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F.D.A. Plans to Seek a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes

4 days ago   |   By NY Times

The move is part of an aggressive campaign against many products containing nicotine, including flavored e-cigarettes. Menthol has long been a concern among African-Americans because of its addictive qualities.
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FDA plans to restrict sale of flavored e-cigarettes: Here's what you need to know

4 days ago   |   By ABC News

The agency is aiming to limit the sale of nicotine products to minors.
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Listen: Teen vaping sparks FDA crackdown

4 days ago   |   By News Medical

Federal regulators want to ban the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes at retail locations like gas stations and convenience stores.
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Now US regulators vow to ban menthol cigarettes

Now US regulators vow to ban menthol cigarettes

4 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Officials at the FDA told the Wall Street Journal that menthol cigarettes are known for being harder to quit, likely because the flavor soothes the throat while injecting a hit of addictive nicotine.
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FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes

FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes

4 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

The new policy will apply to flavored cartridge-style vaping products like Juul that have become popular among youths, not the open tank-style systems sold in vape shops and mostly used by adults.
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