Vaping In The News – April 30th – May 6th, 2017
Coordination with the FDA: Hartland, Wisconsin ~ Please Keep Smoking Award ~ Smoke Some More ~ Views & News On Cole Bishop ~ There’s A List ~ Coverup, Judicial Watch ~ Senator Johnson ~
Truth Initiative ~ Health aspects of e-cigarettes ~ Fergus Mason ~ Nicotine
Imagine for a moment that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has overstepped their authority in “deeming” anything to do with e-cigarettes.
Coordination with the FDA: Hartland, Wisconsin Holds Public Hearings
Please Keep Smoking Award
State Rep. Mary Jo Daley, (D-PA) is the recipient of this week’s “Please Keep Smoking” award. Seems the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network likes to give out “awards” to keep people smoking.
Here’s her shameless self-promotion piece:
Daley earns ‘Distinguished Advocacy Award’ from American Cancer Society
FDA: Please Keep Smoking More
The FDA likes smoking so much, they have an initiative to figure out how to keep people smoking under an “initiative” to pretend to get them to smoke “less”.
I thought the FDA’s purpose was to regulate, not initiate.
I covered “lower nicotine” and 22nd Century here in March of last year…
“The company’s cigarettes are part of an estimated $20 million FDA initiative to determine “the best method to quit smoking“
there’s more, as I predicted.
22nd Century gets FDA authorization for low tar-to-nicotine cigarette clinical trial
Views & News On Cole Bishop
Cole Bishop just failed. What now?
Cole-Bishop budget rider fails. Here’s what we need to do!
Tony Ottomanelli II
Cole-Bishop HR 1136 Update: Must-Know Need to Know Info
There’s a list:
Open Secrets has this article highlighting the “Top recipients of contributions from the tobacco industry, 2016 cycle”
Big tobacco in 2017: Full steam ahead
My pal DrMA asked them this question:
Covering up the obvious isn’t enough.
The FDA is batting 1,000 with non-answers – as if they were above the law.
With Former FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg under R.I.C.O. charges, Senator Ron Johnson being ignored last year asking the FDA repeatedly to produce documentation, and Hartland asking questions above, Judicial Watch has asked, through the Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) for – well – information.
Judicial Watch Sues over Records on Obama E-Cig Regs
Here’s their video on the matter.
Senator Ron Johnson
Johnson Applauds Trump Administration for Delaying Harmful E-Cigarette Rule
Truth Initiative Whines & Brags
Skip is certain.
Here’s the whining & bragging:
What 2017’s first Congressional appropriations deal means for tobacco control
This SURVEY is still going:
The Tobacco Harm Reduction Association of Canada (THRA) is conducting this survey for anyone – ANYONE to take. Smokers, non-smokers, vapers.
The importance of your voice is NEEDED.
Please take the survey HERE.
Health aspects of e-cigarettes
Need a document for your physician?
Here is that link:
Health aspects of e-cigarettes – Short information for Physicians
The Fergus Mason:
FDA e-cig ban under fire from all sides as safety evidence mounts
Via Jim McDonald
Remember, folks, “nicotine” is now tobacco.
People are usually interested in how long nicotine remains in the system because their employer wants to test for nicotine, either as a condition of employment, or more commonly to determine the cost of health insurance.
How long does nicotine stay in your system?
NEWS from my friends across the pond: Vapers.org.uk.
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