A Congressman Just Vaped To Protest Anti-Vaping Legislation
Legislators are not always above using the occasional prop to make a point, but in what’s perhaps a new high for lawmakers, a Congressman today started vaping in the middle of a discussion about anti-vaping legislation. California Rep. Duncan Hunter took a drag during a debate over a ...Continue Reading...
Leonardo Discriminated For Vaping
The American Lung Association which witnessed Leonardo DiCaprio vaping at the SAG awards, considers his habit to be ‘Deeply Troubling’! Leonardo DiCaprio has been vaping since 2013. Though many restaurants and other places in Los Angeles ban vaping, too, it wasn’t prohibited ...Continue Reading...
White House Finalizing Vaping Rules
The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is currently reviewing new federal regulations requiring all e-cigarette products sold after February 15, 2007, to apply for federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval, regardless of whether they are new products or previously ...Continue Reading...
Pharmacist Says Vaping Is Good
For one local pharmacist and quit coach, if vaping can stop people from smoking it’s a good thing. Bryan Gray, a pharmacist who’s also certified through the Ontario Pharmacists Association to prescribe quitting smoking agents, said he’s asked all the time by about vaping and ...Continue Reading...
Eight States Raised Tobacco And Vapor Taxes Last Year
After only two states increased cigarette tax rates in 2014, eight states enacted higher cigarette and/or tobacco product tax rates in 2015. At the same time, 16 state legislatures failed to pass proposed cigarette and/or tobacco tax increases. The eight states that raised cigarette and/or ...Continue Reading...
FDA Could Trigger Massive Black Market
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could start a massive black market and turn millions of vapers back to cigarettes if it pushes ahead with stricter regulations on e-cigarettes. One of the largest surveys of vapers ever conducted shows vast numbers of former smokers and those who have ...Continue Reading...
Giving Thanks To Attorney General
In previous news, Iowa’s Attorney General Tom Miller spoke his opinion about vaping to other public officials. In an article published by the Des Moines Register, they give thanks, “we thank him for sharing his thoughts and encourage other public officials to look at e-cigarettes ...Continue Reading...
Malaysian Muslim Clerics Issue Fatwa Against Vaping
Malaysia’s National Fatwa Council has issued a fatwa declaring the use of electronic cigarettes as ‘haram’ or forbidden for Muslims. The decision was reached after a special council meeting held on 21 December. The council said that vaping could be equated to drinking poison ...Continue Reading...
Federal Regulators Smack Down Vaping Industry
A policy rider that could’ve saved 99 percent of the e-cigarette of from de facto prohibition failed to make it into the House’s omnibus spending bill released Tuesday night. The rider would’ve changed the Food and Drug Administration‘s (FDA) rules requiring all e-cigarette products released ...Continue Reading...
Misconceptions Around Health Risks Of Vaping Are Growing Fast
A new study highlights the uphill struggle facing e-cigarette advocates who are on a mission to convince the public that vaping is safer than smoking by an order of magnitude. The journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse published a study showing the percentage of tobacco smokers who perceive smoking ...Continue Reading...
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