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News Excerpts of October-2022


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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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: 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: 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: 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 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: 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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: 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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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: 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: 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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: 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
[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: 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 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
[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 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
[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: 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 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 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
[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 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
[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: 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 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: 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: 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 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 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
[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 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 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: 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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 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
[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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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: 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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: 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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: 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 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: 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: 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
[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
[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 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 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 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: 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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: 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 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
[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
[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
[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
[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 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 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
[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
[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 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
[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
[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
[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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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: 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 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: 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: 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 16, 2022
[0]

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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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 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 13, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

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 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 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
[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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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 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: 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
[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 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 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 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
[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
[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
[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
[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 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 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 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
[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
[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 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
[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
[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
[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: 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
[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
[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 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 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
[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 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: 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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 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
[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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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: 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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
[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
[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 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 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 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 07, 2022
[Smoking]

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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: 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: 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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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
[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 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: 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 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 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 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
[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
[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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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 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
[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 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 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]

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
[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
[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
[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 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
[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
[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 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
[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 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
[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
[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
[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: 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 06, 2022
[0]

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
[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
[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
[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 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
[Vaping]

Source: youtube.com

The dangers of vaping ingredients

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Oct 05, 2022
[Juul]

Source: youtube.com

Bernstein initiates Airbnb coverage, Juul prepares for potential bankruptcy

Video
For detail: youtube.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 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 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 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 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 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

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 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
[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 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
[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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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 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: 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
[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 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 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 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: 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
[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
[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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 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
[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 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
[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
[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 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
[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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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: 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 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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 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 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
[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 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

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 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 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 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 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 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
[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 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
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 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
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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 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 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 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 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 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 01, 2022
[Vaping]

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
[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

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

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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
[0]

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
Published Sep 02, 2022
[0]

Source: kenyanews.go.ke

Busia to gain from pilot tobacco-free farms initiative

Busia residents are set to benefit from a Tobacco-Free Farms initiative aimed at safeguarding their health and improving their livelihoods.
For detail: kenyanews.go.ke
Published Sep 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: jerseyeveningpost.com

Vaping reaches record levels

Vaping has reached record levels in Britain with an estimated 4.3 million people being active vapers, according to a new report.
For detail: jerseyeveningpost.com
Published Sep 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: finshots.in

Can India kick its tobacco habit?

In today’s Finshots, we explain how and why the Indian government might be making Nicotine Replacement products cheaper in the country Also, before we get into today’s article, we just want to let you know that you can get these crisp stories delivered straight into your inbox everyday by  clicking here!.
For detail: finshots.in
Published Sep 02, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: asthma.ca

Vaping Can Damage Vital Immune System Cells

A research study from the University of Birmingham suggests that vaping can damage vital immune system cells and may be more harmful than previously thought.
For detail: asthma.ca
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

BAT Manages to Reverse Kenya’s Ban on Nicotine Pouches

After lobbying the local government to put nicotine pouches back on the market, big tobacco company British American Tobacco (BAT), managed to bring about a reversal on the ban.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nst.com.my

Local, international experts say harm reduction tools must use reduced-risk products

Vaping is also the most popular way to quit smoking aid internationally and probably in Malaysia. .
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Paper Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Motivations for E-cigarette use and associations with vaping frequency and smoking abstinence among adults who smoke cigarettes in the United States

Introduction: In observational studies, vaping daily is positively associated with cigarette smoking abstinence, while non-daily vaping is associated with less smoking abstinence (versus no e-cigarette use).
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newsroompost.com

Global studies throw fresh light on vaping

Research and studies on vaping across the world, mostly in developed nations, are creating ripples for those who want such a ban to stay… New Delhi: Global trends on vaping are throwing up interesting results, forcing many across the world – including in India – to sit up and take notice.
For detail: newsroompost.com
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: myjoyonline.com

Lanre Odusile: Why Tobacco Harm Reduction will reduce the prevalence of smoking

In many countries, cigarette packs now come with both graphic and text health warnings to smokers on the health risks associated with their consumption.
For detail: myjoyonline.com
Published Sep 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ctpublic.org

Higher e-cigarette taxes could push vapers to smoke ‘more lethal product,’ Yale study suggests

A recent study from the Yale School of Public Health suggests that higher taxes on e-cigarettes could drive younger vapers to turn to traditional cigarettes.
For detail: ctpublic.org

News Excerpts of August-2022

Published Aug 31, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vaping Success In The UK, Strong Reason To Follow

“Smoking in Britain is dramatically falling, largely because adults keen to quit have been able to switch to considerably less harmful vaping,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 31, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: pharmacytimes.com

Study: Smoking Is Worse for the Heart Than Previously Thought

Some function is partially restored once smokers kick the habit, results presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2022 show.
For detail: pharmacytimes.com
Published Aug 31, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ganjapreneur.com

More Americans Smoke Cannabis Than Tobacco

A new Gallup poll found that more Americans smoked cannabis in the past week than tobacco, according to a report from The Hill.
For detail: ganjapreneur.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Generational tobacco ban positive, but is it legal? - AVCA

Submissions to the Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Smoked Tobacco) Amendment Bill have closed, with Parliament’s Health Select Committee now tasked with reviewing public feedback.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Aug 30, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: thephuketnews.com

Ban on e-cigarettes to remain

BANGKOK: The government has affirmed its stance against vaping, saying e-cigarettes are affecting the health of vapers of whom more than half are considered youths.
For detail: thephuketnews.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

AVCA: Generational Tobacco Ban Positive, But Is It Legal?

Submissions to the Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Smoked Tobacco) Amendment Bill have closed, with Parliament’s Health Select Committee now tasked with reviewing public feedback.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: saudigazette.com.sa

No sale of tobacco products to those under age of 18

RIYADH — It is prohibited to sell tobacco products to those who are under the age of 18, according to the regulations issued by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing (MOMRA).
For detail: saudigazette.com.sa
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: npr.org

Marijuana use is outpacing cigarette use for the first time on record

More people in the U.S. are now smoking marijuana than cigarettes, according to a Gallup poll.
For detail: npr.org
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: neurologylive.com

Early Tobacco Use in Children Leads to Poorer Cognitive Performance, Reduced Brain Structure

Those who had used tobacco at any time demonstrated multiple significantly lower whole-brain measures than nonusers, including total cortical surface area, cortical volume, and total intracranial volume.
For detail: neurologylive.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lawstreetmedia.com

Seventh Circuit Denies Petition for Review of FDA Denial in E-Cigarette Suit

The Seventh Circuit issued an opinion on Monday in a case filed by Gripum, LLC against the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
For detail: lawstreetmedia.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: investorsobserver.com

Is British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) a Winner in the Tobacco Industry?

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) is the highest overall rated company in the Tobacco industry with an overall score of 71. BTI is up 8.32% so far this year after the company closed yesterday at $40.61.
For detail: investorsobserver.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: gulfnews.com

Saudi Arabia bans sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 18

Dubai: Saudi Arabia has banned the sale of tobacco products to those under the age of 18, Okaz newspaper reported.
For detail: gulfnews.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Promotion FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bmj.com

Sustaining tobacco use through advertisement on Indian Roads and the Principle of “Roads-free of tobacco advertisements

Reaching a state of tobacco control in low and middle income countries (LMIC) like India, will most definitely need involvement of multiple stakeholders.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: asahi.com

Court rejects suit claiming indoor smoking ban is unconstitutional

The Tokyo District Court on Aug. 29 dismissed a lawsuit filed by a man who demanded government compensation over an anti-smoking law that he said violates the Constitution.
For detail: asahi.com
Published Aug 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: africanliberty.org

Kenya: Achieving Tobacco Harm Reduction without Evaporating Freedoms

Whether chewing, sniffing, or smoking, tobacco consumption is a tradition woven in the genealogical history of human existence.
For detail: africanliberty.org
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: webmd.com

Nearly 30% of U.S. Cancer Deaths Linked to Smoking

The lost earnings rate in all 13 tobacco nation states combined was about 44% higher, compared with other states and the District of Columbia combined, and the annual PYLL rate was 47% higher in tobacco nation states.
For detail: webmd.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking Paper]

Source: trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com

Preoperative smoking cessation program in patients undergoing intermediate to high-risk surgery: a randomized, single-blinded, controlled, superiority trial

At present, effectively implementing smoking cessation programs in the health care system constitutes a major challenge. A unique opportunity to initiate smoking cessation focuses on smokers scheduled for surgery.
For detail: trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[FED Cigarette]

Source: tmz.ng

Scientific community focuses on tobacco harm reduction through alternative solutions

Scientific community focuses on tobacco harm reduction through alternative solutions #Scientific #community #focuses #tobacco #harm #reduction #alternative #solutions Welcome to TmZ Blog, here is the new story we have for you today:.
For detail: tmz.ng
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: timesnownews.com

Vaping on campus still a concern for the new school year

JUPITER, Fla. — It's back-to-school time across the country, and while many COVID rules in the classroom are relaxing, there's a different health issue at play: vaping at school.
For detail: timesnownews.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Vaping reaches record levels in Great Britain, report reveals

Estimated 4.3 million people using e-cigarettes, up from about 800,000 a decade ago in ‘vaping revolution’ Vaping has risen rapidly over the past decade to reach record levels in Great Britain with an estimated 4.3 million people who are regular vapers, according to a report.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tekdeeps.com

“Burning problem”

All campaigns aimed at stopping smoking start from the same premise – smoking is harmful and the best choice for non-smokers is to never try, and for smokers to completely stop using cigarettes, tobacco and products containing nicotine.
For detail: tekdeeps.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scotsman.com

Vaping hits a record high as more than four million opt for 'smoking' devices

Vaping has reached record levels in Britain with an estimated 4.3 million people being vapers, according to a new report.
For detail: scotsman.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette Tobacco]

Source: qz.com

More Americans are smoking marijuana than tobacco cigarettes now

For the first time ever, more Americans said they smoke marijuana (16%) than tobacco cigarettes (11%) in a Gallup survey conducted July 5-26.
For detail: qz.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: psnews.com.au

Setting the pace for a smoke-free world

In the wake of UK plans to raise the legal smoking age, Ray Higginson* explores some of the actions other Governments are taking in the push to go smoke-free.
For detail: psnews.com.au
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: podiatrygroup.us

Quit Smoking Now to Improve Foot Health

Giving up cigarettes isn't easy, especially if you've been smoking for many years, but it's the best thing that you can do for your health.
For detail: podiatrygroup.us
Published Aug 29, 2022
[0]

Source: news-medical.net

What are the effects of e-cigarettes and their constituents on SARS-CoV-2 infection?

In a recent study posted to the bioRxiv* preprint server, researchers evaluated whether e-cigarette (EC) aerosols promoted severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 29, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: news.trenddetail.com

anti-tobacco coalition urges governments to strengthen tobacco policies

On the occasion of the 72nd session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for Africa held in Lomé (Togo), the Alliance for Tobacco Control in Africa (ACTA) called on governments to do more to protect present and future generations and ensure a healthy and tobacco-free Africa.
For detail: news.trenddetail.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: news.stv.tv

Rise in number of young people vaping is 'disaster in the making'

Figures indicate that an estimated 4.3 million people across Scotland, England and Wales vape.
For detail: news.stv.tv
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news.sky.com

Vaping revolution': 4.3m Brits now use e-cigarettes - but 350,000 of them have never smoked

One in five ex-smokers said vaping had helped them kick the habit - apparently backing up growing evidence that e-cigarettes can be effective at helping people quit.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[COPD Cigarette Paper]

Source: nature.com

An abuse liability assessment of the glo tobacco heating product in comparison to combustible cigarettes and nicotine replacement therapy

Tobacco heating products (THPs) have reduced emissions of toxicants compared with cigarette smoke, and as they expose user to lower levels than smoking, have for a role to play in tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: nature.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mg.co.za

Philip Morris International misleading the public about nicotine in heated tobacco products

A heated tobacco stick used in an Iqos device contains more than 4mg of nicotine, eight times the amount often claimed by the multinational tobacco company.
For detail: mg.co.za
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mercurynews.com

Here’s how Big Tobacco is already reaping millions in California off a November ballot proposition

Qualifying the ballot measure automatically stalled a 2020 statewide ban on flavored tobacco sales Proposition 31 would uphold a 2020 California law to ban the sales of flavored tobacco.
For detail: mercurynews.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking Paper]

Source: link.springer.com

Developmental trajectories of tobacco use and risk factors from adolescence to emerging young adulthood: a population-based panel study

Adolescence to young adulthood is a critical developmental period that determines lifelong patterns of tobacco use.
For detail: link.springer.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: khaleejtimes.com

What Is Tobacco Harm Reduction?

Philip Morris International explores how smoke-free products are an alternative to cigarettes for those who continue to use tobacco or other nicotine-related products.
For detail: khaleejtimes.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: jpost.com

This is why so many people have a cigarette with their morning coffee

Smoking disgusts many people, yet many smokers start their day with a cup of coffee and a cigarette. A new study researched why people feel that this is an ideal combination.
For detail: jpost.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: jconline.com

Are more teens switching from vapes to cigarettes? Health official weighs in

LAFAYETTE, Ind. − The impact vaping has on adults and teens may hurt one group while potentially helping another.
For detail: jconline.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: itv.com

Vaping reaches record levels in Britain after rising rapidly over past decade, report says

Vaping has reached record levels in Britain with an estimated 4.3 million people being active vapers, according to a new report.
For detail: itv.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: forbes.com

The Health Effects Of E-Cigarettes

For those under the age of 18, it’s illegal to purchase e-cigarettes (also called vapes) in the U.S. But that hasn’t stopped underage individuals from using the product.
For detail: forbes.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: forbes.com

Gallup Poll Finds More Americans Smoke Marijuana Than Cigarettes

More Americans smoke marijuana than tobacco, according to the results of a recent Gallup poll. The poll also found that the use of cannabis in the United States is at an all-time high, jumping by a third in just one year.
For detail: forbes.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Physically active adolescents up to 23% more likely to vape than less active peers

Physically active adolescents may be more likely to use electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes or vapes, than their less active peers, according to new research from the University of Georgia.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cityam.com

Vaping hits record high with over four million Brits turning to e-cigarettes

New data has revealed that there are now five times as many vapers in the UK than there were in 2012, as the e-cigarette revolution takes off.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cbs58.com

Smoking weed is now more popular than smoking tobacco

(CNN) -- "It's the economy, stupid," Democratic operative James Carville once famously noted. Usually, that assertion holds when it comes to elections.
For detail: cbs58.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: bloomberg.com

Vaping Reaches Record Levels in Britain

Vaping has reached record levels in Britain with an estimated 4.3 million people being active vapers, according to a new report.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Aug 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: abc11.com

Smoking weed now more popular than tobacco as legalization on ballot in a number of states

Marijuana and tobacco usage trends have been going in opposite directions for a few decades now.
For detail: abc11.com
Published Aug 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theprint.in

Cannabis users are more prone to nicotine consumption: Research

Washington [US], August 28 (ANI): Individuals who use medicinal cannabis are more prone to consume nicotine products than the general population, according to a recent study.
For detail: theprint.in
Published Aug 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: edition.cnn.com

Smoking weed is now more popular than smoking tobacco

Cannabis plants are seen at Glass House Brands greenhouse near Camarillo, California, on August 19, 2022. Cannabis plants are seen at Glass House Brands greenhouse near Camarillo, California, on August 19, 2022.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Aug 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: scitechdaily.com

Smoking Is Even More Damaging to the Heart Than Thought

New research finds that smokers have weaker hearts than non-smokers, and the more people smoke, the worse their heart function becomes.
For detail: scitechdaily.com
Published Aug 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: schneckmed.org

The Dangers of Vaping

Recently, vaping has become a popular hobby amongst adults and teenagers. It's become so common that doctors are starting to face the effects in the emergency room.
For detail: schneckmed.org
Published Aug 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news24.com

Court freezes Gold Leaf Tobacco assets amid SARS tax evasion probe

The SA Revenue Service has secured a preservation order against the Gold Leaf Tobacco Corporation and its directors, Simon Rudland and Ebrahim Adamjee.
For detail: news24.com
Published Aug 25, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: natlawreview.com

A Closer Look at China’s New E-Cigarette Regulations

With the implementation of the Management Rules of E-cigarettes and the forthcoming effective date for the GB Standard on E-cigarettes (October 1, 2022), China has been regularly updating its e-cigarette regulations.
For detail: natlawreview.com
Published Aug 25, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: indiatvnews.com

This is Serious! Smoking can lead to thicker and weaker hearts, reveals study

Cigarette smoking is responsible for 50 per cent of all avoidable deaths in smokers, with half of these due to atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack and stroke.
For detail: indiatvnews.com
Published Aug 25, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: escardio.org

Smoking is even more damaging to the heart than previously thought

Barcelona, Spain – 25 Aug 2022: Smokers have weaker hearts than non-smokers, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2022.1 The study found that the more people smoked, the worse their heart function became.
For detail: escardio.org
Published Aug 25, 2022
[Paper Vaping]

Source: academic.oup.com

The Impact of The Real Cost Vaping and Smoking Ads across Tobacco Products

Little research has examined spillover effects of tobacco communication campaigns, such as how anti-smoking ads affect vaping.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Aug 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: statnews.com

The FDA stands by as the vaping industry flouts its orders

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration has spent more than four years trying to decide whether retailers should be able to sell products like cotton candy-flavored liquids, vapes made to look like fidget spinners, and disposables filled with more nicotine than 200 cigarettes.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Aug 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: statnews.com

The FDA is at a crossroads for reducing tobacco-related disease and death

The U.S. is at a crossroads for tobacco use, the country’s leading cause of preventable death, at nearly half a million deaths a year.
For detail: statnews.com
Published Aug 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

Switching from cigarettes to e-cigarette alternatives not associated with improvement in cardiovascular outcomes

Switching from cigarettes to e-cigarette alternatives not associated with improvement in cardiovascular outcomes 1.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Aug 24, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Changes in cigarette smoking and smokeless tobacco use during the COVID-19 lockdown period among youth and young adults in Denmark

Introduction: Cigarettes and smokeless tobacco (snus and nicotine pouches) are prevalent among youth and young adults in Denmark.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Aug 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: kaaltv.com

The e-cigarette, "JUUL", is being ordered by the FDA to remove their vaping products off the market.

