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Study: TV Ads on E-Cigarettes Trigger Increased Craving For Tobacco Smoking
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Manufacturers of electronic cigarettes may be dubbing their products as the answer to quit smoking tobacco, but a recent survey seems to indicate the opposite. The study, conducted by researchers from the Annenberg School for Communication at the …

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Study Confirms That E-Cigarettes Generate Virtually No Toxins
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FIN Ecig adAnti-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 …

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New Study Shows US Minors Can Easily Purchase E-Cigarettes Online
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The teens were asked to try to buy e-cigarettes from 98 internet-based vendors. In North Carolina, buying e-cigarettes as a minor is illegal, but out of the 98 websites, only five rejected the teens for buying underage. 18 of the 98 orders were …

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Study: Smokers tapping multiple sources for nicotine fix
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The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix. It’s a preliminary finding, but it highlights some key questions as health officials assess electronic …

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In landmark FDA tobacco study, e-cig questions likely to linger
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(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is poised to release initial data from a landmark study into how Americans use tobacco products, but researchers expect many key questions about e-cigarettes to remain unanswered. The five-year …

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Couple banned from adopting child after husband seen using e-cigarette
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A couple has been stopped from adopting a child after the would-be father was seen smoking an e-cigarette. The decision by social workers at Staffordshire County Council came after the pair had passed a long series of tests to qualify as parents. They …

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E-cigarette makers face rise of counterfeits
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LONDON–Liberty Flights Ltd., a British maker of electronic cigarettes, is facing a problem more associated with handbags than with nicotine vaporizers: counterfeiting. Imitation versions of the company’s products–which allow users, known as “vapers …

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Swisher Forms E-Cigarette, Vapor Company
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Swisher International Inc. has formed a new company, E-Alternative Solutions (EAS). As a sister company to Swisher, EAS is focusing on developing, marketing and distributing electronic cigarettes and electronic vaping solutions in the e-alternative market.

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European Commission Puts Money Before Health With E-Cigarette Tax Proposals
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David Atherton, Chairman of Freedom2Choose, told Breitbart London: “If the health lobby are so keen to reduce the harm of smoking then electronic cigarettes which have a quit rate of 20 percent after one year as opposed to using the Pharmaceutical …

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Vape ‘em if you got ‘em: Jails now selling e-cigarettes to inmates
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Electronic cigarettes, growing in popularity since their U.S. introduction about a decade ago, are showing up at jails in more than a dozen states, including Ohio, Illinois, South Carolina and Texas. The battery-powered, smokeless devices heat liquid …

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E-cigarettes: No more ‘vaping’ on BART trains
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Electronic cigarettes, like the regular ones, are now banned on BART trains and in stations. At a meeting Thursday in Oakland, BART’s board gave final approval to an ordinance banning e-cigarettes on agency property, in response to complaints from …

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E-cigarette vapors, flavorings, trigger lung cell stress
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Emissions from e-cigarette aerosols and flavorings damage lung cells by creating harmful free radicals and inflammation in lung tissue, according to the UR study published in the journal PLOS ONE. Irfan Rahman, Ph.D., professor of Environmental …

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