Things You Need to Know About E-Cigar...

Things You Need to Know About E-Cigarettes

The electronic cigarette was invented in the 1960s, but it didn’t really take off until a decade ago. Currently, there are more than 250 brands of “e-cigarettes” available in such flavors as watermelon, pink bubble gum and Java, and in more colors than the iPhone 5C. The Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association estimates about 4 […]

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry. Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion in annual U.S. sales. Less than […]

A British Lesson on Vaping for the CD...

A British Lesson on Vaping for the CDC

Public Health England (PHE), a government agency, recently published a detailed report on electronic cigarettes that describes them as far less dangerous than the conventional kind and recommends them as a harm-reducing alternative. “Encouraging smokers who cannot or do not want to stop smoking to switch to EC [electronic cigarettes] could help reduce smoking-related disease, death and […]

Wacky British Idea: Why Not Tell The ...

Wacky British Idea: Why Not Tell The Truth About E-Cigarettes?

  Last week Public Health England (PHE), a government agency, published a detailed report on electronic cigarettes that describes them as far less dangerous than the conventional kind and recommends them as a harm-reducing alternative. “Encouraging smokers who cannot or do not want to stop smoking to switch to EC [electronic cigarettes] could help reduce […]

Mixed smoke signals on e-cigarettes

Mixed smoke signals on e-cigarettes

Long-term impact still not known, but a big U.K. study trumpets lower health risks. Two major new studies send seemingly conflicting messages about whether e-cigarettes help people quit smoking or are a path right back to the habit. A U.K. review of multiple studies concluded that e-cigs, which provide controlled doses of nicotine without the majority of […]

Burdensome vaping regulation about re...

The state Legislature will introduce several bills for debate in a special session Wednesday which, again, will seek to wrongly equate vapor products – including electronic cigarettes – with tobacco, ban vaping in vape shops and allow local jurisdictions to tax tobacco. A bill seeking to equate tobacco products and vapor products was defeated in […]

Government supports vaping to quit sm...

Vaping has become very popular among those wanting to live a smoke-free life while politicians pass laws banning or restricting the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping products.  Across the United States local and state governments have taken the stand against vaping, many classifying and treating vaping products just like tobacco despite no tobacco being […]

UK research finds vaping is 95 percen...

Vaping just took a huge step forward in its quest for public acceptance. A report published today by Public Health England (PHE), an agency sponsored by the UK’s Department for Health, has concluded that e-cigarettes are 95 percent less harmful than traditional smokes. In addition, it’s recognised their potential to help people quit smoking altogether, […]

Let’s ban those e-cigarettes… even th...

As we discussed earlier this summer, New York City has stuck with their habit of making sure they regulate every aspect of your life by pushing through a ban on the indoor use of e-cigarettes. Never ones to be outdone, various Empire State counties quickly began working on their own, similar bans, including Broome and […]

Are E-Cigarettes a Healthy Way to Qui...

Are E-Cigarettes a Healthy Way to Quit Smoking?

Some former smokers say “vaping” e-cigs saved them, but critics argue e-cigarettes are just another way to get people hooked. In a Healthline News report, we highlighted a small study that showed people who smoke e-cigarettes exhale less carbon monoxide. That lends credence to a theory widely held by vapers that damage to the lungs […]

‘Quit smoking, start vaping and...

‘Quit smoking, start vaping and save your life’

Swap to e-ciggies and save your life. The Electronic-Cigarette Association of SA, which represents importers and manufacturers of e-cigarettes, is urging smokers to switch from lighting-up to “vaping”. E-cigarettes are battery-operated inhalers that deliver a hit of vaporised nicotine without burning tobacco – the cause of most lung cancers. On Saturday, the association erected a […]

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