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FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes to curb teen use - as New York vows to BAN them altogether

US regulators plan to impose strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes in a bid to curb children and teenagers from using the devices.  The measures, including age verification controls for online sales, are expected to be announced as early as next week, FDA officials told The Wall Street Journal on Thursday.  FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb insists the move is bold and a sign of how seriously he takes the matter as he tries to crack down on, what he terms, an 'epidemic' of teen e-cigarette use, which erupted in the past year.  Read more...

 

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