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E-cigarettes should be regulated and sales restricted, WHO says
E-cigarettes should be regulated and sales restricted, WHO says

Electronic cigarettes should be regulated globally, and the devices should not be used in indoor public places or sold to minors, the World Health Organization said Tuesday. Its report warns that it might take decades before there is conclusive evidence of whether e-cigarettes are linked to diseases such as cancer or other health risks. Electronic nicotine delivery systems, of which e-cigarettes are the most prominent example, “represent an evolving frontier, filled with promise and threat for tobacco control,” the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control said in the report, to be presented at a conference in October. Advertising for e-cigarettes shouldn’t be...

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