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Jillian Berman

E-Cigarette Rules Are Essentially A Huge Win For Big Tobacco

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business

The FDA announced Thursday that it would regulate e-cigarettes for the first time. No one seems particularly impressed by the new effort. Publi...

FDA To Propose First E-Cigarette Regulations

AP | MICHAEL FELBERBAUM | Posted 06.23.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown. Most everyone agrees a ban on selling them to ...

BUZZ KILL: FDA To Investigate Inhalable Caffeine

AP | RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 04.20.2012 | Technology

BOSTON — U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials plan to investigate whether inhalable caffeine sold in lipstick-sized canisters is safe for...

Judge Rules Against Big Tobacco In Lawsuit

AP | Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A federal judge has rejected the tobacco industry's latest effort to end a case in which the companies were found to have concealed the ...

Cigarette Tax Goes Up, But Will Smokers Quit?

Elliot Wineburg MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elliot Wineburg MD

If the FDA spent more time and money on effective, medical techniques for smoking cessation, it would benefit the smoker and there would more money for quality health care across the board.

FDA Regulation Provides Another Smokescreen for Marlboro Man

Howard Wolinsky and Alan Blum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Wolinsky and Alan Blum

The new FDA legislation would serve as a Marlboro Preservation Act. The tobacco industry will be footing the bill for the alleged regulation of its own products. The foxes will be guarding the henhouse.