Expands Use of River Logic's Digital Planning Twin Technology Solution

DALLAS, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- River Logic today announced the successful expansion of a partnership with Philip Morris International (PMI), a leading international tobacco company working towards a vision of a smoke-free future.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: panaynews.net

Bacolod intensifies smoking ban in public places

BACOLOD City – The city government will resume the strict implementation of the anti-smoking ordinance following Mayor Alfredo Abelardo Benitez’s Executive Order (EO) No. 034, reconvening the Bacolod Anti-Smoking Task Force (BASTF) on Sept.
For detail: panaynews.net
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com

Tobacco leaf tissue rapidly detoxifies direct salt loads without activation of calcium and SOS signaling

Dorothea Graus,Kunkun Li,Jan M. Rathje,Meiqi Ding,Markus Krischke,Martin J. Müller,Tracey Ann Cuin,Khaled A.S.
For detail: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: local3news.com

Nicotine gummies are a 'public health crisis just waiting to happen,' FDA says

First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape.
For detail: local3news.com
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

Philip Morris Canvasses Smoke-free Products

The Philip Morris International (PMI), has pushed for smoke-free alternatives to replace cigarettes, as it was deeply worried by the inherent danger associated with tobacco smoking particularly among young people.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Sep 20, 2022
[Paper Cigarette]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

E-cigarette addiction and harm perception: Does initiation flavor choice matter?

Man Hung, Andrew Spencer, Eric S. Hon, Frank W. Licari, Val Joseph Cheever, Ryan Moffat, Clarissa Goh, Ben Raymond & Martin S.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: unsw.edu.au

NHMRC grant to help pregnant women quit smoking

UNSW Sydney BUBs Quit study receives NHMRC Partnership Project funding. The BUBs Quit study is crucial to reduce smoking rates among pregnant women.
For detail: unsw.edu.au
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

PMI Renews Call to Help End Smoking

Philip Morris International is calling on policymakers, regulators, public health advocates, tobacco companies and activists to unite behind the goal of ending cigarette smoking.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sidneyherald.com

Does back to school mean back to vaping?

It’s hard to believe the kids are back in school and fall is just around the corner.
For detail: sidneyherald.com
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: neurologyadvisor.com

Tobacco Use in Children Affects Cognitive Function and Brain Structure Long-Term

Children who first used tobacco products during their late childhood demonstrated worse cognitive performance and reduced brain structure, which were sustained long-term, according to study findings published in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: neurologyadvisor.com
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: justice.gov

Longmeadow Man Sentenced for Tobacco Tax Fraud and Illegal Check-Cashing Business

BOSTON – A Longmeadow man was sentenced on Sept. 15, 2022 in federal court in Springfield for two cases in connection with evading payment of tobacco sales tax and operating an illegal check-cashing business.
For detail: justice.gov
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

The Need for Tobacco Harm Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa must urgently embrace tobacco harm reduction, according to a new briefing paper published by Knowledge-Action-Change (KAC), a public health group based in the United Kingdom.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 19, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

US adult smokers’ perceived relative risk on ENDS and its effects on their transitions between cigarettes and ENDS

Perceived risk reduction motivates smokers to switch to electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS).
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 18, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nst.com.my

Ban vape and e-cigarettes before more children get hooked on them, CAP urges govt

The government must make an urgent decision to ban vape and e-cigarettes before more children get hooked on nicotine smoke.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 18, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroom.co.nz

Vaping: The good, the bad and the maybes

Dr Kelly Burrowes has a message for smokers looking to switch to vaping, but who regard it as a short-term strategy Comment: When electronic cigarettes, also known as vapes, e-cigarettes, e-cigs, mods, vape pens and so on became available it seemed like the invention many had been waiting for - something that would reduce the huge burden of tobacco products, the leading cause of preventable death in the world.
For detail: newsroom.co.nz
Published Sep 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thestar.com

Secrets of a tobacco insider: How crackdowns and high taxes just helped the industry make more money

Lawyer Max Krangle spent 12 years ensuring his clients in the world’s most scrutinized industry stayed on the right side of the law.
For detail: thestar.com
Published Sep 17, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nst.com.my

Rising vape poisoning among young children

A 9-year-old boy, who secretly vaped using a family member's disposable pod vape for four days in a row, experienced vomiting and dizzy spells before fainting at his home on Aug 21.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: yahoo.com

Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction: Sub-Saharan Africa must embrace harm reduction to reduce growing numbers of tobacco users

LONDON and LILONGWE, Malawi, Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With more than 200,000 smoking-related deaths each year in Sub-Saharan Africa, there is an urgent need for the region to embrace tobacco harm reduction, according to a UK-based public health agency.
For detail: yahoo.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wral.com

Nicotine gummies are a 'public health crisis just waiting to happen,' FDA says

First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape. Then came the e-cigarettes in flavors like cotton candy or gummy bear.
For detail: wral.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wmur.com

Editorial: Quitting vaping

This is *** W. M. U. R. Editorial speaking on behalf of the editorial board. W. M.
For detail: wmur.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: wevv.com

Nicotine gummies are a 'public health crisis just waiting to happen,' FDA says

First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape. Then came the e-cigarettes in flavors like cotton candy or gummy bear.
For detail: wevv.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Vaping petition reaches 10,000 signatures - CAPHRA

A petition urging the World Health Organisation (WHO) to respect consumer rights and end its lies against vaping has been signed by over 10,000 people.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Parents Urged to Watch Out For Fake TikTok Vape Accounts

Minors are being lured into purchasing illicit and possibly dangerous vaping products via fake TikTok accounts.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Featured vape studies

Below you will find the list of articles concerning studies relating directly or indirectly to e-cigarettes: their use, users, efficacy, or their absolute or relative toxicity compared to smoked tobacco.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Importance of Considering E-Cigarettes as Harm Reduction Tools

A study published in The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse reiterates the need to embrace the use of e-cigarettes (ECs) as harm reduction tools.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: valleynewslive.com

North Dakota receives $6 million from JUUL settlement

BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - A well-known producer of vaping products will be paying North Dakota six million dollars, as part of a legal settlement over marketing practices.
For detail: valleynewslive.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

Children whose fathers breathed cigarette smoke more likely to get asthma

Research offers evidence that tobacco could damage health of people two generations later The researchers found that the risk of non-allergic asthma in children increased by 59% if their fathers were exposed to secondhand smoke in childhood.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thegrocer.co.uk

Don’t miss out on the heated tobacco opportunity

Booming global sales and recent success in the UK mean the heated tobacco category is capturing consumers’ imagination – and Greater London retailers should be capitalising on the growing popularity, says JTI.
For detail: thegrocer.co.uk
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: shethepeople.tv

E-cigarette Maker Juul Settled Lawsuit Over Its Practice Of Targeting Teens

In early September 2022, electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs – the face of the vaping epidemic among teenagers – agreed to pay US$438.5 million to 33 states.
For detail: shethepeople.tv
Published Sep 16, 2022
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vaping Petition Reaches 10,000 Signatures

