HealthWatch: E-Cigarettes Are Less Harmful Than Regular Cigarettes, Still May Pose RisksMany smokers turn to e-cigarettes to help them quit but just how safe are they?
Vaping In School Raises Concerns From Administration, ParentsThe principal of Newton South High School is concerned about the growing number of students that are vaping with new, discrete devices at school.
Child-Resistant Packaging Required For E-Cigarette LiquidsNew regulations requiring child-resistant packaging for liquids and gels used in electronic cigarettes will soon take effect in Massachusetts.
Flavoring Chemical Found In E-Cigarettes Linked To Lung DiseaseA majority of e-cigarette flavors contain a chemical linked to lung disease, according to a study by Harvard researchers.
New Mass. Regulations On Sale Of E-Cigarettes Start Sept. 25Anyone under 18 years old will be barred from buying electronic cigarettes in Massachusetts and the liquid and gels used in the devices will have to be sold in child-resistant packaging under new regulations approved by the attorney general's office.
Teens' E-Cigarette Use Linked With Later Smoking, Study FindsThe study doesn't prove that electronic cigarettes are a "gateway drug" but some doctors say it bolsters arguments that the devices should be strictly regulated.
E-Cigarettes In Luggage On Planes Need To Be Regulated, State Fire Marshal SaysFederal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, the state's top fire official said Friday.
E-Cigarettes And Heart Health: An Aid To Quitting Or A Smoldering Risk?Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, are a hot item these days. Here are the drawbacks, possible benefits, and the final analysis.
Study: E-Cigarettes May Give Hope To Smokers Looking To QuitThe first-ever clinical trial of electronic cigarettes has found they may be better than nicotine patches for those trying to kick the habit.
Just A Few Things...In pondering what to write about today I decided to examine several things---actual things that you can hold, sit in, drive and consumer that have made headlines of late.