Glantz makes new claims about teen vaping

For this new research, a questionnaire was distributed to 499 secondary school children in an English county. The children were aged from eleven to 16, with the average age being 14. The questionnaire was designed to measure both what the students believed about e-cigarettes, and their current use of them. The study itself was mostly […]

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San Francisco votes for anti-flavour law

One of the hardest fights for US vaping advocates recently has been in San Francisco. Since the city’s Board of Supervisors approved a total ban on flavoured tobacco products last year, and made clear that it would also apply to e-liquids, advocacy and business groups have been mobilising to fight the move. The campaign attracted […]

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Medical group calls for total flavour ban

A statement released today – World No Tobacco Day – by the Forum of International Respiratory Societies has taken the extraordinary step of demanding a ban on all flavoured e-liquids, claiming that the products “have increased the appeal of e-cigarettes to young people” and are “normalising” smoking. The statement, published in the European Respiratory Journal, […]

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