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#VapeNews July 1 2019

Panic over the supposed youth vaping epidemic continues to dominate the headlines Here are three of the big stories doing the rounds at the beginning [...]

Royal College of Midwives urges pregnant smokers to switch to vaping

Pregnant smokers should be encouraged to use e-cigarettes to help them quit, new Royal College of Midwives (RCM) guidelines say. The guidelines acknowledge that e-cigarettes [...]

Tobacco stocks decline as vape profits rise

Cigarette sales dropped by 11 percent in the four-week period ending May 18, according to leading market research company, Nielsen. The vape sector rose by [...]

E-cigarettes are three times more effective than nicotine patches or gum

A newly-published study has revealed that e-cigarettes are three times for effective than nicotine-replacement therapy (NRT) at helping smokers quit. The study is the third [...]

Busting the myth that smoking ‘calms the nerves’ for Stress Awareness Month

Quitting smoking has been scientifically proven to benefit mental health by lowering levels of depression and anxiety after complete cessation. The NHS advises switching to [...]

News| Manchester pharmacies to offer free vape kits to smokers

Pharmacies in Manchester will offer smokers a free four-week e-cigarette starter kit to help them make the switch. The scheme is open to adult smokers [...]

British American Tobacco under fire for F1 tie-in

Public health charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) has denounced a tie-in between McLaren’s Formula 1 team and British American Tobacco (BAT). The statement [...]