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Companies Must Be Held Accountable for E-Cigarette Marketing That Reaches Kids and Teens

Sen. Jay Rockefeller | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics
Sen. Jay Rockefeller

Many of the practices e-cigarette companies are using to pitch their products are prohibited for cigarette marketing under measures like the comprehensive 2009 Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, but these restrictions do not currently apply to e-cigarettes.

Senators Raise New Concerns About Safety Of E-Cigarettes

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight members of the U.S. Senate are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to examine new research suggesting that some elec...

The Hidden Dangers Of E-Cigarettes

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2014 | Business

(Repeats with no changes) By Toni Clarke WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters) - Complaints of injury linked to e-cigarettes, ...

Can Smokers Save on Insurance by Switching to E-Cigarettes?

PolicyGenius | Posted 05.31.2014 | Money
PolicyGenius

Insurers may warm to e-cigarettes in the coming years, but for now most of them will still think of you as a smoker even if you don't. In today's world of semi-privacy, it might be harder than you think to hide evidence of this should an insurer decide to look more closely.

Fifty Years After First Surgeon General Report on Smoking, E-Cigarettes Pose Latest Threat to Public Health

Sen. Richard Blumenthal | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics
Sen. Richard Blumenthal

Proposed laws that would regulate e-cigarettes are met with opposition from those who dismiss e-cigarettes as products that present little or no risk. They claim e-cigarettes are a great way for smokers to quit smoking without exposing innocent bystanders to hazardous vapor. What they don't tell you is the impact that e-cigarettes are having on people who have never smoked before.

WATCH: There's Too Much We Don't Know About The Unregulated E-Cigarette Industry

Posted 11.07.2013 | Healthy Living

E-cigarettes have been marketed as the safer alternative to cigarettes -- and a more exotic one too, producing vapor in flavors like mango, bubble gum...

Woman Claims E-Cigarette Explosion Almost Destroyed Her Home

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.04.2013 | Business

An Atlanta woman claims her home was nearly destroyed after her electronic cigarette exploded, lighting her couch and rug on fire. Elizabeth Wilko...

Are E-Cigarettes Evil?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In case you somehow missed it, President Obama has quit smoking. That's right, the Commander in Chief no longer smokes. And while there's no clear wor...