President Trump May Offer Good News to Vapers
President Trump May Offer Good News to Vapers

The Trump administration appears to have backed away from a September statement calling for a ban of flavors giving some relief to already struggling vape shop owners. However, let us not forget the vape shop owners that did not survive bans like many of those in Massachusetts. If you remember, Gov. Charlie Baker put a 4-month Ban [...]

Vape Shops are Fighting Back Against Vaping Bans
Vape Shops are Fighting Back Against Vaping Bans

Many cities and counties across the country are considering vaping bans and even shutting down vape shops. Vape shops and their customers are mounting a fight against their local lawmakers in an effort to keep their stores open. Now this is wonderful news! It's about time people in our community stop depending on "telling your story" nonsense [...]

Cannabis-based Medicines Approved by NHS
Cannabis-based Medicines Approved by NHS

For the first time, cannabis-based medicines have been approved in the UK to be used on the National Health Service. Also, a huge medical trial of the medical use of cannabis has been scheduled. Now, you see, the U.K. has been ahead of the curve on vaping and other methods of harm reduction and curative properties [...]

Bootleg Cannabis Vapes Spew Forth Formaldehyde
Bootleg Cannabis Vapes Spew Forth Formaldehyde

While the CDC is investigating Vitamin E acetate as a suspected cause of the recent vape related lung illnesses a company in California is analyzing the vapor produced from these bootleg THC cartridges.  The results of the tests are very concerning.  Buyer beware and know what you are vaping! It's tempting to celebrate the fact that [...]

Moral Panic is Putting Lives of Vapers in Danger
Moral Panic is Putting Lives of Vapers in Danger

If our lawmakers and legislatures give in to the Moral Panic (#moralpanic - we use this hashtag quite a bit these days on Twitter)  that the media is creating on the dangers of vaping there will be less chance of tobacco smokers switching to the much safer 'vaping' method of quitting, and may cause some [...]

The War on E-Cigarettes is just Foolish
The War on E-Cigarettes is just Foolish

It's War! Or it certainly seems like it, doesn't it? Everyday for the past 3 months it's felt like our entire community, our entire industry, is under attack. With good reason. It really is a war of words. Contrary to all the recent bad publicity on vaping the facts are that vaping saves lives and helps [...]

Cannabis THC Product Ban (THC an Vitamin E Actate)
Cannabis Regulators Blocks THC Sales in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has blocked the sales of all vaping products containing THC until testing for Vitamin E acetate is completed.  People going to dispensaries this week found the products no longer available. First, Massachusetts goes after ALL vaping products, except the deadly THC cards made with Vitamin E Acetate, without an ounce of [...]

Downloaded the Vaffle App Yet?
Vaffle: Instagram for Vapers?

Social media may still be one of the biggest platforms of communication across the globe, but it hasn’t been too kind to the vaping community. Oh sure, there’s plenty of sales and support groups to be had on Facebook and Twitter, but those who venture in are usually met with a lot of hassle from [...]

Bus Advertising Drives the e-Cig Business in the UK
Bus Advertising Drives the e-Cig Business in the UK

The UK is the world’s second-largest market for electronic cigarette and vaporizer products. Although the UK considered banning vaping in 2010, it has since grown to become one of the most vape friendly markets in the world. The British people and government have studied and accepted vaping more enthusiastically than any other nation. E-cigs are more [...]

Is Scott Gottlieb’s departure a win for vaping? Or a precursor to something worse from the FDA?
The Scott Gottlieb’s Departure – Good or Bad for Vapers?

In a move that gave the vaping industry a momentary sigh of relief, Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) who made the fight against teen vaping a cornerstone of his role, submitted a surprising resignation after nearly two years on the job.Though he is remaining on until a suitable replacement [...]

JUUL Flavored Pod Ban Sends Ripples Through the Vaping Industry
JUUL Flavor Ban Sends Ripples Through Vaping Industry

JUUL Flavor Ban Sends Ripples Through Vaping Industry - It’s no secret that JUUL is America’s post popular brand among the small mainstream e-cigarettes that new vapers traditionally buy. In traditional retail outlets such as convenience stores, gas stations and pharmacies, JUUL has captured a market share that now exceeds 70 percent. When the popularity of [...]

Study Shows a Move to Vaping Produces Same Harm Reduction as Quitting Outright
Vaping – Same Harm Reduction as Quitting Outright

Study Shows a Move to Vaping Produces Same Harm Reduction as Quitting Outright - It’s been a good month in the vaping press! And even though we’ve covered them a lot lately, our hats are tipped to JUUL Labs Inc. for sponsoring this potentially game-changing study, which showed that vaping presents little to no harm, when [...]

Vaping and Diabetes: Why flavored vape products need to be allowed
Vaping and Diabetes: Flavored eJuice Plays Vital Role

Vaping and diabetes- My journey so far - For all the writing our team does on here, we very rarely inject our personal lives into our writing. Sure, you know which writers like certain things, but doing vape journalism can be a little faceless. Today, I’m going to change things up a bit by getting [...]

Kids Still smoking… So they Blame Vaping?
Vaping Blamed for Teen Smoking – Say What?

Kids Still smoking… So they Blame Vaping? --- Most of the anti-vaping discussion centers on e-cigarettes and vape devices as smoking cessation tools. And their lack of current FDA regulation ensures this discussion will continue. But we have to admit, we never thought we’d see the day when vape devices would be blamed for MORE people [...]

How Some JUUL Competitors Are Keeping Up
How Some JUUL Competitors Are Keeping Up

JUUL and Competitors - The vaping industry is probably the last place you’d expect the term ‘arms race’ to appear - but that’s exactly what Stanford researchers are calling the push for increased nicotine levels in vaping products. As JUUL continues to capture the attention of vaping enthusiasts in the U.S, competitors are keeping a [...]