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UK Gov. urged to launch a year round vaping campaign

Stoptober, is organized by National Health Service (NHS) UK and is a campaign that encourages smokers to quit cigarettes for the month of October,...

ASH report on history and future of the war against tobacco

The report titled, Action on Smoking and Health: 50 Years Turning the Tide in the Tobacco War, 1967 – 2017, was released last week....

A study from Italy looking at oral health in e-cigarette users

This clinical observational study was carried out at the Unit of Periodontology and Oral Hygiene of Calabrodental Clinic in Crotone Italy, and published in...

Honolulu bans smoking and vaping in vehicles carrying kids

The bill was approved earlier this month, on Wednesday the 11th of October, and the city’s mayor Kirk William Caldwell, has stated that he...

Korea : How would a tax on safer tobacco alternatives affect the market?

Earlier this month, data released by the government of Korea indicated that imports of e-cigarettes has more than doubled, since taxes on combustible tobacco...

UK Stop Smoking Center cuts back on services to save money

Whilst other countries such as the US, are heavily regulating vaping products and putting them under the same sphere as tobacco products, the UK not only supports...

BAT aims to double the sales of its harm reduction devices in a year

A couple of months back in September, BAT announced major changes in its management structure, in order to incorporate vaping products in its core...

New York cracks down again as UK MPs announce vaping inquiry

MPs resurrect zombie “gateway” claims In a bizarre move, a British parliamentary committee announced on Wednesday that it plans to launch a new inquiry into...

US study analyzing the use of nicotine as a treatment for MCI

Over 8 million American adults are currently diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). This condition which affects memory, attention or other thinking skills is...

Youth activists support raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Massachusetts

The young adults held banners, and each shared a reason why they support the legislation that was proposed earlier this year. The bill, “An...
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