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An appeal to base vaping policies on health prevention

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“IDHDP is a global network of medical doctors that supports drug policies based on the health of individuals and society.” The organization encourages medical...

EU: Creation of an international Scientific Committee in support of electronic...

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The Lega Italiana Anti-Fumo (LIAF) where the Prof Riccardo Polosa is Chief Scientific Advisor, announced today the creation of an international Scientific Committee in support of...

Vaping in public places: Public Health England’s guidance

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A 15 page document entitled "Use of e-cigarettes in public places and workplaces" has been issued by the PHE on Wednesday July 6, to...

France: SOVAPE, supporting vaping as an alternative to smoking

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To sustain the undeniable success of the Sommet de la vape (vaping Summit, inspired by the London e-cig Summits), Jacques LE HOUEZEC (initiator of...

Australia: Senate Committee recommends ecigs on prescription only

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On 25 June 2015, the Australian Senate referred to the Senate Economics References Committee composed of 7 Senators an inquiry into economic and social impact...

FDA’s deeming regulations: Public health in jeopardy

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Smoking kills a bit less than half a million Americans each year, equivalent to the total amount US GIs dead during WWII, a truth that cannot be ignored by...

UK Royal College of Physicians: Tobacco harm reduction report

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Half of all lifelong smokers die prematurely, losing an average of about 3 months of life expectancy for every year smoked after the age...

France: The e- cigarette recognized by the High Council of Public...

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The HCSP recognizes that the e-cigarette can help smokers to quit smoking but fears the renormalization of smoking and a gateway effect to tobacco The French High...

New Zealand: Tax increase seen as a “backbone”measure for tobacco control

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The Aotearoan Parliament consulted tobacco control specialists, on February 10, 2016,  among which Pr Murray Laugesen (Health New Zealand Ltd), Zoe Hawke (National Maori Tobacco Control...

French vapers loose their temper -The story of a book

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At a time when European governments are in the run to adapt their legislation to implement the forthcoming EU regulations in the domain of tobacco...