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Ontario Becomes First Canadian Province to Regulate E-Cigarettes

Ontario Becomes First Canadian Province to Regulate E-Cigarettes

admin May 31, 2015 Comments Off on Ontario Becomes First Canadian Province to Regulate E-Cigarettes

Ontario has become the first Canadian province to regulate e-cigarettes, as debate over their potential role in tobacco harm-reduction continues. On Tuesday, members of provincial parliament from all three political parties overwhelmingly voted to

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When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

admin March 23, 2015 Comments Off on When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

The health warning on a MarkTen electronic cigarette package is 116 words long. That’s much longer than the warnings on traditional cigarette packs in the United States. Nicotine, the e-cigarette warning says, is “addictive

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How Will E-Cigarette Regulation Impact The Tobacco Industry?

How Will E-Cigarette Regulation Impact The Tobacco Industry?

admin March 17, 2015 Comments Off on How Will E-Cigarette Regulation Impact The Tobacco Industry?

The market for smokable tobacco in the U.S. has been shrinking, as The Altria Group has forecast that the number of smokers in the U.S. will decline at a rate of 2-3% per year.

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Vaping in e-cigarette ads found to stimulate tobacco cravings

Vaping in e-cigarette ads found to stimulate tobacco cravings

admin March 14, 2015 Comments Off on Vaping in e-cigarette ads found to stimulate tobacco cravings

Ads promoting cigarette smoking have been banned for decades. But a new study suggests advertisements for electronic cigarettes still make people want to smoke. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania studied more than 800

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Study Confirms That E-Cigarettes Generate Virtually No Toxins

Study Confirms That E-Cigarettes Generate Virtually No Toxins

admin March 9, 2015 Comments Off on Study Confirms That E-Cigarettes Generate Virtually No Toxins

Anti-smoking activists and public health officials who question the usefulness of electronic cigarettes in reducing tobacco-related disease often talk as if the content of the aerosol generated by these newfangled contraptions is utterly mysterious.

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THE DEATH OF COMBUSTIBLE CIGARETTES

THE DEATH OF COMBUSTIBLE CIGARETTES

admin March 6, 2015 Comments Off on THE DEATH OF COMBUSTIBLE CIGARETTES

According to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), smoking rates have declined by 18%. This is down from 20% in 2013. The numbers have made researchers optimistic since

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New study shows e-cigs are easily accessible to teens

New study shows e-cigs are easily accessible to teens

admin March 3, 2015 Comments Off on New study shows e-cigs are easily accessible to teens

A new study by researchers at the University of North Carolina has revealed just how incredibly easy it is for teenagers to procure electronic cigarettes online. Researchers found that just five out of 98

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Ohio Governor wants to triple the cost of puffing on an e-cig

Ohio Governor wants to triple the cost of puffing on an e-cig

admin February 23, 2015 Comments Off on Ohio Governor wants to triple the cost of puffing on an e-cig

This plan might take a smoker’s breath away: The price to use electronic cigarettes could almost triple under a tax proposed by Gov. John Kasich. If the governor’s proposed budget passes, the taxes alone

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Don’t ban e-cigarettes on airplanes

Don’t ban e-cigarettes on airplanes

admin February 22, 2015 Comments Off on Don’t ban e-cigarettes on airplanes

These are good times for anti-smoking campaigners. But you wouldn’t know it from listening to their rhetoric. At the urging of anti-tobacco activists, the Department of Transportation is proposing to ban electronic cigarette use

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e-Cigarettes Could Be Bad for Your Computer’s Health: Report

e-Cigarettes Could Be Bad for Your Computer’s Health: Report

admin February 22, 2015 Comments Off on e-Cigarettes Could Be Bad for Your Computer’s Health: Report

A post on the social news site Reddit recently alerted readers to the idea that electronic cigarettes can be used to infect a computer with malware while being charged from a computer’s USB port. “One particular executive had a malware infection

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