E-Cigarette Maker Pulling Products, Eliminating Social Media Accounts As Public Health Crisis Worsens For TeensMany teenagers seem to believe vaping is safe, even with more and more medical evidence saying otherwise.
Government Crackdown Prompts Major E-Cigarette Manufacturer To Suspend Sales Of Some ProductsThe country’s leading manufacturer of e-cigarettes is suspending some sales on its most popular products.
Smoking City Employees To Pay More For Health InsuranceCity of Pittsburgh employees that smoke will soon be paying more for health insurance.
FDA Seizes Thousands Of Documents From E-Cigarette Maker JuulThe US Food and Drug Administration recently conducted a surprise inspection of e-cigarette maker Juul's corporate headquarters in San Francisco, seizing thousand of documents, many of which relate to the company's sales and marketing practices.
Survey: 2M U.S. Teens Are Vaping MarijuanaA school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping among teens.
UPMC Docs Detail Teen's Health Scare, Warn 'You Can Get Very Sick Vaping'In a study just published in the medical journal "Pediatrics," UPMC doctors detailed the case of an 18-year-old Pennsylvania teenager, a restaurant hostess, who recently started vaping.
Teen Rushed To Pitt ER After Developing 'Wet Lung' From VapingA teen in Pittsburgh had to be placed on a breathing machine after doctors say she developed "wet lung" from vaping.
Man Killed When Vape Pen Explodes, Sends Pieces Into His SkullAn autopsy report says a 38-year-old Florida man was killed by an exploding vape pen.
E-Cigarettes Exposing Teens To Cancer-Causing Toxins, Report SaysAccording to scientists in California, vaping is exposing teens to "potentially cancer-causing chemicals also found in tobacco cigarettes."
Lead And Arsenic Found In E-Cigarette Vapors, Study FindsResearchers studied the e-cigarettes of 56 individuals and nearly half of them produced aerosol samples containing dangerous levels of lead in them.
Vaping Is Addictive And Can Lead Teens To Smoke, Study Finds10 studies reportedly all showed enough evidence to suggest that nicotine-filled e-cigarettes carry the same addictive potential as standard tobacco products.
Vaping May Cause Unique Problems As Bad As Smoking, Study SaysA new study is casting doubts on how much healthier vaping is compared to smoking traditional cigarettes.