A petition urging the World Health Organisation (WHO) to respect consumer rights and end its lies against vaping has been signed by over 10,000 people. Organisers now want to hit 20,000 signatures by COP10.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: saratogian.com

State Police launch ‘Operation Vaporizer’ to target sales of flavored nicotine vapes to minors

FILE – An electronic cigarette from Juul Labs is seen on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Pembroke Pines, Fla. Federal health officials on Thursday, June 23, 2022 ordered Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the U.S.
For detail: saratogian.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction: Sub-Saharan Africa must embrace harm reduction to reduce growing numbers of tobacco users

LONDON and LILONGWE, Malawi, Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With more than 200,000 smoking-related deaths each year in Sub-Saharan Africa, there is an urgent need for the region to embrace tobacco harm reduction, according to a UK-based public health agency.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: newsobserver.com

Students at a Raleigh high school are setting off fire alarms by vaping in restrooms

North Carolina and Juul settled a lawsuit brought on by the state against the e-cigarette company on Monday, June 28 for marketing and selling nicotine products to minors.
For detail: newsobserver.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: moodiedavittreport.com

Opinion: BAT on building a better tomorrow with reduced risk tobacco products

BAT is building a better tomorrow for the tobacco industry by offering more reduced risk alternatives.
For detail: moodiedavittreport.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: mdlinx.com

How physicians can help teens kick vaping

Research shows that youth vaping is up, with flavored non-tobacco oral nicotine products being a popular method. Many teens report wanting to quit for reasons pertaining to health, school, finances, and social relationships.
For detail: mdlinx.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: livingstonparishnews.com

OPINION

In 2017, Scott Gottlieb, then-commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), conceptualized a “Comprehensive Approach to Nicotine and Tobacco.
For detail: livingstonparishnews.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kvia.com

Nicotine gummies are a ‘public health crisis just waiting to happen,’ FDA says

First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape. Then came the e-cigarettes in flavors like cotton candy or gummy bear.
For detail: kvia.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kltv.com

Company discontinues nicotine gummies after FDA warning

(CNN) - A company that made illegal flavored nicotine gummies has discontinued the item following a warning letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
For detail: kltv.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kake.com

Nicotine gummies are a 'public health crisis just waiting to happen,' FDA says

First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape. Then came the e-cigarettes in flavors like cotton candy or gummy bear.
For detail: kake.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: health.usnews.com

Long-Term Solutions for How to Quit Vaping

If you’re looking to quit vaping, you need long-term, viable solutions to help kick the habit. Explore some of the best ways to quit vaping for good.
For detail: health.usnews.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: edition.cnn.com

Nicotine gummies are a 'public health crisis just waiting to happen,' FDA says

(CNN)First, there were flavored cigarettes that tasted like chocolate or grape. Then came the e-cigarettes in flavors like cotton candy or gummy bear.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: dovepress.com

Detection of Vascular Inflammation and Oxidative Stress by Cotinine in Smokers: Measured Through Interleukin-6 and Superoxide Dismutase

Purpose: Smoking is a significant risk factor in developing cardiovascular disease pathogenesis through oxidative stress and inflammation mechanisms.
For detail: dovepress.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Regular vaping can cause damage to the airways of a person's lungs - giving them symptoms similar to asthma, study finds

Regular vape users could be putting themselves at risk of suffering obstructions to their lungs' airways and asthma like symptoms, a new study finds.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Sep 16, 2022
[E-Cigarette Cigarette]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Market survey of disposable e-cigarette nicotine content and e-liquid volume

Inaccurate labels on some e-cigarette products have prompted calls for routine testing to monitor product label integrity.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 16, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: africatimes.com

Africa needs stronger weapons to tackle illicit, conflict-fuelling tobacco trade

The South African government has recently stepped up its efforts to address the country’s rampant illicit tobacco trade.
For detail: africatimes.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wmur.com

Looking to quit vaping? Many resources are available

FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, a high school student uses a vaping device near a school campus in Cambridge, Mass.
For detail: wmur.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wctrib.com

American Opinion: Juul settlement is only half the battle to hold nicotine-addiction industry accountable

From the editorial: Studies indicate nicotine is as addictive as cocaine or heroin, which makes it doubly appalling that any company would target their products at kids.
For detail: wctrib.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wcbi.com

The Starkville Oktibbeha School District teaches about Vaping Dangers

The meeting’s goal was to expand their knowledge of Nicotine and THC products. Every Wednesday and Thursday The Starkville Oktibbeha School District provides parents with information on ways to keep their kids safe.
For detail: wcbi.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: sciencedaily.com

Second-hand smoke a possible asthma risk for future generations, study finds

Children are more likely to develop asthma if their father was exposed to second-hand smoke when he was a child, according to a study published today in the European Respiratory Journal.
For detail: sciencedaily.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: openaccessgovernment.org

School children favour vaping over smoking or taking drugs

Fewer school children are smoking or taking drugs, but vaping use among 11 to 15-year-olds is increasing, a study from NHS Digital finds In 2021, 9% of school children aged 11 to 15 years old report vaping on a regular or occasional basis.
For detail: openaccessgovernment.org
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: libn.com

Drucker: Massive JUUL settlement shows how children were targets

By: Opinion, Arnold W. Drucker September 15, 2022 Comments Off on Drucker: Massive JUUL settlement shows how children were targets After a two-year investigation determined that vaping giant JUUL engaged in the unconscionable practice of marketing harmful and addictive nicotine products directly to our youth, the company has agreed to pay a whopping $438.5 million in settlements to 34 American states and territories.
For detail: libn.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kodiakdailymirror.com

Stevens not surprised by governor’s veto of vaping tax

Gov. Mike Dunleavy has vetoed a bill sponsored by Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, that would have placed a 35% statewide tax on vape pens and vaping liquid.
For detail: kodiakdailymirror.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: jpost.com

Smoking around children could harm their children as well - study

Fathers’ smoking around their young sons could raise the risk of asthma for their future grandchildren according to a recent study.
For detail: jpost.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: iwf.org

Arizona Youth Tobacco and Vaping Rates at Lowest Levels Recorded

There’s great news out of the Grand Canyon States, in 2022, youth tobacco and vapor product use rates reached their lowest levels recorded.
For detail: iwf.org
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: iris.ca

What are the Repercussions of Vaping?