Last week the FDA ordered the company to remove the vaping products off the market due to the company’s contribution to what many deem the "youth vaping epidemic".
For detail: kaaltv.com
Published Aug 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: regulatoryoversight.com

FDA Cigarette Graphic Warning Rule Delayed … Again

In a prior update, we discussed the ongoing legal challenges to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) March 2020 rule on a graphic-warning requirement for cigarettes.
For detail: regulatoryoversight.com
Published Aug 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: mdlinx.com

The link between environmental toxins and cognitive disorders

Cigarettes and e-cigarettes contain substances that can impair memory function and retention in users. Research suggests that patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have difficulty eliminating toxic metals, which can lead to an accumulation of metals that may magnify symptoms of ASD.
For detail: mdlinx.com
Published Aug 23, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

Scientific group welcomes Vape Law for promoting tobacco harm reduction

A group of researchers and medical professionals said it supports the implementation of the “anti-smoking” Vape Law as it promotes tobacco harm reduction (THR) as a public health strategy that will provide millions of Filipino smokers access to regulated less harmful alternatives such as e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products (HTPs).
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Aug 23, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: itweb.co.za

A Measured Approach to E-Cigarette Taxation Is Essential

Authorities must consider every consumer segment and strive to ensure that safer smoking alternatives are less expensive than tobacco cigarettes RELX International, a responsible multinational electronic cigarette company, is cautioning authorities against increasing the customs duties levied on e-cigarette products.
For detail: itweb.co.za
Published Aug 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: globalvillagespace.com

Additional Taxes on Cigarettes and Tobacco

The Tax Laws (Second Amendment) Ordinance 2022, which President Dr. Arif Alvi signed on Monday, paves the way for the imposition of new taxes in order to raise billions of rupees in income.
For detail: globalvillagespace.com
Published Aug 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

Which teens are more likely to vape? Research shows surprising patterns across race and sexuality groups

A new study aims to examine differences in current e-cigarette use prevalence among U.S. youth at the intersections of sexual orientation with race and ethnicity Researchers estimate that half of all high school students in the United States have tried vaping at least once.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Aug 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: columbian.com

FDA targets nicotine gummies

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators on Thursday issued a first-of-a-kind warning to the maker of nicotine gummies, saying the illegal candies pose a growing risk to teenagers and younger children.
For detail: columbian.com
Published Aug 23, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: bloomberg.com

A Measured Approach to E-Cigarette Taxation Is Essential

August 23, 2022 at 4:10 PM GMT+5 A Measured Approach to E-Cigarette Taxation Is Essential Authorities must consider every consumer segment and strive to ensure that safer smoking alternatives are less expensive than tobacco cigarettes.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theage.com.au

Melbourne mulls extending smoking ban to areas outside city landmarks

Smoking or vaping outside Melbourne landmarks and transport hubs could be banned under a proposal to expand existing smoke-free zones in the city.
For detail: theage.com.au
Published Aug 22, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: sbs.com.au

Is vaping a threat to public health?

Last year, the sale of e-cigarettes containing nicotine without a valid permit or prescription became illegal. But with vapes more accessible than ever, unlawful over the counter availability is threatening to undo decades of public health success in Australia.
For detail: sbs.com.au
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: physiciansweekly.com

Losses From Smoking-Related Cancer Deaths in the U.S. Estimated

MONDAY, Aug. 22, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Person-years of life lost (PYLL) and lost earnings due to cigarette smoking-attributable cancer deaths among U.S.
For detail: physiciansweekly.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: newswaali.com

Who approved nicotine replacement therapy may become part of essential medicine list rp News WAALI

New Delhi, August 21: There is good news for those suffering from smoking habit and trying to quit it. Smoking cessation medicine or therapy is now readily available everywhere.
For detail: newswaali.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: indianexpress.com

Here’s how smoking harms the heart, clots blood and causes brain strokes

Stopping tobacco consumption halves cardiovascular risk within a year and practically nullifies it by the third year. Deferring the decision to stop can be fatal, as a sudden cardiac death can strike without warning, says cardiologist K.
For detail: indianexpress.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hilltimes.com

The relationship between schizophrenia and nicotine could actually help end homelessness

Build enough housing units for people with schizophrenia using the government revenue they are largely responsible for: tobacco taxes. . . .
For detail: hilltimes.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: freemalaysiatoday.com

In reviewing GEG, consider harm reduction, separate vape rules, PSC told

Dr Sharifa Ezat Wan Puteh of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia says there is a need to separate laws for smoking and vaping rather than lump them under the Generational End Game bill.
For detail: freemalaysiatoday.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: eastmojo.com

Second-hand smoke 10th biggest risk factor for cancer: Lancet study

Washington: People living in close proximity to those who smoke tobacco may have a higher risk of cancer as a new study published in The Lancet journal has found that second-hand smoking is the tenth biggest risk factor for the disease.
For detail: eastmojo.com
Published Aug 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Schools install vape detectors inside bathrooms to alert teachers to children who are VAPING - amid a warning that the habit may cause dangerous illnesses such as 'popcorn lung'

New vape alarms are set to be installed in Australian high schools to help curb teenagers' use of e-cigarettes.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Judge Boosts Philip Morris’ Infringement Award

R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. owes Philip Morris Products more than $14 million after a federal judge on Aug.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: tbsnews.net

International harm reduction experts urge government to rethink proposed vape ban

A group of international tobacco harm reduction advocates has asked Bangladesh authorities to reconsider its proposed prohibition of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and other smokefree nicotine alternatives in a letter addressed to the Ministry of Health.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Smoking and the risk of contracting SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19

Smoking increases the risk of respiratory infections, such as colds, flu, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Smoking may also contribute to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) complications.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medcitynews.com

FDA warning letter puts maker of nicotine gummies in a sticky situation

The FDA issued a warning letter about nicotine gummies—the first ever notification sent for such a product. The agency’s concern is that the flavored gummies resemble candy and pose a toxicity risk to children.
For detail: medcitynews.com
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: chicagotribune.com

Condo Adviser: If properly adopted, smoking restrictions implemented by condo associations are legally enforceable

If properly adopted, smoking restrictions implemented by condo associations are legally enforceable. (Getty Images / HANDOUT) Q.
For detail: chicagotribune.com
Published Aug 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: california18.com

The “electronic cigarettes” with vitamins arrived. Will they be that healthy?

The new ones wellness vapes they are basically healthy “electronic cigarettes”, with vitamins, hormones and essential oils.
For detail: california18.com
Published Aug 20, 2022
[Paper FCTC]

Source: nature.com

Secondhand smoke exposure among never-smoking adolescents in Wuhan, China

Without smoke-free legislation in Wuhan, China, we investigated secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure at home, school, and public places for never-smoking school-going adolescents in 2019.
For detail: nature.com
Published Aug 20, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nation.com.pk

The unrelenting health burden of smoking

Worldwide, tobacco kills more than 8 million people a year. According to the Global Burden of Disease (2019) report, in Pakistan alone, 160,000 people succumb to diseases attributable to cigarette smoking every year, while over 22 million people in the country still continue to smoke – all this despite the widespread knowledge of the harm caused by cigarettes.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Aug 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: intpolicydigest.org

The FDA’s Anti-Tobacco Crusade is Foolish and Un-American

We’re all familiar with the phrase. It used to signify a free person’s cordial invitation to shove off — Americans know their rights and are unafraid to exercise them.
For detail: intpolicydigest.org
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: webmd.com

FDA Issues Warning About Illegal Nicotine Gummies

Aug. 19, 2022 -- The FDA issued a warning letter to a U.S. manufacturer for marketing flavored nicotine gummies, saying the illegal products pose a risk to teenagers and children.
For detail: webmd.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wane.com

FDA warns company selling illegal nicotine gummies

INDIANAPOLIS — As children return to school, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is trying to stop what they are calling a public health crisis just waiting to happen.
For detail: wane.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: usnews.com

FDA Issues Warning to Maker of Illegal Nicotine Gummies

FRIDAY, Aug. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned a maker of nicotine gummies to stop marketing what is an illegal product.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: upi.com

FDA warns company to stop marketing illegal nicotine gummies

The FDA said nicotine gummies are particularly concerning because they resemble candy and can cause severe nicotine toxicity or death if young children eat them.
For detail: upi.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nbcnews.com

Maker of nicotine gummies warned by the FDA that their product is a looming 'public health crisis' among children

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators on Thursday issued a first-of-a-kind warning to the maker of nicotine gummies, saying the illegal candies pose a growing risk to teenagers and younger children.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: khn.org

FDA Warns Nicotine Gummy Maker About Illegal Products

The fruit-flavored candies could cause nicotine poisoning if ingested by kids. “Nicotine gummies are a public health crisis just waiting to happen among our nation’s youth, particularly as we head into a new school year,” FDA Commissioner Robert Califf said in a statement.
For detail: khn.org
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: islandernews.com

FDA Issues Warning to Maker of Illegal Nicotine Gummies

FRIDAY, Aug. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned a maker of nicotine gummies to stop marketing what is an illegal product.
For detail: islandernews.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cbsnews.com

Federal regulators warn nicotine gummies could kill little kids

Nicotine gummies could be toxic and even deadly if consumed by kids under 6, warn federal regulators, who call the fruit-flavored candies a "public health crisis just waiting to happen" among American youth as a new school year begins.
For detail: cbsnews.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: biznews.com

Burning tobacco kills

Razor sharp as always, Ivo Vegter, writing in the Daily Friend, dissects one of countless alarmist headlines an increasingly beleaguered but still dominant global anti-tobacco establishment spews out daily into the public domain.
For detail: biznews.com
Published Aug 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bay939.com.au

Renewed calls for tobacco law reforms

vape L FoxPixabayThere are renewed calls for tobacco laws to be reformed with the rising concerns of vaping. The Public Health Association says the fight against e-cigarettes is diverting resources away from other tobacco control methods.
For detail: bay939.com.au
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theverge.com

Gummies are the next teen nicotine threat, feds say

Flavored gummies are the new nicotine product in the crosshairs of the Food and Drug Administration, which is continuing its years-long crackdown on nicotine use by teens and young adults.
For detail: theverge.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theverge.com

Gummies are the next teen nicotine threat, feds say

Flavored gummies are the new nicotine product in the crosshairs of the Food and Drug Administration, which is continuing its years-long crackdown on nicotine use by teens and young adults.
For detail: theverge.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theguardian.com

Smoking and other risk factors cause almost half of cancer deaths, study finds

Smoking, drinking alcohol, being overweight and other risk factors are responsible for almost half of all cancer deaths worldwide, according to the largest study of its kind.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: pharmaintelligence.informa.com

Nicotine Gummies Sold For Smoking Cessation Doused Under US FDA Tobacco Regulations

FDA says warning to VPR Brands could be its first move to reign in sales of nicotine gummies. Statements on brand’s site could indicate sales of nicotine gummies for smoking cessation are on the rise even though the claim isn’t approved.
For detail: pharmaintelligence.informa.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Giving out vape starter kit vouchers on the NHS could help entrenched smokers quit

Giving out vape starter kit vouchers on the NHS could help even hardened smokers quit, according to a new study from the University of East Anglia.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Vape starter kits could help smokers quit

Giving out vape starter kit vouchers through the UK's National Health Service could help even hardened smokers quit, according to a new Nicotine and Tobacco Research study from the University of East Anglia.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: healio.com

Tobacco use in childhood associated with lower cognitive function, reduced brain structure

Initiating tobacco use during childhood was associated with inferior cognitive function and reduced brain structure, researchers reported in JAMA Network Open.
For detail: healio.com
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fda.gov

FDA Warns Manufacturer for Marketing Illegal Flavored Nicotine Gummies

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning letter for marketing illegal flavored nicotine gummies – the first warning letter for this type of product.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fda.gov

FDA Warns Manufacturer for Marketing Illegal Flavored Nicotine Gummies

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning letter for marketing illegal flavored nicotine gummies – the first warning letter for this type of product.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Aug 18, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: eurekalert.org

Vape starter kits on the NHS could help smokers quit

Giving out vape starter kit vouchers on the NHS could help even hardened smokers quit, according to a new study from the University of East Anglia.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Aug 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: radiologybusiness.com

‘Nicotine delivery systems’ impede child brain growth, and the effect is observable in behavioral medicine

Children who begin using tobacco at 9 to 10 years old have significantly smaller brain area and volume than non-users within two years, according to a study published this month in JAMA Network Open [1].
For detail: radiologybusiness.com
Published Aug 17, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: parade.com

Vaping vs. Smoking: Is One Better for Your Lungs? Here's What Experts Say

For years, you were a member of the pack-a-day club, enjoying a quick puff in the parking lot before work, another drag on your lunch break, then chilling out with a leisurely smoke on your way home from the office.
For detail: parade.com
Published Aug 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: neurosciencenews.com

Coffee and Cigarettes: Research Sheds New Light on Nicotine and Morning Brew

Summary: For smokers, the first cigarette of the day is often accompanied by a cup of coffee. Researchers say this may be more than a habit, finding chemical compounds in roasted coffee beans may help quell the effects of morning nicotine cravings.
For detail: neurosciencenews.com
Published Aug 17, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: filtermag.org

High-Nicotine Vapes Don’t Increase Nicotine Use Compared With Smoking, Study Finds

A new study published in Nicotine and Tobacco Research suggests that vaping products with higher nicotine levels are more effective at helping people cut down on combustible cigarettes without increasing their overall nicotine use.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 17, 2022
[Paper]

Source: academic.oup.com

Characteristics and patterns of cigarette smoking and vaping by past-year smokers who reported using ENDS to help quit smoking in the past year: Findings from the 2018-2019 Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey

Cigarette smoking has declined, while electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) use has increased in the United States.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: warwickonline.com

How quitting vaping nicotine can improve mental health

Mental health and nicotine use are connected in ways many may not realize with a large body of evidence revealing troubling links, including the fact that nicotine can amplify feelings of depression and anxiety.
For detail: warwickonline.com
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Review Analyzed Whether Heated Tobacco Products Reduced Smoking Prevalence

A review published on Cochrane Library looked into the effectiveness and safety of HTPs for smoking cessation and reducing smoking prevalence.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: ufhealth.org

Coffee and cigarettes: UF Health research sheds new light on nicotine and morning brew

For some smokers, the first cigarette of the day is just not as satisfying without a cup of coffee. That could be more than just a morning habit: Chemical compounds in roasted coffee beans may help lighten the effects of morning nicotine cravings, University of Florida researchers have found.
For detail: ufhealth.org
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Paper Tobacco]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

ENDS advertising expenditures in English language media in the USA, 2015–2020

Background Electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) advertising is associated with ENDS purchase and use.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theunion.org

Tribal Casinos Set Revenue Record in 2021 As 150+ Tribal Casinos Operated Smokefree

Berkeley, CA – Following the announcement by the National Indian Gaming Commission that Tribal casinos generated a record-setting $39 billion in 2021 – all while more than 160 Tribal casinos operated smokefree indoors – Cynthia Hallett, president and CEO of Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights, released the following statement:.
For detail: theunion.org
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Rising cigarette prices motivate people to quit smoking

Rising cigarette prices have overtaken health concerns as the biggest motivator for people to cut down or stop smoking.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 16, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: healthaffairs.org

Equity And The Pandemic Instrument: Lessons From The Framework Convention For Tobacco Control

The Intergovernmental Negotiating Body of the World Health Organization (WHO) just concluded a one-week “honeymoon” consultation with member states during July 2022.
For detail: healthaffairs.org
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hanfordsentinel.com

The FDA has a science problem — literally

It was announced in July that Matthew Holman, the director of the Office of Science in the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), was stepping down to take a job with Philip Morris International.
For detail: hanfordsentinel.com
Published Aug 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

E-cigarette use to reduce cigarette smoking may not increase nicotine dependence

HERSHEY, Pa. — Electronic cigarettes have attracted media and consumer attention for claims of their addictive nature, variety of flavors, and increased use among teens, sparking regulatory oversight and policies.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Aug 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: psu.edu

E-cigarette use to reduce cigarette smoking may not increase nicotine dependence

Researchers from the Penn State Center for Research on Tobacco and Health found that electronic cigarettes may help people decrease their dependence on combustible cigarettes without increasing their overall nicotine dependence.
For detail: psu.edu
Published Aug 15, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

E-cigarette use may help people decrease their dependence on combustible cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes have attracted media and consumer attention for claims of their addictive nature, variety of flavors and increased use among teens, sparking regulatory oversight and policies.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 14, 2022
[FED Tobacco]

Source: euronews.com

Big tobacco is sending Zimbabwe’s forests up in smoke - what can small-scale farmers do?

