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Big Tobacco is cool with scary e-cigarette warnings because no one reads them anyway

Big Tobacco is cool with scary e-cigarette warnings because no one reads them anyway

Vaped Magazine September 30, 2014 1

In a drastic, and decidedly uncharacteristic move, tobacco companies are independently slapping stark warnings onto e-cigarette packages.The labels, which are similar to the kind big tobacco companies have historically battled to keep from off

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Why a Major E-Cigarette Company Is Lobbying for More Regulation

Why a Major E-Cigarette Company Is Lobbying for More Regulation

Vaped Magazine September 17, 2014 0

Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI ) is lobbying the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for tighter restrictions on the e-vapor market. It may seem counterintuitive, but Reynolds American’s lobbying efforts could end up helping it

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E-Cigarettes Make Their Way Into Hollywood Movies

E-Cigarettes Make Their Way Into Hollywood Movies

Vaped Magazine September 16, 2014 0

E-cigarette companies may be taking a page out of Big Tobacco’s old playbook. While the former has been banned from paid product placement in Hollywood films for nearly two decades, e-cigarette companies are not.

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The Maker of Blu E-Cigs Is Lobbying to Ban Vaping

The Maker of Blu E-Cigs Is Lobbying to Ban Vaping

Vaped Magazine September 11, 2014 0

The manufacturer of the top-selling e-cigarette brand, Blu eCigs, is trying real hard to convince lawmakers to ban vaping. That might sound ass-backwards, but it isn’t. Blu is a product of big tobacco, which

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E-Cigarette Debate Reignites With New Vaping Report

E-Cigarette Debate Reignites With New Vaping Report

Vaped Magazine September 8, 2014 0

British researchers say electronic cigarettes could save 6,000 lives per year for every million smokers, a claim that has reignited the debate over the health impact of vaping. In an editorial published British Journal

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TOXIC METALS IN E-CIGARETTE SMOKE RAISE RED FLAGS

TOXIC METALS IN E-CIGARETTE SMOKE RAISE RED FLAGS

Vaped Magazine August 31, 2014 2

While smoke from electronic cigarettes may not have cancer-causing agents, it does have higher levels of some toxic metals compared to traditional cigarettes. Electronic cigarette smoke contains the toxic element chromium, which is absent

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American Heart Association issues e-cigarette recommendations

American Heart Association issues e-cigarette recommendations

Vaped Magazine August 25, 2014 0

The American Heart Association issued new policy recommendations today on the use of e-cigarettes and their impact on tobacco-control efforts. The guidance was published in the association’s journal, Circulation. Based on the current evidence,

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E-cigarette maker signs Mischa Barton for campaign

E-cigarette maker signs Mischa Barton for campaign

Vaped Magazine August 22, 2014 0

Actress Mischa Barton will be touring the U.K. countryside to find the next face of “vaping” for a maker of e-cigarettes. Marketing campaign Electronic Cigarettes International Group in Spring Lake, or ECIG, said last

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Are Cannabis Vaporizers and E-Cigarettes Friends or Foes?

Are Cannabis Vaporizers and E-Cigarettes Friends or Foes?

Vaped Magazine August 18, 2014 0

Lately, more people are getting their nicotine fix in public. At the bus stop, at your neighborhood bar, or even in the front rows of fashion week, people are no longer ashamed or shunned

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‘Second-hand vapor’ is no threat

‘Second-hand vapor’ is no threat

Vaped Magazine August 17, 2014 0

Not satisfied with having banned cigarettes in just about every place imaginable, regulators and politicians across the country are now setting their sights on fake cigarettes as well. In Toronto this week, the city’s

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