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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 [...]

VapItaly’s VIP guest: Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini

Among the thousands of attendees at VapItaly last weekend was none other than Italian deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini. The vaping advocate addressed the crowd [...]

New study quells fears of nicotine exposure from ‘passive vaping’

A recent study found that bystanders are exposed to far less nicotine when around vapers than smokers. Researchers from Spain and Portugal trapped tobacco smoke [...]

Anti-smoking charity defends PHE’s pro-vaping stance

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) chief executive Deborah Arnott has defended Public Health England (PHE) for promoting vaping as a smoking-cessation initiative. Ms Arnott [...]

Washington vapers and shops fear 60 percent tax

Washington lawmakers are considering a bill that would could see a 60 percent tax levied on all vaping products. Introduced in January, Bill HB 1873 [...]

News| Homeless people are receptive to e-cigarettes but face ‘barriers to use’

Homeless people in the UK are receptive to e-cigarettes but face considerable barriers to use, according to a new study. Researchers at the Centre for [...]

Hong Kong proposes HK$50,000 fine and six months in prison for vape sales

The government of Hong Kong has proposed a fine of HK$50,000 and six months jail time for individuals found to be importing or selling e-cigarette [...]

Funding for ‘You Don’t Know Nicotine’ documentary edges closer to $50,000 target

A Kickstarter campaign to fund a new film from the director of ‘A Billion Lives’ is just $12,000 away from achieving its $50,000 target. Aaron [...]

US: Penn State Student Government speaks out against tobacco-free policy changes

Student representatives in the US are concerned that the policy goes against harm reduction and questions claims of “harm” done by second-hand vapour The Council [...]

News: Vaping permitted at Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Vapers can use e-cigarettes on-site at the Derbyshire hospital for the first time, following advice given by Public Health England. From Tuesday 22 January, Chesterfield [...]