June 7, 2021
A bill so ill-conceived is now being introduced by a member of the New York State Assembly who lives in my Upper West Side neighborhood.
May 5, 2020
There seems to be an inclination among policy-makers that adherence to evidence-based policy-making is a luxury we can only afford when not in a crisis.
February 1, 2021
In this Research & Commentary, Christina Herrin evaluates a bill moving through the Montana Legislature that may remove nicotine-product and indoor vaping regulations.
July 24, 2019
The Michigan Department of Public Health (DHHS) is offering up to eight weeks of free nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) to residents who call a tobacco quit line.
July 16, 2018
In this comment to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Lindsey Stroud considers the negative consequences of lowered nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes.
February 11, 2019
New study finds electronic cigarettes and vaping devices to be "twice as effective as nicotine replacement at helping smokers quit."
February 7, 2017
This study examines how toxin levels in the bodies of tobacco smokers compares to toxin levels in e-cigarette and nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) users’ bodies, on a long-term basis.
March 19, 2018
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud examines a new survey that finds adults erroneously link nicotine to cancer and how state policies on tobacco harm reduction products help to influence this misperception.
September 28, 2017
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud examines multiple public health groups' opinions on electronic nicotine delivery systems and how their use can benefit public health.
October 8, 2014
Nicotine can be detected in a chamber after releasing vapor directly from an e-cigarette, according to a report in Nicotine and Tobacco Research (abstract here) by Roswell Park Cancer Institute investigators.