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1,300 PEOPLE DIE PER DAY IN THE U.S. FROM SMOKING. THAT’S ABOUT 54 EVERY HOUR

1,300 PEOPLE DIE PER DAY IN THE U.S. FROM SMOKING. THAT’S ABOUT 54 EVERY HOUR

admin February 13, 2015 Comments Off on 1,300 PEOPLE DIE PER DAY IN THE U.S. FROM SMOKING. THAT’S ABOUT 54 EVERY HOUR

We all tell lies. Sometimes we lie about our homework. Sometimes we lie about who we’re texting or what we did last night. These lies rarely hurt people. The death counter reminds us that

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5 REASONS WHY VAPING IS REPLACING CIGARETTES

5 REASONS WHY VAPING IS REPLACING CIGARETTES

admin February 11, 2015 Comments Off on 5 REASONS WHY VAPING IS REPLACING CIGARETTES

Why Vaping Is Here To Stay 1.  It’s more environment friendly compared to cigarettes – This actually was not my first pick but for some reason I envisioned a completely random mound of cigarette butts.

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E-cigarettes may make lungs vulnerable to infection

E-cigarettes may make lungs vulnerable to infection

admin February 6, 2015 Comments Off on E-cigarettes may make lungs vulnerable to infection

“Vaping may not be as safe as smokers think, research suggests,” The Guardian reports. New research found that mice exposed to e-cigarette vapors comparable to a typical human level experienced mild lung damage and

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The World’s Top Scientists Just Issued a Surprising Statement on E-Cigarettes

The World’s Top Scientists Just Issued a Surprising Statement on E-Cigarettes

admin February 3, 2015 Comments Off on The World’s Top Scientists Just Issued a Surprising Statement on E-Cigarettes

The news: Fifty-three scientists have written to the UN’s World Health Organization Director General Margaret Chan cautioning her not to classify e-cigarettes as tobacco products, which would then lead to stricter regulatory controls on

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California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

admin January 29, 2015 Comments Off on California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

California health officials Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states and health advocates across the U.S. in seeking tighter controls as “vaping” grows

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Vaping at high voltages produces high levels of a carcinogen

Vaping at high voltages produces high levels of a carcinogen

admin January 23, 2015 Comments Off on Vaping at high voltages produces high levels of a carcinogen

Want a little formaldehyde with that vape pen? E-cigarettes produce high levels of formaldehyde-releasing chemicals at high voltages, according to a letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine today. Given that formaldehyde

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All Vape Pen Oils Are Not Created Equal

All Vape Pen Oils Are Not Created Equal

admin January 12, 2015 Comments Off on All Vape Pen Oils Are Not Created Equal

Vaporizer pens are all the rage these days. Sarah Silverman flashed one on the red carpet (“This is my liquid pot,” she quipped). Whoopi Goldberg wrote a gushy love letter to hers, affectionately nicknaming

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A Ban on Vaping Harms Public Health

A Ban on Vaping Harms Public Health

admin January 8, 2015 Comments Off on A Ban on Vaping Harms Public Health

Putting aside the notion that trying to prevent people from enjoying a bad health habit that largely hurts only themselves has anything to do with “public health,” it is quite perplexing that so many

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E-cigarette use rare in non-smokers, UK survey finds

E-cigarette use rare in non-smokers, UK survey finds

admin December 10, 2014 Comments Off on E-cigarette use rare in non-smokers, UK survey finds

The use of electronic cigarettes in England is largely confined to smokers and ex-smokers, according to a government-backed survey, the latest report to suggest that e-cigarettes were not attracting new smokers. The Health Survey

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New Study Shows E-Cigarettes Are Less Toxic, Less Addictive

New Study Shows E-Cigarettes Are Less Toxic, Less Addictive

admin December 10, 2014 Comments Off on New Study Shows E-Cigarettes Are Less Toxic, Less Addictive

A new study on e-cigarettes indicates that even though they deliver a surprising amount of nicotine, they’re actually less addictive than regular cigarettes, Penn State News reports. In this study, Penn State College of

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