FDA Reveals First Wave of E-Cig, Tobacco Study

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 Institute of Health’s Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study. “E-cigs were a big topic in the PATH study, along … Read moreFDA Reveals First Wave of E-Cig, Tobacco Study

What to Know Before You Vape Cannabis Oil

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 from your bud. However, the first disposable vape pen I tried burned my throat after a few rips, and some of … Read moreWhat to Know Before You Vape Cannabis Oil

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

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 company is going to have a strict age-block on its cigarette site, shouldn’t its e-cigarette website have the same restrictions? That … Read moreTobacco Companies Criticized For Lax Age-Verification On E-Cigarette Websites

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

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 raise the state smoking age to 21 and ban the use of electronic cigarettes in public places where traditional smoking is … Read moreCalifornia Could Be Second State To Raise Minimum Smoking Age To 21

Most Americans Want E-Cigarettes Regulated Like Tobacco

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 percent favoring regulating e-cigarettes like tobacco and another 19 percent saying e-cigarettes should be regulated, but not as much as tobacco. … Read moreMost Americans Want E-Cigarettes Regulated Like Tobacco