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FDA Nominee Scott Gottlieb Not Conflicted, He Understands Vaping

Bloomberg has an article about  President Trump’s FDA Nominee, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, accusing him of conflict of interest because he understands the vape industry and has invested and served on the board of a company that sells electronic cigarettes. I

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Study Shows that Vaping is Not about Nicotine

Anybody who is in the industry could tell you that ecigarettes are a tool for reducing or eliminating nicotine. The disconnect between understanding and regulating ecigarettes is stark however.  The notion of “Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems,” or “ENDS” as a product

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Vaping Enriches and Helps Sustain Lives

Vaping for Taste This YouTube video shows us one example of how vaping enriches and helps to support lives: Need more statistics? This is a wonderful infographic from Vaping Cheap that helps break down the numbers for the curious or skeptical:

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Anti Smoking Groups Protecting Tobacco?

From Michael Siegel, I have come to the realization that the anti-smoking movement – which I have been a part of for the past 31 years, is essentially dead. And even worse, the anti-smoking movement is now actively promoting smoking.

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Article: California Undermines Public Health By Treating E-Cigarettes Like The Real Thing

Check out this well written article by author, editor, and columnist, Jacob Sullum, who (in his words) covers “the war on drugs from a conscientious objector’s perspective.” Original Forbes Article

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Public Health England’s Opinion on Vaping

Vaping: e-cigarettes safer than smoking, says Public Health England While stressing that e-cigarettes are not free from risk, PHE now believes that e-cigarettes “have the potential to make a significant contribution to the endgame for tobacco”. There is a great

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Testing Indicates eCigarette Use is Less Harmful Than Tobacco

This is re-posted from the British American Tobacco Science News 13 July 2015 Six hours of exposure to cigarette smoke resulted in near-complete cell death, but the same exposure to e-cigarette vapour did not affect the tissue viability.

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