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[UK] Could e-cigarettes be a safer way to take medical marijuana?

E-cigarettes or vaporisers can produce the health boost of cannabis without getting users high, according to new research. Scientists say the battery charged devices may provide an alternative method of administering the drug to relieve pain, while avoi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 26, 2016 14:35

FDA Live Q&A on Deeming Regulations

Today, the FDA has scheduled a live question-and-answer webinar for retailers that sell cigars, pipe tobacco, electronic cigarettes and hookah tobacco. The webinar will begin at 2 p.m. EST on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. To view the webinar, click here and th
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2016 22:55

Independent Phase II and III Clinical Studies on 22nd Century's Smoking Cessation Technology Highlighted on New Heracles Website

a new website at to highlight the Company’s X-22 Very Low Nicotine smoking cessation cigarette in development. With 95% less nicotine than conventional tobacco, X-22 is the first and only smoking cessation product in the form of a
Business Wire
added May 25, 2016 16:47

Exposure to e-cigarette marketing messages may lead to e-cigarette use among students

Exposure to e-cigarette marketing messages is significantly associated with e-cigarette use among middle school and high school students, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). The study will be p
added May 25, 2016 03:17

Study reveals success of text messaging in helping smokers quit

found that smokers who received a text messaging intervention were more likely to abstain from smoking relative to controls. The paper is published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research mHealth and uHealth. "Tobacco use is one of the leading prevent
Medical Xpress (
added May 25, 2016 14:55

Systematic review and meta-analysis of Internet interventions for smoking cessation among adults (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusion: Internet interventions are superior to other broad reach cessation interventions (ie, print materials), equivalent to other currently recommended treatment modes (telephone and in-person counseling), and they have an important role to play i
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 23, 2016 19:14

internet tools can help smokers quit

“The Internet is the first place many people go for health information, including information on how to quit smoking, and digital health interventions are playing a growing role in health care,” said Dr. Amanda Graham, Director of Research Development at
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 23, 2016 19:14

[UK] Kirsty Boseley: For goodness vape! Clouded view of smoking alternative

I shudder at the thought that I might one day have kids who aspire to be competition level exhalers of chemical-laced fluid. The notion that young people are taking up vaping makes me feel annoyed on behalf of society itself.
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added May 22, 2016 19:44

Blake Shelton Jokes Carrie Underwood Song Promotes Smoking, Gets Backlash

Blake Shelton joked that Carrie Underwood’s song “Smoke Break” promotes smoking, and is therefore undeserving of a CMT Music Award. But now he’s facing a backlash from fans who didn’t realize he was kidding.
Gossip Cop - Busting Bad Dish!
added May 22, 2016 19:44

[Europe, UK] British vapers unite behind Lord's bid to THROW OUT controversial EU e-cigarette laws

Now Lord Callanan has filed a motion to the House of Lords calling for the laws to be scrapped.... In the past 24 hours, more than 25,000 people have signed a petition backing the motion , supported by a campaign on Twitter using the hashtag #LordsVapeVot
The Mirror (uk)
added May 21, 2016 18:27
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