Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declares
December 8, 2016 – Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, the United States Surgeon General, called for action on Thursday to reduce the use of e-cigarettes among young people. Read the full story here.
Chantix (varenicline) and Zyban (bupropion): Drug Safety Communication – Mental Health Side Effects Revised
December 16, 2016 – “Based on an FDA review of a large clinical trial that FDA required the drug companies to conduct, FDA determined the risk of serious side effects on mood, behavior, or thinking with the stop-smoking medicines Chantix (varenicline) and Zyban (bupropion) is lower than previously suspected.” Read the full story here.