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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-cigarettes were the fastest growing supermarket product of 2014

E-cigarettes were the fastest growing supermarket product of 2014

admin January 2, 2015 Comments Off on E-cigarettes were the fastest growing supermarket product of 2014

E-cigarette sales grew 49.5% year-on-year in 2014, while sports nutrition products grew by 42.8% and ‘free-from’ products by 15.4%. The surge in sales in e-cigarettes comes not long after the ASA upheld three rulings

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‘Big Tobacco’ aims to snuff out vapor competitors

‘Big Tobacco’ aims to snuff out vapor competitors

admin January 1, 2015 Comments Off on ‘Big Tobacco’ aims to snuff out vapor competitors

When it comes to fast growing, disruptive technologies that are changing American lifestyles for the better, much attention is given to the likes of Uber and AirBnb. They’ve changed how we travel and where

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Social Media to Help Study E-cigarette Habits

Social Media to Help Study E-cigarette Habits

admin December 27, 2014 Comments Off on Social Media to Help Study E-cigarette Habits

Researchers are turning to social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter to study the consumer habits and health effects of e-cigarettes, especially among teenagers. Using a USD 2.7 million, 5-year grant from the

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French Marijuana e-Vaporizer to go on Sale

French Marijuana e-Vaporizer to go on Sale

admin December 16, 2014 Comments Off on French Marijuana e-Vaporizer to go on Sale

Electronic cigarettes with cannabis extracts are set to go on sale this month. The French makers claim their product is legal, as it lacks the chemicals that cause the mind-altering effects of marijuana. French

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China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

admin December 15, 2014 Comments Off on China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

In a grimy workshop, among boiling vats of chemicals, factory workers are busy turning stainless steel rods into slender tube casings, a crucial component of electronic cigarettes. Not long ago, Skorite Electronics was a

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40 states ban e-cigarette sales to minors

40 states ban e-cigarette sales to minors

admin December 13, 2014 Comments Off on 40 states ban e-cigarette sales to minors

Forty states have prohibited the sales of electronic nicotine delivery systems to minors, leaving 16 million children legally able to purchase e-cigarettes and other devices, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Dec.

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Yale medical school: E-cigarette use among kids on the rise

Yale medical school: E-cigarette use among kids on the rise

admin December 11, 2014 Comments Off on Yale medical school: E-cigarette use among kids on the rise

A Yale School of Medicine study says one-fourth of high school students in Connecticut have tried an electronic cigarette. The study also found that 3.5 percent of middle school students have used e-cigarettes, more

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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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