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E-cigarette health risks cited

ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>March 25th, 2014<p>Dr. Nancy Snyderman, NBC News’ chief medical editor, joins TODAY to discuss the alarming news about …

Are e-cigarettes safe to puff?

'People smoke for the nicotine, they die from the smoke,' says e-cigarette advocate<p>As electronic or e-cigarettes grow in popularity, some health …

This Tweeting E-Cigarette Does Exactly What You'd Expect

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>While at New York's Tir Na Nog bar, John Mayo-Smith of the creative agency R/GA observed a fellow employee taking drags …

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Ukip accepts £25,000 donation from e-cigarette firm

Party, which has always opposed regulation of non-tobacco nicotine products as medicine, took Pillbox38 funds in May<p>The UK Independence party has been given a £25,000 donation by an electronic cigarette company, while opposing new Brussels rules that would regulate non-tobacco nicotine products as …

E-cigarette sales explode as Smoke NV dominates Canadian market

(Photo: Farzin Ghayor)<p>When Shanu Mohamedali boasts that his electronic cigarette business is exploding, he’s not blowing smoke.<p>It’s 5:15 a.m. local …

CHART OF THE DAY: E-Cigarettes Are Selling Like Crazy

The tobacco industry has a big problem: people are smoking less.<p>Morgan Stanley's David Adelman sees at least eight reasons why this is happening. From his latest note to clients:<p>Secular pressure on US cigarette consumption continues unabated, and includes: (i) An aging and more health conscious …

Public Health

D.C. to Ban E-Cigarettes?

Two councilmembers seek to ban tobacco alternative from public places.<p>Electronic cigarettes, an increasingly popular alternative to traditional …

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E-Cigarettes Bring Smokers Back Inside, For Now

Smoking used to be sexy. Look at <i>Mad Men</i> or Humphrey Bogart. But that was then. These days, Americans are buying fewer cigarettes. Just this week, U.S. tobacco companies released their first quarter earnings, and, unsurprisingly, cigarette sales were down from last year.<p>But that doesn't mean tobacco …

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E-cigarettes and the rise of the vapers: Can there really be smoke without fire?

In the hope of quitting smoking last year, an estimated 700,000 people in Britain turned to electronic cigarettes, which allow users to replicate …

The Rise Of E-Smoke

Puff, puff, pass the e-cigarette. To the tune of about $2 billion in retails sales this year. That's a lot of smokeless vapor for an industry that …

E-cigarette classification as medicines plan angers industry

Health officials want to give electronic products same status as gums, patches and mouthsprays that contain nicotine<p>Electronic cigarettes are to be classed as medicines under proposals to tighten up the regulation of products containing nicotine – but their manufacturers say they will not …