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FDA to Address Increased Use of E-Cigs Among Youth

With new findings revealing that e-cigarette use has increased from 1.5 million to more than 3.6 million young people within the last year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed new measures against flavored electronic cigarettes, CNN reports. FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, announced the proposals in a statement released on Thursday. “The changes… Read More »

UK to boost life expectancy through increased focus on “predictive prevention”

Public Health England will bring together a group of experts to scale up the agency’s work on “predictive prevention”, enabling people to take greater control of their health and care through personalised advice and interventions, according to a new policy paper released this week. “We are testing new ways of providing people with preventative advice, using cutting edge technology… Read More »