A tobacco farmer holds his crop before the opening of the tobacco selling season in Harare, Zimbabwe, 30 March 2022.
For detail: euronews.com
Published Aug 13, 2022
[Paper Smoking]

Source: nature.com

Sperm concentration and semen volume increase after smoking cessation in infertile men

Smoking has negative reproductive consequences. This study investigated the effect of smoking cessation on the main semen parameters.
For detail: nature.com
Published Aug 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: japantoday.com

Cigarette advertising aggressively targets kids in low- and middle-income countries, a new study finds

The world’s largest multinational tobacco companies are advertising cigarettes to kids near playgrounds and schools in 42 majority low- and middle-income countries.
For detail: japantoday.com
Published Aug 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: washingtontimes.com

Gallup poll: Most Americans support restricting vapes, nicotine

A growing majority of Americans want restrictions on vapes and nicotine in cigarettes, according to a new Gallup poll.
For detail: washingtontimes.com
Published Aug 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Respiratory Tract Deposition of E-Cigarette Particles

Total and regional deposition of inhaled electronic cigarette (E-cig) particles in the respiratory tract (RT) depends on both physical properties of the inhaled particles and biological factors of users, for example, breathing pattern or puff profile, airway anatomy, and regional ventilation.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Aug 12, 2022
[Paper Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

Comparison of brain nicotine uptake from electronic cigarettes and combustible cigarettes

Brain accumulation rate and magnitude are critical for the acute reinforcing effects of nicotine. Despite electronic cigarettes’ (E-cigs) appeal as substitutes for traditional combustible cigarettes (C-cigs), brain nicotine accumulation (BNA) from E-cigs has not been compared with that from C-cigs using a within-subjects design.
For detail: nature.com
Published Aug 12, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: forum.effectivealtruism.org

Cause exploration: Tobacco harm reduction

This post is a submission for Open Philanthropy's Cause Exploration Prizes contest. Big thanks to Andrew Cutler, Steve Hunter, Adam Jacobi, Jonathan Lansey, and Violeta Vicario for their many helpful suggestions! Cigarette smoking kills millions of people every year.
For detail: forum.effectivealtruism.org
Published Aug 12, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Health impact of e-cigarette almost similar to regular cigarette: PDPI

Screenshot - PDPI General Chair Agus Dwi Susanto during a virtual press conference supporting the revision of PP 109 of 2012 followed by Jakarta, Friday (8/12/2022) (ANTARA/Prisca Triferna) Hence, it is not true that e-cigarettes are safer, as e-cigarettes and conventional cigarettes contain the same substances.
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Aug 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Tobacco Harm Reduction - Still a long way to go?

The topic of tobacco and more specifically tobacco harm reduction is highly volatile and considering recent studies on this matter, it may not calm down soon.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Aug 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

Smoking continues to be a leading cause of cancer-related death

A new study led by researchers at the American Cancer Society (ACS) reports nearly 123,000 cancer deaths, or close to 30 percent of all cancer deaths, were from cigarette smoking in the United States in 2019, leading to more than two million Person-Years of Lost Life (PYLL) and nearly $21 billion in annual lost earnings.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: treatmentmagazine.com

FDA to Assess Tobacco Regulations, Enforcement

The increasing number of novel tobacco products has prompted the agency to review its processes, procedures and leadership structure.
For detail: treatmentmagazine.com
Published Aug 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theconversation.com

Cigarette advertising aggressively targets kids in low- and

This work was supported with funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies' Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use (bloomberg.org). Jennifer Brown consults with the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Aug 09, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: upi.com

More teens turning to nicotine candy, gum

Tobacco-free oral nicotine products were the second-most commonly used nicotine or tobacco items among more than 3,500 Southern California ninth- and tenth-graders surveyed last fall, researchers reported.
For detail: upi.com
Published Aug 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

Enforcement of tobacco generational endgame key to its success, say experts

MALAYSIA is in line to become the first country in the world to ban the future generation from smoking and vaping as lawmakers gather in parliament this week to debate and vote on the Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill 2022.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Aug 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thedispatch.com

The FDA’s Rocky Relationship with Big Tobacco

The Food and Drug Administration has been taking steps to prohibit underage smoking and nicotine use for years—notably banning fruity flavors for Juul vapes in 2020—but its attempt to effectively ban Juul Labs from manufacturing and distributing vaping devices in June is a signal of just how serious the Biden administration’s campaign against e-cigarette companies is.
For detail: thedispatch.com
Published Aug 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Vapes, heated tobacco have no adverse impact on indoor air quality, studies show

The use of smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes such as vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) do not negatively affect the air quality in enclosed areas, significantly reducing the exposure of non-smokers to harmful chemicals produced by cigarette smoke, according to peer-reviewed scientific studies.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Aug 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nbcnews.com

Teens are turning to 'tobacco-free' nicotine gummies and lozenges, survey finds

A survey of more than 3,500 high school students in Southern California found that flavored chewing gum, lozenges, gummies and other oral products that contain nicotine but not tobacco were the second most popular nicotine items among adolescents, after e-cigarettes.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: usnews.com

Turning Away From Vaping, Nicotine-Addicted Teens Choose Candy, Gums

MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Teens increasingly are turning to nicotine-loaded gum, lozenges and gummies for a quick rush, a groundbreaking study warns.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: mountain-topmedia.com

More teens turning to nicotine candy, gum - Mountain Top Media

Teens increasingly are turning to nicotine-loaded gum, lozenges and gummies for a quick rush, a groundbreaking study warns.
For detail: mountain-topmedia.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: keck.usc.edu

New flavored nicotine gums, lozenges, and gummies rank second among nicotine products used by U.S. teens

Keck School of Medicine of USC researchers conducted the first study that measured U.S. adolescents’ use of a new class of flavored, non-tobacco oral nicotine products.
For detail: keck.usc.edu
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: healio.com

Oral nicotine products gaining popularity among teens

Please provide your email address to receive an email when new articles are posted on Primary Care: Pediatrics. We were unable to process your request.
For detail: healio.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: consumer.healthday.com

Turning Away From Vaping, Nicotine-Addicted Teens Choose Candy, Gums

MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Teens increasingly are turning to nicotine-loaded gum, lozenges and gummies for a quick rush, a groundbreaking study warns.
For detail: consumer.healthday.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: blogs.bmj.com

Interference by Big Tobacco in South Asia warrants a closer look

South Asia experiences unprecedented levels of tobacco industry interference and the COVID-19 pandemic exposed the sheer vulnerability of the region.
For detail: blogs.bmj.com
Published Aug 08, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: aol.com

Flavored nicotine products grow in popularity among teens

National surveillance surveys do not track the use of flavored oral nicotine products among teenagers.
For detail: aol.com
Published Aug 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theguardian.com

‘When I see kids vaping, I warn them: that’s what killed my daughter’

The mother of a teenager who died after her lungs collapsed believes e-cigarettes were the cause and is calling for tougher legislation Rosey Christoffersen at the age of 11.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hawaii.edu

Menthol in e-cigs could hurt lungs, UH research finds

Menthol in e-cigarettes may be harmful to respiratory health, according to new research by a team of University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa experts.
For detail: hawaii.edu
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Scrutiny of Malaysian bill good for vaping legalisation - CAPHRA

Malaysia’s legalisation of vape sales remains on the cards after some unexpected twists in Parliament before it adjourned for the country’s imminent general election, says leading local advocacy group MOVE (Malaysian Organization of Vape Entities).
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: vapingpost.com

WHO’s Recent Vaping Question and Answer Section Called an “Absolute Scandal”

In a recent press release, the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA) discussed the latest ‘question and answer’ section on the World Health Organization’s (WHO) international website, describing it as an absolute scandal.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

E-cigarette users look to social media to circumvent flavored e-cigarette restrictions

Faced with quickly changing flavored e-cigarette policies and imminent removal of their favorite products, many e-cigarette users turned to social media to discuss strategies to work around these policies.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: medcitynews.com

Vaping cessation programs are becoming critical for today’s workers

Helping your employees quit vaping increases workplace productivity and reduces the overall impact on your business's bottom line.
For detail: medcitynews.com
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: malaysiakini.com

Anti-smoking group wants MPs to declare links to tobacco industry

A coalition of NGOs that support an anti-tobacco law today called all MPs to declare if they have any links, present or past, to the tobacco industry.
For detail: malaysiakini.com
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: etinsights.et-edge.com

Philippines adopts a progressive tobacco harm reduction policy, pro-consumer vaping bill becomes a law

Disclaimer: The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Economic Times – ET Edge Insights, its management, or its members Philippines adopts a progressive tobacco harm reduction policy, pro-consumer vaping bill becomes a law.
For detail: etinsights.et-edge.com
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

Retailer fined £1,000 for selling illicit tobacco

A retailer in Durham has been ordered to pay over £1,000 after counterfeit cigarettes and tobacco were found in her shop.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Aug 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: channelnewsasia.com

Commentary: The days of smoking cigarettes are numbered in Singapore

More countries worldwide are targeting to slash smoking prevalence to 5 per cent or less.
For detail: channelnewsasia.com
Published Aug 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: americanbar.org

D.C. Circuit Court Rejects Flavored E-Cigarette Manufacturers’ Request to Review FDA Marketing Denial Orders

Decided on July 26, in Prohibition Juice Company v. FDA, the D.C. Circuit Court rejected the petition by four e-cigarette liquid manufacturers to review FDA orders denying authorization to market flavored e-cigarettes.
For detail: americanbar.org
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

UCLA Study Links E-Cigarette Use to Damaged Eyesight

A study by researchers at the University of California, reported that certain substances in vaping liquids may be damaging to users’ sight.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theweek.co.uk

Pros and cons of vaping

Health experts warn UK could ‘sleepwalk’ into public health ‘catastrophe’ due to e-cigs.
For detail: theweek.co.uk
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: thesundaily.my

No turning back from anti-smoking Bill

If the Bill is passed, Malaysia will be the first country in the world to announce a decisive pathway towards legislation.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theguardian.com

Tobacco giant’s cash for vapes scheme paused after backlash from Australian health experts

A controversial program that would have led to pharmacists receiving $275 from Philip Morris when they order its VEEV vapes has been paused, amid growing concern about the ethics of the tobacco giant incentivising the sale and promotion of its products.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theconversation.com

The US government’s call for deep nicotine reduction in cigarettes could save millions of lives

Jonathan Foulds receives research funding from the U.S. National Institutes of Health, and has previously done consulting for pharmaceutical companies that manufacture smoking cessation medicines.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: racgp.org.au

Could Big Tobacco return to its old tricks with vapes?

There are currently no TGA-approved vaping products in Australia. Details of a scheme to offer pharmacies incentives to order vapes backed by one of the biggest players in the Big Tobacco industry were outlined in correspondence sent out by PharmaPrograms.
For detail: racgp.org.au
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nationalobserver.com

Statistics Canada fires up concerns over youth vaping

Young people in Canada are more likely to have never smoked a cigarette, but the prevalence of vaping among youth is still far above that of older folks and rising, and could reintroduce the smoking habit, Statistics Canada says.
For detail: nationalobserver.com
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Are reduced-nicotine cigarettes coming?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced a plan to reduce nicotine in cigarettes, and addiction experts say such a plan could have a substantial impact on public health in the United States.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: manilatimes.net

Vape Law to reduce deaths from smoking

HEALTH experts believe that the Vape law will help reduce serious diseases and deaths caused by smoking in the Philippines where there are more than 16 million smokers.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Aug 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Advocates want more teeth to e-cigarettes law

Some health advocacy groups on Thursday urged the lawmakers to strengthen further the law on e-cigarettes, also called Vape Law, citing some negative provisions of the measure which has lapsed into law.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Aug 03, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: yalemedicine.org

Are Reduced-Nicotine Cigarettes Coming?

pack of cigarettes, representing the arrival of reduced-nicotine cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced a plan to reduce nicotine in cigarettes, and addiction experts say such a plan could have a substantial impact on public health in the United States.
For detail: yalemedicine.org
Published Aug 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: winonapost.com

Tobacco harms health, the environment

As a Winona resident and public health advocate working in prevention, I would like to share again with you the harms of tobacco on your health and the environment.
For detail: winonapost.com
Published Aug 03, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: sunlive.co.nz

Vaping experts call for product ban

A ban on popular ‘gateway’ disposable vaping products would reduce youth access, according to industry experts. Disposable e-cigarettes or disposable pods have a finite number of uses per vape, known as ‘puffs’.
For detail: sunlive.co.nz
Published Aug 03, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: pd.co.ke

Opponents of tobacco harm reduction a threat to many lives

Scientists conducting potentially life-saving research are being confronted with misinformation, censorship and persecution by powerful opponents who disapprove of their findings.
For detail: pd.co.ke
Published Aug 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Call for nationwide raids on shops selling nicotine products

MPS president Amrahi Buang said the nationwide raids would serve as the "right remedial action" while the country waits for the Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill to be passed.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Aug 03, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Older age and smoking linked to increased risk of developing any cancer, study shows

A new large study led by researchers at the American Cancer Society (ACS) shows older age and smoking are the two most important risk factors associated with a relative and absolute five-year risk of developing any cancer.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vietnam.postsen.com

Seminar on Trends in approach to tobacco harm reduction solutions in Vietnam

Currently, Vietnam still has more than 17 million smokers with over 40,000 deaths annually from tobacco-related diseases.
For detail: vietnam.postsen.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: thenakedscientists.com

Vaping makes airways susceptible to infection

Following the vape trail through the body, the next stop is the lungs, where there’s mounting evidence that the chemicals in vape smoke might make the cells lining our airways an easier target for infection, as Queen Mary University of London’s Jonathan Grigg explains to Chris Smith….
For detail: thenakedscientists.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: theage.com.au

Vapes are getting children hooked on nicotine

The vaping industry claims it has helped many quit conventional smoking. That may be true for some older smokers, but it has sucked many young non-smokers into the mess.
For detail: theage.com.au
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Rogue Vape Retailers Need Book Thrown At Them

