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Hong Kong to Enforce a Total Ban on E-Cigarettes

The ban was announced last Wednesday by Chief Executive Carrie Lam during a policy address. Earlier this month, four medical groups in Hong Kong...

UK Vapers Can Finally Benefit From Cheaper Insurance Premiums

Last year, the fact that insurance companies were still imposing a “smoker’s surcharge” on e-cigarette users made headlines. “It is just not fair,” said...

Ontario Health Groups’ Argue Against E-Cig Advertising

Last Summer, the provincial government of Ontario put on hold changes to the Smoke Free Ontario Act 2017, which included a ban on the...

AMA Supports Lawsuit Against FDA Over E-Cig Rules Delay  

The lawsuit against the FDA was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland earlier this year. “It is illegal, unreasonable...

Americans still don’t understand vaping, and Hong Kong is planning to ban it

US poll shows dangerous ignorance on vaping A new poll has shown that most US adults are terrifyingly ignorant about vapour products – and the...

Australia’s Labor Party Against Scientific Inquiry Into E-Cigs

Australia’s liberal party MPs have been striving to overturn the current vaping ban. Down under the devices are legal, but the use of nicotine-containing...

Juul Labs Preparing to Launch in Switzerland

Following countless alarming media reports and mounting public pressure, the FDA has been infamously cracking down on Juul labs. Last September, the agency issued...

The FDA Should Not Fight Youth Vaping by Restricting Flavours

Following countless alarming media reports and mounting public pressure, the FDA has been infamously cracking down on Juul labs and teen vaping. Last September,...

Smoking Impacts the Environment as Negatively as it Does One’s Health

The report, authored by scientists from Imperial College London, was presented last week at the WHO’s FCTC COP8. While most reports focus on the...

Nicotine Patches’ Inventor Disagrees with Current Demonization of E-Cigs

Following alarming media reports and public pressure, the FDA has been cracking down on Juul and teen vaping. Last September, the agency issued more...
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