New York State Raises Smoking Age From 18 To 21The change takes effect in 120 days, on Nov. 13, and will apply to the sales of traditional tobacco products as well as electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
New Study: E-Cigarette Flavors May Be Harmful To Your HeartE-cigarettes are said to be safer because they don't have tar and other carcinogens of real cigarettes. But they contain flavorings that may be bad for your heart.
Study Suggests Teens Who Vape Have No Idea How Much Nicotine They Are Getting And Related DangersE-cigarette use among middle and high school students is an increasing concern for schools. Now, new research suggests many kids don't know what they're vaping, or how addictive it can be.
Advocacy Group Launches New Push Against Flavored E-Cigarettes Targeting KidsKeeping children away from flavored e-cigarettes is the goal of a new campaign launched today at city hall.
FDA Cracking Down On E-Cigs & Vaping Devices, Adding Restrictions For TeensNew guidelines issued earlier this week restrict the sale of most flavored tobacco products, e-cigs, or vaping devices at convenience stores, gas stations, and pharmacies.
Young Students At P.S. 19 In The Bronx Take Part In E-Cigarette/Juul Prevention ProgramHealth officials are calling for new federal regulations to try and stop the increasing e-cigarette epidemic among teens.
Surgeon General: Vaping Amongst Young People An Epidemic, 'Aggressive Steps' Needed To Stop ItThe government's top doctor is taking aim at the best-selling electronic cigarette brand in the U.S., urging swift action to prevent Juul and similar vaping brands from addicting millions of teenagers.
E-Cigarette Maker Juul Pulling Flavored Pods From StoresE-cigarette maker Juul is taking steps to keep its products away from kids. The company said Tuesday it’s pulling its flavored pods from more than 90,000 stores nationwide, including convenience stores and tobacco shops.
Report: New York State Considers Ban On Flavored E-CigarettesFlavored e-cigarettes, popular among teens, may soon be pulled from stores in New York State.
FDA Attacks Youth Vaping Epidemic With Unique Public Service CampaignAccording to newly released federal statistics, vaping by high school students is up a staggering 75 percent this year, jeopardizing extraordinary public health gains in reducing smoking.
FDA: Teen Vaping Has Reached ‘Epidemic’ LevelsU.S. health officials are calling on the industry to address the problem or risk having their flavored products pulled off the market.
Teen Develops 'Wet Lung' After Vaping For 3 Weeks, Doctors SayA teen in Pennsylvania had to be placed on a breathing machine after doctors say she developed "wet lung" from vaping.
Feds: New Kid-Friendly E-Cig Marketing A Huge Poisoning RiskTwo federal agencies have issues warnings to 13 manufacturers of high nicotine e-cigarette goods to stop making their product packaging look like children's juice boxes, candies and cookies.
Sneaky New Device Leading To More Teens Vaping At SchoolIn videos all over social media, more teenagers are using a new vaping device at school.
Parents, Local Lawmakers Argue For Tighter Regulations For Hookah Bars On Long IslandOwners of hookah lounges and vape stores in the area may soon find it more difficult to open following an onslaught of parental complaints across Long Island.