Juul revolutionized e-cigarettes — and now the industry's in jeopardy

Juul revolutionized e-cigarettes — and now the industry’s in jeopardy

Demonstrator vapes during a consumer advocate groups and vape storeowners rally outside of the White House to protest the proposed vaping flavor ban in Washington DC on November 9, 2019. Jose Luis Magana | AFP | Getty Images In 2010, e-cigarettes looked like they could be a promising technology for tobacco companies and health advocates … Read more…

Trump aides hold daily meetings on vaping as White House scrambles to formulate policy

Trump aides hold daily meetings on vaping as White House scrambles to formulate policy

From left: White House counselor Kellyanne Conway speaks to Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) and President Donald Trump, during a listening session on youth vaping and the electronic cigarette epidemic inside the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington,, November 22, 2019. Tom Brenner | Reuters The White House, grappling with the outbreak of a … Read more…

Vaping lung disease outbreak likely caused by multiple brands, CDC says

Vaping lung disease outbreak likely caused by multiple brands, CDC says

The New York State Department of Health shared photos of some of the products it found to contain vitamin E acetate, a key focus of the department’s investigation into potential causes of vaping-associated lung disease. Source: New York State Department of Health Dank Vapes was the most commonly used THC product among patients who developed … Read more…

Hello Kitty logo on vaping device showed something was wrong

Hello Kitty logo on vaping device showed something was wrong

CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo raised concerns Thursday over the teen vaping crisis and the longterm health risks. “We don’t know the longitudinal effect of these products,” Merlo told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” “Something has to be done.” In research released in October from New York University, scientists found e-cigarette vapor caused lung cancer, and potentially … Read more…