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Diane Caruana

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In-house journalist covering international vaping news.

IBVTA criticises latest e-cig advertising restrictions

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An article published on the IBVTA’s website earlier this month, pointed out that from now on it will no longer be possible to advertise...

Have your say : Allegheny County’s proposed vaping ban

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Over thirty people spoke at this public hearing, naming the pros and cons that in their opinions would come about as a result of...

About the e-liquid flavour ban in Wales

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At the end of last January, the Welsh government’s health agency issued a statement saying that although vaping is safer than smoking, “ 'Confectionary-like'...

Was the BBC’s article about snus just a well timed piece?

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Snus is a tobacco product which is very popular in Sweden and Norway, and is considered to be an effective harm reduction product which...

Exploring ‘Extinction Therapy’

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Addiction researchers say that in smokers, triggers in the surroundings, such as the sight of a packet of cigarettes, have become linked to the...

Hawaii Authorities propose e-cig tax

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An article published yesterday on Hawaii News Now, said that Trish La Chica, policy director at The Coalition for a Tobacco Free Hawaii, feels...

Revision of the Tobacco Excise Directive : Have your Say

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Many Health experts and anti-tobacco organizations have spoken up about the consequences that would come about with the implementation of this tax, with many...

Philippines : Anti-tobacco organization asks for e-cig regulations

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The NVAP is a tobacco control, persons with disability and cancer prevention advocacy group based in the Philippines. To support his argument, the organization’s...

Considered a criminal for quitting smoking via e-cigs

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In an article published on News.Com last week, the Australian celebrity said that after smoking for 25 years and feeling torn between his addiction...

NNA Australia’s real battle begins now

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Last August, the New Nicotine Alliance (NNA), who is a non profit organization that supports tobacco harm reduction strategies, was amongst those who submitted...