Tobacco manufacturers' share prices slump second day after FDA news - Winston-Salem Journal

The share price for British American Tobacco tumbled Monday after the FDA announced changes to tobacco product regulations on Friday. The Associated Press. Tobacco manufacturers' share prices experienced another, though smaller, decline Monday as ...

Just In the Nic-O'-Tine: E-Cigarettes Get a Reprieve - Cato Institute (blog)

Here's some genuine good news for both individual liberty and harm reduction: the Food and Drug Administration has granted a four-year reprieve to e-cigarettes (“vaping”). In particular, it is extending from November 2018 to August 2022 the requirement ...

Altria: iQOS might also get banned - Seeking Alpha

Because iQOS is not combustible, many people figured that this is a non-event for Altria and everything should be back to normal soon. The iQOS narrative centers on being less toxic than combustible cigarettes. The FDA press release signals a ...

FDA Proposes Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes - Doctors Lounge

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to begin a public dialogue about reducing nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes to non-addictive levels through achievable product standards, agency officials said Friday. Goal is to combat smoking by ...

FDA Wants Cigarette Nicotine to Drop to Non-Addictive Levels - Men's Health

Tobacco use contributes to 18 percent of all deaths in men worldwide, a study in the Archives of Public Health found. So any way to cut the number of men lighting up can pay dividends in improving health and helping men from checking out way before ...