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[France] Harm Reduction or Harm Introduction? Prevalence and Correlates of E-Cigarette Use Among French Adolescents

These findings give cause for concern: e-cigarette usage experimentation is extremely high, and is not associated with attempts to quit smoking standard cigarettes. Rather, it is exposing adolescents to a highly addictive drug (nicotine) and may pave the
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Feb 9, 2016 14:31

Is e-cigs the fastest-growing industry in the UK?

What’s behind this rapid growth? It could be the report that Public Health England released stating that e-cigarettes are less harmful than tobacco cigarettes by up to 95 per cent, or it could have been the relaxed laws around the usage of them. While w (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 14:22

[New York] Putnam County Implements “No Smoking, No Vaping” Policy

Putnam County is moving ahead with implementation of a revised County Code, that expands the definition of smoking to include the use of electronic cigarettes. What this means is that where smoking is prohibited in public places, such as a Putnam restaura
Putnam County (NY) Online
added Feb 8, 2016 19:01
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[UK-Wales] Health Minister accused of "vanity project" over e-cigarette ban while Betsi Cadwaladr remains in special measures

Moves to restrict e-cigarettes in Wales have been slated as a Welsh Government “vanity project" in a scathing attack by the Welsh Lib Dems. The Welsh Government had originally wanted to ban so called vaping from all enclosed public and work places in th
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Feb 8, 2016 16:42

[UK] VIDEO: E-cigarettes: Can They Help People Quit?

It's been described as 'grossly misleading' and 'not scientific'. We look at what is wrong with the paper and ask if it should have been published in the first place.
BBC Online
added Feb 8, 2016 15:04
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Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa score too many F's on smoking report card

“While we celebrate successes such as Wisconsin’s smoke-free air law, we must also face the reality that young people are using tobacco products like e-cigarettes and little cigars is at an all-time high,” said Linda Witucki, executive director of the Am
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Feb 7, 2016 21:48

[Oklahoma] BA Student's E-Cigarette Catches Backpack On Fire, Building Evacuated

Broken Arrow High School officials have confirmed there was an evacuation of the vocational agriculture building on Friday after a student’s backpack caught fire. A spokesperson says the student had an e-cigarette in his backpack and it malfunctioned.
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:41

[UK] E-cigarette exploded in man's mouth 'like a stick of dynamite' as fire services demand urgent action

Ryan Bailey, 22, has already undergone four operations including a skin graft after suffering burns to his hand and lips and will also require extensive dental work
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:52

[UK] Man (22) 'lucky' to be alive after e-cigarette explodes in his mouth

Ryan Bailey suffered a terrifying experience when his e-cigarette exploded while he was smoking it. He was rushed to hospital with painful burns to his lips and hand, as well as damage to his teeth, and underwent four operations on his left hand, includ
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:43

[UK] Do e-cigarettes make it harder to stop smoking?

But while the conclusion is surprising, so is the number of academics who have criticised the paper. One was Ann McNeill, professor of tobacco addiction at Kings College London, whose own research is included in Glantz's analysis. "This review is not sci
BBC Online
added Feb 7, 2016 17:36
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