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FINES ON THE CARDS AS AUSTRALIA TIGHTENS VAPING PRODUCT STANDARDS
Businesses will face fines of up to $11 million from later this year if they supply nicotine vaping products that fall foul of a strict new set of safety guidelines from the medicines regulator.
FULLY AWARE: HEALTH CANADA PUSHES PEOPLE BACK TO SMOKING
The Canadian government appears hellbent on destroying the health and wellbeing of over one million citizens in a misguided, ill-conceived effort to eradicate nicotine use in the country.
ARRESTED FOR VAPING? POLICE TREATMENT OF TEENS RAISES QUESTIONS
Officers for the Ocean City Police Department in Maryland harassed a group of teens visiting the shore from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
VAPING DEBATE ‘HEATING UP’ ONCE AGAIN
Juul’s products are just a few among millions that are now in regulatory limbo with the US Food and Drug Administration.
ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE CESSATION IN YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS: A CASE SERIES
Electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) usage use has increased exponentially, especially in youth and young adults.
NEW TECHNIQUE REDUCES NICOTINE LEVELS, HARMFUL COMPOUNDS SIMULTANEOUSLY IN TOBACCO
Researchers have developed a new technique that can alter plant metabolism. Tested in tobacco plants, the technique showed that it could reduce harmful chemical compounds, including some that are carcinogenic.
STORY OF THE WEEK
LSD AND NICOTINE COULD BE MORE IMPORTANT TO HEALTHCARE THAN WE THINK
Consumers, the medical community and regulators are beginning to re-examine taboo substances through the fresh light of evidence and experience.