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[Germany] The E-cigarette: An alternative to tobacco?

the hype surrounding the e-cigarette has just begun. But is vaping as harmless as many believe? We spoke with pneumologist Dr. Robert Loddenkemper...Propylene glycol irritates the eyes and respiratory passages, and breaks down into ultra fine particles th
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Apr 24, 2015 14:22

[Massachusetts] Anti-tobacco crowd backs e-cig regs while retailers seek changes

Proposed restrictions on free samples of e-cigarettes for adults would harm retailers ability help smokers quit... Numerous e-cigarette specialty shop owners, supporters and anti-tobacco activists filled a hearing room to sound off on Attorney General Mau
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Apr 24, 2015 14:19
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[UK] Vaping: it's like smoking, only more manly

From competitive 'cloudchasing' to exploiting men's penchant for gadgetry and tinkering, vaping has a surprisingly masculine appeal, says Andrew Shanahan...It's official, men are going vape - there are now more than 2.1 million users of electronic cigare
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 24, 2015 13:46

The ACP warns against e-cigarettes. Why? No good reason, but all their peer groups do as well.

everyone who might stand to benefit from cigarette taxes or Big Pharma large$$e wants these potentially life-saving devices to just shut up and go away... ACSH’s Dr. Gil Ross, who has been following the “controversy” over e-cigs/vapor products engendered
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Apr 24, 2015 13:10

[Asia, China] Ad ban urged to help stub out smoking

Health officials have called for a complete ban on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship as a draft amendment to the Advertisement Law is under review by China's top legislature and expected to be put to a vote before the end of this month. "A p
China Daily (cn)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:54

MECHANIC: No Wonder Teens Are Huffing Nicotine

If nicotine were marketed as medicine, you couldn't just buy it at the corner store in a dozen alluring flavors. Yet because the manufacturers make no medical claims, they can do what they want. Never mind that the 2009 law was written before e-cigarettes
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 24, 2015 10:25

KESSLER / MYERS: It’s Time to Regulate E-Cigarettes

Our kids should not be guinea pigs in a rules-free experiment run by the e-cigarette industry. In promoting their products, e-cigarette makers have been way ahead of regulators. It’s time for the F.D.A. and the Obama administration to catch up.
New York Times
added Apr 23, 2015 09:14

Sixth Annual Texas Cigar Festival Sold Out In 90 Seconds To Record Attendance

Houston-Based Serious Cigars To Host Popular Event With 30 Top Manufacturers And Sellout Crowd
PR Newswire
added Apr 22, 2015 18:47

[Texas] Take a Deep Breath if You Want to Try Competitive Vaping

Using e-cigarettes, contestants vie to create biggest ‘clouds’; sponsors, cash prizes Contests called ‘cloud competitions’ are being held across the U.S., where vapers try to blow the biggest cloud.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 22, 2015 09:40

Ban Flavoring, Ads for E-Cigarettes, Doctors' Group Says

There is scant evidence that e-cigarettes help people quit smoking, as claimed by manufacturers. And the chemicals used in these devices may be harmful to both smokers and bystanders...American College of Physicians (ACP).
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 22, 2015 09:28
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