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What’s Coming from FDA in 2016

It has been a long time coming, but 2016 looks like the year that FDA is going to crack down on e-cigarettes. FDA’s proposed rule on electronic cigarettes will probably be finalized this year. This is what is known as the ‘deeming rule’ that would extend FDA’s authority to regulate e-cigs. It will most likely […]

Media Offers Questionable Science on Vaping ‘Dangers’

In late December, the UK’s Daily Telegraph came out with a tremendously inaccurate article on possible dangers of e-cigarettes. Even though many experts and vapers have complained about the inaccuracies in the article, there have been no corrections issued. The most outrageous aspect of the article was the headline that stated that e-cigs are as […]

HUD Could Hurt Disabled If E-Cig Ban Implemented

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has threatened that it will ban the use of e-cigarettes in public housing, which some pro-vaping groups have derided as ‘cruel’ and ‘unforceable.’ HUD last week opened its 60 day comment period on whether or not it should include vaping in its proposed smoking ban in […]

Vaping Industry Wants Support From 2016 Presidential Candidates

The quickly growing e-cigarette industry wants the 2016 presidential candidates to support vaping devices over regular cigarettes. According to the Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association, or SFATA, the vapor industry leader sent letters this week to presidential candidates in both parties and asked them to advocate for vapor products and to correct some of the […]

E-Cig Safety Tips

An exploding e-cigarette in Naples FL a few weeks ago that left a man in serious condition with facial injuries has caused some to raise question about the safety of e-cigs. Actually, e-cigarettes are perfectly safe if you keep a few simple things in mind: E-cigs, just like cell phones, tablets and laptops, contain lithium-ion […]

New CDC Study Disarms E-Cig Critics, But Government Scrutiny Rising

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A new Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study suggests that public health activists have little to fear regarding a new wave of smokers due to the vaping revolution. The CDC report, the first of its kind that estimates the amount of e-cigarette use in the US, shows that only .4 percent of people […]