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A failure to understand the vaping subculture could explain the rise...

Have you ever wondered if one of the lawmakers restricting e-cigarettes took the time to understand the product they are regulating? Have regulators ever...

The FDA was ordered to regulate e-cigs and vapes by a...

In the latest challenge against vaping, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is being forced by a federal court to vacate previous industry guidance...

Access To Accurate Information About Nicotine Products Improves Quality of Life

Last month, the Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) announced that they found evidence of an “epidemic” of misinformation when it comes to consumers’...

The Pallone-Shalala bill would kill DIY and small manufacturers

Last week, I wrote for Vaping Post and RealClear Public Affairs about HR 2339, the Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019, and...

Politics and Tobacco Harm Reduction: Things Congress Mix Up

When has prohibition ever worked? The U.S. federal government tried it with the ban on alcohol and, until recently, politicians and policymakers started to...

FDA’s Sharpless will not be kind to vaping

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced an extension on the comment period for the drafted compliance policy for deemed tobacco products which include...

The Anatomy of a Vaping Ban: Moral Panic and Prohibition

There is no doubt that specific public health regulations are required to protect the population. From banning toxic materials in consumer goods to issuing...

Gottlieb suggests a harmful tactic: banning vape pods

One of the latest jabs against the independent vaping industry comes, once again, from the mouth of outgoing Food and Drug Administration commissioner Scott...

As big tobacco companies support Tobacco 21 proposals, the vaping industry...

Large tobacco companies have never been consistent when it comes to the acceptance of electronic nicotine delivery systems and other alternative nicotine products on...

Regulating alternative nicotine products isn’t an “all or nothing” game

Working from a coffee shop in my home state of Colorado today, I saw a committee for the state's House of Representatives vote for...
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