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Consumer group urges local lung specialists to take cue from British Medical Association support on e-cigarettes

Consumer group urges local lung specialists to take cue from British Medical Association support on e-cigarettes

  The Philippine College of Chest Physicians (PCCP) should consider following the lead of the British Medical Association (BMA), which recently reversed its negative position on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or ...

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Appropriate E-cigarettes Regulation Will Help Save Lives

Appropriate E-cigarettes Regulation Will Help Save Lives

Tobacco harm reduction advocates in the country, which include The Vapers Philippines and the Philippine E-Cigarette Industry Association (PECIA), face an uphill battle. Although we have always strived to elevate the ...

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CSC Chair Bala in hot waters for proposing ban on e-cigs

CSC Chair Bala in hot waters for proposing ban on e-cigs

  Two major e-cigarette consumer groups are taking Civil Service Commission Chairman Alicia Dela Rosa-Bala to task for allegedly trying to hijack the Philippine panel position to an international tobacco ...

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Vaping May Lead Teens to Tobacco: Study

Vaping May Lead Teens to Tobacco: Study

  Paris, France – E-cigarettes, marketed as an aide for stopping smoking, may instead nudge teens towards tobacco, claimed the latest study Tuesday in a flood of research on the controversial ...

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Youths Who Try E-Cigarettes Triple Since 2011: Study

Youths Who Try E-Cigarettes Triple Since 2011: Study

  WASHINGTON, August 25, 2014 (AFP) – The number of US youths who have tried e-cigarettes tripled from 2011 to 2013, raising concerns about the potential for a new generation ...

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