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In the News May 25th

Wednesdays News at a glance: Great Progress In Parliament – It’s the kidz, innit – Are EU Kidding Me? – Vaping Supported on the BBC – Introducing the Tobacco Control Comedy Show – Diacetyl now officially banned in eliquids in the UK – E-cigarette use rose rapidly in UK – More people try e-cigarettes – Dr Michael Mosley – Still not hooked! – What matters is how many people vape on a regular basis – Saying e-cigarettes are “95% less harmful” – More than half of EU citizens questioned now think e-cigarettes are harmful – Regulation of Pleasure – E-cigarettes no longer considered medicinal products in Sweden – Possible changes to e-cigarette regulations in Victoria – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Wednesday, 25 May 2016

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In the News May 24th

Tuesdays News at a glance: Are they nuts? The dysfunction and decadence of tobacco control in one chart – The Extraordinary Extent Of ASH Lobbying – #LordsVapeVote – Last Call For The #IEAVapeDebate – Tilting Horizon – The Netherlands: Notification fees and derogation – Why Anecdotal Evidence Proves that Electronic Cigarettes ARE Helpful for Smoking Cessation – Adult Smoking Rate in US Is Falling Fast – Obsolete tobacco control themes -Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Tuesday, 24 May 2016

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In the News May 23rd

Mondays News at a glance: The most important week for vaping yet – Who or what is the World Health Organisation at war with? – FDA Ecig Ruling Legal Challenge – Test your knowledge – Update – #LordsVapeVote – The new Vaping etiquette – France: Vaping products are now regulated – The NNA Responds to the Victorian Tobacco Amendment Bill – Feynman vs. Public Health (Rodu vs. Glantz) – Child Vapers – Surgeon general’s warning: E-cigarettes make leftists crazy – FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Monday, 23 May 2016

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#LordsVapeVote – May 22nd

Another quick round up covering todays latest news: To vape or not to vape: are E-cigarettes a miracle or a menace? – #LordsVapeVote Writing Campaign – Vapers in Power – Tell them. Tell the Lords. – Knowledge and Perceptions about Nicotine – Is Vaping Evil or a Health Miracle? – On speaking a foreign language – E-cigarettes curb removed from Welsh health bill – First minister dismisses e-cigs ban – E-Cigarettes Could Be Taxed

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Smoke and mirrors: the truth about vaping

Horizon: E-Cigarettes: Miracle or Menace?

BBC Two – 9.30pm on Sunday 22nd May 2016

When the editor of the BBC science series Horizon asked me if I fancied making a programme about e-cigarettes that would involve “vaping” (inhaling nicotine-laden vapour) for a month my initial reaction was: “Hell, no.”

Then I thought about it a bit. I was worried that if I took it up I might get addicted (I’d never smoked), but I was also curious. What would it be like? What effect would it have on me?

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E-Cigarettes – Miracle or Menace? Horizon BBC2 22nd May 2016 – Thanks as always to @dnglos for the YouTubage E-Cig Summit 2014 “The E-Cigarette Summit 2014 took place on November 13th 2014 at London’s Royal Society. We present here most

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