E-cigarettes may be included in New York State’s current smoking ban

Lawmakers in the State of New York are in talks to include e-cigarettes in the current ban on smoking in public areas such as bars, restaurants, and workplaces. Those in favor of the idea say the ban would protect non-smokers from second-hand exposure to chemicals contained in e-cigarettes, as well as helping to discourage teens […]

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Johnson urges FDA commissioner to review new rules for e-cigarettes

Senator Ron Johnson is urging the newly appointed FDA commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, to consider repealing first-ever rules for e-cigarettes finalized under former President Barack Obama. Writing a letter to Gottlieb, the chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee said: “The rules threaten an emerging industry as well as former smokers who have switched […]

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FDA Commissioner Gottlieb and E-Cigarettes

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, who has a long history working within government health agencies, was recently voted as the US FDA commissioner, and now it is up to him to banish the regulations placed upon e-cigarettes. As many people know, last year the FDA decided to deem e-cigarettes to be tobacco products, despite them containing no […]

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Tobacconist hopes inquiry into e-cigs will align Australia with other countries

A tobacconist from Ipswich, Australia, is hoping an inquiry into e-cigs will align Australia with the rest of the world in terms of legalizing the sale of nicotine products. E-cigs in Australia are regulated by the Commonwealth, State and Territory governments and under current regulatory framework, those containing nicotine are not available for commercial sale […]

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What Are The Effects Of Nicotine?

From claims it’s one of the most toxic substances, to myths that it causes cancer, nicotine has a reputation for being highly addictive and harmful to health. But what is the truth about nicotine? What is nicotine? It’s the most widely known chemical in tobacco and chemically it’s similar to things like caffeine and cocaine. […]

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Do You Have A PG Allergy?

In last week’s post, we talked about the main differences between Propylene Glycol (PG) Vegetable Glycerine (VG), briefly touching upon the fact that many people or sensitive or even allergic to PG, causing it to irritate the throat. In this blog post, we’ll go into more detail about PG allergy symptoms and whether it’s necessary […]

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Can You Overdose From Nicotine In E-Juice?

There’s no doubt about it, nicotine has a pretty bad reputation for being a chemical, that’s, well, not that harmful in the grand scheme of things. Despite claims that nicotine is a highly toxic substance that is extremely poisonous and harmful to our health, a lot of the stuff you will read on the internet […]

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