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Walgreens Refuses To Kick Its Cigarette Habit

Walgreens Refuses To Kick Its Cigarette Habit

admin January 27, 2016 0

Nearly two years ago, CVS announced it would finally be giving up tobacco once and for all, leading Walgreens to say it was “evaluating” its future with the cancer-causing products. Now that the country’s

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‘Lies’ And ‘Deception’ Are Clouding Public’s View Of E-Cigarette Safety

‘Lies’ And ‘Deception’ Are Clouding Public’s View Of E-Cigarette Safety

admin January 27, 2016 0

An Ohio Health Issues Poll (OHIP) shows a stunning amount of Ohio residents misunderstand the alleged dangers of e-cigarettes, which could “reverse decades of progress” explaining the unique harm of smoking, according to a leading

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Powerful New Ads Mark the 5th Year of the Successful ‘Tips From Former Smokers’ Campaign

Powerful New Ads Mark the 5th Year of the Successful ‘Tips From Former Smokers’ Campaign

admin January 21, 2016 0

CDC is launching a new series of ads for its Tips From Former Smokers campaign. The ads, which will be introduced on January 25, will run for 20 weeks in a variety of media

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Here Is The Correction This Scientist Dropped On Her Own Anti-E-Cig Study

Here Is The Correction This Scientist Dropped On Her Own Anti-E-Cig Study

admin January 13, 2016 0

The lead scientist on an e-cigarette study that sparked a wave of controversy has issued a correction clarifying the study did not find e-cigarette vapor was as harmful as cigarette smoke. Dr. Jessica Wang-Rodriguez

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Bill Requiring Childproof Packs For Liquid Nicotine Heads To President’s Desk

Bill Requiring Childproof Packs For Liquid Nicotine Heads To President’s Desk

admin January 12, 2016 0

The Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act, intended to reduce the odds of kids getting their little hands on tasty-looking – but poisonous – liquid nicotine, appears destined to be the first new federal law regulating

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Florida State Rep from Tampa Files “Vaping” Ban Bill

Florida State Rep from Tampa Files “Vaping” Ban Bill

admin January 6, 2016 1

State Rep. Shawn Harrison has filed legislation that would prohibit “vaping” indoors in public places such as restaurants, stores and workplaces. Harrison, a Tampa Republican, filed the bill (HB 1143) on Wednesday for consideration in

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Health Agency Takes on Advertising for e-Cigs

Health Agency Takes on Advertising for e-Cigs

admin January 5, 2016 1

The nation’s lead public health agency on Tuesday focused its attack on electronic cigarettes on the issue of advertising, saying too many kids see the ads. There are bans on TV commercials and some

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University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Study Links E-Cigarettes To Cancer-Related Cell Damage

University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Study Links E-Cigarettes To Cancer-Related Cell Damage

admin December 31, 2015 0

Popular belief holds that e-cigarettes are a safer alternative to conventional smoking. But increasingly, researchers are uncovering the negative impacts the electronic devices may have on health. Now, a new study has identified chemicals

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People Are Turning To E-Cigarettes Instead Of Quitting Smoking This New Year

People Are Turning To E-Cigarettes Instead Of Quitting Smoking This New Year

admin December 31, 2015 0

British smokers are switching to vaping in rapidly increasing numbers, according to exclusive data seen by BuzzFeed News that reveals that e-cigarette sales rocketed 24% in 2015. As Public Health England launches its annual

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Potentially Dangerous Molecules Detected in e-Cigarette Aerosols

Potentially Dangerous Molecules Detected in e-Cigarette Aerosols

admin December 2, 2015 0

Electronic cigarettes produce highly-reactive free radicals — molecules associated with cell damage and cancer — and may pose a health risk to users, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine. The use

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