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SURGEON GENERAL AND VAPING

Dr. Jerome Adams is a candidate to be our next Surgeon General of the United States. He is currently an associate professor of anesthesiology at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He comes to his new position with a rich history of involvement in numerous high-profile committees.  He has experience with our country’s current opioid addiction problems […]

Does Vaping Cause Popcorn Lung?

The question asked most often about vaping is “does vaping damage the lungs?”  If you do the research and ask your friends and family this question, you would probably find that most of your friends and family believe that vaping is as bad as smoking. And, of course, the special interests against vaping would encourage […]

It’s Not Too Late To Quit Smoking

The days of going outside to grab a smoke can be over.  Getting the evil eye from friends and family can also be over. If you’ve been a smoker for any length of time, you know the rules.  People run when they see a smoker. Then there’s the matter of a smelly house, a smelly […]

Can E-Cigs Reverse Harm From Smoking?

A researcher named Professor Ricarrdo Polosa has been studying the effects that vaping has on patients with high blood pressure and asthma problems in Italy. Cigarette smoking is known to both increase blood pressure and worsens asthma.   Heart rate is increased while smoking and this releases various chemicals into the blood stream.  Tobacco smoking can […]

Vaping vs Smoking

“Smoking tobacco is the biggest avoidable cause of death around the globe.” Vaping has been around for a while now. There are still a lot of questions, but 95% of the medical community in Europe is on board, and doctors in the United States are slowly changing.   Vaping is not the lesser of two […]

Flavorings Do Not Attract Young People To Vaping

One of the most attractive characteristics of e-Cigarettes is the large number of flavorings that are available. Many public health officials consider this a drawback claiming that flavorings attract young users and eventually, these young people will start smoking tobacco products. The news media suggests that the e-Cig industry uses multiple flavors purposely to draw young […]

Does E-Juice Go Bad?

Most people don’t think about expiration dates unless it concerns food but e-juice is one of those consumable products you would think never expires. But can e-juice go bad?  Let’s find out.   There is an expiration date on bottles of e-juice.  That date is merely a guess at how long the e-juice will be […]

Is Vaping A Gateway To Tobacco Use?

In 1607, the colony of Jamestown, Virginia was established. Tobacco has been a primary crop in Virginia almost from the beginning. There are virtually no anti-vaping laws in Virginia, and believe it or not, Virginia Beach is one of the vape-friendliest cities in the U.S.   A study was recently conducted in Virginia amongst college […]

Vape Study Shows No Harmful Second-Hand Toxicity

A recent vaping study conducted by the California Department of Public Health (DPH) is causing quite a stir on social media for two reasons. First, the study indicates that the toxicity levels of more than twenty different chemicals are pretty much non-detectable in second-hand vapor from e-cigarettes. The second reason for the social media hoopla […]

Smoking: What’s In It For Me?

Quitting smoking is getting easier and easier. With vaping so readily available, what are you waiting for? At least give it a try.   Let’s talk a bit about tobacco products. You’ve probably observed the negative ads about smoking tobacco. Yes, that is a very real risk with smoking but do you truly understand why?  […]