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Muscogee County schools ban e-cigarettes on school property
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The new policy bans electronic cigarettes or any related smoking items on school property — that includes sporting events and school buses. Valerie Fuller, the spokesperson for the school district, says they've had several e-cigarette incidents with …

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York 'vapers' make the switch from cigarettes
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An increasingly popular substitute for cigarette smoking, vaping is the act of smoking electronic cigarettes — aka personal vaporizers, or PVs — which vaporize a liquid solution and allow users to mimic the deep breathing and hand-to-mouth motion of …

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E-Cigarettes: A Rising Trend Among College Youth
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E-cigarette users may feel that they are different from traditional smokers. The college doesn't feel the same way. The new trend is known as “vaping” and by most, is not considered the same as smoking. All California State University and UC campuses …

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Mass. bill would tighten rules for e-cigarettes
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BOSTON (AP) — Attorney General Martha Coakley and a group representing Massachusetts physicians urged lawmakers on Tuesday to regulate the sale and use of electronic cigarettes. The bill would prohibit the sale of nicotine delivery systems, including …

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CigReviews.com Adds More Professional Video Reviews to YouTube Channel
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CigReviews.com is a leading website for reviews and discounts for cigarettes, electronic cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco. The site, which provides access to reviews for more than 900 brands, strives to create community among smokers and provide an …

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E-cigarette charge linked to Crewe house fire
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A spokesman for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “A fire investigation officer attended the incident which is thought to have been started accidentally and connected to the charging of an electronic cigarette.” Email · Print this page; Comment(0) …

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Owner of new Hull store Cheeky Smokes defends e-cigarettes – and says he will …
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THE owner of a newly opened e-cigarette store in Hull has ordered staff not to sell to under-18s. Earlier this week, the Government announced under-18s in England are to be banned from buying the devices. John Wilson, owner of Cheeky Smokes in …

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U.K. E-Cigarettes Report Blasted by the Lancet
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Public Health England, a U.K. government agency, used the harm-reduction measure to endorse the use of e-cigarettes as a means to quit smoking, calling the 95% figure the “best evidence available.” That figure came from a 2014 study published in …

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Texas Town Puts Hold On E-Cigarette Shops
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A North Texas town is targeting electronic cigarettes with a six-month hold on all new permits for the shops that sell them. The Mansfield city council plans to use that time to figure out how e-cigarettes fit into their current smoking ordinances …

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Federal law would block FDA reviews on e-cigarettes – Engadget
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No, this is not a repeat from 1964. Congress has blocked a funding bill amendment that would have allowed the FDA to review and approve electronic cigarette brands before they hit market. Republican Andy Harris said, “I think most people realize that …

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Type, frequency of e-cigarette use linked to quitting smoking
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The research — welcomed by experts in a field marked by a dearth of good scientific evidence and intense lobbying — suggests daily use of so-called “tank” e-cigarettes, designed to be refilled with nicotine-containing liquids, is most likely to help …

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Cornell Study Finds Raising The Vaping Age Actually Increases Teen Smoking
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Published in Preventative Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine investigators found an 11.7 percent increase in teen cigarette use after states introduced new age restrictions for e-cigarettes between 2007 and 2013. Legislators across the country are …

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