Top Stories

U.K. E-Cigarettes Report Blasted by the Lancet
www.nasdaq.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
Texas Town Puts Hold On E-Cigarette Shops
www.keyetv.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
CigReviews.com Adds More Professional Video Reviews to YouTube Channel
www.sacbee.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
Federal law would block FDA reviews on e-cigarettes – Engadget
www.engadget.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
Type, frequency of e-cigarette use linked to quitting smoking
in.reuters.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
Cornell Study Finds Raising The Vaping Age Actually Increases Teen Smoking
dailycaller.com

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 …

12
Like
Save
Electronic Cigarettes And The Appearance Of Smoking
kplu.org

We see symbols and their power at work in the recent controversy surrounding the effort to extend bans on smoking to the electronic cigarette. An e-cigarette is no more a cigarette than a chocolate cigarette is. But — as with the case of toy guns …

12
Like
Save
Medical experts raise doubts over E-cigarettes
tvnz.co.nz

Medical experts are concerned electronic cigarettes could inadvertently lead to an increase in smoking rates. E-cigarettes mimic the look and feel of the real thing, providing a nicotine hit without the toxins. But experts say rather than breaking the …

12
Like
Save
Surgeon General Adds New Risks To Long List Of Smoking's Harms
www.kpbs.org

… proprietor of Vapeology LA, a store selling electronic cigarettes and related items. Reed Saxon. John Hartigan, proprietor of Vapeology LA, a store selling electronic cigarettes and related items, takes a puff from an electronic cigarette in Los …

12
Like
Save
E-Cigarettes: A $1.5 Billion Industry Braces for FDA Regulation
www.businessweek.com

In its simplest form, an e-cigarette is a cartridge filled with a nicotine solution and a battery powering a coil that heats the solution into vapor, which one sucks in and exhales like smoke. Typically, it looks like a regular cigarette, except the …

12
Like
Save
Possible e-cigarette ban at Edison State
www.nbc-2.com

"This morning I saw someone with an e-cigarette and they were just passing by. I didn't really think anything of it." Freshman Ana Alonso said. Several Edison State College leaders are thinking about it. There's a proposal that could be sent to the …

12
Like
Save
E-cigarette manufacturers could face tough new restrictions
www.thejournal.ie

Under the plan, e-cigarettes designed to taste like tobacco would also be banned. Health Minister James Reilly ordered a review of how electronic cigarettes were being sold and marketed in Ireland earlier this year. He said he was particularly …

12
Like
Save