A leading Kiwi vaping advocate says a few dairy owners selling vapes to minors are letting the side down badly and should be prosecuted,” says Nancy Loucas, co-founder of Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nytimes.com

Breaking Nicotine’s Powerful Draw

Millions of smokers could be forced to confront the agony of nicotine withdrawal as the F.D.A. weighs calling for a drastic reduction in the addictive lure of cigarettes.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newshub.co.nz

Dr Ayesha Verrall reacts as 697 new specialist vape retail licences approved in just one year

Watch: Dr Ayesha Verrall reacts as 697 new specialist vape retail licences approved in just one year. Credits: The Hui It's nearly one year since new legislation restricting the sale of flavoured vapes came into force.
For detail: newshub.co.nz
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nbcnews.com

The cigarette regulation loophole that disproportionately costs Black lives

In 2009, Congress took the important step of banning flavored cigarettes that enticed youth to start smoking. However, that landmark legislation contained a significant flaw: a loophole that allowed tobacco companies to continue selling menthol cigarettes.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cureus.com

Three Seizures Provoked by E-cigarette Use in a Five-Year Period: A Case Report

We report a case of three seizures provoked by e-cigarette use (vaping) within the time span of five years from youth to young adult.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: channelnewsasia.com

Malaysia’s anti-smoking Bill referred to parliamentary committee for further deliberation

Malaysia's tobacco Bill, which seeks to ban future generations from smoking, was tabled for its second reading in parliament on Aug 1, 2022.
For detail: channelnewsasia.com
Published Aug 02, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: buffalo.edu

Breaking nicotine’s powerful draw

The New York Times quoted Lynn Kozlowski in a story reporting that millions of smokers could be forced to confront the agony of nicotine withdrawal as the FDA weighs calling for a drastic reduction in the addictive lure of cigarettes.
For detail: buffalo.edu
Published Aug 01, 2022
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: washingtontimes.com

Vaping far less deadly than cigarettes

Jasjit Ahluwalia’s op-ed argues for nicotine vaping as harm reduction compared to cigarettes, but it fails to explain why vaping “is not the devil, cigarettes are” (“Nicotine is not the devil, cigarettes are,” Web, July 28).
For detail: washingtontimes.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: verkada.com

Leveraging Tobacco Grants to Deter Student Vaping with Environmental Sensors

With so much focus on the COVID-19 pandemic over the past two years, it’s been easy to forget about another epidemic here in the United States: youth vaping.
For detail: verkada.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Philippines Vape Bill is Finally Signed Into Law

On Monday July 25th, the much disputed Vape Bill proposed for the Philippines was finally enacted into law, regulating the importation, manufacture, sale, packaging, distribution, use, and communication of vaping and heated tobacco products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: themalaysianinsight.com

Protect the new generations from harm

PEOPLE’S Health Forum expresses strong support for the Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill that will be debated in parliament today for its second reading.
For detail: themalaysianinsight.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: rtmagazine.com

FDA Wants to Reduce Amount of Nicotine in Cigarettes

Many scientists have come to embrace a 95 percent reduction in nicotine levels.
For detail: rtmagazine.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Paper E-Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Use and Product Characteristics of "Tobacco Free Nicotine" E-Cigarettes Among Young Adults

Introduction: E-cigarettes are increasingly being marketed as containing tobacco-free nicotine (TFN). There is no data examining use of TFN e-cigarettes by young adults and how use may differ from non-TFN e-cigarettes.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Study finds declines in smoking cessation activity after the onset of COVID-19

A new study led by researchers at the American Cancer Society (ACS), shows serious smoking cessation activity declined among adults in the United States immediately after the onset of COVID-19 and persisted for over a year.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: muscatdaily.com

Expat fined RO1,000 for selling chewing tobacco in Sur

Muscat – The Consumer Protection Authority (CPA) has imposed a fine of RO1,000 on an expat for trading and selling chewing tobacco in the wilayat of Sur, in South Sharqiyah Governorate.
For detail: muscatdaily.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: malaymail.com

Khairy responds to criticism anti-smoking Bill goes against personal freedoms

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin speaks during the closing ceremony of the Strategy Transformation and Empowerment of Autism Care Workshop in Kuala Lumpur July 15, 2022.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Paper Cessasion]

Source: link.springer.com

A practical guide for perioperative smoking cessation

The perioperative management of patients who are smokers presents anesthesiologists with various challenges related to respiratory, circulatory, and other clinical problems.
For detail: link.springer.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Changes in Smoking Cessation–Related Behaviors Among US Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Question Did smoking cessation–related behaviors change during the COVID-19 pandemic in the US? Findings This cross-sectional study among 788 008 US adult smokers found that the annual prevalence of past-year quit attempts decreased for the first time since 2011, from 65.2% in 2019 to 63.2% in 2020.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: flintbeat.com

State legislation raises minimum age for tobacco sales

Flint, MI—Following suit with the federal government, many U.S. states along with Washington D.C., Gov.
For detail: flintbeat.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

Life as a Vaping Advocate Under India’s Prohibition

In late 2019, the Indian government issued a ban on vaping products. The ordinance, originally announced by the finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, and passed by parliament months later, not only disallows the sale, manufacturing, and distribution of e-cigarettes, but also their importation, exportation, transport, storage and advertisement.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailyuw.com

Philippines adopts a progressive tobacco harm reduction policy, pro-consumer vaping bill becomes a law

Mumbai, August 2, 2022: On Monday, July 25th, Philippines enacted its Vape Bill into a law. The measure aims to regulate the importation, manufacture, sale, packaging, distribution, use, and communication of vapour and heated tobacco products.
For detail: dailyuw.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[0]

Source: bbc.com

Guernsey ban on smoking product branding

Guernsey Quitline said 86 islander deaths each year were attributable to smoking The States of Guernsey has banned the use of branding on cigarette and loose tobacco packaging.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Aug 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: afro.com

Access to tobacco products and proximity of retailers pose challenge for youth

One Stop convenience store, located between a high school and middle school in Essex, is a popular spot for teens to hang out after school, often vaping.
For detail: afro.com

News Excerpts of July-2022

Published Jul 31, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

Buet student wins first place in Global Media Competition

Taorem Sananu, a student from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet), bagged the first prize at the Global Media Competition (GMC).
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Jul 30, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: lusakatimes.com

Zambia Alliance for Tobacco Control disappointed with government on Tobacco Bills

Zambia Alliance for Tobacco Control (ZATC) Secretary General Teddy Mulenga has expressed disappointment in Government for having tabled the Pro-Tobacco-Industry Tobacco Bill before Parliament sidelining the Tobacco Control Bill that has been ignored for some years now.
For detail: lusakatimes.com
Published Jul 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

3 Reasons to Buy Philip Morris International

With the S&P 500 down 14% year to date, 2022 hasn't been kind to many stock market investors.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Jul 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fool.com

3 Reasons to Buy Philip Morris International

You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services.
For detail: fool.com
Published Jul 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cnbctv18.com

Cigarettes and tobacco packs will come with ‘painful, early death’ warnings from December

Cigarettes and tobacco products must contain warnings about 'painful and early death chances' from December this year onwards, the government has said.
For detail: cnbctv18.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[FED Cigarette]

Source: worldinformationnow.com

Scientific community focuses on tobacco harm reduction through alternative solutions

The world has understood the risks of smoking for several decades and that quitting the habit is essential to maintaining one’s good health, but not everyone can break free from the habit.
For detail: worldinformationnow.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thesundaily.my

Vape ban counterproductive to curb smoking

Dr Kumar Subramaniam: “The government should consider tobacco harm reduction strategies as an asset and start training healthcare professionals, particularly general practitioners on harm reduction to reach the masses and help smokers on their journey to kick the habit once and for all.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: themainewire.com

Vaping taxes had lethal unintended consequences, Yale researcher concludes

When the government tries to micromanage the everyday habits of millions of people, it doesn’t always go well, to put it mildly.
For detail: themainewire.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: retractionwatch.com

An editor invited me to submit a commentary, then he rejected it

The American Journal of Public Health is the flagship publication of the American Public Health Association, which has more than 25,000 members worldwide.
For detail: retractionwatch.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

CAP warns MPs against falling for industry's move to subvert tobacco control bill

Mohideen said CAP’s monitoring of the tobacco industry over the years had revealed many “industry antics” to circumvent and subvert the FCTC implementation, claiming this was also seen in other countries.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Jul 28, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: malaysianow.com

MPs urged to declare interests as consumer body slams 'tobacco industry antics'

The Consumers Association of Penang says the Control of Tobacco Product and Smoking Bill 2022 is long overdue.
For detail: malaysianow.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

The Food and Drug Administration's top tobacco scientist has accepted a job at tobacco giant Philip Morris International, just weeks after he signed off on the company's latest vape product.

Matt Holman, chief of the office of science in the agency's Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), announced his departure from the FDA on Tuesday, effective immediately, after having served at the agency for more than 20 years.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

Tobacco Firms Sued for $133 Million in Missed Settlement Payouts

Philip Morris USA, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and more than a dozen other tobacco companies were sued by Iowa’s attorney general for allegedly failing to pay the state $133 million due under a 1998 settlement intended to avoid future health-related lawsuits. . . .
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - BAT’s ambitious 2030 decarbonisation target approved by SBTi

As part of its Race to Zero commitment, BAT’s target of a 50% reduction in Scope 1, 2 and 3 CO2e emissions by 2030 vs.
For detail: bat.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: barrons.com

Altria Stock Jumps After FDA Temporarily Suspends Ban on Juul

Altria also said it cut the estimated fair value of its 35% stake in Juul Labs, a vape products company, to $450 million.
For detail: barrons.com
Published Jul 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: atr.org

FDA’s Chance to Right the Ship on Harm Reduction

Last week, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf announced that he is ordering an external review of “key agency activities”, including the Center for Tobacco Products (CTP).
For detail: atr.org
Published Jul 27, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: yahoo.com

New Replica Project Study Finds That Quitting Smoking With Low-Risk Products Can Restore The Vascular System

CoEHAR (Center of Excellence for the acceleration of Harm Reduction) researchers involved in the Replica project have found that switching to electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products reduce the vascular damage and the onset of smoking-related diseases.
For detail: yahoo.com
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: worldofbuzz.com

The Effects of Cigarette Smoking & Better Alternatives That M’sian Smokers NEED To Know About

In light of the proposal from Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin to ban cigarette smoking and other electronic and non-electronic smoking products for Malaysians born after 2005, there has been a spike in conversation and debate regarding this.
For detail: worldofbuzz.com
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Australia’s Vaping Witch Hunt Is Only Killing Smokers

“Much needed health resources should be directed towards providing Australians more urgent healthcare and elective surgeries, not on a pointless vaping witch hunt,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Co-ordinator of CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: otago.ac.nz

New Bill marks the beginning of the end for cigarettes and tobacco in Aotearoa

Researchers from the University of Otago’s ASPIRE 2025 Research Centre, which carries out research to support the Smokefree 2025 goal, welcome the Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Smoked Tobacco) Amendment Bill that Associate Health Minister Hon Dr Ayesha Verrall introduced to Parliament today.
For detail: otago.ac.nz
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nzdoctor.co.nz

New Bill marks the beginning of the end for cigarettes and tobacco in Aotearoa

Researchers from the University of Otago’s ASPIRE 2025 Research Centre, which carries out research to support the Smokefree 2025 goal, welcome the Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Smoked Tobacco) Amendment Bill that Associate Health Minister Hon Dr Ayesha Verrall introduced to Parliament today.
For detail: nzdoctor.co.nz
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Common Measures to Evaluate Flavored Tobacco Products: Recommendations from the Tobacco Centers for Regulatory Science (TCORS) Flavored Tobacco Products Measurement Subcommittee

Introduction: Flavored electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and tobacco products are associated with initiation and progression of tobacco use.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

Vape bill lapses into law

(UPDATE) A CONTROVERSIAL bill seeking the regulation of vaporized nicotine (vape) and non-nicotine products as well as novel tobacco products has lapsed into law, Malacañang confirmed on Tuesday, July 26.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

New Replica Project Study Finds That Quitting Smoking With Low-Risk Products Can Restore The Vascular System

CoEHAR (Center of Excellence for the acceleration of Harm Reduction) researchers involved in the Replica project have found that switching to electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products reduce the vascular damage and the onset of smoking-related diseases.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Top FDA Tobacco Official Quits to Take Job at Philip Morris International

On July 26, Matthew Holman, the director of the Office of Science at the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), told staff that he would be leaving his role for an undisclosed position at Philip Morris International (PMI).
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jul 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cityam.com

Revenue climbs for British American Tobacco as cigarette alternatives start to pay off

Revenue climbed 45 per cent to £12.8bn for British American Tobacco as the company continues to pivot towards cigarette alternatives.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Jul 27, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: bdtonline.com

New Replica Project Study Finds That Quitting Smoking With Low-Risk Products Can Restore The ...

Catania, Italy, July 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The work has been published by the international network of independent laboratories of the Replica project, a group of scientists leading the world in the field of harm reduction.
For detail: bdtonline.com
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: themalaysianreserve.com

Industry players call for harm reduction, instead of total ban on cigarettes

BRITISH American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) said that the government should take a holistic approach which strengthens the role of harm reduction and less harmful alternatives to smoking, instead of a total ban on tobacco.
For detail: themalaysianreserve.com
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Paper Smoking]

Source: tandfonline.com

Intention to quit electronic cigarette smoking among university students who are e-cigarette users

To identify factors that are significantly associated with the intention to quit electronic cigarette smoking (ECS) at multiple, ecological levels among university students.
For detail: tandfonline.com
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Paper Smoking]

Source: journals.plos.org

Psychosocial factors influencing smoking relapse among youth experiencing homelessness: A qualitative study

In the United States, up to 70% of youth experiencing homelessness smoke cigarettes. Many are interested in quitting; however, little is known about psychosocial factors influencing smoking relapse in this population.
For detail: journals.plos.org
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: hsph.harvard.edu

Assessing the FDA’s latest moves on nicotine and e-cigarettes

July 26, 2022—In June, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced plans to develop a proposed product standard by May 2023 that would establish a maximum nicotine level in combustible tobacco products and reduce their addictiveness.
For detail: hsph.harvard.edu
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: fee.org

Vaping Taxes Had Lethal Unintended Consequences, Yale Researcher Concludes

When the government tries to micromanage the everyday habits of millions of people, it doesn’t always go well, to put it mildly.
For detail: fee.org
Published Jul 26, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: coehar.org

Replica Project: switching to ecig can restore vascular system repair mechanisms

CoEHAR researchers, involved in the Replica project, have shown that switching to electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products reduce the vascular damage and the onset of diseases such as arteriosclerosis.
For detail: coehar.org
Published Jul 26, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: atca-africa.org

Is it possible to reduce tobacco use in Bangladesh?

For a long time to come, the country may have to continue external borrowings, just to retire or service old external debts and to keep bare minimum forex reserves.
For detail: atca-africa.org
Published Jul 26, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: asianews.network

Is it possible to reduce tobacco use in Bangladesh?

For a long time to come, the country may have to continue external borrowings, just to retire or service old external debts and to keep bare minimum forex reserves.
For detail: asianews.network
Published Jul 25, 2022
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: thedailystar.net

Is it possible to reduce tobacco use in Bangladesh?

