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April 30, 2019
By Dr. Brad Rodu, Heartland Staff, Aaron D. Stover
“In a significant development for tobacco harm reduction, I must applaud the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for allowing one of the most-revolutionary tobacco harm reduction products to hit the U.S. market.” - Lindsey Stroud
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Health Care
February 7, 2019
By Dr. Brad Rodu
Tobacco prohibitionists have objected to tobacco flavors for years.
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Health Care
June 15, 2018
By Dr. Brad Rodu
Smokeless tobacco was not among 17 risk factors – a tacit acknowledgment that the risk of cancer from smokeless tobacco is de minimis.  
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Health Care
April 6, 2018
By Dr. Brad Rodu
The Chafee article must be retracted.
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Health Care
April 6, 2018
By Dr. Brad Rodu
Some published articles are so flawed that they deserve retraction.
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Health Care
August 1, 2017
By Dr. Brad Rodu
U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on July 28 fully endorsed tobacco harm reduction.
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Health Care
March 1, 2017
By Dr. Brad Rodu, Matthew Glans, Heartland Staff
Dr. Brad Rodu, lead author of Vaping, E-Cigarettes, and Public Policy Toward Alternatives to Smoking, has been at the forefront of tobacco harm reduction research and policy development for more than 20 years.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 20, 2017
By Dr. Brad Rodu, Matthew Glans, Heartland Staff
Policymakers should be mindful of the extensive research that supports tobacco harm reduction and understand that bans, excessive regulations, or high taxes on e-cigarettes could encourage smokers to stay with more-harmful traditional cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
February 14, 2017
By Dr. Brad Rodu
The is a Comment on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Proposed Rule: Tobacco Product Standard for N-Nitrosonornicotine Level in Finished Smokeless Tobacco Products
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Alcohol & Tobacco
August 25, 2016
By Dr. Brad Rodu
The FDA, which now regulates cigars, has taken the position that “cigar smoking carries many of the same health risks as cigarette smoking.”
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
 

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