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Siegel: The Lies told by the Tobacco Control Movement

In a blog published earlier this week, Siegel pointed out that careers in public health and tobacco control are meant to based on the...

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health Makes Untrue Claims

Sadly, the Pennsylvania Department of Health is ignoring the scientific data indicating the relative safety of vaping products, and released the following inaccurate statement....

Public Health Expert on Study Claiming That Vaping Causes Smoking

In line with the infamous “Gateway Theory”, a recent study, published last month in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, and based on...

A “Truth” Campaign That Is Spreading Anything But The Truth

“Better Smoke 19 Cigarettes than Vape One Juul Pod,” is basically the message that America’s adolescents are receiving. In fact, in response to the...

The relationship between smoking, vaping and myocardial infarction

A US study titled Association Between Electronic Cigarette Use and Myocardial Infarction, published on AJPM, surveyed 69,046 people in 2014 and 2016 to assess...

Romania: A Proposal to Ban Vaping in Public Places

In Romania, smoking has been banned in all enclosed public spaces as of 2016. The new draft law, which was submitted to Parliament in...

Does Vaping Lead to Heart Attacks?

The cross-sectional study looked at data from the National Health Interview Surveys of 2014 and 2016 involving 69,725 participants, and controlled for conventional cigarette...

How the FDA is perpetuating the problem of exploding e-cig batteries

The article on ABC News reporting the episode said “there have been at least 92 documented explosions”, and according to the local Deputy Fire...

The Gateway theory blasted, 2016 MTF shows sharp decline in youth...

Claims that electronic cigarettes are having a gateway effect on youths, and are leading  them to smoking have been circulating for a while. However...

Smoking continues to plummet in the US

The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults — United States, 2005–2015, which was released by Centers for Disease Control and...
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