Although it seems less dangerous than traditional cigarettes, vaping or electronic cigarettes is not without danger.
For detail: iris.ca
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Prevention efforts that need to be taken to control bidi consumption

Due to its low price, wide distribution and marketing and promotional strategies, the highly addictive and fatal bidi is consumed widely in our country.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: fox13news.com

St. Pete moves one step closer toward banning smoking, vaping at parks and beaches

Jordan Bowen reports ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The city of St. Petersburg is moving closer to banning smoking and vaping at all city parks and public beaches.
For detail: fox13news.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: forbes.com

Biden Clearing Out The Menthol Cigarette Smoke With New Ban

President Biden’s administration is clearing out the smoke when it comes to the sale of menthol flavored cigarettes.
For detail: forbes.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

How to Respond Sensibly to an Increase in Youth Vaping

For the past few years, the United States public health community has been amplifying irrational fears among certain sections of the public toward youth vaping.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: einnews.com

Tobacco Industry

PORTLAND, OREGON, UNITED STATES, September 15, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ -- According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, “Tobacco Market by Type, Product, and Distribution Channel: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021–2027,” The tobacco market size is expected to reach $262.8 billion by 2027 at a CAGR of 6.7% from 2021 to 2027.
For detail: einnews.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dailydemocrat.com

Yolo County supervisors discuss tobacco prevention policies

The Yolo County Board of Supervisors voiced strong support for two new policies aimed at reducing access to tobacco products and exposure to secondhand smoke.
For detail: dailydemocrat.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cei.org

FTC Hearing on Vaping Case Shows Antitrust at its Worst

Earlier this week, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a public hearing about a seemingly resolved antitrust case about the vaping market.
For detail: cei.org
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: axios.com

Des Moines metro schools install vape detection equipment

Some Des Moines metro school districts are spending thousands of dollars on equipment in an effort to stop kids from vaping in school buildings.
For detail: axios.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: axios.com

Miami Beach bans cigarettes at beaches and parks

A volunteer holds polluted cigarette butts during a beach cleanup in Miami Beach. A volunteer holds cigarette butts at an environmental cleanup on Miami Beach.
For detail: axios.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ardmoreite.com

State law to combat ‘pervasive’ teen vaping will supersede Edmond program

Starting in November, a new state law will require individuals under 21 to complete an education or tobacco use cessation program — rather than pay a fine — if they are caught with tobacco, vape or nicotine products.
For detail: ardmoreite.com
Published Sep 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ahwatukee.com

Despite big settlement, Kyrene, TU press vaping suit

Tempe Union in 2020 displayed some of the vaping products that teachers and administrators confiscated from students on various campuses.
For detail: ahwatukee.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: yahoo.com

Philip Morris appoints two former U.S. FDA officials to key roles

Sept 14 (Reuters) - Philip Morris International Inc said on Wednesday it had appointed two former U.S.
For detail: yahoo.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: whsv.com

Free class to help quit tobacco, nicotine use starting Sept. 21

FLUVANNA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - A virtual and free class to help quit tobacco and nicotine use is starting up on September 21.
For detail: whsv.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: westernweekender.com.au

Calls for better regulation of vapes as black market booms

As disposable vapes and packets litter the streets of suburbs around Penrith, the black market for electronic cigarettes is booming.
For detail: westernweekender.com.au
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Uruguay’s Roll Back of Plain Packaging a Symptom of Big Tobacco’s Influence on Government

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The government of Uruguay recently announced a new decree that was negotiated in secret with no notice to or input from health leaders – and that will enable the tobacco industry to undermine the country’s landmark plain packaging regulation.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thetrumpet.com

The Deadly Consequences of Vaping

When the first e-cigarettes came out in 2007, I was in high school. Smoking was already popular among the senior classes, but vaping became the newest “cool” thing.
For detail: thetrumpet.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thestar.com.my

Two out of three teens start vaping out of curiousity

Although vaping is touted as a smoking cessation tool, the vast majority of Irish teenagers aren't smokers before they start vaping, making the habit a gateway into nicotine addiction.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theconversation.com

maker Juul settled a lawsuit over its practice of targeting teens through social media, parties and models

In early September 2022, electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs – the face of the vaping epidemic among teenagers – agreed to pay US$438.5 million to 33 states.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theborneopost.com

Private GPs in M’sia call for research to inform any anti-smoking policy

The Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Associations Malaysia, which has about 5,000 members, said general practitioners are key stakeholders who should be engaged before drafting the policy.
For detail: theborneopost.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: southwesttimes.com

Teens needed for vaping in media study

Teens are being sought to take part in a Virginia Tech study analyzing the portrayal of vaping and nicotine products on social media.
For detail: southwesttimes.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Expert Smokefree Submissions Deliver Answers - AVCA

“We are relying heavily on MPs to read and act on the valuable submissions to Parliament’s Health Select Committee which provide expert and practical solutions to help New Zealand achieve Smokefree Aotearoa 2025,” says Nancy Loucas co-founder of the Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris appoints two former U.S. FDA officials to key roles

Illustration shows Philip Morris International logo A woman poses with a cigarette in front of Philip Morris International logo in this illustration taken July 26, 2022.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: pantagraph.com

WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING: Juul settlement is only half the battle

A multi-state settlement with electronic cigarette maker Juul might not contain an outright admission by the company that it deliberately targeted kids with advertising and candy-flavored vaping liquids as a way to get them hooked on nicotine.
For detail: pantagraph.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: odt.co.nz

17 stores within 1km: Calls to restrict vaping shops near schools

Concerns have been raised about Christchurch primary school children vaping - and the number of shops operating near schools.
For detail: odt.co.nz
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news-medical.net

Research shows a complex relationship between vaping and SARS-CoV-2 infection

In a recent study posted to the bioRxiv* pre-print server, researchers at the University of California, Riverside investigated the effects of electronic cigarette (EC) use as a risk factor for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nbcmiami.com

Miami Beach Commissioners Approve Ban on Smoking Cigarettes on Beaches, in Parks

The ordinance was approved by commissioners at a public hearing Wednesday morning and will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2023 This Cookie Notice (“Notice”) explains how NBCUniversal and its affiliates (“NBCUniversal” or “we”), along with our partners, including advertisers and vendors, use cookies and similar tracking technologies when you use our websites, applications, such as games, interactive TV, voice-activated assistants, and other services that link to this policy, as well as connected devices, including those used in our theme parks (“Services”).
For detail: nbcmiami.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: miamibeachfl.gov

Miami Beach Bans Cigarette Smoking at Public Beaches and Parks

Citing health and environmental benefits, the Miami Beach City Commission voted today to ban cigarette smoking and other tobacco products on the city’s public beaches and public parks.
For detail: miamibeachfl.gov
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: local10.com

Miami Beach commissioners ban cigarette smoking at public beaches and parks

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Miami Beach City Commissioners voted on Wednesday to ban cigarette smoking and other tobacco products on the city’s public beaches and parks.
For detail: local10.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: kunc.org

Mountain West states get chunk from Juul settlement over teen vaping investigation

The electronic cigarette maker Juul has agreed to pay nearly $440 million to settle an investigation into its marketing.
For detail: kunc.org
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Reynolds gains legal victory in e-cigarette patent dispute

Reynolds American Inc. has received a legal victory in a case involving electronic cigarette technology before the U.S.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: hjnews.com

Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle states' teen vaping probe

