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Why Vaping is so Dangerous for Teens

Traditional cigarette use has been highly researched, with thousands of studies detailing health risks and pathways to nicotine dependence. As a society, there is nothing unknown to fear in regards to cigarettes. We know that smoking cigarettes is associated with...

Minimum Vaping Age to be Raised to 21

Republican Senator Mitch McConnell proposed a bill this week that would raise the minimum vaping age in the United States to 21 years old. This bill comes after a national public outcry because of the health risks that ENDS products pose. A generation of teens is...

FDA Considering Drugs to Help Adolescents Quit Vaping

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) posed the question of if drug therapy is a possible solution in the quest to help teens quit vaping during a public hearing held in mid-January. The FDA currently has no approved nicotine cessation products for e-cigarette...

Adolescent Vaping Rates Continue To Rise

It seems like vaping among teenagers is not showing signs of slowing down, according to an annual survey called Monitoring the Future that surveys 8th, 10th, and 12th graders in the United states across nearly 45,000 students around the country. Released in late 2018,...

San Francisco Weighs Ban on E-cigarettes

Earlier this month, officials in San Francisco proposed a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes “until the federal government regulates vaping products.” Three major cities in the United States—San Francisco, New York, and Chicago—have teamed up and sent a letter to the FDA...