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FDA Urged To Regulate Electronic Cigarettes
2013-09-25 04:46:13

A group consisting of 40 state attorneys general has petitioned the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) calling upon the regulatory agency to start regulating electronic cigarettes in much the same way that they do tobacco products.

2010-07-01 05:18:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Smokers have been searching for an alternative to traditional cigarettes for decades, but they may have finally found their answer in the form of the e cigarette.

2008-10-02 15:00:41

ON the face of it, you might think there had been a fine win by the anti-smoking lobby. The three big tobacco companies at present poisoning New Zealanders have agreed to stop labelling some of their products "light" and "mild" .


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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