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Electronic Cigarettes

WATCH: E-Cigarette Explodes In Pub, Sets Bartender's Dress On Fire

Posted 04.09.2014 | Weird News

Over the weekend, an electronic cigarette reportedly exploded in a crowded British pub, scorching the dress of the bartender. According to the York...

Another City To Ban E-Cigarettes

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.19.2014 | Healthy Living

Electronic cigarettes are set to be as restricted in San Francisco as all other tobacco products after the city’s Board of Supervisors unanimously a...

Anna Almendrala

E-Cigarette Use Doubles Among U.S. Teens -- But What's The Connection With Cigarette Smoking?

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 03.06.2014 | Healthy Living

Electronic cigarettes exist in a limbo world of laws, even as use of the battery-powered nicotine vaporizer grows across the nation. The U.S. Food and...

ANOTHER Major City Bans E-Cigarettes In Public Places

Posted 03.05.2014 | Healthy Living

It took a decades-long public health effort to push cigarette use to the margins in the United States. But measures to restrict electronic cigarettes ...

Candy Flavors Put E-Cigarettes On Kids' Menu

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 02.21.2014 | San Francisco
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Jenny Lei Bolario Franco Phan, 22, blows smoke rings using a electronic cigarette at a restaurant in Oakland, CA. Photo Credit: Jenny Bolario/Yo...

Are E-Cigarettes the New Celebrity Accessory?

Lesley Daunt | Posted 04.03.2014 | Entertainment
Lesley Daunt

Leonardo DiCaprio, Jenny McCarthy, Stephen Dorff, Kevin Connolly, Bruno Mars... the list goes on and on when it comes to celebrities and the new "it" ...

Why We Must Regulate E-Cigarettes

Janie Heath | Posted 04.08.2014 | Impact
Janie Heath

Spoof or not, e-cigarettes are no laughing matter. Neither are their largely unknown health consequences.

The Rise of the Electronic Cigarette Cognoscenti

India Mandelkern | Posted 01.20.2014 | Los Angeles
India Mandelkern

The electronic cigarette has been on the scene for only a couple of years, but its proponents are already creating a vibrant culture of their own. The...

Another Major City Passes E-Cigarette Ban

Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

Get ready to take that habit outside, e-cigarette smokers. The Chicago City Council on Wednesday moved to ban the smoking of e-cigarettes in most i...

City Takes A Big Step Toward E-Cigarette Ban

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

Chicago took a big step toward becoming the next city to ban the smoking of e-cigarettes indoors on Monday. The City Council's Health and Finance C...

E-cigs vs. Cigs: Cut Through, Cut In, Cut Down, Cut Out

Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D. | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D.

The clearest way to reduce smoking risks with vaping is to stop smoking. If needed, trying different vaping products can help smokers identify which are most helpful in getting them to end smoking. For cigarettes, no matter the method -- best to cut out, not just cut down.

Woman Lights Up Cigarette In City Hall As Bloomberg Signs E-Cig Ban

Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

In one of his last acts as mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg signed legislation Monday banning electronic-cigarette use in indoor public place...

It's Disturbing That Health Advocates Are Against E-Cigs That Save Lives

Tony Newman | Posted 02.19.2014 | New York
Tony Newman

For the first time in my life, I have had a valuable tool and aid to help me quit smoking. And as a former pack-a-day smoker, my use of e-cigarettes these last five months means that 3,000 cigarettes did not go into my lungs.

Should NYC Ban E-Cigarettes In Restaurants?

AP | Posted 12.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers who say electronic cigarettes helped them quit smoking asked city lawmakers at a hearing on Wednesday not to ban the nic...

The Truth About The Safety Of E-Cigarettes

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By Christopher Wanjek, Columnist Published: 11/22/2013 08:44 AM EST on LiveScience At first, electronic cigarettes were a novelty -- something a...

New Study Tests E-Cigarettes For Smokers Trying To Quit

The Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 09.07.2013 | Healthy Living

Electronic cigarettes, which provide nicotine without the cigarette smoke toxins, work just as well as nicotine patches in helping people to quit smok...

9 Terribly Disturbing Things About Electronic Cigarettes

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.19.2013 | Business

By now, you've probably seen them being smoked on the subway or in a bar -- those shiny, futuristic, battery-operated nicotine inhalers better know as...

Is 'Vaping' Better Than Smoking?

Sheelah A. Feinberg | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York
Sheelah A. Feinberg

E-cigarettes are big business. This year, e-cigarette retail sales could hit $1 billion. If online sales are included, the figure jumps to $1.7 billion.

Electronic Cigarettes -- Let's Think Before We Inhale

Jeffrey B. Lane | Posted 09.21.2013 | Business
Jeffrey B. Lane

As is the case with conventional cigarettes, e-cigarettes deliver nicotine, an addictive drug. Beyond their addictive quality, the health consequences of e-cigarettes are largely unknown. Before we jump on the bandwagon of promotion, let's consider the facts.

12 Things The Tobacco Industry Would Like You Not To Know

The Huffington Post | David Winograd | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business

Over the past couple of decades, Big Tobacco has come under fire for selling products that kill people. Now, leading cigarette producers like Philip M...

9 Things to Think About When Thinking About E-Cigarettes

Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D. | Posted 08.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D.

E-cigs are much safer than cigarettes. We don't need clinical trials to know that a large rock falling on a person is much more dangerous than a small rock falling on someone. Compared to cigarettes, reduced risks of e-cigs are obvious.

Smoke After Sex?

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.17.2013 | Comedy
Jeff Danziger

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E-Cigarettes Gain Steam, But Health Experts Wary It Could Be 'Gateway' To Tobacco Smoking

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland and Ben Hirschler LONDON, June 13 (Reuters) - Puffing on slim metal tubes loaded with pale yellow liquid, two London b...

Bruno Mars: 'This Is For You Mom'

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 06.03.2013 | Latino Voices

Bruno Mars’ new investment won’t go up in smoke -- or so the star believes as he recently signed to financially back NJOY, the electronic cigarett...

Do E-Cigarettes Really Help Smokers Quit?

| Posted 07.07.2013 | Healthy Living

By Alisa Opar (Click here for the original article) Everyone knows that cigarettes are bad for you. Yet 45 million Americans smoke, a habit that s...