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Posts Tagged ‘E-cigarette’

MMDA to inspect school perimeters for e-cigarettes, tobacco products

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 06:02 PM | No Comments
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced that it will check the 100-meter perimeter of public and private schools for establishments that sell, advertise and promote e-cigarettes and other tobacco...

Vaping may help pneumonia-causing bacteria invade airways

Posted on Friday, 2 March 2018 10:47 PM | No Comments
(Reuters Health) – People who smoke e-cigarettes might have an increased risk of developing pneumonia because the vapor could help bacteria stick to cells lining the airways, a small experiment...

Even without nicotine, e-cigarettes can still damage lungs

Posted on Monday, 12 February 2018 05:53 PM | No Comments
(Reuters Health) – E-cigarette liquids sweetened with flavorings like vanilla and cinnamon may harm the lungs even when they don’t contain nicotine, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined what happened...

E-cigarette ads’ wide reach among U.S. youth alarming: CDC

Posted on Thursday, 7 January 2016 07:33 PM | No Comments
E-cigarette companies are reaching about seven in 10 U.S. middle- and high-school students with advertisements employing themes of sex, independence and rebellion that hooked previous generations on regular cigarettes, a...

Special Report: When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

Posted on Monday, 23 March 2015 03:24 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – The health warning on a MarkTen electronic cigarette package is 116 words long. That’s much longer than the warnings on traditional cigarette packs in the United States. Nicotine,...

Italian e-cigarette firms say new tax benefits tobacco

Posted on Monday, 2 March 2015 04:18 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Electronic cigarette firms in Italy say a new levy that doubles the price of e-liquid refills unfairly helps tobacco giants like Philip Morris International and will hurt their...

E-cigarettes would be banned in public places under California bill

Posted on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 10:10 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – California would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in public places and ramp up enforcement against selling them to minors under a bill introduced in the legislature on...