Reducing tobacco use is highly challenging in a country like Bangladesh, where there is widespread use of different forms of tobacco among men, women and even children, and where devious interference by tobacco industries into government systems and policy measures has gone largely unchecked.
For detail: thedailystar.net
Published Jul 25, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com

Comparative assessment of electronic nicotine delivery systems aerosol and cigarette smoke on endothelial cell migration: the Replica Project

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. Please cite this article as doi: 10.1002/dta.
For detail: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published Jul 25, 2022
[WNTD]

Source: newsheater.com

Looking Closely at the Growth Curve for Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) went up by 2.50% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $112.48. The company’s stock price has collected 6.
For detail: newsheater.com
Published Jul 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cureus.com

Effect of Electronic Cigarettes on the Gastrointestinal System

Introduction: In the United States, the use of electronic cigarettes (EC) has seen an exponential rise with 12.6% of adults using an EC at least once in their lifetime, with use differing by age, sex, and race.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Jul 22, 2022
[Paper]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Tobacco Harm Reduction with Vaporised Nicotine (THRiVe): A Feasibility Trial of Nicotine Vaping Products for Smoking Cessation Among People Living with HIV

People living with HIV (PLHIV) have high rates of tobacco smoking. Nicotine vaping products (NVPs) may promote tobacco smoking cessation and/or harm reduction.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Jul 22, 2022
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: livingstonparishnews.com

OPINION

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continues to play whack-a-mole on tobacco policies.
For detail: livingstonparishnews.com
Published Jul 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Khairy: Evidence Needed For Vape As Harm Reduction

KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 — The Ministry of Health (MOH) is still considering whether or not to promote e-cigarettes or vape products as a less harmful alternative to cigarette smoking.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Jul 21, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

Sustainable Development Goals

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, “provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet” (UN 2021).
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Jul 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: progressivegrocer.com

Where the Tobacco Category Is Headed Next

In addition to clamping down on Juul products that have been particularly favored by youths, the FDA is pursuing other regulations related to nicotine and tobacco.
For detail: progressivegrocer.com
Published Jul 19, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: themalaysianreserve.com

Govt’s tobacco ban will increase illicit trade by 61.7%, study shows

THE government’s “Generation Endgame” (GEG) policy is expected to see illicit trade increase from 58.4% as of March 2022 to 61.7%, or RM8.7 billion.
For detail: themalaysianreserve.com
Published Jul 19, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: philanthropynewsdigest.org

Director or Senior Director, Health and Science Research

The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, Inc. (FSFW or the Foundation) is a grantmaking private foundation committed to improving global health by reducing deaths and diseases caused by smoking, with the charitable mission of ending smoking in this generation.
For detail: philanthropynewsdigest.org
Published Jul 19, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Young Adult Responses to Taxes on Cigarettes and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems

Background & aims: While over half of US states have passed taxes on electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), recent evidence links ENDS tax rates to increases in smoking, suggesting potentially substantive health costs.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Jul 15, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

Tobacco and Smoking Control Bill poses risk to BAT's earnings, says CGS-CIMB

KUALA LUMPUR (July 15): The "generation end game" clause in the proposed Tobacco and Smoking Control Bill poses a long-term risk to British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd's (BAT) earnings, CGS-CIMB Research has said.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Jul 14, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sampan.org

Banning Juul e-cigarettes: Government Intervenes to Protect Youth

“This really doesn’t make sense to me,” says Jenny (name changed by request), a rising senior at a Boston exam high school. “There are so many cannabis shops now all over the place.
For detail: sampan.org
Published Jul 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Vaping Industry Reacts as FDA Deadline on Synthetic Nicotine Arrives

Kaival Brands supports enforcement of new prohibition on ENDS that use non-tobacco derived or synthetic nicotine GRANT, Fla.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jul 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: malaya.com.ph

Restrictive policies worsen smoking problem, advocates say

MORE restrictive policies such as bans and higher taxes on smoke-free products discourage the switch from smoking and obstruct the objective of tobacco harm reduction which is to save more than a billion smokers globally, public health and consumer advocates said during the Global Forum on Nicotine 2022.
For detail: malaya.com.ph
Published Jul 14, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: dw.com

Kenyan farmers swap tobacco for beans

Over 100 Kenyan tobacco farmers took part in a government-backed project to plant sustainable crops instead of the more usual tobacco plants. Their first harvest so far already yielded 135 tons of high-iron beans.
For detail: dw.com
Published Jul 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketscreener.com

British American Tobacco : How we're becoming a multi category Enterprise of the Future

In the video interview , Tadeu highlights BAT's purpose to deliver A Better Tomorrow™ by reducing the health impact of our business.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Jul 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Evaluation of a pharmacy supported e-cigarette smoking cessation intervention in Northwest England

Cigarette smoking cessation has been described as the world’s most important public health intervention. Electronic cigarettes are a relatively new tool for assisting smoking cessation but there is a lack of data on their efficacy.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Jul 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelancet.com

Tobacco company funding and conflict of interest

In his delcaration of interests statement, Derek Yach stated “From September, 2017, to October, 2021, I was President and CEO of the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, a non-profit entity funded by Philip Morris International.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Jul 08, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: iowacapitaldispatch.com

Potential Juul ban will boost other vaping brands, retailers and customers say

Juul Labs markets electric cigarettes as an alternative to smoking but federal regulators say they are appealing to minors.
For detail: iowacapitaldispatch.com
Published Jul 07, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: phnompenhpost.com

Government’s crackdown on vapes grows in scope, strength

A woman in her 20s says she occasionally smokes e-cigarettes while hanging out with friends, enjoying the flavours such as melon, orange, strawberry and grapefruit, and the stress relief provided by exhaling clouds of vapour.
For detail: phnompenhpost.com
Published Jul 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: arabianbusiness.com

Transforming for A Better Tomorrow™


For detail: arabianbusiness.com
Published Jul 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

Nicotine Pouches: Geographic footprint, company presence, and legislative snapshot - Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

Nicotine Pouches: Geographic footprint, company presence, and legislative snapshot The Tobacco Transformation Index™ measures the extent to which nicotine and tobacco companies are making material progress toward reducing the consumption of high-risk products (HRPs) and contributing to tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Jul 06, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: medicaleconomics.com

JUUL e-cigarettes ban on hold, but FDA still not allowing sales

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has put on hold its ban on JUUL electronic cigarettes and related products.
For detail: medicaleconomics.com
Published Jul 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: interfax.com.ua

Philip Morris faces unfounded claims from govt agencies in Ukraine

PrJSC Philip Morris Ukraine welcomes the actions of the Ukrainian authorities to restore the economy, improve the investment climate and business conditions, however, the company said that over the past few months it has been facing numerous unfounded claims from the authorities.
For detail: interfax.com.ua
Published Jul 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: businessinsider.com

Juul e-cigarettes may soon be back on the market as the FDA temporarily suspends its order banning sales

The FDA stayed its order banning the marketing of Juul e-cigarettes on Tuesday. The agency said "scientific issues unique to the Juul application" warranted additional review.
For detail: businessinsider.com
Published Jul 06, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: africa.businessinsider.com

Juul e-cigarettes may soon be back on the market as the FDA temporarily suspends its order banning sales

A ban on Juul e-cigarettes in the US has been temporarily lifted by theFood and Drug Administration's tobacco division.
For detail: africa.businessinsider.com
Published Jul 05, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: wfxrtv.com

FDA temporarily suspends order banning sales of Juul

(The Hill) — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday announced it had temporarily suspended its ban on sales of the popular e-cigarette maker Juul.
For detail: wfxrtv.com
Published Jul 05, 2022
[0]

Source: dailypioneer.com

Punjab generates tobacco waste equivalent to 7.38 lakhs plastic buckets

Tobacco products are chewing into Punjab’s ecology. The latest study revealed that tobacco waste equivalent to no less than 7.38 lakh plastic buckets were being generated in Punjab every year.
For detail: dailypioneer.com
Published Jul 05, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cnalifestyle.channelnewsasia.com

Health experts debunk myths on vaping: Does it really help smokers quit? What chemicals are you inhaling?

E-cigarettes are banned in Singapore and getting caught vaping will get you a hefty fine, but that hasn’t stemmed the rising number of offence cases in recent years.
For detail: cnalifestyle.channelnewsasia.com
Published Jul 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - Could Africa Afford Alternatives To Combustible Cigarettes?

A number of Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs) experts and researchers were invited to share their perspective on Tobacco Harm reduction (THR) in their respective country during a two-day conference organized by the Global Forum on Nicotine in Warsaw, Poland from June 16th to 18th.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Jul 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: alabamapublichealth.gov

Preventing Tobacco Use in Young People Saves Lives

The recent removal of Juul Labs’ products from the American market was greeted with cheers by many parents whose teenagers use this harmful brand of flavored electronic nicotine delivery device and nicotine pods.
For detail: alabamapublichealth.gov

News Excerpts of Jun-2022

Published Jun 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK Study: Patient and Clinician Perceptions on Vapes For Smoking Cessation

A recent qualitative study published in Addiction looked into patients' and clinicians' experiences of being offered/offering an e-cigarette as a smoking cessation tool.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: theparliamentmagazine.eu

Europe must finally learn from its mistakes to curb smoking

For decades, politicians devoted countless resources to fight against smoking. In many European countries, we’ve seen tax hike after tax hike, more extensive cigarette warnings, stricter advertisement bans, and endless anti-smoking campaigns.
For detail: theparliamentmagazine.eu
Published Jun 30, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vaping Going Backwards Under New Aussie Government


For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: nyasatimes.com

Greek physician and researcher Konstantinos Farsalinos faults WHO for playing rhetoric on tobacco harm reduction

Renowned Greek physician and senior researcher at the University of Patras and the School of Public Health-University of West Attica in Greece, Konstantinos Farsalinos, has criticised the World Health Organization (WHO) for using rhetoric in the application of harm reduction in smoking.
For detail: nyasatimes.com
Published Jun 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

The EU Commissions’ misguided attacks on harm reduction continue

29.06.2022 – Brussels. Today, the EU Commission announced a plan to ban the sale of all flavoured heated tobacco products.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Jun 29, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Czech Republic is to Include Tobacco Harm Reduction in Its Public Health Strategy

ECigIntelligence reports that the Czech Republic is set to become the main EU proponent of tobacco harm-reduction policy.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

EU Vape Industry Welcomes Decision to Embrace Tobacco Harm Reduction

European vape advocacy groups commend the decision of EU MEPs to recognize tobacco harm reduction as a tool to beat cancer, yet remain concerned about the negative perceptions of flavoured products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 29, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

State Of Smoking In Russia

In 2019, 29.7% or 34.9 million Russian adults aged fifteen and above smoked cigarettes (49% or 26 million men, and 14% or 9 million women).
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Jun 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: proactiveinvestors.co.uk

British American Tobacco can see e-cig profits double after Juul ban- broker

The UK business owns rival Vuse, which is in a prime position to pick up business from Juul customers British American Tobacco might see its profits from e-cigarettes double due to the ban on rival Juul, according to brokers at Barclays.
For detail: proactiveinvestors.co.uk
Published Jun 29, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cspdailynews.com

Juul Asks for Extended Stay on FDA’s Order

While the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit granted the San Francisco-based company an emergency stay on June 24, temporarily blocking the U.S.
For detail: cspdailynews.com
Published Jun 28, 2022
[FED Cigarette]

Source: neweurope.eu

Scientific community focuses on tobacco harm reduction through alternative solutions

Interview with Dr. David Khayat, former president of France’s National Cancer Institute and head of medical oncology at the Clinique Bizet in Paris The world has understood the risks of smoking for several decades and that quitting the habit is essential to maintaining one’s good health, but not everyone can break free from the habit.
For detail: neweurope.eu
Published Jun 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nation.com.pk

The problem with ‘my way or the highway’ approach for smokers

Tobacco controlis one of the top priorities of public health authorities worldwide, given the increasingly high number of smokers who continue to risk their health and the health of people around them with every puff of a cigarette.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 28, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cnbc.com

Juul seeks to extend stay on FDA ban, saying agency did not evaluate all its evidence

Juul Labs is seeking to extend a temporary stay on the Food and Drug Administration’s ban of its e-cigarettes, according to a court filing Tuesday.
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Jun 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: 6pr.com.au

Vaping proves a hit on the black market as governments urged to act

There are calls for state governments to crack down on black market vaping after 4 Corners exposed a thriving business on social media.
For detail: 6pr.com.au
Published Jun 27, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Swedish Parliament Votes Against The Ban on Vape Flavours

Vapers in Sweden are happy that their opinions and concerns have been heard, and vape flavours are to remain available on the market.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 27, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: nzherald.co.nz

The Conversation: Young non-smokers in NZ are taking up vaping more than ever before. Here are 5 reasons why

The number of young New Zealanders aged 15 to 17 who vape every day has tripled in two years, from 2 per cent in 2018-19 to 6 per cent in 2020-21, according to the most recent New Zealand Health Survey.
For detail: nzherald.co.nz
Published Jun 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cagw.org

Limiting Access to Tobacco Harm Reduction Products Harms Public Health

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered JUUL, a prominent company, to stop selling e-cigarette products.
For detail: cagw.org
Published Jun 26, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: indianexpress.com

Juul gets temporary reprieve to keep selling its e-cigarettes

The stay involves the FDA’s order Thursday, when the agency said Juul had to stop selling its products because it had provided conflicting and insufficient data that prevented the FDA from assessing the potential health risks of its products.
For detail: indianexpress.com
Published Jun 25, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: thenewstribune.com

FDA bans top US e-cig JUUL

FDA bans top US e-cig JUUL and tells retailers to yank vapes off shelves.
For detail: thenewstribune.com
Published Jun 25, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: nydailynews.com

Juul can keep selling electronic cigarettes after court temporarily blocks FDA ban

Electronic cigarettes developed by Juul Labs can remain on store shelves after a federal appeals court temporarily blocked a government ban, outlawing their sale.
For detail: nydailynews.com
Published Jun 25, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

‘Int’l Human Rights Law Supports Tobacco Harm Reduction’

Tobacco harm reduction is not only a potentially life-saving public health intervention for the world’s 1.1 billion smokers, it is also supported by international human rights law, according to the latest publication launched yesterday by Knowledge·Action·Change (K·A·C).
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Jun 25, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: channelstv.com

US Ban On Juul Vaping Products Put On Hold In Court

A US court on Friday put on hold the health regulator’s decision to order all of Juul Labs vaping products off the American market over safety concerns.
For detail: channelstv.com
Published Jun 25, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cbc.ca

The U.S. wants to ban Juul. Where is Canada on regulating e-cigarettes?

It's not an area where slow, plodding regulation is a good fit,' says public health professor The vaping company Juul has been ordered to remove its products from the U.S.
For detail: cbc.ca
Published Jun 24, 2022
[0]

Source: wtvbam.com

Juul ban could allow Altria to explore e-cigarette options

(Reuters) – Juul’s U.S. e-cigarette ban could pave the way for Altria, one of its largest investors, to pursue other vaping product makers or go it alone, Wall Street analysts said on Friday.
For detail: wtvbam.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: time.com

Juul Wins Emergency Order Blocking FDA Ban From U.S. Market

Juul Labs Inc. persuaded a federal court to grant an emergency order blocking the Food and Drug Administration’s decision to ban its e-cigarette products from the US market.
For detail: time.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: theguardian.com

Teens and vaping: ‘We would have had a nicotine-free generation’

Ben wants to quit vaping. He has a few times already. It’s easy, he says, despite the tremors and headaches, feeling hot then cold, the irritability.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: pakobserver.net

The emerging case of tobacco harm reduction as an effective public health strategy

Cigarette smoking has been one of the top concerns of public health authorities around the worldfor the longest time.
For detail: pakobserver.net
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Harm reduction of e-cigarettes is not blowing smoke

Studies have consistently shown that alternatives to tobacco, like vape and heated tobacco products, are less harmful.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: manilastandard.net

Heart specialist says vapes, HTPs can cut health risks among smokers

Smoke-free products such as vapes and heated tobacco products can significantly reduce the health risks among Filipino smokers if they switch to these alternatives, according to a renowned Filipino heart specialist.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: malaya.com.ph

Nicotine can help in solving smoking epidemic

A RENOWNED Filipino heart expert says nicotine should be a part of public health strategy to address the smoking epidemic, which kills millions of people globally each year.
For detail: malaya.com.ph
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: lexology.com

FDA Denies Authorization to Market JUUL ENDS Products; Company Intends to Seek Stay of the Marketing Denial Orders

On June 23, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued marketing denial orders (MDOs)[1] to Juul Labs Inc.
For detail: lexology.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: jdsupra.com

FDA Orders JUUL E-Cigarettes Off The Market Over Safety Concerns

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the FDA) issued marketing denial orders (MDOs) to JUUL Labs for all of its products currently marketed in the United States.
For detail: jdsupra.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: freemalaysiatoday.com

The harm in harm reduction

I ran into a policymaker yesterday while in the midst of a discussion and was telling him about upcoming tobacco control initiatives.
For detail: freemalaysiatoday.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: foxbusiness.com

Juul ban lawsuit: Company asks court to halt 'extraordinary and unlawful' FDA order

