Sunday, April 11, 2021
  • Consumers to tackle tobacco harm reduction amid pandemic in V4V webinar

    Consumers and advocates of safer nicotine products in the Asia-Pacific region will tackle the need for effective public health policy to address the smoking epidemic using the same science and principle to contain Covid-19 in an online seminar to be held on 21 March 2021. The Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA)…

  • Asian Consumers Hail UK Report Showing Vaping is Better than NRT

    Asia-Pacific consumers and users of safer nicotine products welcomed the latest report by Public Health England showing that vaping or the use of electronic cigarettes is better than nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) in stopping smoking. The latest scientific assessment by Public Health England provides a solid proof that e-cigarette, as a tobacco harm reduction tool,…

  • AVCA disappointed with lack of smokefree progress

    New Zealand’s leading vaping consumer group is deeply disappointed there remains no action plan to achieve the ambitious national goal of Smokefree 2025. “Back in 2011 when Smokefree 2025 was launched, it was viewed as doable albeit requiring serious and deliberate government programmes and intervention. However, nine years on we’re still sadly miles off,” says…

  • E-cigarette use is strongly associated with smoking cessation in the European Union

    By Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos A study published recently in the journal Tobacco Control examined the association between e-cigarette use and smoking in the Eurobarometer 2017 survey. Last year, another study analyzed the 2014 Eurobarometer, finding that e-cigarette use prevents smoking cessation in Europe. But the study design and conclusion was flawed since the 2014 survey…

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- April 6, 2021

"I have been smoke-free since February 2019 thanks to vaping. I honestly thought I would die a slow, painful death from smoking-related illness. It's such a good feeling knowing that I most likely..." #Right2Switch #Livelifesmokefree https://t.co/JSWNdfQY9z via @ChangeAus
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- April 5, 2021

@caphraorg: Countries that put profit and revenue before people are accessories to the violaton of the human right to health and wellbeing. Tobacco Control policies that only serve the financial interests of government revenue is not PUBLIC HEALTH policy. https://t.co/Jm9E0ZQ5K1
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- March 30, 2021

"The WHO, elitist governments, billionaire philanthropist’s, pig pharma, pig tobacco, anti tobacco, 30% of the medical industry, are all addicted to tobacco death income. Not perfect but magnitudes safer." - MK @ https://t.co/1B79ZbquEn Sign here: https://t.co/yHmgvLkSYR https://t.co/g4reCQMS21
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- March 30, 2021

Indonesian Medical Expert: Health Warnings For E-Cigs Should be Different #LiveLifeSmokeFree #CAPHRA #Right2Switch https://t.co/yVxn57iedL via @vaping_post
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- March 29, 2021

New UK study highlights benefits of e-cigarettes in helping smokers quit #smokefreelife #Right2Switch Malay Mail https://t.co/Hyj0YBCGYO
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