There have now been eight deaths linked to vaping-related illnesses associated with e-cigarettes.
Why the FDA should increase regulations on 'filtered' cigarettes
A study shows that so-called 'light' cigarettes have no health benefits to smokers and have likely contributed to the rise of a certain form of lung cancer.
What's the Penalty for Using an E-Cigarette on a Plane?
Despite the growing popularity of e-cigarettes and vaporizers, neither can be used on a plane. Recent regulations passed by the federal government went into effect this year officially prohibiting e-cigarette use or vaping. Additionally, because of the risk of...
What’s in cigarette smoke? Most people don’t know
(Reuters Health) – Many people in a recent study said they’d tried to find out what chemicals are in tobacco products or smoke, but most were not familiar with components other than nicotine.
FDA Regulation of E-Cigarettes: The What, When, and Warnings
On May 10, 2016, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a final rule extending its regulation of "tobacco products" to include electronic...
How E-Cigarette Puritans Risk Lives
It is time government health authorities put their puritanical inclinations aside and give the public accurate information about e-cigarettes.
How the Hell Are Candy Cigarettes Still a Thing?
Michigan Joins New York in Banning Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes Amid Vaping Health Concerns
Trump has proposed a federal ban on flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products
Hawaii is considering a bill that bans cigarette sales to anyone under 100
A new bill in Hawaii's State House says "the cigarette is considered the deadliest artifact in human history" and calls for a phased ban on cigarette sales in the state by 2024.
The Dangers of E-Cigarettes and What to Do if You are Injured
If you are the injured victim of an e-cig accident, you may have a personal injury claim. Contact our office for the help you need today.
Why Are Juul Ads Allowed on TV But Not Cigarette Ads?
For several decades now, cigarette ads have been banned from TV and radio. Think about it. Except for the occasional ad in a magazine you may pick up in a doctor’s office (only because your phone is dead), you will not see an ad for Marlboro, Newport, or any other cigarette on TV or hear …
FDA Says Regulating E-Cigarettes Is A Top Priority
Ned Sharpless, the Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, issued a statement on Thursday which said the FDA was committed to overseeing the manufacturing, marketing, and sales of e-cigarettes, according to Reuters. The statement came one day before a federal judge ordered the FDA to impose a 10-month deadline for the submission of e-cigarette applications, which puts more pressure on e-cigarette companies like Juul Labs Inc for their continued popularity among underage users.
Why E-Cigarettes Explode, and How You Can Vape Safely
In 2015, a man was hospitalized with critical injuries after his e-cigarette exploded in his face. Another victim suffered severe burns on his hands, a hole in his tongue, and knocked out teeth. Here’s why and how e-cigarettes can literally blow up on you, and what you can do to minimize your risk.
How Much Is an Exploding E-Cigarette Injury Claim Worth?
Vaping, or using e-cigarettes, seems to be continually increasing in popularity as the technology continues to improve. However, the number of e-cigarette explosion injury claims are also on the rise. In 2015, national headlines were made when a jury returned...
Ohio schools buy vaping detectors as concerns over e-cigarettes increase
As public health officials continue to warn about the use of e-cigarettes, more central Ohio school districts are considering adding monitors to
Here's How Much You're Paying to Smoke Cigarettes in Each State
If one of your new year's resolutions was to quit smoking, here are a few more good reasons for you to quit.
What to Know about Long-Lasting Health Effects of E-Cigarette Flavorings
If you have suffered serious side effects from the use of e-cigarette flavorings, call the Law Firm of d’Oliveira & Associates today.
Teen Use of E-Cigarettes, Hookahs Way Up: Survey
Bright spot in U.S. government report is that fewer kids are smoking cigarettes
FDA and FTC Issue Warnings Concerning e-Cigarette Marketing
): FDA and FTC warnings concerning e-cigarette marketing focus on children.
This is what can happen if an e-cigarette blows up while you’re using it
Here’s another reason e-cigarettes are dangerous — they can explode on you. Don’t believe it? Check out what happened to these 15 patients treated at the University of Washington.