The FDA claims that JUUL did not provide sufficient data on product safety, but the company disputes that assertion Cato Institute Senior Fellow Jeffrey Singer joins 'Kennedy' to discuss the FDA ordering the electronic cigarette company Juul to pull its product from the U.S.
For detail: foxbusiness.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World Statement on FDA’s Marketing Denial Orders to JUUL Labs, Inc

New York, June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For years, worldwide, independent research has concluded that adult use of e-cigarettes is far less harmful than smoking combustible cigarettes.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Global Forum on Nicotine Seeks to Accelerate Harm Reduction for All

At a hotel in central Warsaw, hundreds of public health experts, consumer advocates for safer nicotine alternatives, industry representatives and drug policy reformers from across the world gathered to discuss the fact, as the event’s tagline had it, that tobacco harm reduction (THR) is “here for good.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: entrepreneur.com

Parents Against Vaping e-cigarettes (PAVe)

As Meredith Berkman and Dorian Fuhrman, two of the co-founders of like to put it, "Big Tobacco messed with the wrong moms.
For detail: entrepreneur.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: convenience.org

Juul Wins Temporary Stay of FDA Marketing Denial Order

Retailers can continue to sell JUUL products while the stay issued Friday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C.
For detail: convenience.org
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: bmj.com

The US Food and Drug Administration has ordered Juul to remove all its e-cigarettes from the US market.1

Juul is one of the world’s biggest e-cigarette manufacturers, with around three quarters of the market in the US.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Jun 24, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: acsh.org

FDA is On a Quest to Snuff Out Tobacco Harm‐​Reduction

Has the FDA lost its mind or just the ability to use it? ACSH advisor Dr. Jeffrey Singer discusses banning of Juul e-cigarettes.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Juul]

Source: youtube.com

FDA Expected To Ban Juul Products

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Dangerous Chemicals Found in Vaping Products Seized From Australian Vape Shops

Testing of seized vaping products from vape shops in Canberra, Australia, allegedly found dangerous ingredients alongside nicotine, which have been banned across the country.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: techtimes.com

Juul's e-Cigarettes to be Pulled Out From American Market After the FDA Denies its Application

The US Food and Drug Administration or FDA is preparing to ban Juul Lab's e-cigarettes in the country.
For detail: techtimes.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

U.S. to propose rule to limit nicotine levels in cigarettes

(Reuters) - The Biden administration plans to propose a rule to establish a maximum nicotine level in cigarettes and other finished tobacco products in an attempt to make them less addictive, the White House Budget Office said Tuesday, and cigarette makers responded that there were better ways to cut smoking harm.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: nhsconfed.org

Creating a smoke-free South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System

An innovative smoking cessation programme in hospitals has made the treatment of tobacco addiction part of the routine care offered.
For detail: nhsconfed.org
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: moffitt.org

Juul Ordered to Pull Vaping Products from Store Shelves

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on electronic cigarettes.
For detail: moffitt.org
Published Jun 23, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: mjbizdaily.com

FDA bans e-cigarette Juul; impact on cannabis vape market to be determined

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ordered popular e-cigarette maker Juul’s products off the market, a move that likely won’t have an immediate impact on the marijuana vape industry but could down the road.
For detail: mjbizdaily.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: mb.com.ph

Heart expert sees e-cigs, heated tobacco as best solution to reduce harm from smoking

Smoke-free alternatives such as vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) can drastically reduce the exposure of millions of Filipino smokers to harmful substances and help them eventually quit, according to a leading heart specialist.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: manilatimes.net

Filipino smokers deserve cigarette alternatives - expert

A heart expert said that Filipino smokers deserve alternatives to cigarettes that will significantly reduce health risks, wean them off and eventually make them quit.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jun 23, 2022
[CTC-Pak COPD Cigarette]

Source: link.springer.com

A randomised, open-label, cross-over clinical study to evaluate the pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic and safety and tolerability profiles of tobacco-free oral nicotine pouches relative to cigarettes

Tobacco harm reduction (THR) involves encouraging adult smokers who would otherwise continue to smoke to transition to less harmful forms of nicotine delivery.
For detail: link.springer.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

‘People Need To Know Safer Nicotine Products Available’

Stakeholders comprising industry players and scholars, who have conducted different researches on nicotine use, have harped on tobacco harm control using alternative products to reduce the impact of nicotine.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: hungarytoday.hu

Smokers Are Not Discouraged by Tax Increase

A recent European study seems to confirm that higher cigarette prices could further strengthen the black market, while differential taxation could also support the switch to smokeless tobacco and nicotine-free tobacco products.
For detail: hungarytoday.hu
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: globenewswire.com

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World Statement on FDA’s Marketing Denial Orders to JUUL Labs, Inc

New York, June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For years, worldwide, independent research has concluded that adult use of e-cigarettes is far less harmful than smoking combustible cigarettes.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: crikey.com.au

New vaping danger warning in health report

Health experts are urging Australians to get all the facts about e-cigarette use after a new report highlighting their harm was released.
For detail: crikey.com.au
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: arstechnica.com

FDA reportedly preparing to force Juul products off the US market

Mint and menthol pods for Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarettes are displayed for sale at a store in Princeton, Illinois, in September 2019.
For detail: arstechnica.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: aljazeera.com

US federal health agency bans Juul e-cigarettes

US government bans sale and distribution of Juul products amid concerns about increase in number of teenagers vaping.
For detail: aljazeera.com
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ada.org

FDA orders JUUL to stop selling e-cigarettes

ADA has long advocated for FDA to prohibit menthol cigarettes and other nontobacco-flavored tobacco products, including e-cigarettes The U.S.
For detail: ada.org
Published Jun 23, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: acponline.org

ACP Applauds FDA’s Plan to Remove JUUL Products from Being Sold and Marketed In the U.S.

Washington, D.C. June 23, 2022 – The American College of Physicians (ACP) is pleased that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will ban JUUL Labs Inc.
For detail: acponline.org
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: wsj.com

FDA to Order Juul E-Cigarettes Off U.S. Market

Agency has cleared way for rivals Reynolds American, NJOY Holdings to keep selling tobacco-flavored e-cigarettes.
For detail: wsj.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: wndu.com

Medical Moment: How vaping affects heart health

(WNDU) - According to the CDC, more than 2 million American teens used vape products last year. 25 percent of those teens reported vaping every day.
For detail: wndu.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: washingtonpost.com

Big Tobacco’s Investment in Juul Is Going Up in Vapor

A person smokes a Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette in this arranged photograph taken in the Brooklyn Borough of New York, U.S.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: voanews.com

Biden Administration Proposes Reducing Nicotine in Cigarettes

A woman lights a cigarette in a park in Brussels, May 7, 2017. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing to limit the amount of nicotine allowed in cigarettes with an aim toward making it easier for users to quit using them and prevent young people from getting addicted.
For detail: voanews.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vice.com

Juul Is an Easy Target—Let's Ban More Tech Products That Harm Us

Many tech solutions are offered to problems created by those responsible. Instead of entertaining them, let's ban them.
For detail: vice.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Data Shared at GFN22: The WHO’s Tobacco Control Strategy is a Failure

In line with previously released research, figures shared at the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) confirm that the WHO's tobacco control measures continue to fail to achieve their objective and that tobacco harm reduction works.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: usatoday.com

Report: Federal ban on popular Juul products forthcoming amid youth vaping concerns

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reportedly preparing an order to remove Juul Labs vaping products from the market.
For detail: usatoday.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

New data show nearly 800,000 teens vaped for the first time in the past year, as FDA is set to announce first major decision to remove a popular e-cigarette brand

Nearly 1.5 million young people, including 800,000 teens between 15 and 18 years old, used an e-cigarette for the first time in the months surrounding and following the U.S.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Cigarette sales continued declining in 2021

Cigarette sales decreased by 7.6% from 9.8 billion to 9.1 billion packs between January 2020 and December 2021, continuing a 20-year annual decline, according to new research published in JAMA Open Network by the CDC Foundation and Truth Initiative® researchers.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tctmd.com

FDA Plans to Slash Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes and Other Products

The proposed rule is intended to reduce addiction to smoking, particularly among young people trying it out, says the agency.
For detail: tctmd.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: tandfonline.com

Does cigarette or E-cigarette use increase the risk for SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion among Midwestern college students?

Does cigarette or E-cigarette use increase the risk for SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion among Midwestern college students? This longitudinal study tested the relationship between cigarette and e-cigarette use and SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion among US college students.
For detail: tandfonline.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: snusforumet.se

WHO tobacco control ‘failing’ European smokers: study

A new, independent study shows that World Health Organisation (WHO) tobacco control measures are failing European smokers trying to quit.
For detail: snusforumet.se
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: reuters.com

Juul e-cigarettes to be ordered off U.S. shelves - WSJ

June 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is preparing to order Juul Labs Inc to take its e-cigarettes off the market in the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: nypost.com

FDA to ban Juul e-cigarettes in the US: report

The Food and Drug Administration is set to ban Juul e-cigarettes from being sold in the United States, according to a report.
For detail: nypost.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

PMI: Survey shows balanced approach needed for tobacco harm reduction

Market-level findings from a new international survey conducted by independent research firm Povaddo reveals that the South African public wants a more balanced approach to tobacco regulation.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: leadership.ng

How To Achieve Tobacco Harm Reduction

One of the viable ways of achieving harm associated with tobacco smoking is to have alternative products that will reduce risks to individuals, Gizelle Baker, Vice President Global and Scientific Engagement of Philip Morris International (PMI), has said.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: globalnews.ca

U.S. shares plan to drastically reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced a plan to require tobacco companies to drastically reduce the amount of nicotine in cigarettes in an effort to make them less addictive and reduce the number of smoking-related illnesses and deaths each year.
For detail: globalnews.ca
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: focusmalaysia.my

How Tobacco Harm Reductioncan solidify BAT Malaysia’s biz sustainability

THIS may sound ironic but not many Malaysians know that Tobacco Harm Reductionhas been part and parcel of British American Tobacco Malaysia Bhd’s (BAT Malaysia) business strategy since the past decade to reduce grave health consequence stemming from smoking prevalence.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Harm Reduction Tobacco]

Source: focusmalaysia.my

How tobacco harm reduction can solidify BAT Malaysia’s biz sustainability

THIS may sound ironic but not many Malaysians know that tobacco harm reduction has been part and parcel of British American Tobacco Malaysia Bhd’s (BAT Malaysia) business strategy since the past decade to reduce grave health consequence stemming from smoking prevalence.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: filtermag.org

Juul to Be Removed From US Vape Market by the FDA, Reports Say

The FDA is planning to deny the marketing applications for Juul, reports The Wall Street Journal, which would pull one of the most popular e-cigarettes off the US market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: express.co.uk

Vaping: 'Emerging data suggests links to chronic lung disease and asthma', warns doctor

VAPING e-cigarettes comes with unknown risks, simply because this way of smoking nicotine has not been around long enough to know the long-term impact on a person's health.
For detail: express.co.uk
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: engadget.com

Juul's e-cigarettes could be banned from sale in the US

The Food and Drug Administration could be set to bring the hammer down on vape pen maker Juul.
For detail: engadget.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: defenseworld.net

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) Shares Sold by MCIA Inc

MCIA Inc lowered its position in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM – Get Rating) by 2.1% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC.
For detail: defenseworld.net
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: csnews.com

FDA Plans to Develop Product Standard Establishing Maximum Nicotine Level

On June 21, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it would develop a proposed product standard to establish a maximum nicotine level.
For detail: csnews.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cbsnews.com

FDA to seek drastic cut in cigarettes' nicotine content

President Joe Biden's administration on Tuesday announced it would develop a policy requiring cigarette makers to reduce nicotine to non-addictive levels -- a move that would substantially cut nicotine levels in cigarettes and deal a powerful blow to the tobacco industry.
For detail: cbsnews.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cato.org

The FDA Is On A Quest to Snuff Out Tobacco Harm‐​Reduction

The Food and Drug Administration has dealt two deadly blows to tobacco harm reduction in the past two days.
For detail: cato.org
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: businessinsider.com

FDA to order Juul E-Cigarettes off US Market

The FDA has already barred the sale of Juul's sweet and fruity e-cigarette cartridges The Food and Drug Administration is preparing an order for Juul Labs Inc. to take its e-cigarettes off the U.S.
For detail: businessinsider.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bnnbloomberg.ca

Zimbabwe Plans to Use Gas to Cure Tobacco, Counter Deforestation

(Bloomberg) -- Zimbabwe is considering utilizing gas to cure tobacco, the nation’s biggest cash-crop, as part of an effort to curb deforestation.
For detail: bnnbloomberg.ca
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: amp.washingtontimes.com

As FDA flounders, the U.K. surges ahead with vaping

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2020 photo a woman holds a Puff Bar flavored disposable vape device in New York.
For detail: amp.washingtontimes.com
Published Jun 22, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: abc4.com

Talking to your kids about the dangers of vaping

UTAH (ABC4) The Wall Street Journal reports the FDA may ban the sale of e-cigarettes from JUUL Labs, Inc.
For detail: abc4.com
Published Jun 21, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Biden Administration Plan to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes Can Save Millions of Lives

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of the Administration’s regulatory agenda released today, the Biden Administration and the FDA committed to issuing a proposed rule by May 2023 to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes to minimally or non-addictive levels.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Jun 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: prnewswire.com

FDA Announces Plans for Proposed Rule to Reduce Addictiveness of Cigarettes and Other Combusted Tobacco Products

Potential Rule Would Propose to Establish a Maximum Level of Nicotine in Cigarettes with the Goal of Reducing Youth Use, Addiction and Death SILVER SPRING, Md.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jun 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: newsroom.heart.org

Action needed to reduce e-cigarette use among adolescents to lower lifetime CVD risk

Since electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), commonly referred to as e-cigarettes, were introduced to the market in the U.
For detail: newsroom.heart.org
Published Jun 21, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

New scientific statement highlights the cardiopulmonary effects of e-cigarette use among adolescents

E-cigarettes have become increasingly popular among adolescents, and the latest available scientific evidence suggests the use of these products has adverse health effects that may accrue over time, leading to an increased risk of cardiovascular and pulmonary disease over the course of the life of people who use e-cigarettes, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published today in the Association's peer-reviewed journal, Circulation: Research.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Jun 21, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Action is needed to reduce e-cigarette use among adolescents to lower lifetime CVD risk

E-cigarettes have become increasingly popular among adolescents, and the latest available scientific evidence suggests the use of these products leads to adverse health effects that may accrue over time, leading to an increased risk of cardiovascular and pulmonary disease over the course of the life of people who use e-cigarettes, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published today in the Association's peer-reviewed journal, Circulation: Research.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Jun 21, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: fda.gov

FDA Announces Plans for Proposed Rule to Reduce Addictiveness of Cigarettes and Other Combusted Tobacco Products

Potential Rule Would Propose to Establish a Maximum Level of Nicotine in Cigarettes with the Goal of Reducing Youth Use, Addiction and Death Today, the Biden-Harris Administration published plans for future potential regulatory actions that include the U.S.
For detail: fda.gov
Published Jun 20, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: newswire.ca

Tobacco control groups applaud Quebec's efforts to replace Philip Morris as a major shareholder of Medicago and urge governments to adopt WHO treaty guidelines to prevent similar debacles

EDMONTON, AB; OTTAWA, ON; MONTREAL, June 20, 2022 /CNW/ - Canadian health groups are applauding efforts by the Quebec government to replace Philip Morris as a major shareholder in order to comply with Canada's obligations under the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Jun 20, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: forbes.ge

Forbes Health Discussion Series on Tobacco Harm-Reduction: Tommaso Di Giovanni on Pioneering the Change

About 1 billion people continue to smoke and the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that the number of smokers will remain high for the foreseeable future.
For detail: forbes.ge
Published Jun 20, 2022
[CTC-Pak FCTC Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Tobacco control groups applaud Quebec's efforts to replace Philip Morris as a major shareholder of Medicago and urge governments to adopt WHO treaty guidelines to prevent similar debacles

EDMONTON, AB; OTTAWA, ON; MONTREAL, June 20, 2022 /CNW/ - Canadian health groups are applauding efforts by the Quebec government to replace Philip Morris as a major shareholder in order to comply with Canada's obligations under the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jun 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

E-cigarettes must remain in generational end game

LETTER:Ever since the health minister announced a generational end game for tobacco, statements by industry-leaning "experts" touting vaping and heated tobacco products have sprouted exponentially.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Jun 18, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: defenseworld.net

British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Cut to Hold at StockNews.com

StockNews.com downgraded shares of British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI – Get Rating) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday.
For detail: defenseworld.net
Published Jun 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Ramström: Tobacco Harm ReductionWorks

A new study launched at the ninth annual Global Forum on Nicotine in Warsaw shows implementation of the World Health Organization’s tobacco control measures known as MPOWER has no clear association with low-levels of tobacco-related mortality in Europe.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Jun 17, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

Research launched at Global Forum on Nicotine shows WHO's tobacco control measures are failing - and that harm reduction works

WARSAW, Poland, June 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study launched at the ninth annual Global Forum on Nicotine (#GFN22) in Warsaw shows implementation of the WHO's tobacco control measures known as MPOWER has no clear association with low-levels of tobacco-related mortality in Europe.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jun 17, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: defenseworld.net

The Goldman Sachs Group Analysts Give British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) a GBX 4,000 Price Target

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS – Get Rating) received a GBX 4,000 ($48.55) price objective from The Goldman Sachs Group in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports.
For detail: defenseworld.net
Published Jun 16, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO Awards Mexico’s President For Banning Vapes

In a move considered outrageous amongst tobacco harm reduction experts, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has awarded Mexico’s President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, for banning vaping and heated tobacco products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: thegrocer.co.uk

Why Philip Morris really does want to kill the cigarette (and not humans)

At Philip Morris’ lakeside research centre in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, where tobacco plants grow in zen gardens across the ground floor, big talk breaks the tranquility.
For detail: thegrocer.co.uk
Published Jun 16, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: investorsobserver.com

Is British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) a Winner in the Tobacco Industry?

