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FDA Reveals First Wave of E-Cig, Tobacco Study

FDA Reveals First Wave of E-Cig, Tobacco Study

admin March 9, 2016 0

Last week’s Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Conference included numerous tobacco and nicotine-related presentations, most notably select data from the first wave of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and National

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What to Know Before You Vape Cannabis Oil

What to Know Before You Vape Cannabis Oil

admin March 9, 2016 0

It’s common knowledge we don’t actually know much about how vaping affects our bodies. Sure, extracting vapor doesn’t create carcinogens, and it’s a more effective way to get the most THC and other cannabinoids

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Tobacco Companies Criticized For Lax Age-Verification On E-Cigarette Websites

Tobacco Companies Criticized For Lax Age-Verification On E-Cigarette Websites

admin March 7, 2016 0

Putting an age-verification gate on an adults-only website is arguably as helpful in keeping curious kids away as putting a cardboard cutout of a burly bouncer outside of a nightclub. But if a tobacco

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California Could Be Second State To Raise Minimum Smoking Age To 21

California Could Be Second State To Raise Minimum Smoking Age To 21

admin March 5, 2016 0

Just days after the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors voted to increase the legal smoking age from 18 to 21, the state’s Assembly passed a package of tobacco bills, including a measure that would

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Most Americans Want E-Cigarettes Regulated Like Tobacco

Most Americans Want E-Cigarettes Regulated Like Tobacco

admin March 3, 2016 0

The majority of Americans want to regulate e-cigarettes just as strictly as tobacco cigarettes and almost half want vaping banned in restaurants. The latest Gallup poll is a mixed bag for vapers, with 60

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e-Cigarette Formaldehyde Exposure Well Below WHO Quality Guidelines

e-Cigarette Formaldehyde Exposure Well Below WHO Quality Guidelines

admin March 3, 2016 0

Formaldehyde is back in the news because a company called Lumber Liquidators has been found to have exposure levels higher than previously believed. While three times effectively zero is still zero, fundraising groups like

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Almost 900,000 People Used e-Cigarettes in England to Quit Smoking

Almost 900,000 People Used e-Cigarettes in England to Quit Smoking

admin March 2, 2016 0

Almost 900,000 smokers in England have used e-cigarettes in order to break their habit, a new study has suggested. Researchers at University College London have estimated that 891,000 people have used one of the devices

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Study Vaporizes One Of The Biggest Health Claims Against E-Cigarettes

Study Vaporizes One Of The Biggest Health Claims Against E-Cigarettes

admin February 29, 2016 0

A new study calls into question one of the most frequently cited arguments for regulating e-cigarettes and doubting their potential to reduce harms caused by smoking. Published in Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, the study

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Users of Cherry-Flavored E-Cigarettes May Be Exposed to Higher Levels of Respiratory Irritant

Users of Cherry-Flavored E-Cigarettes May Be Exposed to Higher Levels of Respiratory Irritant

admin January 31, 2016 0

An analysis of 145 different electronic-cigarette flavoring products reveals that many e-cigarette users may be exposed to a potentially harmful chemical. In a research letter published online today in the peer-reviewed journal Thorax, a

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President Obama Signs Bill That Will Require Child-Resistant Packaging For Liquid Nicotine

President Obama Signs Bill That Will Require Child-Resistant Packaging For Liquid Nicotine

admin January 29, 2016 0

Whether you’re an enthusiast or a detractor of e-cigarettes, everyone agrees that it’s a bad idea for children to drink flavored, nicotine-laden liquid. That’s why safety advocates applauded President Obama’s signing of the Child

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