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Trump Administration Delays Enforcement of FDA Vaping Rules

By P. Welshman May 3, 2017 648 Views No comments

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This is a reblog from the Washington Post. http://wapo.st/2qFnNa4

The Trump administration has delayed enforcement of a rule finalized last year that imposed strict oversight over electronic cigarettes and cigars for the first time. The move, which the Justice Department revealed in court filings Monday night in both the District and Alabama, comes as the vaping and tobacco industries are launching a concerted effort to roll back the Food and Drug Administration regulation through both legislation and litigation.

What Keeps Fueling the Harsh Resistance to Vaping?

By C. Bosco April 19, 2017 451 Views No comments

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This is a reblog from Vaping Post: http://bit.ly/2onCHkI

"The misinformation campaign aimed at the vape industry is fuelled by a bias that is regulated by money in the form of research funding". An interesting perspective.

The iVape? Apple Files Patent For New Vaporizer

By C. Bosco February 1, 2017 833 Views No comments

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This is a reblog from Digital Trends: http://bit.ly/2jxmfOL

Apple may be dabbling in cars, wearables, and other technologies outside its core smartphone and computers business, but here is an area few people would expect the Cupertino, California company to enter. A recently published patent application suggests the company may be eyeing the booming vaping industry with its own high-tech vaporizer unit.

Former CDC Director Applauds E-Cigs for Helping Smokers Quit

By C. Bosco January 5, 2017 671 Views No comments

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Vaping Post: http://bit.ly/2hW9rgO

Last month in December, Michael Eriksen, who is the former Director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and is currently Dean and Regents' Professor at the Georgia State School of Public Health, attracted significant attention online by tweeting in favour of electronic cigarettes.

New Study Says Smokers With COPD Benefit From Using E-Cigs

By C. Bosco December 26, 2016 966 Views No comments

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This is a reblog from Vaping Post: http://bit.ly/2i53e3t

Far from being the cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD), a recent study confirms that smokers with COPD significantly benefit from e-cigarette use.