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A teen says she wouldn’t have tried Juul’s e-cigarettes had she known they contained nicotine, and is now considering a lawsuit

Bailey Legacki, now aged 18, told the New York Times she was taken in by Juul's advertising but did not realise there was nicotine in Juul's products.
President Donald Trump participates in a listening session on youth vaping and the electronic cigarette epidemic inside the Cabinet Room at the White House.

Trump defended keeping flavored-e-cigarettes legal in a recent White House meeting despite his previously proposed ban

In a tense debate at the White House, public health and e-cigarette industry representatives tried to persuade Trump as he mulls a ban on sales.

Officials believe vitamin E oil is playing a pivotal role in the outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses, after 39 deaths

Investigators said vitamin E acetate, an ingredient found in canola, soy, and corn oil, appears to be playing a pivotal role in the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses during a call with reporters on Friday.

Juul has pulled its most popular flavor in a last-ditch effort to stop teens from vaping

The news comes on the heels of new research suggesting that mint and mango are the top flavors among high school students who Juul.

Altria writes down Juul investment by $4.5 billion amid vaping crackdown

The tobacco giant said no single factor led to the charge, but it did cite the increasing regulatory pressure on vaping.

Juul halts US sales of its fruity-flavored vaping pods as regulators investigate it for marketing to minors — just hours after Philip Morris sai...

"When it comes to the youth access issue, this is where we focus on good conversion practices and a very stringent focus on adult smokers."
Using addictive substances at a young age can make it easier to become addicted to that substance and others for the long term.

Kids as young as 11 are vaping. A pediatrician says the habit could permanently stunt their brain development.

Nicotine in some vape devices can make the skill-based area of a child's brain develop more slowly than normal.
Critics of Juul and other manufactures claim their fruity flavors are marketed towards children.

Vaping giant Juul says it’s giving up on fighting San Francisco’s anti-vaping laws

E-cigarette giant Juul said it will no longer support a San Francisco ballot measure to overturn the city's anti-vaping law.
Bogusky may be best-known for his Truth Initiative anti-smoking ads.

Juul’s Silicon Valley marketing tactics are to blame for its troubles, says longtime advertising exec Alex Bogusky

Bogusky said Juul, like other startups, pushed for growth at any cost by positioning itself as a tech company.

No one knows why vapes are leading to lung injury and death, but a lung doctor says formaldehyde and a chemical used in weed killer may be partially t...

The pulmonologist is leading a study of millennials to track how their behaviors and environment affect lung health over time.