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Over 10,000 more Americans get to ring in 2015 thanks to e-cigarettes

Over 10,000 more Americans get to ring in 2015 thanks to e-cigarettes | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
by Carl V Phillips This blog closed last year with a countdown of the worst liars of the year. This year, I decided to go for a more positive note. We know that every time a smoker switches to e-ci...
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E-Cigarettes Help Tobacco Smokers Quit - Public Health Groups Should Get Out ... - Amy Ridenour's National Center Blog (blog)

E-Cigarettes Help Tobacco Smokers Quit - Public Health Groups Should Get Out ... - Amy Ridenour's National Center Blog (blog) | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
An editorial in the January 15 Detroit News by our own Jeff Stier asks the question: Will Michigan...
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E-cigarettes come under fire from state health experts

E-cigarettes come under fire from state health experts | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
California health officials on Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a public health threat in an effort to combat the growing popularity of the devices, which health experts say offer a gateway into smoking, particularly among youths.
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Charlie's House executives want regulations for liquid nicotine used in e ... - KSHB

Charlie's House executives want regulations for liquid nicotine used in e ... - KSHB | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Charlie's House, a Kansas City organization advocating for child safety issues, is calling for legislation to regulate liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes. 
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Lawmakers divided on e-cigarette indoor smoking ban

Lawmakers divided on e-cigarette indoor smoking ban | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
State lawmakers are set to begin debating whether Wisconsin’s smoking ban should be extended to e-cigarettes and vaporizers, prohibiting their use in indoor public spaces like restaurants and bars.
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Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can kill children - AAP News (subscription)

Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can kill children - AAP News (subscription) | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can kill children
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A 1-year-old child died from liquid nicotine poisoning in December — the first such death in the United States.
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Claiming E-Cigarettes Kill, California Legislator Pushes Vaping Ban - Hit & Run : Reason.com

Claiming E-Cigarettes Kill, California Legislator Pushes Vaping Ban - Hit & Run : Reason.com | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Mark Leno's bill would prohibit vaping everywhere smoking is prohibited.
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'Science with Dr. Ah': Vaping versus smoking tobacco cigarettes - Morning Star

'Science with Dr. Ah': Vaping versus smoking tobacco cigarettes - Morning Star | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Morning Star Publishing is your source for all breaking news, local news, sports, entertainment and more from St. Johns to St. Ignace and Traverse City to Bay City. View weather updates, watch videos and photos.
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Experts at odds over value of e-cigarettes in kicking habit - Independent.ie

Experts at odds over value of e-cigarettes in kicking habit - Independent.ie | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
THOUSANDS of smokers looking to kick their habit in 2015 will turn to electronic cigarettes (EC) this year, but research and interest groups are at odds as to their success rates and th
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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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Flavor manufacturers warn companies that breathing heated flavors can be dangerous; relevant to e-cigs | Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education

Flavor manufacturers warn companies that breathing heated flavors can be dangerous; relevant to e-cigs | Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
RT @LeeAnnaLawless: @FarsalinosK Seems @ProfGlantz gives little info in his blog on #ecig flavours http://t.co/lQxl8XTO7j. This is catch-al…
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Surgeon General: 'Desperate Need of Clarity' on E-Cigarettes

Surgeon General: 'Desperate Need of Clarity' on E-Cigarettes | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
(RICHMOND, Va.) — Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general…
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California officials call e-cigarettes a health threat

California officials call e-cigarettes a health threat | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
State health officials worry young people will become addicted if the devices remain unregulated
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Safe alternative? Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can be lethal, experts warn - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Safe alternative? Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can be lethal, experts warn - WatertownDailyTimes.com | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
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Safe alternative? Liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes can be lethal, experts warn
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Little do you know he might be suffering from liquid nicotine poisoning.
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Political Heat: Kleefisch opposes e-cig ban, but is he right to do so?

Political Heat: Kleefisch opposes e-cig ban, but is he right to do so? | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
@BadgerHerald Statewide smoking ban should include e-cigarettes http://t.co/3XsiByQ6PH
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BART closer to banning e-cigarettes

BART closer to banning e-cigarettes | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
BART is set to ban the use of electronic cigarettes on its trains and at stations. The Oakland Tribune reported Tuesday that the BART board...
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Rapid rise of vaping dents GlaxoSmithKline's sales of nicotine patches and gum - The Guardian

Rapid rise of vaping dents GlaxoSmithKline's sales of nicotine patches and gum - The Guardian | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
Chief executive said company explored idea of competing by making their own e-cigarettes before deciding not to
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E-Cigarette Smoking Ban Proposed - FOX40

E-Cigarette Smoking Ban Proposed - FOX40 | Tobacco Harm Reduction | Scoop.it
SACRAMENTO- San Francisco State Senator Mark Leno has introduced a bill that would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in places where traditional cigarettes are also banned. The bill is puzzling ...
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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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