American Lung Association

Groups Call for Rule on Regulation of Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes

Thirty health groups are urging President Obama to issue a final rule that would let the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes,The Hill reports. The rule was first proposed almost two years ago. Groups including the American Lung Association, the American Heart Association and the…

Obama Administration Too Slow to Grant FDA Authority Over E-Cigarettes: Report

The Obama Administration has been too slow in granting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory authority over e-cigarettes, according to the American Lung Association (ALA). In a new report, “State of Tobacco Control 2016,” the association urged the administration to swiftly finalize the regulation that would give the FDA…