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Vapers Digest 30th November

Thursday’s News at a glance: NNA response to Mayor of London Health Inequalities Strategy Consultation – BMA announces support for e-cigarettes – E-cigarettes: Balancing risks and opportunities – A journal editor is being accused of fast-tracking an e-cig emissions study – $1 Billion Research Agenda – Plain packaging not working – Tobacco Control Attacks Malia Obama – ‘Tobacco Survivor’ Presents to Justice Policy Cmte – CRC Committee Approves E-Cigarette Smoking Ban – Vaping shops set for huge high street growth – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Vapers Digest 10th November

Friday’s News at a glance: Visiting expert encourages Australian smokers to switch to vaping – Take all extreme scientific claims with a pinch of salt – More Vaper Insights – Making a call on passive vaping – Evolution & Growth – Vaping draws fire in war on smoking – E-cigarettes included in Phuket beach smoking ban – Final action expected on e-cigarette ban – New laws for electronic cigarettes – MOH’s adverseness against alternative tobacco products is “religious” in nature – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Vapers Digest 7th August

Monday’s News at a glance:

Flight Ban Upheld – The irony of “not caring” – Vaping has less than 1% the cancer risk of tobacco – New Study Provides Strong Empirical Support  – FDA proposal to reduce nicotine content – Canadian convenience stores – Vapers have much lower cancer risk  – Government’s Ban on ‘Stop Smoking Aid’ Makes No Sense – An 18th century secret product – Most common myths about use of e-cigarettes – Smokers Feel Heat but Not the Burn – Time to embrace the potential of e-cigarettes – Jail considers selling e-cigarettes to inmates – Ban on e-cigarettes will increase smuggling – Nicotine in the News – 7 August – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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In the News March 8th

Tuesdays News at a glance: Partial ban on use in public places wins AMs support – Vaping in Wales – Time To Change Tactics ? Part 2 – Are vapers in denial about tobacco control? – EU finance ministers call for higher taxes on e-cigarettes – Organizations & Politicians LIE About E-cigs – Calls For French Ecig Clampdown – Can Vapers move Public opinion? – Drakeford’s Lies – The Likely Truth Behind That Viral ‘Exploding E-Cigarette’ Video – Formaldehyde Fears – But You’re Still Addicted – Can Nicotine Be Good for You? – Does nicotine confer any positive benefits? – Update: Ecigs.Our right not to smoke Tobacco – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Tuesday, 8 March 2016

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In the News February 22nd

Mondays News at a glance: “Deciding Who Lives And Dies” – Thoughts and Ramblings – Totally Wicked case: Advocate General’s flawed reasoning would protect the cigarette trade – Harm Reduction – Flavour and Tax Problems for US Vapers – What was unethical about snoopers measuring particulates at a vape convention? – New York Court Rules that Vaping Is Not Smoking – To each smoker fits a vaporizer – E-cigarettes for smoking reduction, blood pressure and more – Say ‘No More’: The War On Smoking Is A Failure – ‘Good news’ for vapers – Vaping industry shares Utahns’ goals for reducing youth tobacco use – VapourTrails TV – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest – Monday, 22 February 2016

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In the News 14th September

Mondays News at a glance: Simple Simon squirms – Thoughts from the Dungeon Dimension – And Now We See Through a Glass, Darkly pt 1 & 2 – Supporting smokers to quit – the role of e-cigarettes – Should employees be permitted to use e-cigarettes in the workplace? – Should e-cigarettes be banned in enclosed public spaces? – Health chief wants to BAN smoking in parks – California smoking age raise, e-cigarette regulations stall – National Park Service bans electronic smoking devices in nation’s parks – Vaping Could Save the World, but Toxic Masculinity Is Holding It Back – E-cigarette Smokers Less Exposed to Carbon Monoxide – Commerce Ministry bans e-cigarettes – Nicotine Science and Policy – Daily Digest

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In the News 8th September

Tuesdays News at a glance: Do Something – New study proves there is no second-hand vaping: e-cigarette aerosol contains less volatile compounds than normal exhaled breath – MSPs warned against ‘demonisation’ of e-cigarettes – Portugal adds public vaping ban to new TPD law – Electronic cigarettes: the key to reducing smoking? -Does New JAMA Pediatrics Study Show that E-Cigarettes are a Gateway to Youth Smoking? – Expert reaction to new study on e-cigarette use in US adolescents – Nicotine Science and Policy – Daily Digest

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In the News 20th July

Mondays News at a glance: Hong Kong proposals on e-cigarettes: a commentary – Vaping and responsibility – Advocacy or Reviews? – Propanediol – Some peoples lies and stupidity – The Smoker’s Mentality: Why We Need E-Cigarettes – California State Senator is Fooling the Public About Hazards of Smoking – New ‘tobacco’ control bill is ill-conceived – Senior councillor calls for Bradford to back e-cigarettes as alternative to smoking – Nicotine Science and Policy – Daily Digest

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In the News 25th June

Thursdays News at a glance: An exquisite joy – BMJ journalistic item on e-cigarettes 25th June 2015 – Why e-cigarettes are dividing the public health community – An open letter to Baroness Finlay of the BMA: Update – Stanton Glantz Produces A Study Which Proves Himself Wrong – 10 Ways The Anti-Vaping Lobby Twists What Vapers Say – New Study Finds that Problem of E-Cigarette Use Among Nonsmoking Adults is Non-Existent – Examining the Explanatory Memorandum for the Public Health (Wales) Bill. – Nicotine Science and Policy – Daily Digest

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‘Vaping leads to smoking’ claim is stubbed out

‘Vaping leads to smoking’ claim is stubbed out Originally published by Siobhán Maguire Published: 26 April 2015 http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/ireland/News/article1548987.ece?CMP=OTH-gnws-standard-2015_04_25 THE Irish Cancer Society has been criticised by a British cancer researcher and an economist for claiming that ecigarettes are being used

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