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) is the highest overall rated company in the Tobacco industry with an overall score of 76.
For detail: investorsobserver.com
Published Jun 16, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction: Survey Shows Global Citizenry Reject Divisive Approaches to Policy Making

A global survey was conducted by the international research firm Povaddo for Philip Morris International (PMI) that covered 22 countries around the world (the Americas, Africa, Europe, and Asia) with the participation of over 44,000 respondents.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Jun 15, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: executive-bulletin.com

THE IMPORTANCE OF Tobacco Harm ReductionIN TOBACCO CONTROL

The latest research results regarding tobacco control show that rates of tobacco use are falling slowly.
For detail: executive-bulletin.com
Published Jun 14, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Anti-vaping Campaign Will Only Send Youth Back To Smoking

“By stirring up anti-vaping hysteria, New Zealand’s Asthma and Respiratory Foundation will only send more minors back to smoking and put the country’s decade long Smokefree 2025 ambition in jeopardy,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm ReductionAdvocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: userwalls.news

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: userwalls.news
Published Jun 13, 2022
[Philip Morris]

Source: theglobeandmail.com

Kaival Brands Reaches Agreement with Philip Morris International for International Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Product Distribution

Patent, product development deal may significantly expand international reach of Bidi Vapor technology, formulation
For detail: theglobeandmail.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: streetinsider.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.
For detail: streetinsider.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: sports.yahoo.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: sports.yahoo.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: prnewswire.com

Kaival Brands Reaches Agreement with Philip Morris International for International Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Product Distribution

Patent, product development deal may significantly expand international reach of Bidi Vapor technology, formulation GRANT, Fla.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: ottawacitizen.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: ottawacitizen.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

SC upholds FDA’s regulatory power over tobacco products

Facade of the Philippines’ Food and Drug Administration. INQUIRER/MARIANNE BERMUDEZ MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld the regulatory authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over tobacco products.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: montrealgazette.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: montrealgazette.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: guardian.ng

Firm commits to carbon neutral, invests in solar energy

Nigeria’s consumer goods company, British American Tobacco (BAT) Nigeria, has restated its commitment to addressing climate change, environmental management issues, while ensuring robust corporate governance across its operations.
For detail: guardian.ng
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: globenewswire.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: financialpost.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: cspdailynews.com

Biden Administration to Propose Reduction of Nicotine in Cigarettes

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration could release a proposed policy as early as this week requiring tobacco companies to reduce the nicotine in all cigarettes sold in the United States to minimal or nonaddictive levels.
For detail: cspdailynews.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: canoe.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Recently, an article published in The Lancet, questioned the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
For detail: canoe.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswireindia.com

Inclusive Dialogue and Compromise Needed to Address Major Issues Impacting Society Today, Reveals International Survey from Philip Morris International

The results of a new international survey released today by Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) reveal that citizens worldwide are frustrated by divisive and exclusionary approaches to policymaking.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Jun 13, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: benzinga.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is no longer fit for purpose

IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Benzinga prides itself as a media platform that is "For the People, By the People." We understand the markets are scary right now.
For detail: benzinga.com
Published Jun 12, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencedirect.com

Perceived harm of heated tobacco products, e-cigarettes, and nicotine replacement therapy compared with conventional cigarettes among ever and current heated tobacco users

There is limited knowledge on how ever and current heated tobacco product (HTP) users perceive the relative harm of various nicotine-containing products.
For detail: sciencedirect.com
Published Jun 12, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

PMI sets up global service hub in Makati City

Philip Morris International (PMI) has set up a global business service hub in Makati City, its second after Krakow, Poland.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jun 11, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: gmanetwork.com

Philip Morris International invests in new business service hub in Manila

Philip Morris International (PMI) is increasing its presence in the Philippines by establishing a new global business service hub in Manila.
For detail: gmanetwork.com
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vaporvoice.net

Experts Urge EU to Embrace Harm Reduction

Medical and addiction experts called on the EU to embrace Tobacco Harm Reductionduring an event organized by the Centre for Economic and Market Analysis (CETA) in Prague.
For detail: vaporvoice.net
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

African Countries Advised to Diversify From Tobacco Farming

Sociologist and Tobacco Harm Reductionexpert, Gerry Stimson is advising African countries to avoid disaster by moving away from tobacco farming towards a more sustainable crop, because Tobacco Harm Reductionis here to stay.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thedailybeast.com

Biden Administration Moves to Enact Rule to Minimize Nicotine in Cigarettes

The Biden administration is planning to enact a rule that would require tobacco companies to minimize the amount of nicotine in cigarettes, The Wall Street Journal reports.
For detail: thedailybeast.com
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sustainabilitymag.com

Philip Morris: Smoke-free vision and employees’ wellbeing

Leading international tobacco company Philip Morris International’s Sustainability Materiality Report 2021, which was published this February 2022, divides the company’s social and environmental impacts into two distinct categories.
For detail: sustainabilitymag.com
Published Jun 10, 2022
[FBR FCTC FED Tobacco]

Source: ontoglobal.org

Tax Tobacco Now

THE time is ripe for a heavy tax to be slapped on consumer items that have proved to be harmful such as tobacco products and sugary drinks.
For detail: ontoglobal.org
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

PMI invests in new global business service hub in PH

Philip Morris International inaugurated on Friday (June 10) its new global business solutions hub, the PMI Business Solutions Philippines at the 8 Rockwell building.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

Philip Morris International invests in new global business service hub in the Philippines

MAKATI CITY — Philip Morris International (PMI) is expanding its economic footprint in the Philippines as it invests into a new global business service hub based in Manila.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Philip Morris invests in new global business service hub in Makati

Philip Morris International said Friday it is expanding its economic footprint in the Philippines as it invests in a new global business service hub in Makati City that will generate close to 1,000 jobs.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

Mexico Keeps Moving Closer to Total Vape Prohibition

Commercialization of vaping devices has always been technically illegal in Mexico. Usage, however, has not been, and the growth of a relatively unregulated vaping market reached almost 1 million occasional or daily users in 2017, according to government sources.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Biden's war on smoking: Administration plans to introduce new rules slashing amount of nicotine in cigarettes to 'nonaddictive' levels

The Biden administration is planning to push a policy that would require tobacco companies to reduce the level of nicotine in cigarettes sold in the U.S.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Jun 10, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

ew Report Highlights That the Czech Republic Could Serve as a Model for the EU in Addressing Smoking Prevalence

PRAGUE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ahead of the start of the Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU in July, the think tank Centre for Economic and Market Analysis (CETA) published the comparative study “A new approach towards tobacco legislation: the case for harm reduction in CEE and the EU” at an event in Prague.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: simplywall.st

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.54

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) has announced that it will be increasing its dividend on the 17th of August to UK£0.54.
For detail: simplywall.st
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: reuters.com

Age to buy cigarettes in England should rise every year, review says

LONDON, June 9 (Reuters) - The legal age of sale for cigarettes in England should be raised by one year every year until eventually no one can buy tobacco products, a government-commissioned review recommended on Thursday.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: rappler.com

British American Tobacco stands by forecasts however long it takes to leave Russia

British American Tobacco (BAT)‘s options for leaving Russia, where it controls almost a quarter of the market, include transferring the business to its local partner, the maker of Pall Mall and Rothmans cigarettes said on Thursday, June 9.
For detail: rappler.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: news.sky.com

Legal age someone can buy cigarettes should rise by a year every year, review recommends

The delayed review by Javed Khan, the former chief executive of Barnardo's, would create a "smokefree generation", with people under a certain age unable to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products in their lifetime.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: morningstar.co.uk

TOP NEWS: British American Tobacco keeps guidance; industry to shrink

The company said its transformation continues at pace, with strong revenue and volume growth in all three New Categories driving share gains across key markets.
For detail: morningstar.co.uk
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: marketwatch.com

British American Tobacco backs 2022 guidance

British American Tobacco PLC on Thursday reiterated 2022 guidance for revenue and earnings growth.
For detail: marketwatch.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: globenewswire.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: Flavours in vaping products are instrumental in helping adults quit smoking

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Members in Belleville have voted to send a letter to health minister, Jean-Yves Duclos, and his next provincial counterpart asking for several amendments to current vaping regulation, including a reduction in the number of permitted flavours.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: cityam.com

British American Tobacco narrows losses for cigarette alternatives as it invests £1bn in vapes and reduced risk products

Vogue cigarette maker British American Tobacco narrowed losses this morning for its alternative cigarettes as the firm invests £1bn in the first half of the year.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Jun 09, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: bmj.com

The Javed Khan review - time to make smoking obsolete

We welcome the publication of Javed Khan’s Independent Review into smoking and urge the Government to heed his call for immediate investment of £125 million in tobacco control to deliver its Smokefree 2030 ambition [1].
For detail: bmj.com
Published Jun 08, 2022
[WNTD NCD Tobacco]

Source: uicc.org

UICC members in Fiji and Australia receive prestigious World No Tobacco Day Award

The World No Tobacco Day Award recognises individuals or organisations who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of tobacco policies and measures.
For detail: uicc.org
Published Jun 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: sharecast.com

Thursday preview: British American Tobacco in the spotlight

Economists at Barclays Research expect the monetary authority will confirm its intention to end net asset purchases in June, thus opening the door to an anticipated first hike in rates in July.
For detail: sharecast.com
Published Jun 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ptvnews.ph

Calls to veto Vape Bill backed by DOH

The Department of Health (DOH) is “strongly” recommending to President Rodrigo Duterte to veto the Vape Bill which lowers the age of access to vaporized nicotine products from 21 to 18 years old.
For detail: ptvnews.ph
Published Jun 08, 2022
[Smoking COPD]

Source: malaya.com.ph

Cancer expert asks Filipino doctors to rethink strategy against smoking

A PROMINENT cancer expert is encouraging Filipino doctors to rethink their strategies to address the smoking problem in the country, pointing out that the current policies have failed to convince smokers to quit, leaving millions of them exposed to diseases.
For detail: malaya.com.ph
Published Jun 08, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesswire.com

Philip Morris International Publishes ESG KPI Protocol and ESG Highlights

Linked to PMI’s newly introduced Sustainability Index, the new ESG KPI Protocol and the ESG Highlights provide data-driven insight into PMI’s ESG performance LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following the introduction of PMI’s Sustainability Index, Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) made its ESG KPI Protocol publicly available.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Jun 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Spanish Authorities Are Being Pressured to Introduce Vape Tax

Spanish anti-smoking entities are urging the local government to extend the new Tobacco Act to include a tax scheme for e-cigarettes.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: seekingalpha.com

British American Tobacco Passes Our Patience Test

I've been a long-time bull for British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI). I published my first bullish thesis on it back in August 2021 arguing for its very attractive and asymmetric risk/return profile.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Jun 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: financialpost.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: Flavours in vaping products are instrumental in helping adults quit smoking

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Members in Belleville have voted to send a letter to health minister, Jean-Yves Duclos, and his next provincial counterpart asking for several amendments to current vaping regulation, including a reduction in the number of permitted flavours.
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Jun 07, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

The Right to Health Means the Right to Tobacco Harm Reduction

A brutal culture war is raging on the role of harm reduction to hasten the end of smoking. But as the Twitterstorms rumble on, the evidence is mounting that safer nicotine products—vapes, pouches, snus and heated tobacco—are helping millions of people around the world switch away from combustible cigarettes and other risky tobacco use.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 07, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: consumerchoicecenter.org

HARM REDUCTION STRATEGY STRESSED TO ACHIEVE TOBACCO-FREE NATION BY 2040

Speakers in a discussion have urged policymakers to incorporate Tobacco Harm Reductionstrategy in their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products as smoking cessation medium like progressive nations around the world.
For detail: consumerchoicecenter.org
Published Jun 07, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: benzinga.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: Flavours in vaping products are instrumental in helping adults quit smoking

IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Benzinga prides itself as a media platform that is "For the People, By the People." We understand the markets are scary right now.
For detail: benzinga.com
Published Jun 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: youtube.com

Harmful Use Of Tobacco: Harm Reduction Alliance Calls For Increased Education

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For detail: youtube.com
Published Jun 06, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: marketscreener.com

British American Tobacco : BAT conducts first real-world study assessing the impact of Vuse on indicators for several smoking-related diseases

Results will provide a first-of-its kind dataset - adding to the substantial amounts of scientific evidence generated about Vuse, the number one global vaping brandi Unique cross-sectional approach will provide a snapshot of the differences in indicators of potential harm between Vuse consumers compared to smokers.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Jun 06, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: globenewswire.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: THR should play a role in Canada’s Tobacco Endgame strategy

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada has set an ambitious goal to reduce smoking prevalence to less than 5% by 2035.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Jun 06, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: academic.oup.com

Prevalence and Correlates of Tobacco Use in Young People Presenting to Australian Primary Mental Health Services

We aimed to delineate the prevalence and correlates of recent tobacco use (eg, cigarettes, chewing tobacco, cigars, etc) in the past 3 months in young people at their first presentation to primary mental health services as a function of age.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Jun 05, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: allegrasmom.com

Posthumous recognition

Dr Mateusz Zatoński, who died in January 2022 at the age of 34, was a talented academic whose policy-informing research has already made a remarkable impact.
For detail: allegrasmom.com
Published Jun 04, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: arabnews.com

Public health, government’s tax revenues at risk as Philip Morris executive expects Saudi illicit tobacco sales at 25%

Volunteers prepare a sand sculpture that was made to create awareness against the tobacco use on 'World No Tobacco' day at Elliot’s beach in Chennai on May 31, 2022.
For detail: arabnews.com
Published Jun 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Are harm reduction strategies evidence-based?

The pandemic served as a wake-up call for enterprises all over the world, as well as nations, to recognise what is required to mitigate risks of another global shock.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Jun 03, 2022
[Tobacco Control]

Source: tellmebest.com

The Alarming Way E-Cigarette Company JUUL Is Targeting Kids

The tobacco industry needs young people to start using their products to stay afloat. As a result, tobacco companies have become notoriously known for using clever advertising to attract the United States’ youth to their products.
For detail: tellmebest.com
Published Jun 03, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: myjoyonline.com

5,012 persons die from Tobacco-related illness annually

Harm Reduction Alliance Ghana has called on government and health authorities to consider Tobacco Harm Reductionas an integral aspect of the government’s public health approach.
For detail: myjoyonline.com
Published Jun 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: interfax.com.ua

Philip Morris Ukraine in June to start selling most popular brands of cigarettes

PJSC Philip Morris Ukraine has been forced to reduce the range of cigarette brands since the beginning of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, but already in June the range of imported cigarettes is expected to expand, which will continue in the coming months.
For detail: interfax.com.ua
Published Jun 03, 2022
[Harm Reduction]

Source: health.clevelandclinic.org

What Is Harm Reduction and How Does It Work?

