Tag: tobacco

Study Shows Rise In E-Cig Users Vaping Illicit Drugs

E-Cigarettes are being adapted to use heroin, crack cocain, ecstasy, and cannabis which could lead to more overdoses, sources say. By Richard Gray | October 16th, 2017 Electronic cigarettes are being used to vape illegal substances like cannabis, crack cocaine, ecstasy, and heroin as part of a disturbing new drugs culture. A study by public health experts has revealed alarming numbers of e-cigarette users are modifying their vaping devices so they can inhale vapor from banned drugs. The research found 39 percent of people with electronic vaping devices admit to using them to take illegal drugs or former ‘legal highs’ […]

The post Study Shows Rise In E-Cig Users Vaping Illicit Drugs appeared first on Vapor News.

Read More

E-Cigs: Why The Huge Boom In The Smoking Alternative?

With over 1300 registered e-cig stores in the UK, 59 of which are in Manchester, it is no secret that the vape business and community has surged in recent years. By Kieran Isgin | October 2nd, 2017 For those not in the know, electronic cigarettes (commonly referred to as e-cigarettes or e-cigs) are a form of tobacco product in which a person puts liquid containing nicotine into an electronically powered vaporizer that turns the liquid into a vapor for the person to inhale and get the nicotine into their system. A popular e-cig store in Manchester is Vape Lounge on […]

The post E-Cigs: Why The Huge Boom In The Smoking Alternative? appeared first on Vapor News.

Read More

Teens Who Vape Double Their Risk For Smoking Cigarettes

Teenagers who try e-cigarettes double their risk for smoking tobacco cigarettes, according to a new study. By news-medical.net | September 18th, 2017 The study — from the University of Waterloo and the Wake Forest School of Medicine — found that students in grades seven to 12 who had tried an e-cigarette are 2.16 times more likely to be susceptible to cigarette smoking. “Since e-cigarettes came on the market there has been a debate about whether their use may lead to cigarette smoking,” said Bruce Baskerville, the co-author on the study and a researcher at the Propel Centre for Population Health […]

The post Teens Who Vape Double Their Risk For Smoking Cigarettes appeared first on Vapor News.

Read More

Is It Safe To Vape Without Nicotine?

Most medical experts now agree that e-cigarettes are safe compared to their old-style tobacco counterparts Vaping Post | August 22nd, 2017 But a lot of smokers who’re thinking about trying them still have some questions. One thing that (strangely) we’re hearing more often is the question, “Is it safe to vape without nicotine?” This is strange because, usually, people are claiming that it’s not safe to vape with nicotine! The exaggerated dangers of this mild drug are one of the most commonly quoted reasons why e-cigs are bad and must be controlled. Some countries have even passed laws restricting the nicotine content; in the EU […]

The post Is It Safe To Vape Without Nicotine? appeared first on Vapor News.

Read More

The FDA Pushes Back Deadline for PMTA’s By Five Years

Agency to pursue lowering nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels and create more predictability in tobacco regulation By FDA News Release | July 28th, 2017 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced a new comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation that will serve as a multi-year roadmap to better protect kids and significantly reduce tobacco-related disease and death. The approach places nicotine, and the issue of addiction, at the center of the agency’s tobacco regulation efforts. The goal is to ensure that the FDA has the proper scientific and regulatory foundation to efficiently and effectively implement the Family […]

The post The FDA Pushes Back Deadline for PMTA’s By Five Years appeared first on Vapor News.

Read More
Loading

Categories

Advocacy

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news articles from the website.

Thank you for subscribing to our newsletter. Every Wednesday you will receive a list of the latest articles on Live4Vaping.com.