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.
Tri-State Area Governors Hold Regional Summit On Vaping, MarijuanaAs of Oct. 8, there had been 26 vaping-related deaths in 21 states, including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts.
Juul Pulls Dessert, Fruit-Flavored Products, Keeps Mint And MentholThe nation's most popular e-cigarette brand says it will stop selling fruit and dessert-flavored vape pens amid the vaping health crisis.
N.J.'s Largest Health Network Contributes $1 Million To Fund 'Take Vape Away' InitiativeFollowing government efforts to slow down teen use of e-cigarettes, New Jersey's largest health network has launched a new anti-vaping campaign.
Rep. King, Long Island Officials Launch Offensive Against Flavored E-Cigarettes, Teen VapingOfficials on Wednesday announced plans to combat the vaping crisis, just one day after New York reported its first death linked to the devices.
Bronx Teen Becomes First Vaping Death Victim In New YorkThe medical examiner continues to investigate the boy’s death, but officials say he was using black market e-cigarettes that contained THC.
Gov. Cuomo Reports Teenage Boy Is First New Yorker To Die From Vaping-Related IllnessGov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday health investigators are working to learn more about what his office is calling New York's first reported death linked to vaping-related illness.