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Summer 2023: Trends in Nicotine & Tobacco Harm Reduction Research


Jeffrey Smith
Resident Senior Fellow, Integrated Harm Reduction

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The world of tobacco harm reduction science and regulation is changing at a rapid pace. With all the new and conflicting information out there, keeping up is difficult and time consuming. Here, we summarize some of the recent stories in this space with the aim of sparking new conversations that will help to reframe the debate so that real harm reduction opportunities can continue to grow and become a reality for consumers.

The explainer is broken into four sections, including:

  1. Incoming Results – The Memory Improvement through Nicotine Dosing (MIND) Study
  2. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) UPDATE – PMTA Progress
  3. Latest trends in Youth Cigarettes / Nicotine Product Use
  4. Consequences of Prohibition

Read the explainer here.

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