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FDA nominee says he will NOT yet ban flavored e-cigs because he has not seen enough data to make a decision

President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Food and Drug Administration sidestepped questions Wednesday on the future of a two-month-old proposal to ban most flavored electronic cigarettes. Dr. Stephen Hahn told Senate lawmakers that a recent wave of underage vaping is an 'urgent, important crisis' and demands 'aggressive action.' But he said he wants to review more data before deciding on an approach. Hahn's words, in a testimony before the Senate's health committee as they decide on whether to confirm him, come days after President Trump also signaled reluctance to ban flavored e-cigarettes. Read more....

 

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