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs has agreed to pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year investigation by 33 states, including Utah, into the marketing of its high-nicotine vaping products, which have long been blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping.
For detail: hjnews.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: esmmagazine.com

Philip Morris Appoints Two Former US FDA Officials To Key Roles

Philip Morris International Inc has appointed two former US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials to key positions at a time when tobacco companies have come under intense regulatory and public scrutiny.
For detail: esmmagazine.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: drugdeliverybusiness.com

Philip Morris hires two former FDA officials as it pushes ‘smoke-free’ development

Philip Morris LogoCigarette maker Philip Morris (NYSE:PM) announced today that it appointed two former FDA officials to leadership positions. Dr. Badrul Chowdhury is the company’s new chief life sciences officer for smoke-free products.
For detail: drugdeliverybusiness.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: dailycamera.com

Editorial: Juul settlement is only half the battle to hold nicotine-addiction industry accountable

A multi-state settlement with electronic cigarette maker Juul might not contain an outright admission by the company that it deliberately targeted kids with advertising and candy-flavored vaping liquids as a way to get them hooked on nicotine.
For detail: dailycamera.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: counton2.com

DD2 hosts workshop to combat teen vaping

DORCHESTER, S.C. (WCBD) – Officials from Dorchester District Two (DD2) teamed up with the Dorchester County Alcohol and Drug Commission to host a series of workshops informing parents about the dangers of vaping and its popularity among teens.
For detail: counton2.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Doctors’ Group Wants Harm Reduction Considered Before ‘Rushing’ GEG Bill

Federation of Private Medical Practitioners’ Association, Malaysia (FPMPAM) president Dr Steven Chow. Picture from fb.com/fpmpam.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Sep 14, 2022
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Source: clickorlando.com

You can no longer smoke or vape in this Central Florida city’s parks

WINDERMERE, Fla. – The town of Windermere has passed an ordinance that prohibits smoking and vaping in public parks owned by the town.
For detail: clickorlando.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: calaverasenterprise.com

Youth vaping ‘remains a challenge’ at local schools; flavored tobacco on Nov. ballot

The use of electronic cigarettes, or “vaping” among youth has been a growing concern among parents, school administrators, and policymakers.
For detail: calaverasenterprise.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

Philip Morris International Announces Appointment of Two Former U.S. FDA Officials, Highlighting the Company’s Continued Commitment to Smoke-Free Product Science and Regulation

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today that it has appointed two former United States Food and Drug Administration (U.S. FDA) officials to key positions to accelerate its science-based transformation.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bmj.com

Stealing from the tobacco playbook, fossil fuel companies pour money into elite American universities

Paul Thacker examines how oil and gas companies have funded research to try to weaken messages on climate change and protect their interests At the turn of the century, a fresh crop of research centres to confront global warming began popping up at prestigious American universities.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Sep 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: adn.com

Gov. Dunleavy vetoes Alaska tax on vaping and increase to minimum tobacco purchase age

Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy vetoed legislation last week that would have imposed a statewide tax on e-cigarettes and brought the state’s minimum age to buy tobacco into compliance with federal law, raising it from 19 to 21, because the governor thought the vaping tax rate was too high.
For detail: adn.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[ENDS]

Source: youtube.com

Electronic Nicotine Delivery System(ENDS)

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For detail: youtube.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study: Impact of Gender and Tobacco Control Policies on Older Adult Smokers

A study on Nicotine & Tobacco Research looked into the impact of gender, education, and tobacco control policies (TCPs) on persistent smoking among older Europeans.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: shelbynews.com

Juul settlement is only half the battle to hold nicotine-addiction industry accountable

A multi-state settlement with electronic cigarette maker Juul might not contain an outright admission by the company that it deliberately targeted kids with advertising and candy-flavored vaping liquids as a way to get them hooked on nicotine.
For detail: shelbynews.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: no-smoke.org

Atlantic City Casinos Bail on Smoking Discussion at Last Minute

Industry Couldn’t Find a Replacement to Publicly Discuss Smokefree Casino Policies, Prompting East Coast Gaming Congress to Cancel Panel Discussion of Timely Issue was Set for Sept.
For detail: no-smoke.org
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news.harvard.edu

Restricted airways, scarred lung tissue found among vapers

Chronic use of e-cigarettes, commonly known as vaping, can result in small airway obstruction and asthma-like symptoms, according to researchers at Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital.
For detail: news.harvard.edu
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fox5sandiego.com

Chula Vista bans sale of flavored tobacco products

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – The City of Chula Vista voted unanimously to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products at its council meeting Tuesday night.
For detail: fox5sandiego.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

Extracting Juul Settlement Is About the Money, Not the Truth

Juul is back in the news, this time for tentatively agreeing to pay a whopping $438.5 million in a multistate agreement to settle numerous allegations (without admitting wrongdoing) related to youth vaping.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

FDA Targets Unauthorized Vapes With Lawsuit Threats, Destruction Orders

On September 6, Brian King, the relatively new director of the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), would not say in an interview with Politico whether the agency was willing to take unauthorized vaping products off the market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ecigintelligence.com

Health experts call for a changed public and political mindset on harm reduction

US scientists need to communicate more effectively with politicians and the public to ensure the country overcomes a long-held prohibitionist mindset when it comes to tobacco harm reduction, according to some public health experts.
For detail: ecigintelligence.com
Published Sep 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: businessmirror.com.ph

Bill pushes tougher punishment for cigarette, tobacco smugglers

Two lawmakers have filed a bill seeking to amend the Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act of 2016 to include and classify cigarette smuggling as economic sabotage.
For detail: businessmirror.com.ph
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

Survey confirms: Vaping Flavours Matter for Harm Reduction

Brussels, 12.09.2022. A survey conducted by the World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) among its members found that 97% of respondents prefer vaping flavours or a combination of flavours and tobacco taste.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Nicotine pouch ads follow e-cigarette marketing playbook and risk appealing to young people

Advertisements for nicotine pouches often highlight flavors, emphasize the “freedom” of using nicotine pouches, and suggest that they are less harmful than traditional tobacco products – themes that may appeal to youth and young adults, according to new research co-authored by Truth Initiative® published in Tobacco Control.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: talkingretail.com

Parents warned of ‘fake’ TikTok vaping account increase

Parents are being warned to pay closer attention to the TikTok accounts their children are following, as the number of uncertified vaping sellers on the popular social media platform hit an all-time high.
For detail: talkingretail.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newstalk.com

Smoking age should rise to 21 as more teenage boys turn to tobacco - Doctors

Ireland must raise the smoking age to 21 if we are to continue cutting down on the number of young people picking up the habit, according to health experts.
For detail: newstalk.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: myjoyonline.com

The Science of Tobacco Harm Reduction

In the 40 years since Professor Michael Russell, a South African scholar and specialist in the field of smoking behavior, pioneered the logic that smokers smoke for nicotine but are killed by tar, the assertion has largely remained incontrovertible despite the opposition to it in some quarters.
For detail: myjoyonline.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: kpbs.org

