U.S. NEWS Banning e-cigarettes, not tobacco products, is ‘ludicrous,’ some public health experts say

By:  Elizabeth Chuck San Francisco’s ban on electronic cigarettes is an “insane public policy,” some public health experts say, arguing that the city should ban all tobacco products instead. The criticism came after San Francisco on Tuesday became the first major city in the United…

Iowa Attorney General Defends Vaping

Believes regulation should be dictated by science, not fear. The United States is currently in the midst of hysteria surrounding nicotine vaping following reports of illnesses repeatedly misattributed to it, despite both the FDA and CDC finding illicit cannabis oil cartridges as the source. As…

Vaping Helps More Than 50,000 Smokers Quit Annually

New research notes vaping’s efficacy as a smoking cessation device There has been a recent backlash against vaping in the United States as media outlets misattribute illnesses to e-cigarettes, despite extensive evidence finding illicit cannabis cartridges at fault. Regardless of the misinformed hysteria that has…

Ex-FDA Chief Gottlieb: JUUL is the problem, not adult vape shops

On Monday, former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said that pod-style vapor products like JUUL, NJOY, and Vuse should be the primary focus of a possible Trump flavor ban.  Citing two recently published studies that clarify the scope of use of electronic cigarettes by American…

Still unconvinced of vape bans. Trump says Black Market ‘poison’ is chief concern

Yesterday, President Donald Trump held his long-awaited meeting with vaping advocacy groups, medical lobbyists, and leading e-cig retailers to debate the possible relevance of nationwide flavor bans.  The president first announced his intentions to implement such a ban during a September 11 press conference at…

White House Rally: Look What You Did, Vapers!

The rally last Saturday in Washington was postponed for an hour while President Trump prepared to board a helicopter on his way to a football game. Vapers waited patiently across the street near the Washington Monument. When Trump took off, he flew right over the…

Apple Bans All Vaping Apps from its App Store

Apple bans all vaping related apps from their app store, citing the recent health concerns and deaths the driving force for this move. The ban has already been put into action, though initially downloaded apps will continue running. Apple on Friday banned all vaping apps…

СDС: THC May be a Part of Vaping Related Injuries and Deaths

CDC confirms that THC vape juices and cartridges may be the biggest contributor to the recent vaping illnesses and deaths. In a press release, it said it is working in pinpointing the exact cause. CDC confirms that THC vaping accounts for a great proportion of…

Arkansas AG Leslie Rutledge Takes Action Against eBay Vape Seller

Every day, hundreds of responsible online retailers of vaping products use multiple tools to stop minors from illegally accessing vaping products, including third-party age verification, requesting scans of government-issued IDs, and requiring billing/shipping addresses to match. Unfortunately, this level of dedication is not seen across…