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ACS tepid update on vaping

Full post here: http://vaporadvocacy.org/2018/02/american-cancer-society-publishes-new-position-statement-electronic-cigarettes/   Technically, when reading the new and somewhat improved position statement, you could easily argue that ACS will support your quit attempts using e-cigarettes while they ensure they are taxed to the point of industry destruction, only available to those 21 years or over, are only available in tobacco flavors, and may […]

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On vape pens, are health advocates finally wising up about the nature of risk? – Orange County Register

There are two different ways to deal with risk, from a policy standpoint. One is to insist on abstinence. That approach has dominated regulations toward tobacco, especially in California with its Nanny State mindset. The other — known as “harm reduction” — accepts that people do dangerous things, but helps them make safer choices.Everything we […]

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Report Recognizes that Vapor Products Are Significantly Less Harmful than Traditional Combustible Cigarettes | The Continuum of Risk

The Report, which was the result of the Committee’s review of over 800 articles identified from a massive literature search of six different databases, noted that the Committee found sufficient literature to suggest that, “while there are risks associated with e-cigarettes, compared with combustible tobacco cigarettes, e-cigarettes contain fewer toxicants; can deliver nicotine in a […]

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Flavor Bans – who and how

Welcome to the first in the series of Not Blowing Smoke Educational Content. In this presentation titled “Anatomy of Flavor Bans”, our founder and president, Stefan Didak, will take you through an in-depth look of all things pertaining to flavor bans, also more commonly referred to as restrictions on the sale of flavored tobacco products. Due […]

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Military health officials: No deaths from vaping

In Monday’s warning, the Army said synthetic cannabinoid oils have been associated with serious medical effects ranging from headache, nausea, vomiting and palpitations to dizziness, disorientation and seizures. The Army prohibits soldiers from using cannabidiol and other substances derived from marijuana, so many soldiers have turned to synthetic oils instead. Source: Military health officials: No […]

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