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Nearly Half of Juul Twitter Followers Are Teens, Young Adults: Study

May 22, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Nearly Half of Juul Twitter Followers Are Teens, Young Adults: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/21/2019 12:00:00...
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Teens made up most of e-cigarette maker Juul's Twitter following - study

May 21, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the United States, according to a study published on Monday....
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Investors grill Altria CEO over $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul

May 17, 2019 , CNBC Health
Altria shareholders grilled CEO Howard Willard on his $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul at the company's shareholder...
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North Carolina sues Juul, claiming deceptive marketing and targeting youth

May 16, 2019 , CNN Health
North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein announced Wednesday that the state has filed a lawsuit against e-cigarette manufacturer Juul, claiming that its marketed its products to children and misled the public about risks associated with those products....
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North Carolina AG sues e-cigarette maker Juul, says it 'downplayed' dangers to children

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
North Carolina is accusing Juul of targeting young consumers and misrepresenting the potency and danger of nicotine in its vaping...
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North Carolina Attorney General sues Juul for targeting youth

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
North Carolina's Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Juul Labs Inc on Wednesday, piling more pressure on the biggest U.S. e-cigarette maker that is already under intense scrutiny for its products' usage among teenagers....
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Campaign to raise minimum smoking age to 21 finds unlikely supporter: Big Tobacco

May 13, 2019 , CNBC Health
Altria, Juul and British American Tobacco — the largest U.S. cigarette and e-cigarette manufacturers — are supporting raising the smoking age to 21. Regulators are pressuring them to fix what they're calling an epidemic of teen...
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Advocates Aren’t Satisfied With Juul’s New Marketing Campaign That Shifts Away Targeting Teens

May 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Juul instead is selling itself as the way for adult smokers to finally quit traditional cigarettes. But advocates say those claims haven't been proven....
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Vaping companies facing European opposition to higher nicotine level

May 08, 2019 , Reuters
A push by makers of electronic cigarettes to raise nicotine levels in the European Union towards their far higher American levels is running into opposition, a senior executive at U.S. market leader Juul said on Tuesday....
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Tobacco company Reynolds blames teen vaping crisis on Juul in fighting FDA plan to rein in industry

May 04, 2019 , CNBC Health
The FDA in March proposed limiting sales of fruity e-cigarette flavors to age-restricted stores to curb what it has labeled a teen vaping "epidemic." Reynolds says the plan is "overly broad" and the FDA should instead focus on...
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Is McConnell’s Concession On Smoking Age A Trojan Horse? Advocates Worry He’ll Use It To Block More Effective Legislation

Apr 30, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
"The industry is positioning tobacco 21 as the only thing that needs to be done on tobacco prevention," but "tobacco 21 needs to be a complement" to other measures, said John Schachter, director of state communications for the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. Tobacco and e-cigarette giants, who have lobbied against raising taxes on tobacco and banning flavored products popular with teens, enthusiastically back the idea of raising the smoking age. Meanwhile, Juul deploys a lobbying force at state...
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Nearly a dozen Democratic senators to investigate Juul's marketing practices, deal with Altria

Apr 09, 2019 , CNBC Health
Eleven Democratic senators said Monday that they will investigate Juul's marketing practices and its deal with Marlboro maker...
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Senators' scathing letter to Juul demands answers about tactics targeting youth, ties to Big Tobacco

Apr 09, 2019 , CNN Health
Leading e-cigarette company Juul Labs is under the microscope again, with 11 senators demanding answers from the company at the center of the youth vaping "epidemic" whose business practices have been shrouded in "immense secrecy," the senators said in a letter to Juul on Monday....
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San Francisco proposes restricting vape sales. One official would like Juul's headquarters 'gone yesterday'

Mar 20, 2019 , CNN Health
San Francisco officials are proposing changes that could ban vape sales in the city and jeopardize the headquarters of leading e-cigarette company Juul Labs....
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San Francisco officials look to ban sale of e-cigarettes

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
San Francisco officials on Tuesday proposed legislation that would ban the sale of e-cigarettes from companies such as Juul until a review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, as part of the city's efforts to tackle underage vaping....
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Exclusive: India's health ministry calls for blocking Juul's entry into country - document

Mar 16, 2019 , Reuters
India's health ministry has called for Juul Labs Inc's electronic cigarettes to be blocked from entering the country, a letter seen by Reuters showed, potentially dealing a blow to the U.S. company's plans to tap the South Asian market....
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Juul is pitching its e-cigarette as an anti-smoking tool to employers and insurers

Mar 08, 2019 , CNBC Health
Juul created a new enterprise markets team to strike deals with health plans, providers, self-insured employers, as well as public...
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Vaping Juul reduces smokers' exposure to cigarette toxins similar to quitting, study shows

Feb 24, 2019 , CNBC Health
Switching to Juul reduced smokers' exposure to cigarette toxins at similar levels to quitting entirely, according to a study Juul presented...
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CDC blames spike in teen tobacco use on vaping, popularity of Juul

Feb 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
Within one year, the number of high school students using any tobacco product increased about 38 percent, the CDC...
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FDA chief accuses Juul, Altria of reneging on promise to combat teen vaping

Feb 09, 2019 , CNBC Health
Scott Gottlieb is calling Altria and Juul's CEOs to the agency's headquarters to explain their plan to combat youth vaping and, once again, threatened to pull e-cigarettes off the market if more isn't done to reduce "epidemic" levels of teen...
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