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Posts Tagged ‘E-cigarettes’

QC gov’t regulates use of e-cigarettes in public places

Posted on Wednesday, 20 March 2019 01:45 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The Quezon City government has approved a city ordinance regulating the use of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes in public places, including advertisements and promotions regarding it....

DOH considers regulating the use of vapes

Posted on Wednesday, 14 March 2018 08:56 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Many are under the impression that because e-cigarettes or vapes do not contain tobacco, they pose little risk to health. “Noong mga time na nag-switch na nga ako...

U.S. cracks down on e-cigarettes and cigars, bans sales to minors

Posted on Sunday, 8 May 2016 12:08 PM | No Comments
The U.S. government on Thursday took wide-ranging steps to crack down for the first time on e-cigarettes and cigars, growing in popularity among teens, and banned sales to anyone under...

Consumers unclear about risks or benefits of e-cigarettes

Posted on Sunday, 28 June 2015 10:16 PM | No Comments
(Reuters Health) – While some smokers consider electronic cigarettes a potential aid in quitting, some people who have already quit see them as a temptation to resume a habit they...

As smokers spark up e-cigs to quit, traditional aids suffer

Posted on Thursday, 29 January 2015 04:52 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – When Marty Weinstein decided to quit smoking, he took a friend’s advice and tried electronic cigarettes rather than government-approved nicotine replacement products. Weinstein, 58, has gone from a...