Opinion Columns & Blogs

August 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Proposed FDA tobacco rules rightly come under review

How much does the health benefit of giving up cigarettes outweigh the lost pleasure of smoking? Last spring, the Food and Drug Administration proposed rules to control e-cigarettes along with tobacco products. Under federal law, the FDA is required to determine whether the rules yield significant benefits as measured against the costs.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

VIDEO: 2016 Thurston County CROP Hunger Walk <span class='title-duration'>01:47</span> 01:47

VIDEO: 2016 Thurston County CROP Hunger Walk 01:47

VIDEO: Lacey Police news conference on school shooting <span class='title-duration'>06:18</span> 06:18

VIDEO: Lacey Police news conference on school shooting 06:18

VIDEO: Soaring over Olympia and Thurston County <span class='title-duration'>02:45</span> 02:45

VIDEO: Soaring over Olympia and Thurston County 02:45

VIDEO: 2016 Worker Memorial Day honored by Dept. of Labor & Industries <span class='title-duration'>03:31</span> 03:31

VIDEO: 2016 Worker Memorial Day honored by Dept. of Labor & Industries 03:31

VIDEO: 2016 Polar Bear Plunge <span class='title-duration'>02:15</span> 02:15

VIDEO: 2016 Polar Bear Plunge 02:15

VIDEO: Habitat for Humanity thanks the Altrusa Club for playground donation <span class='title-duration'>03:03</span> 03:03

VIDEO: Habitat for Humanity thanks the Altrusa Club for playground donation 03:03

VIDEO: Nisqually River claiming family's home <span class='title-duration'>02:22</span> 02:22

VIDEO: Nisqually River claiming family's home 02:22

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos