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Juul took out ads on Nickelodeon, and even its board of directors thought the models looked ‘too young,’ a new lawsuit says

Juul executives say advertising to kids is "antithetical to the company's mission," but a lawsuit says the company put ads on kids' channels.
Leonardo DiCaprio's been nominated for six Oscars in his acting tenure, scoring Best Actor for his role in 'The Revenant' in 2015.

The 24-carat gold-plated vape pen in the 2020 Oscar nominee gift bag was inspired by Leonardo DiCaprio’s love of vaping

The gift bag totals more than $225,000 and is the highest valued group of items yet. It will be given to about 25 top acting and directing nominees.
Daniel giving a lecture on the dangers of vaping to 4-8th graders at Our Lady Star of the Sea middle school, which he attended.

A teen had a double lung transplant due to vaping-related lung damage. He says his twin brother still vapes.

After vaping daily, high school junior Daniel Ament had to undergo a double lung transplant. Now he's raising awareness about vaping's dangers.
Juul brand vape cartridges are pictured for sale at a shop in Atlanta

Altria bet almost $13 billion on Juul, now it’s paying the price with $4.1 billion in impairment charges

Altria invested $12.8 billion in Juul, but Altria took a $4.1 billion impairment charge as Juul got tied up in legal battles related to vaping.
Vaping activists protested outside of Mar-A-Lago after the FDA issued a ban on flavored e-cigarette pods.

Trump reportedly said ‘I should never have done that f—ing vaping thing,’ expressing regrets over his involvement in e-cigarette pol...

During a meeting about health care as a 2020 issue, Trump called Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to discuss his vaping policy.
There's a vaping panic in the US.

The vaping panic is looking eerily like the start of a new drug war

Media malpractice and political opportunism recklessly panicked the public. New prohibitions are already producing drug-war-like results.
A child filmed vaping on January 9.

A 2-year-old boy was filmed vaping in a Snapchat video, and police say his babysitter is to blame

Police said in a statement that the video was filmed on January 9, while a 17-year-old girl was babysitting a 2-year-old in the Pittsburgh area.
609,640 Americans died of cancer in 2018.

The US cancer rate just had its biggest-ever 1-year drop, and it’s because of improved cancer research

Cancer remains one of the world's leading causes of death, but rates are declining at a faster pace than ever before.
The majority of publicly known cases involve middle-aged people, high-schoolers, and college-aged students.

A 15-year-old died from a vaping lung injury on New Year’s Eve, making him the youngest vaping-related death so far

Young people who vape could also sustain permanent lung damage and deal with slowed brain development, an expert told Insider.
Vaping activists protested outside of Mar-A-Lago after the FDA issued a ban on flavored e-cigarette pods.

As the FDA cracks down on e-cigarettes, vapers are starting to become one-issue voters

Vaping activists believe vaping saves lives because it helps people quit cigarettes — and they're letting politicians know their stance.