Chula Vista may ban sale of flavored tobacco products

Chula Vista could become the next city in the county to ban the sale of flavored tobacco when the city council takes on the proposal at its meeting Tuesday evening.
For detail: kpbs.org
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: independent.co.uk

Vaping may ‘wake up’ cancer cells and trigger wave of disease in a decade


For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Sep 12, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

Risk for teen e-cigarette use higher among boys vs. girls

Hanafin J, et al. Abstract #OA680. Presented at: European Respiratory Society International Congress; Sept. 4-6, 2022 (hybrid meeting).
For detail: healio.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: courant.com

Overall e-cigarette use is down with Juul settlement, but experts say it remains epidemic as youth shift to substitute products

With last week’s announcement that e-cigarette maker Juul Labs will pay $438.5 million in a multistate agreement, officials and advocates see an opportunity to curb teen vaping with education and outreach.
For detail: courant.com
Published Sep 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: 10news.com

City leaders seek to push ordinance to ban sale of flavored tobacco in Chula Vista

City leaders are planning to join community advocates to push for an ordinance that would ban flavored tobacco from being sold in Chula Vista.
For detail: 10news.com
Published Sep 11, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: inquirer.com

Vaping habits differ by race and sexual orientation among teens, study finds

The study used data from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey that interviewed more than 38,000 American teenagers between 2015 and 2019.
For detail: inquirer.com
Published Sep 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: standardmedia.co.ke

Nicotine pouches back in country under new name

The tobacco nicotine pouches that were banned by the Ministry of Health in 2020 are back in the market, a new report has shown.
For detail: standardmedia.co.ke
Published Sep 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

Philip Morris Sees Vape Patent Nixed After Cutting It From Trial

Philip Morris Products S.A. saw one of its vape cartridge patents invalidated by an administrative tribunal Thursday after the tobacco giant agreed not to assert the patent against competitor R.J.
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Sep 10, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

BAT study: Heat-not-burn cigarettes reduce health risks to smokers

The conclusion of a yearlong research study of 267 people in the United Kingdom found a prominent reduced-risk role for British American Tobacco Plc’s heat-not-burn traditional cigarette glo compared with traditional cigarettes.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Sep 10, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: indianexpress.com

What is the case against e-cigarette company Juul, and did it promote ‘vaping’ among teens?

While banned in India, accessing e-cigarettes and vaping is not very difficult, with young people forming a big share of users.
For detail: indianexpress.com
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Australia’s Publicly Funded ‘vaping Facts’ Need Investigation

“The vaping lies getting peddled in Australia are an outrageous misuse of public expenditure which should be directed towards improving Australia’s healthcare system,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Co-ordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: rte.ie

Call to raise minimum age of sale of tobacco to 21

The report states that amending legislation to raise the minimum age for the sale of tobacco has a proven approach to significantly reduce the numbers of teenagers becoming addicted (Stock image) The report states that amending legislation to raise the minimum age for the sale of tobacco has a proven approach to significantly reduce the numbers of teenagers becoming addicted (Stock image).
For detail: rte.ie
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Understanding the role of e-cigarette use in smoking cessation based on the stages of change model

Objective: We explored the role of e-cigarette use in smoking cessation based on the stages of change (SOC) model, which is a framework for describing the process of smoking cessation.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: localprofile.com

$43 Million Settlement In Texas Against Vape Company Juul

The state of Texas will soon receive a $42.8 million settlement against e-cigarette Juul. Attorney General Ken Paxton announced the settlement in a press release on September 6.
For detail: localprofile.com
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fluidsbarrierscns.biomedcentral.com

Short-term exposure to JUUL electronic cigarettes can worsen ischemic stroke outcome

The short and long-term health effects of JUUL electronic cigarette (e-Cig) are largely unknown and warrant extensive research.
For detail: fluidsbarrierscns.biomedcentral.com
Published Sep 09, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: cstoredecisions.com

Juul Settles With Multiple States

Juul recently released a statement announcing that it settled with 37 states and Puerto Rico in an effort to resolve past issues, specifically underage usage.
For detail: cstoredecisions.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wired.com

Juul Will Pay $438.5M for Its Role in Underage Vaping

Disgraced ecigarette maker Juul has agreed to pay $438.5 million to 33 states and Puerto Rico to settle an investigation into whether the vaping giant deceptively marketed its products and intentionally targeted children and teens, who are most vulnerable to nicotine addiction.
For detail: wired.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: ualrpublicradio.org

Arkansas to receive $13.5 million in settlement with e-cigarette maker

Congress is trying to crack down on teenagers and young adults using tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.
For detail: ualrpublicradio.org
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Multi-million-dollar JUUL settlement for igniting youth e-cigarette epidemic is an opportunity to accelerate progress to end youth vaping through proven-effective youth prevention education and quitting programs

Truth Initiative applauds the actions of the state attorneys general of 34 states and territories, which if finalized, will result in JUUL, owned in part by tobacco giant Altria, being held financially accountable for igniting the ongoing youth e-cigarette epidemic via their aggressive, youth targeted marketing of its high-nicotine products.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Paper Calls for More Balanced Vaping Rules

In a paper titled “A Proposed Policy Agenda for Electronic Cigarettes in the U.S.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

Advocates wanted Juul’s big settlement to overhaul the e-cigarette landscape. It likely won’t, experts warn

Advocates had hoped this week’s Juul settlement would compare to the historic 1990s agreement that changed tobacco marketing forever.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Paper Cigarette]

Source: sciencedirect.com

Factors Associated With E-Cigarette Quitting Behavior Among Adolescents in the United States: A Prospective Observational Study

This prospective observational study examined the association of socioecological factors with quitting behavior among US adolescents who exclusively use electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes).
For detail: sciencedirect.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newswise.com

Cigarette Smoking More Prevalent

Newswise — Cigarette smoking is more prevalent among Americans residing in rural areas and they also have a more difficult time quitting smoking than urban residents, according to a study involving Rutgers researchers.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Study finds damage in the lungs of chronic e-cigarette users

Chronic use of e-cigarettes, commonly known as vaping, can result in progressive small airway obstruction and asthma-like symptoms such as shortness of breath and chest pains, according to researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: hurriyetdailynews.com

Juul to pay $438 mln in teen vaping probe

Juul Labs will pay $438.5 million to settle a probe by 34 US states that found the vaping company marketed to underage smokers, state officials have announced.
For detail: hurriyetdailynews.com
Published Sep 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: eurekalert.org

Can vaping cause you to fail a sobriety test?

