American Heart Association issues e-cigarette recommendations

25 agosto 2014

The American Heart Association issued new policy recommendations on the use of e-cigarettes and their impact on tobacco-control efforts. Based on the current evidence, the association’s position is that e-cigarettes that contain nicotine are tobacco products and should be subject to all laws that apply to these products. The association also calls for strong new regulations to prevent access, sales and marketing of e-cigarettes to youth, and for more research into the product’s health impact.