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Tobacco Truth: Perceptions of Snus and Cigarette Risks Among Doctors in Norway

Tobacco Truth: Perceptions of Snus and Cigarette Risks Among Doctors in Norway | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it

Tobacco harm reduction will only succeed when smokers and their physicians are educated about snus and other cigarette alternatives. Although awareness among Norwegian doctors is not optimal, it should be sufficient to reduce cigarette consumption in that country.

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Health Authorities Push Through Taxation Guidelines Behind Closed Doors at Moscow WHO Summit

Health Authorities Push Through Taxation Guidelines Behind Closed Doors at Moscow WHO Summit | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
GENEVA, October 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
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"We don't need ecigs...we've got snus!"

"We don't need ecigs...we've got snus!" | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
This intriguing and equally baffling comment was made by a Swedish MEP outside the European Parliament in Brussels, to a campaigner fighting the proposed e-cigarette regulations in the Tobacco Prod...
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2nd Global Forum on Nicotine - First Alert

2nd Global Forum on Nicotine - First Alert | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
RT @NicotineSP: 2nd Global Forum on Nicotine - Registration Open - http://t.co/qLgkRe1HOh
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Metals In ECigarette Vapour: Do You Need to Worry?

Metals In ECigarette Vapour: Do You Need to Worry? | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Worried about metals found in ecigarette vapour? Professor Riccardo Polosa tells us if we should be concerned about these trace metals & other issues.
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The Bullshit Asymmetry Principle applied

The Bullshit Asymmetry Principle applied | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
There three problems increasingly evident in 'tobacco control' science when it comes to tobacco harm reduction: Contrived and phoney research designed to support pre-existing policy preferences (se...
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Simon Chapman sur Twitter : ".@marykesteffens Etymology: verb (to vape), noun (vaper) from "vapid"?"

Simon Chapman sur Twitter : ".@marykesteffens Etymology: verb (to vape), noun (vaper) from "vapid"?" | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
RT @TobaccoTacticss: What sort of person would favourite this tweet? Meet @william_shadel of @RANDCorporation

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Velvet Glove, Iron Fist: The dark soul of Prof. John Ashton

Velvet Glove, Iron Fist: The dark soul of Prof. John Ashton | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
The dark soul of Prof. John Ashton http://t.co/4dAOhWSCJD via @cjsnowdon
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Memo to public health grandees: vaping, vapers and you

Memo to public health grandees: vaping, vapers and you | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Dear Public Health Grandees (you know who you are) I consider myself a public health advocate and, though I'm not a vaper and have never smoked, I support vaping as a tobacco harm reduction strateg...
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Bill Nelson's bill to childproof liquid nicotine bottles passes first hurdle - Creative Loafing Tampa

Bill Nelson's bill to childproof liquid nicotine bottles passes first hurdle Creative Loafing Tampa Two months ago, Bill Nelson told reporters in Tampa that he would be considering sponsoring legislation that would prohibit the marketing of...
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Opponents of E-Cigarettes "Neo-Puritan" in Refusing Science and Logic - Amy Ridenour's National Center Blog - A Conservative Blog

Despite a being a “boon” to public health that has won the approval of many... (Opponents of E-Cigarettes "Neo-Puritan" in Refusing Science and Logic - Amy Ridenour's ...
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Vapor Pushback? E-cigarette WHO Warnings Blasted - The News Ledge

Vapor Pushback? E-cigarette WHO Warnings Blasted - The News Ledge | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
The e-cigarette industry is waking up to a pretty good Friday. After a month of getting hammered by government reports and policymakers, experts are pushing back (Vapor Pushback?
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WHO report gives misleading view on e-cigarettes

WHO report gives misleading view on e-cigarettes | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
The uptake of e-cigarettes, which use battery-powered cartridges to produce a nicotine-laced vapor, has rocketed in the past two years, but there is fierce debate about their potential risks and benefits.
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The biggest victims of WHO's anti-harm-reduction efforts are in India

