Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are much more likely to try tobacco, CDC says

Authorities are worried that ‘vaping’ could be a gateway to tobacco use .

Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are much more likely to try tobacco, CDC says - Washington Post

Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are much more likely to try tobacco, CDC saysWashington PostThe morass of conflicting information about e-cigarettes and tobacco use grew deeper Monday, when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new study showing that adolescents who vape say they are much more likely to smoke … .

Heart Association: E-cigs could 'renormalize' smoking in America

The American Heart Association is calling for stronger e-cigarette regulations and more research, “before we allow this Trojan horse of nicotine back into society.” They don’t outright reject the idea of e-cigs being a safer alternative to smoking, or as a helpful tool in quitting, but they want to see more scientific evidence. .

E-cigarettes may be tempting non-smoking youths to smoke: CDC study - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsE-cigarettes may be tempting non-smoking youths to smoke: CDC studyYahoo NewsCHICAGO (Reuters) – Electronic cigarettes may be more tempting to non-smoking youths than conventional cigarettes, and once young people have tried e-cigarettes they are more inclined to give regular cigarettes a try, U.S. researchers said on Monday. .

Youths who try e-cigarettes triple since 2011

The number of US youths who have tried e-cigarettes tripled from 2011 to 2013, raising concerns about the potential for a new generation of nicotine addicts, US health authorities said Monday. More than a quarter of a million young people who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarettes in 2013, said the findings from the… Read More

E-cigarettes may be tempting non-smoking youths to smoke: CDC study

Electronic cigarettes may be more tempting to non-smoking youths than conventional cigarettes, and once young people have tried e-cigarettes they are more inclined to give regular cigarettes a try, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lends evidence to the argument that electronic cigarettes encourage youth smoking. The study, based on nationally representative youth surveys,… Read More

The American Heart Association weighs in on e-cigarettes

The American Heart Association acknowledges that e-cigarettes could be used successfully by smokers as a last measure to try and quit the practice. Though the group falls pretty far short of endorsing the industry, the development could still be a boost for e-cig stocks which have the issue of potential regulation hanging over them. Related… Read More

Toronto Bans E-Cigarettes From City Workplaces - TIME

CTV NewsToronto Bans E-Cigarettes From City WorkplacesTIMEThe vote was part of a marathon session for the city council which could last several days and will address some 400 items from e-cigarettes to traffic lights. Toronto is not the first major city in North America to issue a prohibition on e-cigarettes …Toronto City Council votes to… Read More

E-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group Says - Bloomberg

Minneapolis Star TribuneE-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group SaysBloombergElectronic cigarettes are worth trying as a last option for smokers seeking to quit, the biggest U.S. heart health advocacy group said. The American Heart Association, in a policy statement released today, said physicians shouldn’t discourage e …Heart group weighs in on e-cigarette use, dangers;… Read More

Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit - News & Observer

News & ObserverHeart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quitNews & ObserverBut if those fail, “it is reasonable to have a conversation” about e-cigarettes, said the Heart Association’s president, Dr. Elliott Antman. The Cancer Society said e-cigarettes “may be a reasonable option” for people who could not quit after trying … .

REFILE-Japan Tobacco not planning M&A in e-cigarette business now - CEO - Reuters

Economic TimesREFILE-Japan Tobacco not planning M&A in e-cigarette business now – CEOReutersJapan Tobacco, the world’s third-biggest tobacco company is poised to complete a takeover of Zandera, the UK maker of the E-Lites e-cigarette brand, in the next few weeks. It also has a stake in Ploom, a U.S.-based maker of electronic pipe tobacco …Japan Tobacco… Read More

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