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E-Cigarettes: A Review of New Trends in Cannabis Use [FREE FULL TEXT]

the emergence of this “new youth culture of vaping” could weaken the efficiency of anti-smoking campaigns...the new social phenomenon of vaping may slide from nicotine towards other psychoactive drugs (e.g., THC); it therefore deserves the urgent scientif
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Jun 10, 2016 16:45

Major retailers lacking the technology to prevent online sales of e-cigarettes to under-18s

AgeChecked, a developer of age verification software, has undertaken a study....looked at 25 retailers in total including Amazon, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Boots and Morrisons as well as e-commerce sites specifically dedicated to vaping and/or smoking.
Retail Technology Review (uk)
added Jun 9, 2016 10:26

New US data system to centralize cancer information

National Institutes of Health has announced the creation of a centralized data system to facilitate cancer research access and sharing. The Genomic Data Commons (GDC) will centralize, standardize and facilitate access to large-scale programs of the Natio
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 7, 2016 19:44

hero in blockbuster teen video game “overwatch” smokes cigars

“The creators of Overwatch may not realize that their choice to depict a hero with a lit cigar sends an influential and potentially addictive and deadly message to the young people who play the game. The best thig that the creative and commercial forces
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 7, 2016 15:45

Vaping Marijuana is Healthier Than Smoking It

Vaping has already changed the way nicotine fiends get their fix. Now, it’s set to overhaul medical marijuana use as well. The results of a small study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, show that vaping weed, an activity researchers have unin
added Jun 6, 2016 13:35

Lost Art Liquids LLC v. FDA and HHS (PDF)

Congress never intended to grant FDA the authority to regulate vaping products under the Tobacco Control Act. 8. Defendants’ have unlawfully, and in the absence of Congressional authority, enacted sweeping regulations that confuse and conflate c-liquid,
added Jun 5, 2016 18:46

[UK] Flavoured e-cigarettes London Fox launch

London Fox is a new brand of e-cigarettes whose flavours echo the world of cocktails. Designed to be close to traditional cigarettes in weight and feel, they’re very different when it comes to the smoking experience. London Fox has been working with Mil
Imbibe Magazine (uk)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:41

[Asia, China] Wife draws cartoons on cigarettes urging her husband to quit smoking

On Tuesday, a woman who goes by the surname Zou, used World No-Tobacco Day to present her husband, Ran, with a box of cigarettes. But it wasn't just an ordinary box of cigarettes. Inside the box were 20 sticks that Zou had individually drawn motivationa
added Jun 2, 2016 17:18

Picture Paw-fect: How The Internet’s Best Animal Memes Are Reducing Secondhand Smoke and truth created the Four-Legged Finishers campaign, which gave our furry friends a voice in the movement to FINISH smoking for good. Over 63,228 members signed up to submit hilarious animal pics with captions about how ci
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 2, 2016 14:39

[Germany] 'You Have 20 Seconds to Comply': German Robot Enforces a Smoking Ban

This cute little robot directs smokers to designated smoking areas at the central Koenigsplatz area in Ausburg, Germany, but as far as we know does not fill them with bullets if they fail to comply.
Sputnik (ru)
added Jun 2, 2016 03:15
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