E-Cigarette Controversy

European Society of Cardiology: Electronic cigarettes do not damage the heart http://www.trust.org/alertnet/news/greek-study-finds-e-cigarettes-no-threat-to-heart/ http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-08-25/e-cigarettes-pose-no-risk-of-heart-disease-study-finds http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=poOP9skjaxM (5/17/12 interview/presentation by Dr. Konstantinos Farsalinos) Hayden McRobbie presents on e-cigarettes at the 2012 UK National Smoking Cessation Conference http://www.uknscc.org/uknscc2012_presentation_108.php?show=archive Gizmodo: The Best E-Cigarette http://gizmodo.com/5936968/the-best-e+cigarette#13457600338433 Brad Rodu: E-Cigarettes Awareness and Use http://rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com/2012/08/e-cigarettes-awareness-and-use_22.html Mike Siegel: Electronic Cigarette Opponents Now Making Up, Not Just Lying About […]

USA Today Article on E-Cigarettes and More

In USA Today article, e-cigarette prohibitionists continue to misrepresent evidence about e-cigarettes, TVECA estimates 5 million e-cigarettes will be sold in the US in 2012. http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/story/2012-08-18/electronic-cigarettes-smokeless-vaping-risks/57121894/1?csp=34news Promote harm reduction for smokers and let’s prevent 100,000 dead bodies! http://www.pjonline.com/news/promote_harm_reduction_for_smokers_and_let%E2%80%99s_prevent_100000_dead_bodies Latest studies confirm e-cigarette vapor safety http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-news/12776603-latest-studies-confirm-ecigarette-vapor-safety Barbados Ministry of Health protects cigarette markets by taxing e-cigarettes same as cigarettes and by banning […]

The Latest E-Cigarette News

E-Cigarettes a Wake-Up Call for Big Tobacco http://www.csnews.com/top-story-tobacco-e_cigarettes_a_wake_up_call_for_big_tobacco_-61663.html Big Tobacco bets on e-cigarette future http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/cb76997e-e0a5-11e1-b465-00144feab49a.html#axzz23R1o0Kva On the E Train Disposables or rechargables: Which e-cigarette should you stock? http://www.cspnet.com/sites/default/files/magazine/article/pdf/F8_CSP_0812.pdf Being Modern: E-cigarettes http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/healthy-living/being-modern-ecigarettes-8026627.html Dr. Michael Gough at Kenmore Mercy Hospital (NY) claims “using an e-cigarette is very similar to using a regular cigarette” http://tonawanda-news.com/feature/x585465265/The-jury-is-still-out-on-safety-of-e-cigarettes E-cigaretttes – […]

The Good, The Bad, and The Junk Science About E-Cigarettes

MA legislative session ends without enactment of proposed e-cigarette tax or tobacco tax hikes http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2012/08/01/flash-beacon-hill-swings-into-action/tq7z4iKtcxzRIIogZawaSP/story.html UK Health Minister Simon Burns protects cigarette markets and threatens public health by claiming e-cigarettes contain “potentially toxic substances” and pose “potential danger to consumers” without providing any evidence to justify his fear mongering claims demonizing the far less hazardous smokefree alternatives for smokers. http://www.dailymail.co.uk:80/news/article-2184014/Ministers-warn-electronic-cigarettes-unsafe-lead-health-problems.html http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/politics/4471959/E-cigs-a-risk-fear-may-see-law-move.html Study […]