While ethanol is often a hidden ingredient in e-liquids, a new study finds vaping won’t trigger a false positive sobriety test – but only if police employ a proper waiting period.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wmuk.org

To settle state probes into teen vaping, Juul will pay nearly $440 million

E-cigarette maker Juul has agreed to pay out $440 million. This after an investigation found that the company illegally targeted children with an advertising campaign launched about seven years ago.
For detail: wmuk.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Juul to pay $440m after years-long investigation into teen vaping

E-cigarette company, whose products are blamed for a surge in youth vaping, also faces new marketing restrictions Juul package.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

Tobacco giant Philip Morris is investing billions in health care. Critics say it’s peddling cures for its own poison

Anew health care company was quietly incorporated last month, with plans to leverage cutting-edge inhalation technology and oral delivery expertise to treat everything from neurology to cardiovascular emergencies. . . .
For detail: statnews.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: saltwire.com

Juul to pay about $439 million to settle e-cigarette marketing probe

(Reuters) - E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has agreed to pay $438.5 million to settle claims by 34 U.
For detail: saltwire.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Juul to pay $438.5M in e-cig marketing settlement

E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has agreed to pay $438.5 million to settle claims by 34 U.S.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Juul to pay about $439 million to settle e-cigarette marketing probe

Sept 6 (Reuters) - E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has agreed to pay $438.5 million to settle claims by 34 U.S.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: princeton.edu

As FDA considers menthol cigarette ban, Princeton historian traces Big Tobacco’s race-based marketing

Half a century ago, faced with broadcast advertising bans stemming from overwhelming evidence of the harms of smoking, the tobacco industry used menthol cigarettes to secure new markets among Black Americans in urban areas.
For detail: princeton.edu
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: npr.org

To settle state probes into teen vaping, Juul will pay nearly $440 million

Electronic cigarette maker Juul has agreed to a multi-state settlement. The states allege the company marketed aggressively to teenagers.
For detail: npr.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: newstribune.com

Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle states’ teen vaping probe

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs has agreed to pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year investigation by 33 states into the marketing of its high-nicotine vaping products, which have long been blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping.
For detail: newstribune.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: news.wosu.org

States reach proposed $438 million settlement with JUUL for marketing nicotine to teenagers

A collection of 33 states have reached a proposed $438 million settlement with JUUL, one of the largest e-cigarette companies in the country, for what investigators said was an intentional marketing strategy that targeted underaged teenagers.
For detail: news.wosu.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nationalworld.com

Vaping: rise in the number of schoolchildren using e-cigarettes, new figures show

The report showed a decrease in the number of school children taking drugs and smoking cigarettes, but a rise in vaping There has been a rise in the number of schoolchildren using e-cigarettes, with experts saying the country is “sleepwalking into a public health catastrophe”.
For detail: nationalworld.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: independent.co.uk

Teenagers’ drug and cigarette use declines as vaping gains popularity

A new study found that high school pupils in England are more likely to vape compared with 2018.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: holyrood.com

Maree Todd hints at Scottish smoking ban

At Holyrood’s Health and Care Festival, the minister for public health reaffirmed the Scottish Government’s commitment to tackling smoking, alcoholism and childhood obesity, and hinted at a possible smoking ban.
For detail: holyrood.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: filtermag.org

New Paper Calls for “Middle-Ground” Approach to Vaping Regulation

Four highly regarded tobacco control scholars are calling for a policy agenda on e-cigarettes that balances curbing youth use with promoting vaping products as tools that can help adult smokers switch to safer nicotine alternatives.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fatherly.com

Juul Pays Up $440 Million In Settlement Of Teen Vaping Probe

The e-cigarette manufacturer settled a lawsuit with 34 states over a probe into their marketing to teens.
For detail: fatherly.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: drugwatch.com

Juul to Pay $438.5 Million to Settle E-Cigarette Probe

While denying any wrongdoing, electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. agreed to pay $438.5 million in a multistate settlement to resolve allegations that its marketing of high-nicotine vaping products was aimed at underage users.
For detail: drugwatch.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: ctvnews.ca

Juul to pay nearly US$440M to settle states' teen vaping probe

A Juul electronic cigarette sign hangs in the front window of a bodega convenience store in New York City on June 25, 2022.
For detail: ctvnews.ca
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: courant.com

JUUL to pay $438.5 million in multistate agreement over youth marketing practices

JUUL Labs will pay $438.5 million in a multistate agreement, Connecticut Attorney General William Tong announced on Tuesday, resolving a two-year bipartisan investigation into the e-cigarette manufacturer’s marketing and sales practices to minors.
For detail: courant.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

57% of school children who regularly vape are buying e-cigarettes from shops

There has been a rise in the number of school children in England vaping, with 9% of 11 to 15 year olds currently using e-cigarettes, up from 6% in 2018, and over half (57%) of regular e-cigarette users are purchasing them from shops, according to the latest data from NHS Digital, the national information and technology partner for the health and care system.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cnet.com

Juul Will Pay States Close to $440 Million in Vaping Settlement

Juul, an electronic cigarette maker famous for its vape pens, is set to pay $438.5 million to 34 states in a settlement over an investigation into Juul's marketing toward young people, according to different announcements Tuesday from state attorney general offices.
For detail: cnet.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: businesstoday.in

Electronic cigarette maker Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle states’ teen vaping probe

The states’ investigation found that Juul marketed its e-cigarettes to underage teens with launch parties, product giveaways and ads and social media posts using youthful models, according to a statement.
For detail: businesstoday.in
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Rise in teenage vaping, as drug use falls - survey

Vaping among secondary-school children is rising, with nearly one in five 15-year-olds using e-cigarettes in 2021, a survey by NHS Digital suggests.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: audacy.com

Juul to pay states over $400M in settlement for marketing of e-cigarette flavors to kids

Juul has agreed to pay a total of $438 million over the next six to ten years as a settlement for its marketing of e-cigarette flavors to kids.
For detail: audacy.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: apnews.com

Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle states’ teen vaping probe

FILE - Packaging for an electronic cigarette and menthol pods from Juul Labs is displayed on Feb. 25, 2020, in Pembroke Pines, Fla.
For detail: apnews.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: acsh.org

Vaping Promotes Smoking Cessation—More Data From The UK

A recent survey conducted at schools in England has yielded additional evidence that vaping is an effective smoking-cessation tool.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: aboutlawsuits.com

JUUL Settlement Agreement Over Underage Marketing of Vape Pen Results in $440M Payment

The agreement to JUUL claims brought by 34 states and territories also comes with a number of provisions designed to restrict how the company markets its vape products.
For detail: aboutlawsuits.com
Published Sep 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: abc.net.au

Juul agrees to $US440 million settlement following probe into marketing vapes to teens

An illuminated Juul sign in the window of a bodega convenience store. Juul has agreed to refrain from a host of marketing practices as part of the settlement.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: woai.iheart.com

Juul Agrees To $438 Million Settlement For Marketing E-Cigarettes To Teens

Juul Labs has reached a $438.5 million agreement to settle an investigation by 34 states into the e-cigarette maker's marketing practices.
For detail: woai.iheart.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wfmz.com

States reach $438.5M settlement with e-cig company Juul

This Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 file photo shows a Juul electronic cigarette starter kit at a smoke shop in New York.
For detail: wfmz.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: wbfo.org

