AMA and public health community united on bold action to prevent e-cigarettes from addicting kids
Health and parent groups urge Trump administration to stand strong and implement plan to clear the market of all flavored e-cigarettes – kids’ health must not be compromised.
AMA delivers message to the White House on protecting kids from vaping
AMA President tells Trump Administration to clear the market of flavored e-cigarettes to protect another generation from nicotine dependence.
AMA: Stop sales of e-cigarettes that lack FDA approval
The surge in e-cigarette use among youth and lung illness outbreak linked to more than 2,000 illnesses and more than 40 deaths led delegates to call for a ban on e-cigarette products.
AMA calls for total ban on all vaping products not approved by FDA
Very little evidence available about short- and long-term health consequences of e-cigarettes and vaping products.
AMA president speaks to delegates at Interim Meeting
AMA President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., detailed AMA’s ongoing efforts to reinforce science and evidence-based approaches to remove barriers to patient care.
With bold actions, physicians earn public’s trust: AMA president
Doctors can use the public’s faith in them to fiercely advocate for the greater good, Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, says in the AMA House of Delegates’ opening session.
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AMA in the News: October 2019
Read media highlights mentioning the American Media Association for October 2019.