Tag: e-cig

Local Vaping Bans Undermining Public Health, Permits Smoking

Localities across the country are attempting to curtail access to electronic cigarettes in the name of protecting public health, but experts are warning such policies undermine gains made in reducing the smoking rate. Steve Birr | October 19th, 2017 The R Street Institute, a free-market think tank based in Washington, D.C., argues in a report published Monday that policies restricting vaping will result in less smokers ditching the habit for alternative, and safer, technologies. While researchers argue legislation aimed at cutting down on the use of combustible cigarettes is admirable, they caution against policies that falsely conflate nicotine-based devices with tobacco products. […]

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Study Finds E-Cig Users Have Better Odds To Quit Smoking

The role that electronic cigarettes and vaporizers may play in helping smokers quit gained another research boost last week. By Richard Craver | August 23rd, 2017 Researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the Rutgers School of Public Health determined that 52 percent of daily e-cig users in a study had quit smoking in the past five years, compared with just 28 percent of adults who had never tried e-cigs. Researchers said it was one of the first studies “to reveal the patterns of cessation prevalence among e-cigarette users at a national level.” “While questions regarding the efficacy of […]

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E-Cig Battery Explosion Hurts Couple’s Love Life

A married Plainfield couple is suing two Joliet vape shops, alleging batteries purchased there for an e-cigarette exploded and caught fire- By Steve Schmadeke | June 28th, 2017 In the husband’s pants pockets, leaving him with second and third-degree burns and hurting their love life. Scott Schroeck’s wife, Denise, alleges in the suit against Rockin Vape, Tobacco Zone and battery manufacturer LG that she lost her husband’s companionship after the June 12 incident. The negligence and product liability lawsuit filed in Cook County circuit court this week alleges the batteries were defective and that no warnings were provided of the […]

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