E-cigarette company Juul reaches settlement over its marketing of vaping products

Juul, once the biggest vaping brand in the U.S., reached a big settlement today.
For detail: wbfo.org
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: washingtonpost.com

Juul to pay $439 million in settlement over marketing to teens

A Juul vaping system with accessory pods.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: virginiabusiness.com

Juul settles with Va., 32 other states for $438.5M

Altria spent $12.8 billion to buy a 35% stake in Juul Labs Inc. in 2018. Altria now values it at $450 million as of June 30, 2022.
For detail: virginiabusiness.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vermontbiz.com

Vermont joins 33 states in $438.5M agreement with JUUL Labs

Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has joined 33 other states in reaching a $438.
For detail: vermontbiz.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tpr.org

E-cigarette company Juul reaches settlement over its marketing of vaping products

Juul, once the biggest vaping brand in the U.S., reached a big settlement today.
For detail: tpr.org
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Bangladesh Urged to Keep Vapes Legal

Bangladesh must keep e-cigarettes legal if it wants to achieve its goal of becoming a tobacco-free country by 2040, according to tobacco harm reduction activists.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theverge.com

Juul will pay $438.5 million to states over youth vaping investigation

Juul will pay $438.5 million to settle an investigation by dozens of US states into the marketing practices blamed for kicking off the teen and youth vaping crisis.
For detail: theverge.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theguardian.com

One in five 15-year-old girls in England vape

More than one in five 15-year-old girls use electronic cigarettes, new statistics show, with the rise of vaping among that age group reminiscent of smoking levels more than a decade ago.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

BAT study finds glo less toxic than cigarettes, but scientists stay sceptical of benefits

LONDON, Sept 6 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco (BAT) said on Tuesday a year-long study evaluating the potential harm reduction of using heated tobacco products compared to cigarettes will help expand the category of alternative “smoke-free” products.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nytimes.com

Juul Settles Multistate Youth Vaping Inquiry for $438.5 Million

The tentative deal would close an investigation by nearly three dozen states into the company’s marketing and sales practices.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nwaonline.com

E-cigarette maker Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle multi-state teen vaping investigation

HARTFORD, Conn. — Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs has agreed to pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year investigation by 33 states into the marketing of its high-nicotine vaping products, which have long been blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping.
For detail: nwaonline.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: npr.org

Juul will pay nearly $440 million to settle states' investigation into teen vaping

HARTFORD, Conn. — Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs will pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year investigation by 33 states into the marketing of its high-nicotine vaping products, which have long been blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping.
For detail: npr.org
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: npr.org

E-cigarette company Juul reaches settlement over its marketing of vaping products

E-cigarette company Juul has reached a multi-million dollar settlement with more than 30 states over its marketing of vaping products.
For detail: npr.org
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsweek.com

Vaping a Gateway to Nicotine Addiction for Teens: Study

Vaping has become a gateway to nicotine addiction for teens as most who take it up have never smoked before, a study has warned.
For detail: newsweek.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news.sky.com

Vaping popularity rising among teenagers in England as cigarette use declines

Girls are far more likely than boys to use e-cigarettes, with data showing more than a fifth of 15-year-old girls were reported as current e-cigarette users.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news.com.au

Video exposes disgusting innards of trendy vaping devices

People who routinely use vapes have been delivered an eye-opening reminder of just how filthy the ‘trendy’ devices are inside.
For detail: news.com.au
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

BAT study finds glo less toxic than cigarettes, but scientists stay sceptical of benefits

British American Tobacco (BAT) said on Tuesday a year-long study evaluating the potential harm reduction of using heated tobacco products compared to cigarettes will help expand the category of alternative "smoke-free" products.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lse.co.uk

BAT study finds glo less toxic than cigarettes, but scientists stay sceptical of benefits

LONDON, Sept 6 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco (BAT) said on Tuesday a year-long study evaluating the potential harm reduction of using heated tobacco products compared to cigarettes will help expand the category of alternative "smoke-free" products.
For detail: lse.co.uk
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

New study reveals positive long-term impact of switching from cigarettes to glo™

New one-year data showed smokers who switched exclusively to glo achieved significant and sustained improvements in several indicators of potential harm compared to those who continued to smoke Study results add to the weight-of-evidence that supports glo as a reduced-risk* product.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: e-pao.net

Sale of tobacco products banned

Imphal, September 05 2022: The Health Department has declared total prohibition on sale, manufacture, distribution or use of all tobacco and nicotine added products including Gutkha, Pan Masala, Chaap Tobacco, Pure Tobacco, Khaini, Zarda and Scented/Flavoured Tobacco under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006, in the interest of the general public.
For detail: e-pao.net
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Need stricter regulation against cigarette adverts, promotion: expert

Health expert Prof. Tjandra Yoga Aditama at a media discussion held by the Indonesia Institute for Social Development (IISD), which was followed online from Jakarta on Monday (September 5, 2022).
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: digital.nhs.uk

Decrease in smoking and drug use among school children but increase in vaping, new report shows

These cookies enable basic functions like page navigation and making our site work properly. You won't necessarily have all of these cookies placed, as it will depend on which content you visit and how you interact with it.
For detail: digital.nhs.uk
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cspdailynews.com

Juul to Pay $438.5 Million in Multistate Settlement

HARTFORT, Conn. — Juul Labs will pay $438.5 million to 34 states and territories to settle a two-year investigation into its marketing and sales practices.
For detail: cspdailynews.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cnbc.com

Juul to pay nearly $440M to settle states’ teen vaping probe

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 22: In this photo illustration, packages of Juul e-cigarettes sit on a table on June 22, 2022 in Los Angeles, California.
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: centralmaine.com

Maine to get up to $11.6 million in Juul settlement with states over teen vaping

Maine is set to receive between $10.7 and $11.6 million in payments made annually over the next 6 to 10 years.
For detail: centralmaine.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cbsnews.com

Juul to pay nearly $440 million to settle states' teen vaping probe

Electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs will pay nearly $440 million to settle a two-year investigation by 33 states into the marketing of its high-nicotine vaping products, which have long been blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping.
For detail: cbsnews.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cantonrep.com

Juul to pay $438 million to Ohio, other states and promises marketing changes

Electronic cigarette company Juul Labs agreed to pay $438.5 million and stop marketing its vaping products to children to settle a two-year investigation by Ohio and 32 other states.
For detail: cantonrep.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: business-standard.com

US: Juul to pay nearly $440 mn to settle e-cigarette marketing probe

The state investigation found that Juul marketed its e-cigarettes to underage teens with launch parties, product giveaways and ads and social media posts using youthful models JUUL Labs | Photo twitter (@EHHI).
For detail: business-standard.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: boingboing.net

Juul to pay $438.5m to end probe into it marketing nicotine to teens

Vape juice company Juul marketed nicotine to children. It will now pay $438.5m to settle an investigation into it.
For detail: boingboing.net
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bbc.com

