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Doctors: Give Smokers E-Cigs To Help Them Quit
www.heart.co.uk

Although there is a possibility that e-cigarettes could cause some long-term harm, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has said such devices have the potential to make a “major contribution” to preventing premature death and disease among smokers.

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Approval Process for E-cigs Changed by House Committee Vote
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Approval process for e-cigs changed by House committee vote on Tuesday that will exempt all electronic cigarettes and cigars currently on the market from the costly review process required by rules that are being finalized by the Food and Drug …

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CDC Says E-Cigs Help You Quit Smoking
www.thedailybeast.com

While e-cigs have been marketed as a means to quit smoking conventional cigarettes, there’s been a distinct lack of studies supporting this claim. Additionally, critics are concerned that use of e-cigarettes will act as a gateway to actual smoking of …

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FTC to Put E-Cigs Under the Microscope
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WASHINGTON — The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) plans to begin a study of the U.S. sales and marketing of electronic cigarettes. To conduct the study, the agency will issue information requests to e-cigarette marketers and will use the information as …

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Controversial study suggests e-cigs draw young smokers to regular cigarettes
www.dailyegyptian.com

“This is the question people are asking: Are e-cigarettes helpful for people as a gateway out of cigarette smoking, or might they also be a gateway in?” said Brian A. Primack, director of the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Media …

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How Butter-Flavored E-Cigs Are Fueling a Crucial Vaping Controversy
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There is a controversy brewing in the e-cigarette world that centers around the seemingly innocuous topic of buttery flavored e-liquids. While the average person may have never even heard of diacetyl, it’s been on the lips—literally and figuratively …

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CT slaps limits on e-cigs
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It also permits hotels and motels to allow e-cigarette use in up to 25 percent of their guest rooms. Supporters of the restrictions voiced concerns about possible negative health effects from the devices. The state banned sales of vapor products to …

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Chemicals in Some Flavored E-Cigs Exceed Recommended Limits: Study
www.philly.com

WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A new study raises concerns about the levels of chemicals used to flavor some brands of fluids used in electronic cigarettes. Flavorings used in e-cigarette fluids are mostly the same as those used in food …

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Nonsmoking Teens Not Interested in E-Cigs: Study
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PITTSBURGH — Nonsmoking teens show very low interest in using electronic cigarettes, even when presented with a variety of flavors such as raspberry, bubble gum, gummy bear and vanilla bean, according to a study published online in the journal …

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Doctors Want Hollywood to Cancel E-Cigs
www.physiciansnews.com

The Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) prohibited cigarette manufacturers from directly or indirectly targeting youth, which included restrictions on use of cigarettes in cartoons, television and movies. However, the modern electronic cigarette had not …

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Open System Vaporizers Officially Overtake E-Cigs, Top $1 Billion in Sales for …
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MIAMI, FL — (Marketwired) — 09/25/14 — VMR Products, a global leader in the electronic cigarette industry and the makers of V2®, one of the nation’s leading brands of electronic cigarette products, today announced that, for the first-time, open …

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New Research: E-Cigs Safer Alternative to Regular Cigarettes
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The popularity of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) has outpaced available scientific data – especially when it comes to answering two questions: Are they safe? Can they help people quit conventional cigarettes? Now, a new analysis of 81 studies supports …

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