Vaping: It’s all about pleasure

By researcher Paul Bergen of tobaccoharmreduction.org What anti-smokers never seem to quite understand is that smoking is a pleasure.  It is not, as some have characterized it, a disease.  And any solutions or alternatives to smoking that are based on the ludicrous idea that people don’t actually enjoy it are bound to have dismal success […]

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EU Consultation on Smokeless Tobacco

Well, shall we? The EU is asking for opinions on whether we should kill smokers. Or they might as well be doing. In the latest law to be considered by the body, the European Union are considering banning all smokeless tobacco throughout Europe. That’s despite the fact that smokeless tobacco is a safer alternative to […]

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Bill Godshall`s Tobacco Harm Reduction Update

Tobacco smoke pollution Atlantic City casino settles secondhand smoke lung cancer lawsuit with former employee for $4.5 million (page since removed) Electronic Cigarettes E-Cigarettes Win Court Ruling (New York Times) Appeals court: FDA can regulate electronic cigarettes as tobacco products, not drug devices (ABC News) FDA cannot block e-cigarette imports: U.S. Court (Yahoo News: Link […]

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Smokeless Tobacco

Outlawing the healthy alternative… No, not the electronic cigarette, although we believe that is highly likely that the e-cigarette will be banned in time, but smokeless tobacco. It is not a new story, but one highly relevant today. Smokeless tobacco was outlawed in the UK and the rest of Europe apart from Sweden, which has […]

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