Why does it matter to vapers if the public doesn’t understand nicotine? reports Jim McDonald (vaping360.com). Nicotine doesn’t cause cancer, but a majority of Americans believes it does. The idea that nicotine itself is harmful probably leads the public to fear and avoid low-risk nicotine products like e-cigarettes. A new study offers alarming evidence that Americans misunderstand the relative safety of nicotine. More than half of adults (52.9 percent) think nicotine causes m
Indonesia: High Vape Tax Will Drive Vapers Back To Cigarettes "We should turn vapers into conventional cigarette smokers,” says Indonesia’s trade minister. The Indonesian government wants to turn vapers into smokers to protect cigarette tax income, and they know just how to do it. The country is planning on imposing a 57 percent tax on vapes later this year, reports Jim McDonald.
The Southeast Asian island country is the fourth most populous country in the world (more than
GEORGETOWN STUDY: E-CIG CAN HELP SMOKERS QUIT A new electronic cigarette study by the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center suggests that indeed vaping may help smokers quit, reports Gerald Erskine. The study looked into the number of quit smoking attempts, the frequency of electronic cigarette use and the number of people that actually quit smoking. They found definite correlations. The data showed that smokers who made a quit attempt were more likely to succeed if