eCigarettes

No adverse health impacts from long term vaping -- Study

24-month clinical trial shows no negative health impact on smokers who used vaping products, and no increase in body weight<p>Amsterdam, Netherlands, …

Research

Ukiah smoke shop goes up in smoke

The Mendo Leaf Smoke Shop in Ukiah was gutted Friday after a vaping device apparently exploded in an employee’s hand, the Ukiah Valley Fire Authority …

Mendocino County

Webster vape shop sued over exploding e-cig battery

A Webster man who was allegedly injured when his e-cigarette exploded is suing the store where he bought the device.

Smoking

National cancer rates drops sharply as vaping surges in popularity

New statistics released by the American Cancer Society (ACS) show cancer death rates in the U.S. are dropping to record lows, and vaping is likely a …

Public Health

No Drop in Teen Use of Tobacco Products, CDC Says, and E-Cigs May Be Why

THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Use of tobacco products by U.S. teens hasn't fallen since 2011, and federal officials say electronic …

Public Health

Rising trend to quit smoking may boost the e-cigarette market

<b>Rising trend to quit smoking may boost the e-cigarette market</b><p>Electronic cigarettes were brought to the market in 2004 by Chinese entrepreneurs. …

Smoking

American Lung Association in Massachusetts urges Massachusetts to update smokefree law to include e-cigarettes

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published an article in its Dec. 15, 2017, “Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report” providing an …

Cannabis

E-Cigarette Bills Pending in New York State Legislature

Coming under scrutiny in the 2017-18 session of the New York State Legislature, electronic cigarettes and other vapor products have been the subject…

Smoking

Philip Morris: Is It Time To Quit?

Growing health trends in developed markets is a major headwind for tobacco.<p>Smoke-free initiative is a make or break for the company.<p>Valuation may be …

Business

How Vaping Managed To Disrupt The Tobacco Industry | Articles | Chief Innovation Officer

Mad Men was one of the most iconic shows of the past decade, depicting the advertising industry in the 1960's, it focusses on Don Draper and looks at …

Innovation

Smoking Is so Addictive That One Cigarette Can Hook You for Life, Alarming New Study Shows

Any smoker can tell you the call of nicotine is strong. But how addictive can one cigarette possibly be? Turns out, even smoking once can turn you …

Public Health

US Cancer Deaths drop at record low due to decrease in smoking

Recent data released by the American Cancer Society, pointed out that in 2015, the most recent year with available data, cancer deaths dropped to …

Public Health

Many smokers overestimate e-cigarette risks, MPs hear

• Gareth Iacobucci<p>The BMJ<p>Many smokers are overestimating the risks associated with e-cigarettes because of a “misrepresentation” of current evidence, …

Medical Journals

Making The Switch: 5 Celebrities Who Did it

<b>Dave Chappelle.</b><p>On December 31st, 2017, Netflix released another Dave Chappelle stand-up comedy special for our viewing pleasure. If you know anything …

Simon Cowell

Vaping chiefs hope Brexit will puff new life into industry

Brexit may provide a boost for the electronic cigarette industry as it could allow ministers to slash red tape which dictates the size and strength of nicotine refill containers.<p>The use of e-cigarettes, widely known as vaping, has proven popular among those who wish to kick the habit as they …

Brexit

E-cigarette battery blaze injures one on Pinellas bus

A lithium battery from an electronic cigarette caught fire Monday on a Pinellas bus, injuring one passenger.<p>Largo police officers were called about …

Smoking

Kodak to launch cryptocurrency, stock pops 125%

Kodak is moving from cameras to crypto in a move likely to be viewed as a picture-perfect example of bitcoin mania.<p>The century-old camera brand said Tuesday it is investing in blockchain technology and plans to launch a "photo-centric cryptocurrency" called KODAKCoin.<p>Kodak (KODK)'s stock surged as …

Cryptocurrency

Man Burned After E-Cigarette Explodes

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> A Maryland man is in the hospital after his e-cigarette exploded while he was changing the batteries.The Maryland State Fire …

Smoking

Study shows e-Cigarettes are less harmful than conventional cigarettes

The study stated that no changes were observed in the blood pressure or heart rate of the young e-cigarette users. (Source: Thinkstock images)<p>Tiger …

Health

Could e-cigarettes have caused this little-known lung condition?

The E-cigarette market is a multi-billion pound industry and one which is only continuing to grow.<p>For many “vaping” is now a part of everyday life …

Health

The travesties that are Glantz, epidemiology modeling, and PubMed Commons

<i>by Carl V Phillips</i><p>I was asked to rescue from the memory hole a criticism of a Glantz junk paper from a year ago. I originally covered it in this …

Data Science

Why Vaping Isn't a 'Gateway' to Smoking

As Imre Lakatos so eloquently stated in 1973, “Blind commitment to a theory is not an intellectual virtue: it is an intellectual crime.” Indeed, …

Smoking

Philip Morris Giving Up Cigarette Business, Developing New Technology To Replace Traditional Tobacco Products

Cigarette maker Philip Morris has a bold New Year’s resolution. After more than a century, the maker of Marlboro has plans to get out of the …

Public Health

E-cigarette Market 2018 – KiK, Blu eCigs, Truvape, ProVape, Cigr8, Hangsen, Innokin, Kimree, Njoy | The Financial Portal

Global E-cigarette Market report 2018 provides readers with a detailed insight of <b>E-cigarette</b> industry inclusive of subjective aspects which will help …

Smoking

Philip Morris says it’s quitting cigarettes

Holy smokes!<p>Tobacco giant Philip Morris International is joining in on the “New Year, New Me” idea by announcing it wants to give up smoking in the …

Business

Philip Morris says it wants to stop selling cigarettes in latest advertising campaign

One of the world’s biggest tobacco companies has said it is “trying to give up cigarettes”. Philip Morris, which makes Marlboros and a host of other …

Smoking

Are teen e-cigarette users more likely to smoke in the future?

The study was carried out by the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education and concluded that vaping may end up reversing the current …

Public Health

Five Things to Do With a Broken Hash Oil Cartridge

<b>Get a new cartridge</b><br>No, not a new pre-filled cartridge – an empty cartridge. Most vape shops sell empty cartridges for vapers who like to make their …

Denver

'We're trying to give up cigarettes', says Philip Morris ad

Global tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) has run a print ad claiming that it wishes "to stop selling cigarettes" in the UK.<p>To continue …

Advertising (UK)

E-Cigarette Market to Reach $48 Billion by 2023: P&S Market Research

NEW YORK, Jan. 02, 2018 -- According to the report published by P&S Market Research, the global e-cigarette market is forecasted to attain a value of …

Smoking