As the federal government considers regulation for e-cigarettes, a debate wages

in the press

vaping debate

state-side

Public health experts say they are just beginning to untangle basic questions about electronic cigarettes. “The simplistic answer is they have the potential to do harm, they have the potential to do good.” That’s the quick appraisal from Mitch Zeller, director of the Center for Tobacco Products at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The new nicotine-delivery devices have been cast as a great hope for smokers who want to quit. Critics worry e-cigarettes will get a new generation of Americans hooked on nicotine. A year ago, the FDA announced a proposal to regulate e-cigarettes, if that happens, Zeller’s the man who will be in charge. He wants Americans to have an open mind. Read full article

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Taunya English. (02 April 2015) As the federal government considers regulation for e-cigarettes, a debate wages [editorial]. Retrieved from http://tinyurl.com/kygwacj

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