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CoP7: Again an unfair assessment of Ecigs in a harm-reduction context

No good basis on ENDS/ENNDS to ensure success New Delhi's CoP7 to the WHO FCTC is over and leaves a bitter taste to vapers who will...

COP 7 urges tighter regulations and MasterCard cracks down on vape...

WHO COP 7 “invites” governments to ban vaping The World Health Organisation’s COP 7 conference, which met last week in New Delhi, has maintained its...

Dancing at the Top

“MOSCOW — Russia’s economy minister was detained overnight on charges of soliciting a $2 million bribe about a huge oil deal, the country’s Investigative...

Bad news from WHO and California, as UK survey shows ignorance...

WHO push for global e-cig ban narrowly defeated at COP 7 In a shock move, a group of countries attending the World Health Organisation’s COP...

WHO FCTC’s CoP7 in New Delhi, India: A review across social...

The Director-General of WHO, Dr Margaret Chan, opened the conference on Monday, stressing the growing success of the Convention, and stating that, “In a...

Indian Scientists ask lawmakers for a stop smoking policy

The two scientists, R.N. Sharan of the Department of Biochemistry, North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU), and M. Siddiqi, Chairman of Cancer Foundation of India wrote...

WHO advises UK to ban vaping in public spaces

After Public Health England had released a scientific report which found vaping to be at least 95% safer than smoking, the United Kingdom has been...

E-cig regulations in Luxembourg post TDP

In Luxembourg, a country which is part of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), according to the latest Eurobarometer...

Interesting times, as vaping opponents face fire from every direction

Fear of putting on weight deters many smokers from quitting, but a new paper from New Zealand suggests that electronic cigarettes could be the...

INNCO supports the UKCTAS’s commentary on the WHO e-cig policy report

The report mentioned above will serve as a framework for the discussions that are to take place at the long awaited FCTC happening between...
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