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Electronic Cigarettes – Google News

North Allegheny school board weighs adding electronic cigarettes to anti … – Pittsburgh Post Gazette


North Allegheny school board weighs adding electronic cigarettes to anti
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The North Allegheny school board will vote next month to add electronic cigarettes to the district's anti-tobacco policies. The revisions, which were introduced Wednesday, add all electronic cigarettes, including those that emit a non-nicotine vapor

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 1:41 am

New study finds formaldehyde in electronic cigarettes – NBC Montana


NBC Montana

New study finds formaldehyde in electronic cigarettes
NBC Montana
A chemistry professor at Portland State University found that when using electronic cigarettes at the highest heat or setting, the vapor produced contains hidden formaldehyde at levels five to fifteen times higher than regular cigarettes.
E-cigarettes May Contain FormaldehydeWJHG-TV
Debate Brews Over Formaldehyde in E-CigarettesDiabetes Insider

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Posted on 29 January 2015 | 12:36 am

California Declares Electronic Cigarettes a Health Threat – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

California Declares Electronic Cigarettes a Health Threat
Wall Street Journal
California plans to launch a statewide campaign warning citizens about the health risks of electronic cigarettes. The campaign, which will include television and radio advertising, follows a report released on Wednesday by California health officials
Officials declare e-cigarettes a health threat for CaliforniaKABC-TV
California Says E-Cigarettes a Health RiskTIME
CA Declares Electronic Cigarettes Public Health ThreatNBC Southern California

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Posted on 28 January 2015 | 11:56 pm

California’s top public health official slams e-cigarettes – Reuters


Reuters

California's top public health official slams e-cigarettes
Reuters
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California's top public health official on Wednesday said electronic cigarettes are addictive, leading to nicotine poisoning among children and threatening to unravel the state's decades-long effort to reduce tobacco use.

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 10:28 pm

WNC schools wrestle with growing e-cigarette use – Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville Citizen-Times

WNC schools wrestle with growing e-cigarette use
Asheville Citizen-Times
WAYNESVILLE – Amid growing use of electronic cigarettes among teens, Haywood County schools are changing how they classify the devices. Rather than treating e-cigarettes as tobacco products like many school systems do, Haywood school officials say …

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 8:34 pm

Surgeon general: ‘Desperate need of clarity’ on e-cigarettes – Fox News


Fox News

Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettes
Fox News
Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy, whose predecessors have been instrumental in guiding tobacco
Surgeon general says e-cigarette safety needs "clarity"CBS News
New surgeon general wants 'clarity' on e-cigarettesTBO.com

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Posted on 28 January 2015 | 5:26 pm

Bay Area Rapid Transit To Ban E-cigarettes – Capital Public Radio News


San Francisco Examiner

Bay Area Rapid Transit To Ban E-cigarettes
Capital Public Radio News
(AP) – Bay Area Rapid Transit is set to ban the use of electronic cigarettes on its trains and at stations. The Oakland Tribune reports that the BART board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimous initial approval last week
BART plans to ban e-cigarettesSan Jose Mercury News
BART closer to banning e-cigarettesSan Francisco Examiner

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Posted on 28 January 2015 | 3:34 pm

E-Cigarettes Could Face Major Bans In California – Huffington Post


E-Cigarettes Could Face Major Bans In California
Huffington Post
On the heels of a study that found electronic cigarettes may expose users to high levels of formaldehyde, the California senate has introduced a bill that would define the controversial devices as tobacco products and treat them as such. Filed Monday

Posted on 27 January 2015 | 3:12 pm

E-cigarettes would be banned in public places under California bill – Reuters


Reuters

E-cigarettes would be banned in public places under California bill
Reuters
(Reuters) – California would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in public places and ramp up enforcement against selling them to minors under a bill introduced in the legislature on Monday. There is growing concern about the health risks from e
Citing public health, Leno seeks more limits on e-cigarettesSFGate
E-cigarettes Not Safer than Ordinary Cigarettes, Contains High Concentration Tech Times
E-cigarettes – What's the harm?ScienceBlog.com (blog)
The Inquisitr -New York Times -wivb.com
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Posted on 27 January 2015 | 12:40 am

Panel to warn of e-cigarettes issues – Muncie Star Press


Muncie Star Press

Panel to warn of e-cigarettes issues
Muncie Star Press
MUNCIE – Thinking perhaps those new electronic cigarettes will offer a healthier alternative to your pack-a-day habit, or even help you quit smoking? Officials with the Tobacco-Free Coalition of Delaware County, the Indiana State Department of Health
New York may add e-cigarettes to smoking banUSA TODAY
The Heated Battle to Tax Electronic CigarettesThe Fiscal Times
The smoke around e-cig scienceReuters
New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV -Poughkeepsie Journal
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Posted on 24 January 2015 | 3:45 am

Electronic Cigarettes – Yahoo News Search Results

The Wall Street Journal: California declares e-cigarettes a health threat

California plans to launch a statewide campaign warning citizens about the health risks of electronic cigarettes.

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 4:34 am

California's top health official warns against using e-cigarettes

There’s enough scientific evidence now to warn the public about the health risks of electronic cigarettes, the state’s top health official said Wednesday.“I’m advising Californians to avoid using e-cigarettes and to keep them away from…

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 2:42 am

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California health officials Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states and health advocates across the U.S. in seeking tighter controls as "vaping" grows in popularity.

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 12:53 am

California's top public health official slams e-cigarettes

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California's top public health official on Wednesday said electronic cigarettes are addictive, leading to nicotine poisoning among children and threatening to unravel the state's decades-long effort to reduce tobacco use. The report by California Department of Public Health Director Ron Chapman comes as the state legislature is debating whether …

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 10:24 pm

California officials call e-cigarettes a health threat

State health officials worry young people will become addicted if the devices remain unregulated

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 10:09 pm

California health officials declare e-cigarettes a health threat, urge tougher regulations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California health officials on Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states and health advocates …

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 9:58 pm

California health officer declares e-cigarettes a health threat, urges tobacco-like regulation

California health officials say electronic cigarettes are a health threat, especially to children, and should be strictly regulated like tobacco products.

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 8:13 pm

Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettes

Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday.

Posted on 28 January 2015 | 5:45 pm

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Announces a Reduction in Its Planned Share Increase and Reverse Stock Split …

Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. , a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include VAPESTICK®, FIN®, Victory®, and VIP®, today announced a reduction in the size of the Company’s previously communicated reverse stock split.

Posted on 27 January 2015 | 1:00 pm

E-cigarettes would be banned in public places under California bill

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in public places and ramp up enforcement against selling them to minors under a bill introduced in the legislature on Monday. There is growing concern about the health risks from e-cigarettes, also known as vapor cigarettes or vapes, which are not lit or smoked like their old-fashioned …

Posted on 27 January 2015 | 12:37 am