There are many organizations, both within governmental agencies, and within non-governmental organizations, that have an interest or focus on dealing with addictions.
Listed below is a representative sampling of the most significant organizations in general and for each addiction area.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration – www.fda.gov
National Institute of Health www.nih.gov
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine - http://nccam.nih.gov/
NIDA (National Institute on Drug Addiction) http://www.drugabuse.gov/
National Cancer Institute www.cancer.gov
Center for Disease Control and Prevention www.cdc.gov/tobacco
World Health Organization www.who.int
American Lung Association www.lung.org
American Heart Association www.heart.org
America Cancer Society www.cancer.org
American Association for Cancer Research www.aacr.org
Online Guide to Quit Smoking www.smokefree.gov
World Lung Foundation www.worldlungfoundation.org
World Tobacco Atlas www.tobaccoatlas.org
Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco www.srnt.org
American Legacy Foundation www.legacyforhealth.org
Tobacco Control http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/
There is a growing field of researchers that are focused on studies of e-cigarettes, their usage and their short and long term effects. We will continue to add more links as we learn about them.
Tobacco Analyst http://tobaccoanalysis.blogspot.com
E-Cigarette Research www.ecigarette-research.com