Vap'News offers you flash news about the e-cigarette for Wednesday 24 April 2019. (Update the news at 10h25)
UNITED STATES: BETTER VAPFUMERS TO END TOBACCO
According to a new US study, parents who consume both conventional cigarettes and e-cigarettes are more likely to quit. (See article)
UNITED STATES: ADOLESCENTS ARE NOT ALWAYS AWARE OF NICOTINE'S PRESENCE
Published in the journal Pediatrics, the study was carried out on 517 adolescents aged between 12 and 21 years. The participants were asked to answer questionnaires about their consumption habits relating to the use of conventional cigarettes, liquid tobacco and marijuana. Almost 14% said they had smoked cigarettes before, 36% had tried e-cigarettes and 31,3% said they had tried marijuana. (See article)
SWITZERLAND: PHILIP MORRIS FOUNDS A LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY!
E-cigarettes are incredibly popular in the UK, in part thanks to the country's public health service, which views the products as a less harmful alternative and encourages consumers to switch providers. By offering users better discounts on life insurance to switch to iQOS, more people will need to do so, says Andre Calantzopoulos. (See article)
BELGIUM: TWO RADIOLOGISTS GIVE NEW E-CIGARETTE WARNING
Two Belgian radiologists in Belgium have issued a new warning about the potentially harmful effects of e-cigarettes on health and have called for more research in this emerging field. (See article)
UNITED STATES: VAPE DEFENDERS JOIN ALBANY!
Vape advocates are rallying against Albany County for banning flavored electronic cigarettes. Hoping to do away with the county's proposed ban on flavored e-cigarettes, vaping advocates rallied outside the Albany County courthouse on Tuesday with the message "Vape saves lives." (See article)
JAPAN: A UNIVERSITY NO LONGER WANTS TO RECRUIT SMOKING TEACHERS!
Unless they pledge to stop smoking completely, a Japanese university has decided to stop recruiting smoking teachers, his spokesman said on Tuesday. (See article)