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US bill limits pods to 20mg

A US congressman has introduced a bill that would limit e-cigarette pods to 20mg of nicotine Representative Raja Krishnamoorthi (Illinois) introduced the bill on Monday. [...]

#VapeNews July 22 2019

Three big stories you might have missed over the weekend Unreasonable Claims A recent study claiming e-cigarettes increase the risk of heart attack “ignored crucial [...]

News: TPD comes under fire from pro-vape groups, and health experts in Europe

The EU’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) has come under fire from two separate groups within Europe, including health experts in Switzerland, calling for an amendment [...]

News: FDA commissioner and vape critic Scott Gottlieb steps down

Dr Scott Gottlieb will step down from his position as commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration at the end of the month. The FDA shared [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Study shows vaping is twice as effective as patches or gum in helping smokers quit

Smokers are twice as likely to successfully quit with e-cigarettes than with nicotine patches or gum, according to a new study. The randomised controlled trial [...]