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San Francisco voters recently approved a sweeping ban on flavored tobacco products that includes vapes and e-cigs. Researchers call the ban a win for public health as the colorful, candy-flavored devices are viral among teens. But the measure could spell trouble for a nascent but booming industry.
An e-cigarette with twice the nicotine of comparable devices is taking over high schools — and scientists are sounding the alarm
Teens are bragging about vaping, or "Juuling," with an e-cig called a Juul. But vaping has health risks, especially for young people.
The US government is cracking down on a wildly popular vape pen with ‘scary’ nicotine levels, which experts say targets teens
The FDA is beginning to crack down on a vape pen called the Juul, which contains twice the nicotine of comparable devices. Some experts believe the device targets young people, whose brains are more vulnerable to addiction.
Several studies, including a new analysis published this week, suggest that teens who try e-cigs are more likely to start smoking conventional cigarettes.
In a new study, scientists studied the urine of teen vapers in California and found significant levels of hazardous chemicals like those used for manufacturing.
The head of the CDC resigns after a report said she purchased shares of a tobacco company while in office
Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald has resigned as Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director after a report said she traded Japan Tobacco while leading the agency.
The National Academies of Sciences considered roughly 5,000 studies to include in its analysis and combed through the findings of more than 800 studies.
People who used e-cigarettes daily were far more likely to have quit regular cigarettes than those who had never tried e-cigs. Still, more research is needed.
Cuba's tobacco production can be compared to Napa Valley's wine culture. To put it lightly, it's taken very seriously.
Vice President-elect Mike Pence wrote in an op-ed article in 2000 that despite "hysteria from the political class and the media," smoking doesn't kill.