Tag Archives: vaping

US lawmaker introduces bill cutting nicotine in e-cigarettes amid teen vaping epidemic

US Representative Raja Krishnamoorthi, Democrat of Illinois, looks as Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire arrives to testify before a hearing of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on September 26, 2019, in Washington, DC. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., is introducing a bill that would cap… Read More »

A Warning About Vaping

  The Center For Disease Control has issued a warning about vaping. As of August 27, 2019 there have been 215 reported illnesses across the country. This new number is an increase of 62 cases from the prior week, but it is only the tip of the iceberg since more cases are being investigated.  … Read More »

Commentary: Convenience store group CEO says teen vaping would get worse under FDA plan

In this April 11, 2018, file photo, a high school student uses a vaping device near a school campus. AP Photo | Steven Senne The use of e-cigarettes and other vape products by young people is growing at a rapid rate. It is an important public health concern and meaningful reform is needed to address… Read More »