Anna Edney

Bloomberg News

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Health and FDA reporter for Bloomberg News.

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Cotton candy, bubble gum and gummy bear are all flavors for e-cigarettes.

FDA takes on e-cigarettes

Cotton candy, bubble gum and gummy bear are all flavors for e-cigarettes.

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