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Australia: Experts Criticize Government’s Strategy to Curb Smoking 

The Australian federal government is planning to spend $20 million on an initiative to cut smoking rates to under 10% by 2025. Health Minister...

Australian Report Explores a Regulatory Framework for Vaping

Earlier this week, the McKell Institute,  an independent, non-profit, public policy institute dedicated to developing practical policy ideas, published a report titled 'Legalising Vaping...

Doctors Have An Ethical Obligation to Suggest E-Cigs to Smokers

The study was carried out by UNSW Conjoint Associate Professor Colin Mendelsohn, a renowned harm reduction advocate, who has been at the forefront of...

New vaping regulation proposed in NSW Australia

The law in NSW (New South Wales) already restricts vaping in cars with children 16 and under. The additional proposed change would standardize e-cigarette...

Pro-vaping crowds in Victoria Australia protesting new vaping laws

In the ongoing debate about vaping, many health experts, organizations and health centers such as Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center in the US, and...

Are Malaysian vapers facing the same fate as their Australian neighbours?

If the Malaysian government had to regulate and classify vaping products as pharmaceutical products, would Malaysia end up facing the same challenges as Australia?...

Australia: Regulating Ecigs, yes, but under which regime?

In an editorial note of the Medical Journal of Australia, the authors Martin McKnee, Mike Daube and Simon Chapman advocate Australia should regulate nicotine e-cigarettes as medicines. Their...
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