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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

Youth Vaping: A concern that does not warrant the banning of e-cigarettes or flavours

Recent news about the growth of youth vaping in the United States of America are a cause for concern across the vaping world. The emergence of illicit vaping products containing THC and Vitamin E Acetate Oil is a most troubling development which threatens to undo the goodwill the industry has built up due to its …

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India and China ban e-cigarettes while Public Health England continues to say it is a safer alternative to smoking

A few days after the White House announced plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes, except for tobacco-flavoured products due to the rise in the number of young people who vape as well as the pandemic of lung illnesses in the US, India’s cabinet approved an emergency order banning the production, import and sale of e-cigarettes citing …

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