e-cigarette

  • The Surgeon General calls youth e-cigarette smoking ‘unsafe’

    The Surgeon General calls youth e-cigarette smoking ‘unsafe’

    A statement issued by the Surgeon General of the United States on youth e-cigarette use this morning, while not quite definitive, is fairly damning nonetheless. While Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy stated that more research needs to be done on the issue, he believes enough evidence exists to consider the phenomenon “a major public health concern.” Murthy spoke to The Washington… Read More

  • E-Cig Companies Will Never Promise To Help You Quit Smoking

    E-Cig Companies Will Never Promise To Help You Quit Smoking

    Two or three years ago, e-cigarattes were exotic. These strange sticks, their ends LED-lit and their owners expelling odorless smoke – “It’s vapor!” – would look as futuristic as a Replicant’s food injector. They gave the smoker nebulous powers, namely the ability to smoke on a plane, and they were expensive and hard to find. Now, they’re everywhere. Read More