Tobacco News- April 10, 2014

2015 CDC Tips Campaign Recruitment

“The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Office on Smoking and Health is recruiting additional candidates to be considered for an upcoming national education campaign, Tips From Former Smokers (Tips).” More…

E-Cig Rule Coming ‘Very Soon,’ U.S. FDA Chief Says

“The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is ‘pushing very hard’ to release a proposed rule that would establish its authority over e-cigarettes, the head of the agency said on Thursday amid concerns the products pose a risk to children.” More…

Central Wisconsin Reacts to E-Cigarettes in High School

” More school districts throughout the state are starting to ban e-cigarettes on high school campuses.” More…

Poison Control Centers Receiving More Calls for Nicotine Poisoning From E-Cigarettes

“Poison control centers are reporting an increase in the number of calls they are receiving for nicotine poisoning from e-cigarettes.” More…