Brooklyn Catholic School Turns To Hands-On Science In Fight Against Teen's Epidemic Use Of Toxic E-CigarettesStudents at one Clinton Hill high school are taking part in a novel experiment created by Cornell University testing the effect e-cigarette vapor has on living cells.
Federal Crackdown On Flavored E-Cigarette Cartridge Sales Takes EffectThe crackdown aims to reduce vaping by young people.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Renews Call For Recreational MarijuanaDuring his State of the State address Wednesday, he said legalization is necessary to keep residents safe.
2 More New Yorkers Die Of Vaping-Related Illnesses, Making 4 StatewideCuomo said the latest victims were a woman in her 20s from New York City and another woman in her 50s from Ontario County.
FDA Bans Some Vaping Products, Including Fruit And Mint FlavorsThe Trump administration is banning flavored vape products that appeal to children.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Propose Ban On E-Cig Flavors, Ads Aimed At YouthAction against e-cigarettes has gained urgency amid the rise of a vaping illness nationwide.
New York City Approves Ban On Sale Of Flavored E-CigarettesSupporters of the ban say the flavors target kids, but adult users worry they will return to traditional tobacco.
Doctors Find New 'Popcorn Lung'-Like Lung Damage Linked To VapingDoctors believe they've discovered a new type of lung injury related to vaping after a teenager in Canada nearly died of something like "popcorn lung."
Second New Yorker Dies Of Vaping-Related IllnessThe victim was identified as a Manhattan man in his 30s. A 17-year-old boy from the Bronx died of a similar condition last month.
New York Sues JUUL For Allegedly Fueling Youth Vaping EpidemicThe lawsuit also claims the company misled consumers and misrepresented its products by saying they’re a safer alternative to smoking.
Again Savoring Flavors, Yonkers Vape Store Taking Full Advantage Of Appeals Court RulingLast month, the city of Yonkers banned the sale of flavored vaping products. Well, on Wednesday those products were back on the shelves of local stores.
New York Raises Age To Purchase Tobacco Products From 18 To 21Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 back in July.
Health Officials Report Breakthrough In Investigation Into Vaping-Related IllnessesA government lab found the same chemical compound in fluid taken from the lungs of 29 patients across the country, the CDC announced.
Nassau County Postpones Vote To Ban Flavored Vaping Products, Calls For More ResearchNassau County legislature has postponed a vote to ban on flavored vaping products which was expected on Monday.
Nassau County To Vote On Banning Sale Of Flavored Vaping ProductsLast week, a new county law banned advertising on age-restricted products such as e-cigarettes within 1,000 feet of areas frequented by young people.