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A new study from Stanford University suggests Juul's 5.9% nicotine products have lead other e-cigarette companies to increase their nicotine content, starting a "nicotine arms race."

Juul may have pushed rival e-cigarette brands to compete in a ‘nicotine arms race,’ study says

A new study says that after Juul started selling its 5% nicotine vapes, other e-cigarette brands may have followed suit, starting a "nicotine arms race."

The FDA just called out e-cig startup Juul and tobacco giant Altria for backing away from a pledge to fight teen vaping

Regulators say e-cig startup Juul and its new part owner, tobacco giant Altria, are reneging on promises they made to curb teen vaping.
"Most explosions happened when the e-cigarette batteries were being charged," the CDC wrote on its website.

A man died after an e-cigarette exploded in his face, and his isn’t the first death from these devices

On January 29, a man was reported dead after his e-cigarette exploded and parts of it pierced his carotid artery. He isn't the first to die from such an incident.
Researchers concluded using the tobacco products could increase a person's risks for a variety of heart-related conditions.

Researchers just finished the largest study ever on e-cigarettes and stroke risk, and the results are alarming

A new study from the American Heart Association found that using e-cigarettes could increase a person's risk for stroke, heart disease, and heart attack.
All of the participants in the study received "behavioral support" to help guide them through the quitting process.

E-cigarettes could help adult smokers quit, but there is a major catch

A new study found that e-cigarettes could be more effective than other smoking cessation methods, but must be paired with therapy to be useful long term.

The maker of Marlboro cigarettes is getting slammed after Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock, citing ‘harsh FDA regulatory objectives’

Altria, which recently made a big investment in the e-cigarette space, slumps after Morgan Stanley downgraded it, citing FDA suppress on e-cigarettes.
Common treatments for nicotine addiction, like the patch and gum, aren't legal for teenagers to use.

The FDA is so concerned about teen vaping, they’re considering drug therapy to help kids quit

At a recent public hearing, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) called for more drug therapy research to help teenagers quit smoking and vaping tobacco.
Juul's flavor pods can still be bought online, and will eventually be allowed back in stores.

Juul is spending $10 million on a TV ad campaign aimed at adults, amid criticism that its e-cigarettes get teens hooked

Electronic-cigarette company Juul announced a $10 million TV ad campaign aimed at adult cigarette smokers who want to find other alternatives.
Quitting smoking is hard, but it's possible.

How to quit smoking in 2019, according to experts

INSIDER polled people about their New Year's resolutions to quit smoking. Here's what experts have to say about the most popular quitting plans.
US Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in a new advisory that e-cigs like the Juul are a danger to kids and teens.

The company behind Marlboro just made a huge bet on Juul, and the move makes the Silicon Valley e-cig startup more valuable than Airbnb

Altria, the $100 billion tobacco giant behind Marlboro and Parliament cigarettes, has made a massive investment in Juul.