Posts Tagged E-cigarettes

New York governor proposes ban on flavored e-cigarettes

Robie de Guzman   •   September 10, 2019

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed legislation on Monday (September 9) to ban flavored e-cigarettes statewide in an effort to protect young people from the unknown consequences of vaping. “Common...

DOH bans use of vapes, e-cigarettes in public places

Robie de Guzman   •   July 3, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) has banned the use of vapes and electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in public places. Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on June 14 signed...

WHO: Tobacco kills 8 million each year; e-cigarettes, not a proven alternative

Robie de Guzman   •   May 30, 2019

Tobacco kills eight million people each year, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Wednesday (May 29), ahead of World No Tobacco Day on Friday (May 31). The WHO said...

Rules on use of e-cigarette, vapes out next week – DOH

Robie de Guzman   •   May 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) is looking to release an order detailing the regulations on the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and vapes next week, a health...

QC gov’t regulates use of e-cigarettes in public places

Marje Pelayo   •   March 20, 2019

QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The Quezon City government has approved a city ordinance regulating the use of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes in public places, including advertisements and promotions regarding it....

DOH considers regulating the use of vapes

admin   •   March 14, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Many are under the impression that because e-cigarettes or vapes do not contain tobacco, they pose little risk to health. “Noong mga time na nag-switch na nga ako...

U.S. cracks down on e-cigarettes and cigars, bans sales to minors

admin   •   May 8, 2016

The U.S. government on Thursday took wide-ranging steps to crack down for the first time on e-cigarettes and cigars, growing in popularity among teens, and banned sales to anyone under...

Consumers unclear about risks or benefits of e-cigarettes

admin   •   June 28, 2015

(Reuters Health) – While some smokers consider electronic cigarettes a potential aid in quitting, some people who have already quit see them as a temptation to resume a habit they...

As smokers spark up e-cigs to quit, traditional aids suffer

admin   •   January 29, 2015

(Reuters) – When Marty Weinstein decided to quit smoking, he took a friend’s advice and tried electronic cigarettes rather than government-approved nicotine replacement products. Weinstein, 58, has gone from a...

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