The biggest victims of WHO's anti-harm-reduction efforts are in India | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
by Carl V PhillipsTobacco harm reduction supporters and vapers have been (rightly) incensed by the World Health Organization's (aka The Organization WHO Must Not Be Named) recent disinformation abo...
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ASH Is Not The Vaper's Friend

ASH Is Not The Vaper's Friend | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Sigh. Another day; another vacuous e-cig ban is installed by the lazy and ill-informed.
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Suffolk lawmakers propose liquid nicotine ingredient disclosure requirement at ... - News 12 Long Island

Suffolk lawmakers propose liquid nicotine ingredient disclosure requirement at ... - News 12 Long Island | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Suffolk lawmakers propose liquid nicotine ingredient disclosure requirement at ...
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A proposal in the Suffolk County Legislature would require retailers of liquid nicotine to list all of its ingredients for e-cigarette users.
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The Faculty Of Public Health: Political Lobbyists

The Faculty Of Public Health: Political Lobbyists | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Bucking the trend of stifling bureaucracy and snail-like processes endemic in organisations which rely on or support the state, the Faculty of Public Health has moved with admirable speed to solve the problem of their President going batshit crazy...
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timesofmalta.com - General, sporting, and business news for Malta and the surrounding region

timesofmalta.com - General, sporting, and business news for Malta and the surrounding region | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
New witnesses say Dalli enquired about lifting snus ban...Dalli reacts - http://t.co/tN5cmsSpkY http://t.co/jpsv7ndaPr
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Refreshingly direct…

Refreshingly direct… | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
The Lancet has published today a short article entitled "Public Health - The Bigger Picture". Follow the link to read it in full, although I shall be quoting from it extensively here. It's essentia...
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New public health research: lying to people can affect them (as if they didn't already know)

New public health research: lying to people can affect them (as if they didn't already know) | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
by Carl V Phillips A new paper in the normally more-respectable BMC Public Health, by never-respectable ANTZ at the University of California (San Francisco) reports research that mostly showed that...
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A Further Message to Public Health Professionals

A Further Message to Public Health Professionals | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Clive Bates, in his latest blog entry has spelled out in no uncertain terms what really burns our toast. I commend reading it before continuing. I've worked of the front lines in healthcare for the...
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It's different when they do it.

It's different when they do it. | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
If nothing else comes of professor John Ashton's bizarre behavior on Twitter recently, at least we have seen the underlying attitudes of some members of the public health racket exposed unequivocab...
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E-Cigarettes and Maintenance Therapy: A Smart Public Health Approach

E-Cigarettes and Maintenance Therapy: A Smart Public Health Approach | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
E-cigarettes illustrate how harm reduction approaches to drug policy, particularly maintenance or substitution therapies, are at once both filled with promise and deeply misunderstood....
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Leaping From Mouse to Man, Researchers Warn That E-Cigarettes Could Make You Snort Cocaine - Hit & Run : Reason.com

Leaping From Mouse to Man, Researchers Warn That E-Cigarettes Could Make You Snort Cocaine - Hit & Run : Reason.com | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Here is a warning you will never see on a pack of cigarettes: "The Surgeon General Has Determined That Cigarette Smoking May Enhance Your Enjoyment of (RT @jacobsullum: Leaping from mouse to man, researchers warn that #ecigs could make you snort cocaine:...
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Diacetyl in Electronic Cigarettes: What they never told you!

Diacetyl in Electronic Cigarettes: What they never told you! | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Diacetyl was recently found in one eliquid flavour. What does that mean, and do you need to worry? Dr Farsalinos provides the answers!
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Criticism of WHO FCTC COP#6 (for which I’ll either be sued or go straight to hell)

Criticism of WHO FCTC COP#6 (for which I’ll either be sued or go straight to hell) | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
The graphic in this article is contested by the World Health Organization (WHO). It originally appeared in a blog by Clive Bates in two articles he wrote here and here, critical of the Conference o...
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