Study pokes holes in the theory that young smokers will switch from conventional cigarettes to electronic ones
“Vaping” is now verboten in restaurants, bars and farmers markets
They’re popular, but public health agencies have yet to rule on whether they’re a safe alternative to traditional cigarettes
It’s not real tobacco smoke, but the emissions from electronic cigarettes can still contain harmful ingredients.
More studies are helping regulators to decide what role e-cigarettes could play in anti-smoking efforts.
Touted as a way to quit smoking, the latest data raise concerns that electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, may actually be a gateway for teens into tobacco use.
Aside from not lighting up at all, cigarettes developed to reduce a smoker’s exposure to tobacco’s toxins may be the best way to reduce health risks from smoking.
Electronic cigarettes, the smokeless battery-operated nicotine-delivery devices that look like real cigarettes, are becoming increasingly available online, with manufacturers marketing them largely to people who are trying to …