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FDA’s Regulatory Agenda in 2011

Tweet The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (Tobacco Control Act) was enacted in June of 2009 and granted the FDA the authority to regulate cigarettes, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless tobacco products. Under this law, the FDA has been issuing and implementing various tobacco regulations. This year, there are several major regulations under consideration by the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products. The Tobacco Control Act do ... Jump to full article >>

New warnings on cigarette packs from surgeon general

Tweet Everyone knows that smoking is a terrible thing to do for your health and the health of those around you who are exposed to tobacco fumes. But as part of the Obama administration’s campaign against smoking, the Surgeon General released a new report Thursday detailing for the first time how tobacco causes cancer, heart attacks and so many other ailments and why it is so addictive. The 704-page report, the 30th Surgeon General’s ... Jump to full article >>