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Nerd/Geek & Father. 📺,🎧, 🖥️, Motor Sport, Harm Reduction, Vaping. Global Citizen #KnowNicotine #RethinkNicotine #RethinkAddiction #OldFartsVaping #TargetHarm
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12 Jan
🧵.@ama_media GPs will soon be able to access new telehealth Medicare items for smoking cessation consults where they can write scripts for nicotine e-cigarettes.

From October, a doctor’s prescription will be required before a person can legally import nicotine e-cigarettes and
liquid nicotine.

The move is designed to curtail use of e-cigarettes, particularly among the young.

But it will also mean more GPs will be able to prescribe them to patients as a smoking cessation product of last resort, and potentially without having to go through the TGA’s
special access scheme.

To support the change new telehealth MBS items will be rolled out from March — although as yet there are few details on which patients will be eligible, what the consults will involve or the rebates.

The AMA says it fears they could be used by a small
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12 Jan
@LivePippas @hollieahughes @mattjcan @SimonChapman6 Simon Chapman should stop being called on and allowed to speak. Isn't he retired?
He has no business giving opinions & cherry-picking fact science to suit his prohibition stance. He simply is not qualified to understand the age of tobacco harm reduction because he refuses to...
@LivePippas @hollieahughes @mattjcan @SimonChapman6 Look past his bias stemming from the era he came from which was fighting deadly combustible tobacco. Anyone who thinks they know best no matter what and can't learn each day, even if that means they were wrong, has no place in public health.
He runs around academically like a...
@LivePippas @hollieahughes @mattjcan @SimonChapman6 5-year-old bully in the playground, threatening, slandering and displaying bigotry towards those who have successfully quit using fast safer nicotine delivery. After which, he cowardly blocks then writes academic reports selecting tweets to display justification for his actions..
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11 Jan
Liquid manufacturers; the age 3-6mg clouds bro clouds is over. Liquid in low mg bought Lamborghini's, hosted parties where coke was snorted off hookers & created a lot of riches quick. Now the adults are left, lets remember everyone is different & bring back up to 24mg Covert 🚬
Why do you think 50/60mg salt boomed and made @JUULvapor massive overnight? Because industry forgot who it served and got outta control.
I only for go flavour and use high salt because limited 12/24/36 freebase for mtl users. Time to move on. Exhaling weather systems is PC either
@dashvapes does the unsalted up to 12mg (CA)

@VapourEyesAU NZ store line up to 18mg & @TheVapingBogan brews (@boganbrews) up to 12mg freebase / 35mg salt

paradigmdistro.com - range up to 12mg

@FivePawns - range up to 12mg

All quality vendors with high quality products.
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