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Vaping: How popular are e-cigarettes? – BBC News

A ban on the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes has been announced by US President Donald Trump, after a number of vaping-related deaths. So, how much is being spent on e-cigarettes, and how safe are they? 1. Vaping is increasingly popular According to the World Health Organization, there has been a small …

Smokin’ hut: Singapore’s solution for cigarette puffers

Smokers in Singapore will no longer have to sneak a drag on the street, with the launch of the city-state’s first air-conditioned “smoking cabin”, but the experience won few fans among cigarette puffers on Wednesday. The city-state has some of the world’s strictest anti-tobacco laws and smoking is banned in most public places, …

Smokers Who Quit Relapse Because They Crave Feeling Part of a Group

Researchers believe ex-smokers not only relapse because of the physical cravings of cigarettes, but also psychological ones. We all know smoking is highly physically and psychologically addictive. Now, research into why smokers relapse has shown that as well as nicotine, ex-smokers crave their old social identities. Around three quarters of attempts …

Teens sneaking Juul e-cig into classrooms – UPI.com

THURSDAY, July 5, 2018 — Parents, if you want to find out whether your teenagers are “juuling” in school, you might consider checking their Twitter accounts. That’s what California researchers did, and after sifting through more than 80,000 tweets, they found almost 1 in 25 detailed using the tiny e-cigarette …