If you or a loved one has a substance use disorder, you might have heard of harm reduction.
For detail: health.clevelandclinic.org
Published Jun 03, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: codeblue.galencentre.org

Don’t Be Fooled By Big Tobacco’s Sustainability Awards

Seeing a chance to behave as a good corporate citizen, the tobacco industry leapt into action. It distributed soaps and information leaflets and paid for billboards and health kits via a charity it sponsors.
For detail: codeblue.galencentre.org
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Smoking]

Source: wsbtv.com

Smoking, vaping now banned at popular Georgia beach

Smoking, vaping now banned at popular Georgia beach Starting June 1, smoking and vaping will be banned at a popular Georgia beach.
For detail: wsbtv.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: theguardian.com

Africa will be the world’s ashtray if big tobacco is able to get its way

Smoking in the west is declining, so the industry is turning to untapped markets, where governments must act to stop it A woman selling tobacco holds out a single cigarette.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: thebftonline.com

Govt encouraged to consider Tobacco Harm Reductionas key part of public health interventions

World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is observed around the world every year on 31 May. This yearly celebration informs the public on the dangers of smoking.
For detail: thebftonline.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[HTP]

Source: pmiscience.com

Tobacco Heating System

Blade and induction devices heat rather than burn tobacco. We have developed several variants of the Tobacco Heating System (THS) that are commercialized under the IQOS brand in various markets.
For detail: pmiscience.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: peacefmonline.com

Harm Reduction Alliance Marks World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is observed around the world every year on 31 May. This yearly celebration informs the public on the dangers of smoking.
For detail: peacefmonline.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: news.tahrir2day.com

Africa will be the ashtray of the world, if big tobacco can get its way Rachel Kitonyo and Jeffrey Drope

For decades, smoking has been on the rise, leading to more than 100 million deaths in the 20th century alone, creating health and other costs of about $ 1.5 trillion a year that have hampered global growth.
For detail: news.tahrir2day.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: indianewscalling.com

2nd National Summit on 'Protection of Environment from Tobacco: A Step towards Tobacco Endgame' organized by PGIMER to celebrate World No Tobacco Day -2022


For detail: indianewscalling.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

The Canadian Vaping Association: British Columbia’s youth and non-smokers will continue to be protected through strong federal labelling and packaging regulation

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An op-ed, Why is plain packaging for e-cigarettes no longer required in B.C.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Los Angeles Becomes Largest US City to Ban Flavored Vapes

On June 1, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ban flavored vapes and tobacco products in a 12-0 decision.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: fastcompany.com

Tobacco companies say they don’t advertise to children, but this damning report suggests otherwise

Sneaky marketing tactics by cigarette sellers are aimed at hooking new smokers from a young age, according to an extensive study published this month.
For detail: fastcompany.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Tobacco Caused Disease

The most recent pandemic has served as a catalyst for us to restructure how we adapt to new problems and devise new measures to mitigate future shocks.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Jun 02, 2022
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Source: arabnews.com

How to cut down on smoking in the Kingdom

Many scientific and public health communities say that most of the harm associated with smoking is caused by smoke that is inhaled from combusted tobacco — not, as some incorrectly believe, by the nicotine contained in conventional cigarettes.
For detail: arabnews.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Harm ReductionGroups Celebrate World Vape Day

Held a day before the WHO’s World No Tobacco Day, World Vape Day was held for the third consecutive year.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Mexico’s Action on E-cigarettes and Heated Tobacco Products Will Protect Youth

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador signed a decree banning the distribution and sale of electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) in Mexico.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD NCD Tobacco]

Source: theweek.in

World No Tobacco Day 2022 A Commitment to Reframing Societal View on Harm Reduction Based on Evidence-Based Science

On World No Tobacco Day 2022, The Economic Times, India’s leading media, held an interactive thought leadership platform themed ‘Reframing societal view on harm reduction: A medical and scientific perspective’ with the objective of driving discussion and debate around consumer freedom and consumer choices & need for progressive regulations based on scientific methods of harm reduction rather than bans.
For detail: theweek.in
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: themainewire.com

Tobacco harm reduction–not prohibition–is the path forward for Maine

Last month, the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is developing “product standards to prohibit menthol as a characterizing flavor in cigarettes and prohibit all characterizing flavors (other than tobacco) in cigars.
For detail: themainewire.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Hong Kong Must Give Smokers The Choices They Need To Quit

“We have to help smokers not punish them,” says Heneage Mitchell, founder of factasia.org and member CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm ReductionAdvocates).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: morningstar.com

T42 Shares Rise After Philip Morris Israel Chooses Its Product

Shares in T42 IoT Tracking Solutions PLC rose Wednesday after the company said that Philip Morris Israel Ltd. has selected its products for use after the completion of a pilot program, and that it has agreed a separate pilot program with DB Schenker.
For detail: morningstar.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Philip Morris (PM) Gains on Solid Pricing, High Costs a Worry

Philip Morris International Inc. PM has been benefiting from its solid pricing power for quite some time now.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD Vaping]

Source: dw.com

Mexico bans sale of vaping devices

Vaping and e-cigarettes have been banned from sale in Mexico, with expanded restrictions on smoking and vaping on the way.
For detail: dw.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: democracynow.org

WHO Warns Tobacco Is Poisoning the Planet

Today the World Health Organization is marking World No Tobacco Day. The WHO has just published a new report looking at the tobacco industry’s devastating environmental impact.
For detail: democracynow.org
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Cigarette]

Source: clivebates.com

Fake news alert: WHO updates its post-truth fact sheet on e-cigarettes

The World Health Organisation continues to present misleading information about e-cigarettes that spreads doubt and confusion among the public, media and policymakers.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[E-Cigarette]

Source: clivebates.com

Fake news alert: WHO updates its post-truth fact sheet on e-cigarettes

The World Health Organisation continues to present misleading information about e-cigarettes that spreads doubt and confusion among the public, media and policymakers.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: calgaryherald.com

Canadian Vaping Association: More evidence emerges that vaping can help smokers quit

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, June 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For the better part of the last decade, the Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) has advocated for nicotine vape products as a tool to quit smoking.
For detail: calgaryherald.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: cagw.org

Vaping Saves Lives

World Vape Day is celebrated annually and occurred on May 30, 2022. It is essential to recognize that Tobacco Harm Reduction(THR) products like vaping and e-cigarettes have significantly reduced cigarette smoking and saved lives around the world.
For detail: cagw.org
Published Jun 01, 2022
[WNTD NCD Tobacco]

Source: businesswireindia.com

World No Tobacco Day 2022: A Commitment to Reframing Societal View on Harm Reduction; Based on Evidence-Based Science

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India: On World No Tobacco Day 2022, The Economic Times, India’s leading media, held an interactive thought leadership platform themed ‘Reframing societal view on harm reduction: A medical and scientific perspective’ with the objective of driving discussion and debate around consumer freedom and consumer choices & need for progressive regulations based on scientific methods of harm reduction rather than bans.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Jun 01, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: 1news.co.nz

Mexico totally bans sales of e-cigarettes

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador signed a decree on Wednesday outlawing the sale of e-cigarettes, continuing the government’s anti-vaping policy.
For detail: 1news.co.nz

News Excerpts of May-2022

Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: webringnet.com

On World No Tobacco Day, A Smoke-Free World Foundation Highlights Efforts to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Tobacco

Basis Helps Initiatives to Assist Small Farmers Shift from Tobacco to Extra Sustainable and Environmentally Pleasant Agricultural Options and Livelihoods , /PRNewswire/ — Greater than a billion individuals nonetheless smoke flamable cigarettes, with dire penalties for our particular person well being and our international atmosphere.
For detail: webringnet.com
Published May 30, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

New FDA Commissioner Urged To Complete PMTA Process

Earlier this year, Attorneys General from 31 states signed a joint letter asking then FDA acting commissioner Janet Woodcock, to deny PMTAs for vaping products in a bid to prevent teen vaping.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: prnewswire.com

On World No Tobacco Day, Foundation for a Smoke-Free World Highlights Efforts to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Tobacco

The Foundation is Supporting Initiatives to Help Smallholder Farmers Transition Away from Tobacco to More Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Agricultural Alternatives and Livelihoods , /PRNewswire/ -- More than one billion individuals still smoke combustible cigarettes, with dire consequences for individual health and our global environment.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: portugal.postsen.com

Tobacco and e-cigarette consumption among young people is worrying

The Portuguese Pulmonology Society’s Working Committee on Tobacco says that aggressive and effective marketing by the industry is primarily responsible for the tobacco epidemic in Portugal The pulmonologist Sofia Ravara warned that the trend of consumption of tobacco and electronic cigarettes in young people is worrying in Portugal and results from the ‘extremely aggressive and effective’ ‘marketing’ of the industry.
For detail: portugal.postsen.com
Published May 30, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: observerbd.com

Experts want THR in tobacco control plans - Business - observerbd.com

Experts at an event Sunday urged policymakers to incorporate a tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategy into their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products.
For detail: observerbd.com
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: newsofcanada.net

World No Tobacco Day 2022: awards for tobacco control in the WHO European Region

On 31 May, World No Tobacco Day 2022 focuses on how tobacco, throughout its life cycle, pollutes the environment we live in and harms human health.
For detail: newsofcanada.net
Published May 30, 2022
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

Former WHO experts backed on view on harm reduction

A FILIPINO doctor who heads a nongovernmental organization (NGO) that seeks to spread awareness of the dangers of smoking supported two former officials of the World Health Organization (WHO) for identifying the "missing link" in the global tobacco policy amid the slow decline in the number of smokers in most countries.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: euro.who.int

World No Tobacco Day 2022: awards for tobacco control in the WHO European Region

On 31 May, World No Tobacco Day 2022 focuses on how tobacco throughout its lifecycle pollutes the environment we live in and damages the health of people.
For detail: euro.who.int
Published May 30, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: eureporter.co

Creating a ‘Smoke-Free’ future in the Tobacco industry - EU Reporter

Neuchâtel in Switzerland is an exciting technological hub and key site of the future of the tobacco industry.
For detail: eureporter.co
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: comnavigifu.com

World No Tobacco Day 2022: Awards for Tobacco Control in the WHO European Region

On May 31, World No Tobacco Day 2022 focuses on how tobacco throughout its life cycle pollutes the environment in which we live and harms people’s health.
For detail: comnavigifu.com
Published May 30, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: cnbctv18.com

World No Tobacco Day 2022 focuses on environmental damage caused by smoking

World No Tobacco Day: Celebrated around the world every year on May 31, World No Tobacco Day was created by the World Health Organization's member states in 1987 to draw global attention to the tobacco epidemic and the preventable death and disease it causes.
For detail: cnbctv18.com
Published May 29, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: who.int

Four organizations and individuals in the Western Pacific Region recognized for tobacco control contributions

Four organizations and individuals in the Western Pacific Region recognized for tobacco control contributions.
For detail: who.int
Published May 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: unb.com.bd

Experts want THR in tobacco control plans

Md. Ashequl Morsalin Ibne Kamal(Team Leader)| Niloy Saha(Sr. Web Developer)| Shohana Afroz(Web Developer)| Jobayer Hossain(Web Developer) Experts at an event Sunday urged policymakers to incorporate a tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategy into their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products.
For detail: unb.com.bd
Published May 29, 2022
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

Form strong policy to eliminate tobacco by 2040: Speakers

The formulation of a strong tobacco policy is crucial in implementing the Prime Minister's plan to eliminate tobacco use from Bangladesh by 2040.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published May 29, 2022
[WNTD NCD Tobacco]

Source: newsroom.gy

Unregulated sale & use of hookahs, e-cigars a public danger

Though Guyana’s Tobacco Control Act 2017 outlines a raft of measures meant to keep the public safe from tobacco, the largely unregulated sale and use of tobacco products, particularly hookah and e-cigarettes, has presented a growing danger to the public.
For detail: newsroom.gy
Published May 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newagebd.net

Harm reduction strategy stressed to achieve Tobacco-free nation by 2040

Guests in a discussion titled “The Need for a Tobacco Harm Reduction Strategy: Achieving the Government’s Health Agenda & Revenue Ambitions” pose for a photo on Saturday.
For detail: newagebd.net
Published May 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: htsyndication.com

Experts want THR in tobacco control plans

Bangladesh, May 29 -- Experts at an event Sunday urged policymakers to incorporate a tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategy into their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products.
For detail: htsyndication.com
Published May 29, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: bangladeshpost.net

Call for ‘Tobacco Harm Reduction’ strategy

Speakers at an event urged policymakers to incorporate Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) strategy in their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products as smoking cessation medium like progressive nations around the world.
For detail: bangladeshpost.net
Published May 28, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thetimes.co.uk

Tobacco firms lobbied politicians in Scotland in ‘breach of WHO treaty’

Scottish politicians, including ministers, have been routinely lobbied by the world’s biggest cigarette firms in breach of a treaty to protect public health policy from interference by the tobacco industry, it has been claimed.
For detail: thetimes.co.uk
Published May 28, 2022
[Smoking WNTD]

Source: thaipbsworld.com

Tobacco is bad for the planet and the health

Smoking and second-hand smoking not only cause cancer and other respiratory diseases but tobacco use also has a negative impact on the environment, both of which place a significant burden on public health and the economy.
For detail: thaipbsworld.com
Published May 28, 2022
[Vaping]

Source: tbsnews.net

Speakers stress need for tobacco harm reduction strategy

Speakers at an event urged policymakers to incorporate Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) strategy in their tobacco control plans and establish safer alternatives such as vaping products as smoking cessation medium like progressive nations around the world.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published May 27, 2022
[WNTD TCC Tobacco]

Source: who.int

World No Tobacco Day 2022 awards - the winners

Every year, WHO recognizes individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.
For detail: who.int
Published May 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

New KAC Papers On Tobacco Harm Reduction

Knowledge Action Change (KAC) has launched the latest in a series of briefing papers as part of its Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction project.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published May 27, 2022
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Livestream Set For ‘World Vape’ And ‘World No Tobacco’ Days

Interest, insight, and intrigue around World Vape Day on 30 May and World No Tobacco Day on 31 May are set to be boosted with sCOPe’s two-day global broadcast.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published May 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: newsngr.com.ng

Tobacco Harm Reduction: The Imperative for Alternatives

By Olufisayo Adeoti There are concerns the world over about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: newsngr.com.ng
Published May 27, 2022
[WNTD TCC Tobacco]

Source: nationaltribune.com.au

World No Tobacco Day 2022 awards

Every year, WHO recognizes individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.
For detail: nationaltribune.com.au
Published May 27, 2022
[Cigarette]

Source: makatimed.net.ph

The Hot Truth: 8 Vaping Facts - Blogs - Makati Medical Center

In 2003, Hon Lik, a Chinese pharmacist, invented the e-cigarette that we know today. Since its creation, the number of people switching from traditional tobacco to these vaping devices has been rising.
For detail: makatimed.net.ph
Published May 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: ilmhunt.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction: The Imperative for Alternatives - By Olufisayo Adeoti

Tlisted here are issues the world over, in regards to the well being results of tobacco, which is generally consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: ilmhunt.com
Published May 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: businesspost.ng

Tobacco Harm Reduction: The Imperative for Alternatives

At this moment in time, long, hot traffic jams are becoming a thing in Ibadan. The folks who live in that city are half-proud of this congestion because it sorts of presents them with a shared experience with the too-cool-for-school Lagosians.
For detail: businesspost.ng
Published May 27, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: 1828.org.uk

Tobacco harm reduction is an under-appreciated benefit of Brexit - 1828 - Championing Freedom

When Britain left the EU, we liberated ourselves from countless thousands of pages of pointless or downright harmful legislation, not least in the field of public health.
For detail: 1828.org.uk
Published May 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: youtube.com

GFN News #7 | Ronald Dworkin on Tobacco Harm Reduction and attitudes towards vaping

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Published May 26, 2022
[Nicotine]

Source: youtube.com

Following the science: using evidence to assess the health risks of nicotine products

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Published May 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Approves a Strong Law to Save Lives and Protect Youth from Tobacco

Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Approves a Strong Law to Save Lives and Protect Youth from Tobacco Statement of Joshua Abrams, Director of Eurasia Programs, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published May 26, 2022
[Tobacco]

Source: thelimbic.com

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