Prince Edward Island Says No More Vaping in Public Places

If you grew up reading about the adventures of Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables, you probably always imagined Prince Edward Island as the perfect place to call home. While it might sound dreamy, the province is probably not a great spot to live if you enjoy using electronic cigarettes. Starting...

Governor Says No More Vaping at High School Football Games in Texas

You’ve probably heard that everything is bigger in Texas, but that’s not always a good thing. A massive new vaping ban is sweeping the state and leaving a lot of ecig fans feeling frustrated. When Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 97 into law, it happened quietly and most people never...

New Survey Offers Solid Proof that Vaping Isn’t a Gateway to Teen Smoking

If we’ve heard it once, we’ve heard it a thousand times. Ecig haters often like to argue that vaping is bad because it will lead teens to become lifelong smokers. Now a new survey is finally setting the record straight once and for all, proving that ecigs are not a gateway to tobacco use among...

UK’s Royal Society for Public Health Reports Ecigs Are No More Dangerous Than Coffee

An estimated 90 percent of UK adults believe nicotine is bad for your health, but a new study from the Royal Society of Public Health tells a different story. In their latest report, the RSPH reveals that nicotine is actually no more dangerous than coffee. These health experts believe that vaping...

99 Percent of Vaping Businesses Would “Shudder” From FDA Regulations

American vapers are still waiting to hear the final verdict on how the FDA will regulate electronic cigarettes. This week, American Vaping Association President Greg Conley spoke out about the precarious situation and its potential consequences. Conley pointed out that today’s small ecig start...

UK Smokers Turn to Ecigs and Shun Smoking Cessation Support Services

Electronic cigarettes are wildly popular in the UK these days and they are changing the whole approach to smoking cessation for thousands of people. In the past, smokers would turn to support programs like Smoke Matters to get help when they wanted to kick the habit, but now smokers are using ecigs...

Islamic Leaders Forbid Muslims From Using Electronic Cigarettes

There are currently more than 1.5 billion Muslims in the world and many of these individuals are also smokers. Ecigs offer a tobacco-free alternative and have gradually been embraced in Muslim-majority countries, but that might change in the near future. This week, Islamic authorities announced...

Teens are More Likely to Use Ecigs When Their Friends Approve

Peer pressure isn’t a new phenomenon among teenagers. For decades, schools have warned kids not to bend to peer pressure and to make smart choices even if it makes them unpopular. However, teens are quick to try to fit in and they usually want nothing more than to be accepted. Now a new study...

CDC Survey Finds That Most US Adults Believe Legal Smoking Age Should Be 21

Across most of the United States, you cannot buy tobacco products until you are 18 years old. However, anti-tobacco advocates believe that raising the legal smoking age to 21 could go a long way to stop youth smoking. The CDC recently surveyed over 4,000 adults to find out how Americans feel about...

Health Officials Pass Out $50,000 in Fines at New Jersey Ecig Expo

The “Vape Expo NJ” has been months in the making, but things went all wrong this weekend when health officials showed up and started issuing citations to promoters, vendors, attendees, and even the expo hall manager. When all was said and done, there were dozens of citations issued totaling...

Experts Project Ecig Users Could Outnumber Smokers By 2018

It only takes a glance at the headlines to realize that electronic cigarettes are booming in popularity. We’ve seen new vape shops popping up in cities around the world and the Internet is full of vaping related sites and ecig retailers. Now a new study has released some surprising new...

Eliquid Company Faces Lawsuit For Offering Fruit Stripe Gum Flavor

One of the greatest joys of vaping is sampling a variety of fun flavors. With a quick glance into any vape shop, you will find flavors resembling a lot of your favorite sweets from gummy bears to Crunch Berries to cotton candy. While eliquid makers are capitalizing on the public’s love for sweet...

New $3.6 Million Grant to Fund 5-Year Study of Vaping

As lawmakers debate how to handle the growing ecig trend, there is a great deal of confusion about whether ecigs are really a better option than smoking. Do ecigs really reduce your health risks? Is vaping really safer than smoking? The National Institutes of Health has issued a $3.6 million grant...

Viral Post on Social Media Claims Woman Died After Using Ecigs, But Is It True?

On June 27, a Jacksonville woman took to Facebook to vent her concerns about electronic cigarettes after vaping supposedly killed her 67-year-old neighbor. She wrote that she had just returned from the memorial service and her neighbor died unnecessarily because of “vapor ciggaretts” (sic) that...

Euromonitor Forecasts Vaping Sales Will Hit $50 Billion by 2030

Since ecigs emerged ten years ago, the world has seen a shocking growth in vaping revenue. While ecigarettes were once rare and marginalized, today they are widely accepted and used by current and former smokers worldwide. Now experts from Euromonitor have released new revenue predictions that show...

FDA Announces Plans to Regulate E-Liquids in Near Future

Last spring, the Food and Drug Administration released a regulatory proposal for electronic cigarettes, but so far, no official rules have been authorized. However, the FDA is obviously still toying with the idea because this week, they announced the intention to regulate e-liquids. The FDA claimed...

India Threatens Jail Time to Ecig Importers and Distributors

India has a major problem with tobacco use. In fact, health experts have predicted that there will be 1.5 million tobacco related deaths in India by 2020 if nothing changes. Unfortunately, India’s lawmakers aren’t making it easy for smokers to quit. They have a zero tolerance policy for...

The Battle of Opinions Rages On in New York’s Vaping War

Electronic cigarette users in New York often find themselves in dicey situations. While the state does not explicitly ban vaping in places where smoking is prohibited, many nonsmokers assume that’s the way it should be. This has resulted in a lot of disputes in the past year and now lawmakers are...

American Medical Association Calls for FDA to Change Vaping Age Limits

Across most of the United States, you must be 18 years old to buy a pack of cigarettes. Most states also have laws in place to ban the sale of ecigs to minors. However, the American Medical Association believes that the legal age to buy e-cigarettes needs to be increased to 21. The AMA wants to...

Will the FDA Cave to Demands From Crooked Politicians?

When you read the latest news coming out of any state, you will undoubtedly see something related to electronic cigarettes. In most cases, the headlines show bans, criticisms, or concerns, often coming from politicians that have never held an electronic cigarette or even read a basic article about...