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Stop Excise on Vaping

We’re calling on you to help stop the vapour-tax conversation. We say no to excise on vapour products. View online. View online https://vpasa.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/VPASA-Open-Letter-To-Minister-Tito-Mboweni-.pdf

Experts react to The World Health Organisation (WHO)’s Q&A on electronic cigarettes.

Dr Nick Hopkinson, Reader in Respiratory Medicine at the National Heart and Lung Institute Imperial College London, said: “We know that e-cigarettes are substantially safer than smoking, because the toxic substances present in cigarette smoke are either completely absent, or present at much lower levels. “Evidence from randomised controlled trials shows clearly that e-cigarettes can …

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Vaping: not just hot air

Evidence shows the habit reduces smoking There is mounting evidence that vaping is linked to a reduction in smoking. Research presented at a summit on the science, regulation and health-impact of e-cigarettes held in London…read more here

The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced a breakthrough finding

An analysis of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid samples) or samples of fluid collected from the lungs) of patients with e-cigarette or vaping, product use associated lung injury identified Vitamin E acetate, an addictive found in some TCH containing products. Laboratory test results of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) samples from 29 patients submitted to CDC from 10 …

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VPASA Media Release

The Vapour Product Association of South Africa wishes to draw the attention of the vaping community and media to the United States’ Food and Drug Administrations’ vaping advisory that warns the public… Read more here https://vpasa.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/VPASA-Media-Release-22-October-2019.pdf