Month: October 2021

Friday’s News at a glance:- E-cigarettes could be available on NHS to tackle smoking rates – 100 experts speak up in favour of harm reduction – UK National Health Service Will Pay for Prescription Vapes – Tobacco Industry, my Love – GSTHR ‘Fighting the Last War’ – Excoriation of the WHO and Tobacco Control – If Less Vaping Means More Smoking – Global Pressure Mounts on WHO – NNA Welcomes Specialist Intervention – Geekbar Announces Factory Closures – Relapse Study Criticised – E-Cigarette Opponents Torture PATH – Why Did Cigarette Sales Rise in 2020 – First Vape Company Full Stay Is Issued – The Youth Vaping “Epidemic” Has Ended – Anti-Vaping Scare Tactics and Cigarette Sales – Fifth Circuit Rebukes FDA for Regulatory “Switcheroo” – Harm Reduction and bias – Government To Tax Vape Liquids – Is plain packaging of snus working in Norway? – Harm reduction gains traction – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Wednesday’s News at a glance: Pragmatic paradigm needed in tackling tobacco harm ~ Is the vision of a non-combustible tobacco industry within reach? ~ ‘Tall tales and toxic tweets about e-cigarettes are stopping smokers quitting’ ~ Disingenuous Youth Survey ~ …

Vapers Digest 27 October Read More »

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Monday’s News at a glance:- COPWATCH: a Consumer Guide to FCTC COP – Electronic cigarettes are the single most effective quitting aid – During the EVALI lung crisis, my state banned all vapes – FDA Puts A Second Vape Company Back Under Review – 100 Expert Voices – Expert Response to the 100’s Letter – World Health Organization Shamed Further by 100 Experts – Britain should not listen to the WHO on vaping – Global pressure mounts ahead of COP9 – Is The WHO Wrong – Some breathing space for the vaping industry – On e-cigarettes, follow the science – FDA: E-cigarettes proven harm reduced product – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Friday’s News at a glance:- Up In Smoke: How Vape Bans Increase Tobacco Use – USPS Vape Mail Ban Is Now in Effect – Backlash Against the FDA Grows – Experts Demand EVALI Rename – BAT Delivers “Critical Year” Keynote – ATS Beats A Broken Drum – Thai Vape Support Goes Global – Parliamentary Activity – Vaping: one policy the Kiwis have got right – Altria Will End U.S. IQOS Sales November 29th – Hong Kong Prohibits Sales of Vaping Products – New Study Muddies the Vaping Debate – The WHO fails again – on smoking – Tobacco Control Policies Are Misguided – New Alarm Over Youth Vaping in Canada – National and international health nannies – Evidence on effectiveness of e-cigs is incontrovertible – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Wednesday’s News at a glance: Global broadcast counters secretive WHO conference ~ ETHRA and partners write to the delegations of the European Parties to FCTC COP9 ~ World Health Organisation slammed in open letter for ‘anti-vape’ stance contributing to ‘millions’ …

Vapers Digest 20th October Read More »

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Monday’s News at a glance:- Expert statements on WHO and tobacco harm reduction – One hundred specialists call for WHO to change its hostile stance – Removing Barriers from Vaping: Tips for People with Disabilities – At Least 28 Vape Companies Have Challenged MDOs in Court – The FDA’s Confusing Rulings – Mackem Manager’s THR Madness – This Newsletter Is Not “FDA Approved” – A global look at vaping regulations – US sketches out tough regime for e-cigarettes – FDA’s Negligence Led to Youth E-Cigarette Use – Survey finds students are using vaping as quit smoking aid – Kenya must step up bid to help smokers – Scientists push for THR policies – Illegal Vape Products Seized in New Waterford – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Friday’s News at a glance:- UK E-Cigarette Summit – Nicotine regulation in Europe: – The Disposable Vapes Debate – Michigan Drops Its Vape Flavor Ban – Blind Lawmakers in Costa Rica – All Change For Thailand? – Stoptober NHS Advice – Tories Told About THR – Miss Information – Biden Could Pick Vaping Foe Robert Califf as FDA Chief – Heated Denver Council Hearing – FDA and Triton Argue in Court Filings – Chaos & Disorder – FDA’s First-Ever Vaping Product Authorization – FDA Approves an E-Cigarette for the First Time – Just Tell Me If Vape Lung Was Fake – WVA Calls On New Zealand – Vaping harm perceptions and an SSA fellowship – Experts Challenge WHO Position on Safer Nicotine – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Wednesday’s News at a glance: Thai Minister’s Support For Vaping ‘goes Global’ ~ The Digital Economy Minister Crusading To Legalize Vaping In Thailand ~ FDA Permits Marketing of E-Cigarette Products, Marking First Authorization of Its Kind by the Agency ~ …

Vapers Digest 13th October Read More »

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Monday’s News at a glance:- Australia’s Black Friday – Medical Journal of Australia censors debate on vaping harms – The battle over the government’s tough new vaping ban – FDA Backs Down, Rescinds Turning Point Brands’ MDOs – Turning Point Brands’ PMTAs Are Back Under FDA Review – Four reasons to reject a federal tobacco tax increase – Boris urged to use Brexit freedoms to end e-cigarette ban fears – Federal Health Agencies Don’t Need More Funding – Banning e-cigarettes would cost lives, not save them – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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Friday’s News at a glance:- Smoke and Mirrors: Orwellian Echoes of 1984 – CDC Releases 2020 Adult Smoking & Vaping Data – Respecting the Agency of Smokers: – Calling on doctors to support the opportunity of vaping for the fight against cancer – FDA Warns 20 Vape Companies – Cabinet Minister Wants to Reverse Thailand’s Vaping Ban – Huge Pinoy Support For Vaping – New Misinformation Research Released – The EU’s Tobacco Tax Directive – USA Youth Vaping Falls Again – Proposed Michigan Flavor Restrictions – New California Vape Taxes – Federal Health Agencies Confused About Statistics – Bloomberg’s Anti-Vaping Policies are Exploitative and Wrong – Survey Proves Indian Vaping Ban A Total Failure – Public Health Ignores Declining Youth Vaping Rates – Nicotine Science and Policy Daily Digest

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