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Vaping industry thriving in the UK despite bad publicity

Good news for all those who believe in the benefit obtained by switching from smoking to vaping. According to an article published on the...

Reporting on scientific publications, what to expect for 2017?

An article published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal explores the way scientific information is conveyed to the public by the media. The authors notice the...

Malaysia: A triumvirate to regulate Ecigs

Almost one year after the National Fatwa Council of Malaysia decided vaping was haram, or forbidden, in Islam, the government decided to start regulating the e-cigarette...

PMI distributes research grants to verify their science on smoking alternatives

Debate the sources of funding Research is time consuming and is also very expensive and the source of fundings has always been a detrimental parameter...

The Israel Cancer Association’s anti-vaping crusade

ICA calls for a regulation of e-cigarettes A moratorium on e-cigarettes arrives at its term by 2017 and revive the interest of parties.The Israel Cancer Association...

Russian Government plans to double cigarette prices in 2017

According to an article published on RT news last week, a document by the Interior Ministry seen by Russian tabloid Izvestia read, “The current...

Are US States choosing tax revenue over public health?

In an article published last week on The Reason Foundation’s website, report author Jared Meyer, a fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research,...

Helvetic Vape calls for the dissolution of an anti-vaping federal commission

Helvetic Vape strongly reacted to the repression against vaping demonstrated by the Federal Commission for Tobacco Prevention (FCTP). The Association of vapers said "This advisory...

A lethal nicotine e-liquid ingestion case reported for a kid in South Korea

Upon ingestion, the toddler vomited and lost consciousness, she was pulseless and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was performed for 40 minutes by the emergency team who responded...

US : Franklin County KY rejects e-cig policy proposal

The director of the County Health Department, Judy Mattingly referred to the claims made by the FDA to back her arguments in favour of...
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