Vaping: Juul to pay $438.5m in youth marketing probe

Juul Labs will pay $438.5m (£380m) to end a probe of its advertising to underage buyers as it rose to be one of the top e-cigarette firms in the US.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - New study reveals positive long-term impact of switching from cigarettes to glo™

New one-year data showed smokers who switched exclusively to glo achieved significant and sustained improvements in several indicators of potential harm compared to those who continued to smoke.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: barrons.com

Juul Agrees to $438.5 Million Multistate Settlement Over E-Cig Sales

Juul Labs, maker of vaping products, is settling with multiple states after an investigation into its marketing and sales efforts targeting underage users.
For detail: barrons.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: aljazeera.com

Juul to pay $439m to settle US e-cigarette marketing probe

E-cigarette maker also pledges to refrain from some marketing, such as the use of cartoons and depictions of users under age 35.
For detail: aljazeera.com
Published Sep 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: alexcityoutlook.com

States reach $438.5M settlement with e-cig company Juul

(The Center Square) – Electronic cigarette company Juul will pay out $438.5 million to 33 states as part of a proposed settlement following a two-year investigation into the company’s marketing practices.
For detail: alexcityoutlook.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theprint.in

Teens are more likely to try e-cigarettes if their parents smoke

Washington [US], September 5 (ANI): According to research presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Barcelona, teenagers with smoking parents are 55% more likely to try electronic cigarettes.
For detail: theprint.in
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: strathspey-herald.co.uk

Highland action on unsafe nicotine levels in vapes and sales to children

Easier access to your trusted, local news. Subscribe to a digital package and support local news publishing.
For detail: strathspey-herald.co.uk
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: southwalesargus.co.uk

Teens now more likely to start vaping instead of smoking, study shows

A NEW study has suggested that a significant number of teens who try vaping have never actually smoked.
For detail: southwalesargus.co.uk
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nwitimes.com

Teens More Likely to Vape If Parent Smokes

MONDAY, Sept. 5, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Parents who smoke should know that their kids are more likely to vape and try smoking.
For detail: nwitimes.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Teenagers influenced by smoking parents to start using e-cigarettes, research says

Teenagers whose parents are smokers are 55% more likely to try e-cigarettes, according to research presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Teenagers more likely to vape if their parents smoke

Teenagers whose parents are smokers are 55% more likely to try e-cigarettes, according to research presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: legislation.gov.uk

The Prohibition of Smoking Outside Hospital Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2022

Draft Regulations laid before the Scottish Parliament under section 40(3)(a) of the Smoking, Health and Social Care (Scotland) Act 2005 for approval by resolution of the Scottish Parliament.
For detail: legislation.gov.uk
Published Sep 05, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: independent.co.uk

COPD: from an end-stage disease to lifelong lung health

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has for too long been seen as a self-inflicted progressive disorder of smokers towards the end of life with few treatment options beyond symptom control.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Teenagers with parents who smoke are more likely to try e-cigarettes, says new study

The study showed that teenagers whose parents smoked were around 55% more likely to have tried e-cigarettes and around 51% more likely to have tried smoking.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: gov.scot

Hospital smoking ban: public information

A law making it an offence to smoke within 15 metres of a hospital building has come into force.
For detail: gov.scot
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fox41yakima.com

Teens More Likely to Vape If Parent Smokes

MONDAY, Sept. 5, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Parents who smoke should know that their kids are more likely to vape and try smoking.
For detail: fox41yakima.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: extra.ie

Rise in young people vaping in Ireland, as further calls for Government to 'tackle the issue'

New research shows that the number of people in Ireland vaping is on the rise, with the average age of young people starting to vape between 13 and 15.
For detail: extra.ie
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Ministry moves to gather support for smoking regulation revision

Head of the Health Ministry’s chronic lung disease and immunological disorders working team, Benget Saragih, at a virtual discussion on Monday (September 5, 2022).
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: crainsdetroit.com

Commentary: Reduce harm on nicotine products rather than banning them

In April, the Food and Drug Administration announced its plan to ban menthol-flavored cigarettes.
For detail: crainsdetroit.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: bbc.com

Fines for smoking outside Scottish hospitals become law

Anyone caught lighting up within 15m of a hospital building in Scotland could be fined up to £1,000.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: ahmedabadmirror.com

Don’t smoke, your kids are watching you

Parents, take note! If you smoke, then there are chances that you might influence your teenage kids, as a new study has shown that teenagers whose parents are smokers are more likely to try e-cigarettes.
For detail: ahmedabadmirror.com
Published Sep 04, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: timesnownews.com

Parents, listen up! Your smoking habits may encourage teens to take up vaping

The research, presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Barcelona, Spain, indicated that teenagers whose parents smoked were around 55 per cent more likely to have tried e-cigarettes and about 51 per cent more likely to have tried smoking.
For detail: timesnownews.com
Published Sep 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: reporter.net

Health official: Adults try to quit, teens move to tobacco

LAFAYETTE − The impact vaping has on adults and teens may hurt one group while potentially helping another.
For detail: reporter.net
Published Sep 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news.sky.com

Teen vaping has become a 'route into nicotine addiction, rather than out of it', expert warns

A new study shows 68% of adolescents who had tried e-cigarettes said they had never tried "conventional" smoking.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Sep 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: gov.scot

Smoking banned near hospital buildings

Patients and healthcare staff will no longer face second-hand smoke at hospital doors as a nationwide ban comes into effect tomorrow (Monday 5 September).
For detail: gov.scot
Published Sep 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: chardandilminsternews.co.uk

Teens more likely to try vaping than smoking

Some 39% of teenagers said they have tried vaping, according to a new study (PA) Some 39% of teenagers said they have tried vaping, according to a new study (PA).
For detail: chardandilminsternews.co.uk
Published Sep 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: casaa.org

Vaping Has A Few Wins and More! Tobacco Harm Reduction News

Vaping had a few wins, including 6 companies prevailing against FDA in appeals court and a flavor ban tabled in California.
For detail: casaa.org
Published Sep 02, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: wwlp.com

FTC: E-cigarette use by youth on the rise despite federal ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WWLP) – A new report released by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) finds that sales of flavored disposable e-cigarettes and menthol e-cigarette cartridges among youth rose in 2020.
For detail: wwlp.com
Published Sep 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: verywellhealth.com

Does Smoking Cigarettes Cause Acne?

Smoking can affect pretty much every organ system in the body in one way or the other, including your skin.1 One of the more surprising consequences of smoking is that it can either cause or lead to the worsening of acne, especially in adults.2 This article explains how smoking affects the skin and helps lay the groundwork for an acne outbreak.
For detail: verywellhealth.com
Published Sep 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: opinion.inquirer.net

Harm reduction for tobacco?

Of all the arguments that have been used to support vaping, the most prominent and perhaps the most compelling has been the idea of “tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: opinion.inquirer.net