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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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In the News May 20th

Black Fridays News at a glance: Good Lord! Done but not dusted – The Real Deal; A Fatal Attraction – Last chance to defeat the TPD – Urgent Call to Action: – My story – Smoker to vaper – Ireland transposes the TPD – Are

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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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In the News March 18th

Fridays News at a glance: Vaping bans – asking the wrong question – The Day After Tomorrow – Another TPD Implementation – Introducing your new ECITA – Finnish TPD implementation draft was updated – E-cigarettes are less harmful than smoking – Should we switch from tobacco to e-cigarettes? – E-cig study at the University of East Anglia – A change that seems to be aimed at vaping bans – WA smokers denied the most useful aid to quit – Zeller’s Balancing Act – E-Cigarette Bill Creates Mandated Monopoly – Vaping: Survival of the Indies – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Friday, 18 March 2016

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In the News 5th November

Thursdays News at a glance: Smears or science? The BMJ attack on Public Health England and its e-cigarettes evidence review – Tobacco Control Motto: First, Do Harm – Relapse Prevention – Should we switch from tobacco to e-cigarettes? – American Lung Association and CVS Campaign Downplays the Importance of Smoking in Preventing Lung Cancer – Outrage as vape shops forced to close after health ministry crackdown – Senate Dem demands probe into alleged leak of e-cigarette rules – Are E-Cigarettes Helping to Lower Smoking Rate in US? – E-Cig Stores Struggle To Survive With 67 Percent Tax

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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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