Big Study Linking Youth Vaping To Smoking Actually Contains Evidence To The Contrary

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Young woman smoking an e-cigarette (Credit: Shutterstock/Oleg Baliuk)

‘No more likely to progress’

Teen Vaping Is Down, But The CDC Is Still Sounding The Alarm

US | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘Fear-based outreach’

Drop In Youth Vaping Is Stumping Health Officials

US | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘Only paused’

Veterans Are Slamming The FDA's Plan To Smother Vaping Industry

US | Steve Birr
A woman exhales vapour from an e-cigarette in Blackburn, northern England March 19, 2015. REUTERS/Phil Noble

‘Service members deserve the right to a tobacco alternative’

Gum Damage, Oral Disease Add To Potential E-Cigarette Health Risks

US | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘Damage to the gums and oral cavity’

Tobacco Giants Compete With Cutting Edge E-Cig Technologies

Business | Steve Birr
A customer tries a Philip Morris' iQOS

‘Far greater demand than our expectations’

Vaping Could Help Smokers Control Weight, Study Suggests

US | Steve Birr
A sales clerk exhales vapor while smoking with a vaporizer during a wait for customers at the e-cigarette shop Henley Vaporium in New York, June 23, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘Vaping carries around 5 percent of the risk of smoking’

Vaping Vendors Fear E-Cigarette Tax Will Crush Their Businesses

US | Steve Birr
Close up of a woman inhaling from an electronic cigarette

‘It would essentially put me out of business’

Anti-Vapers Say E-Cigarettes Drive 'Tobacco Epidemic'

US | Steve Birr
Businessman holds vaporizer and is smoking electronic cigarette. (Credit: Shutterstock/vchal)

‘Bringing a whole new group of kids into the tobacco market’

Fights Over Tobacco Tax Hikes Heat Up Across US

US | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

North Dakota’s largest single tax increase in history

California Moves Against 'Public Threat' Of E-Cigarettes With A Tax

US | Steve Birr
A woman exhales vapour from an e-cigarette in Blackburn, northern England March 19, 2015. REUTERS/Phil Noble

‘Let people make their own choices’

Officials Warn E-Cigarette Users Of Explosions And 'Toxic' Fluid

US | Steve Birr
Angel Huezo, right, creates jellyfish-like figurines

‘Second- and third-degree burns’

Tobacco Companies Push For Easing E-Cigarette Regulations

US | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘Shops across the U.S. will be closed’

Tobacco Giant Looks To Open US Market To New Cigarette Alternative

US | Steve Birr
Cigarettes (Shutterstock/Gang Liu)

‘Stealing a chunk of the rolled tobacco market’

This City Is Trying To Tax E-Cig Stores Out of Business

Business | Matthew Bandyk
Enthusiast Brandy Tseu uses an electronic cigarette at The Vapor Spot vapor bar in Los Angeles

‘No vendor would want to sell me anything’

Survey: Among Teenagers, E-Cigarettes Up, Marijuana Surprisingly Down

US | Jonah Bennett

But will the downward trend continue?

Study: E-Cigarettes Are Addictive, But Regular Cigarettes Are Much Worse

Business | Jonah Bennett

Is it because e-cigs have less nicotine?

Big tobacco stubs out e-cigarette competitors

Business | Matthew Bandyk

As electronic cigarette market heats up, R.J. Reynolds teams up with health nannies to stifle smaller rivals