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Danish Health Minister Raises E-Cig Alarm Following US Lung Disease Cases

One of the latest accusations faced by the vaping industry is the outbreak of a severe lung disease in the US, which is being...

NZ: Vaping Campaign Launch Ahead of E-Cig Ads Ban

The launch of Alt New Zealand’s campaign is right on the heels of an announcement by Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa, saying that plans...

Vape-Related Lung Disease Linked to Vitamin E Oil and Lipid-Laden Macrophages

Three additional deaths were confirmed last Friday in Indiana, Minnesota and California, following the ones reported in Illinois and Oregon, as the number of...

CDC Says Fifth Person Dies as Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Disease Hit 450

Three additional deaths were confirmed last Friday in Indiana, Minnesota and California, following the ones reported in Illinois and Oregon. “While this investigation is...

Milwaukee Lung Disease Cases Also Linked to Vaping Marijuana Oils

“Severe pulmonary disease has been discovered among teens and adults who reported vaping,” said a health alert released on Wednesday. Sadly the notice is...

The Costs of Michigan’s Flavored E-Cigarette Ban

SPECIAL REPORT When the news broke that Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, intends to ban absolutely all flavors—including mint and menthol—for six months, I...

Legal e-cigs in the clear in US epidemic, but pressure for bans continues

US lung epidemic “caused by contamination” The outbreak of serious lung disease across the USA, which the press have been gleefully linking to electronic cigarettes,...

Authorities must use accuracy in public health warnings about vaping lung disease outbreak

A pivotal tenant to harm reduction is the dissemination of accurate information about specific risky human behaviors. Broadly, harm reduction can be viewed in...

Juul Sets in Place Another Measure to Prevent Teen Vaping

“Don’t start using nicotine if you don’t have a pre-existing relationship with nicotine,” says Juul CEO Kevin Burns. The new age-verification system at points...

Egyptian MP Calls For an E-Cig Ban, Making Numerous Inaccurate Claims

Member of the House of Representatives Amal Rizk-Allah quoted the World Health Organization (WHO), saying that e-cigarettes are not any safer than regular cigarettes,...
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