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US Cancer Deaths drop at record low due to decrease in smoking

Cancer deaths have dropped to 158.6 per 100,000 people, a rate that is 26% lower than that in 1991.Recent data released by the American...

Public Health England launches Pro-Vaping Campaign

Thanks to the widespread use of e-cigs, the UK is now boasting the second lowest smoking rates in Europe and the lowest ever reported...

Singapore’s total e-cig ban comes into effect in the coming months

Importing and selling vaping products has been banned in the island city-state since 2014, and possession of the products has been made illegal since...

Philip Morris puts anti-smoking advert in UK newspapers

PMI who is the maker of Marlboro, has been been promoting itself as wanting to achieve a smoke-free future, whilst at the same time...

New Zealand liberalisation faces delays, while bans and taxes continue to spread

Pressure mounts on NZ government to legalise nicotine vaping Faced with exploding crime and a stagnant smoking rate, the New Zealand government is under increasing...

More data indicating that smokers switching to e-cigs are more likely to quit

"Combustible cigarettes are the most harmful form of nicotine delivery. Alternative delivery of nicotine, through e-cigarettes, could significantly reduce harm and the risks of...

Are teen e-cigarette users more likely to smoke in the future?

The study was carried out by the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education and concluded that vaping may end up reversing the current...

NZ Union urges government to regulate e-cigs after crime surge

Despite a 60% rise in cigarette prices, only one in ten people have quit, and no decrease has been recorded in Maori and Pasifika...

One more study indicates the relative safety of vaping

This study has found that vaping has “a dramatic and positive effect on the health of those who are able to switch from cigarettes.”The...

Big Tobacco asks Canadian lawmakers for a competitive tax regime

Imperial is against the government's plan to implement plain and standardized packaging for regular cigarettes.Despite being against any future tax increases, Imperial is not...
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