Wednesday, September 29, 2021
  • Millions of vapers & THR advocates ready to derail bureaucratic gravy train

    It’s that time of year again, when the scramble for easy money reaches a fever pitch for a select group of secretive, utterly compromised Tobacco Control ‘Experts’.  Over one billion dollars has already found its way into the deep pockets of a handful of tainted bureaucrats, corrupt scientists, blind-sided academics and blinkered NGOs, and there’s…

  • Leading advocacy groups unite to humanize tobacco harm reduction movement

    With the goal of creating the world’s largest collection of successful vape stories, two leading consumer advocacy groups have launched the RightToVape.org site. Already boasting nearly 14,000 testimonials, the site demonstrates growing anger from across the globe that evidence is being ignored and many people’s right to choose safer alternatives is being denied. The www.righttovape.org…

  • WHO’s attempts to link vaping to COVID, discredited

    The World Health Organization’s attempts to link vaping with COVID-19 have been completely discredited by a significant study out of the United States, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group. Research by the Mayo Clinic published in the Journal of Primary Care & Community Health, titled ‘Electronic Cigarette Use Is Not Associated with…

  • ‘Historic’ bill to regulate vaping in Philippines heads to Senate

    A bill that regulates the manufacture, use, sale, distribution, and promotion of vaping, as well as heated tobacco products (HTPs) has passed its third and final reading in the Philippines’ House of Representatives. It will now go to the Senate. According to consumer advocates, barring any undue outside influence, there the bill will be approved into law. Known…

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#right2switch #righttovape #livelifesmokefreewww.facebook.com/1773337092937595/posts/3020496768221615/?sfnsn=mo"The agency refuses to green-light even a single application, putting the vaping industry in legal limbo. It should follow the science, as other countries are doing.Real world experience and studies have demonstrated that nicotine vaping is 95% safer than traditional cigarettes. It’s by far the most effective way to stop smoking—better than nicotine patches, gums and other antismoking aids. That’s why British health authorities strongly recommend vaping to reduce cigarette smoking. In fact, the country’s national health service hosts vaping shops in its hospitals. And France doesn’t tax e-cigarettes, in sharp contrast to the levies it imposes on traditional tobacco products.Contrary to myth, vaping isn’t a gateway to teenage smoking, which has actually been declining."Steve Forbes#Video: www.forbes.com/sites/steveforbes/2021/09/24/vaping-vs-tobacco-smoking-what-the-fda-is-getting-wro... ... See MoreSee Less

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- September 24, 2021

@nachtnoir: "We must break out of the echo chamber." @HeneageM from Factasia and @caphra putting it in easy to understand words. "#Vaping Saves Lives" the only way to get regulators and prohibitionists attention is to get #louder and organized. @FDATobacco @WHO should be afraid of us. https://t.co/UEbmmPEC2V
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- September 22, 2021

Experts: Tobacco Harm Reduction is Key to Reduce Asia’s Smoke-Related Deaths #LiveLifeSmokeFree #Right2Switch #RightToVape https://t.co/7x9irN73vB via @vaping_post
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- September 19, 2021

It’s Time to Re-Think Anti-Vape Policies: Top Tobacco Researchers #right2switch #righttovape https://t.co/yDb2ynLqjx
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- September 14, 2021

The FDA’s Inexplicable Crusade Against Tobacco Smoking Harm Reduction Continues #right2switch #righttovape #livelifesmokefree https://t.co/XHhivPCDaE via @CatoInstitute
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- September 13, 2021

US: Vaping association president: New laws regulating e-cigarettes are "entirely appropriate" #righttovape #right2switch https://t.co/dvl9Nv3Mi9 via @NewsAdVantage
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