Florida Lawmakers Again Looking At Vaping RegulationsMore than two years after the U.S. Surgeon General declared youth vaping an epidemic, Florida lawmakers again are working on an effort to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes.
E-Cigarette, Shark Finning Bills Sent To Gov. Ron DeSantisA final batch of 26 bills approved by the House and Senate during the 2020 legislative session was sent to Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday.
Florida Lawmakers Pass Plan Targeting E-CigarettesFlorida lawmakers have approved a proposal that would largely bring the state into compliance with federal laws about electronic cigarettes.
Florida Senate Passes Plan To Address Vaping ‘Epidemic’Florida lawmakers appear to have reached agreement on a proposal that would largely bring the state into compliance with federal laws about electronic cigarettes, in an effort to combat what health officials call a youth vaping "epidemic."
Teens Find Loophole To Flavored E-Cigs BanTeens have found a loophole in the FDA's new ban on flavored e-cigarettes.
Campaign For Tobacco-Free Kids Calls Partial Ban On Flavored Vaping Products ‘Dangerous’The Trump administration announced a new policy that will prohibit fruit, candy, mint and dessert flavors from small, cartridge-based e-cigarettes that are popular with high school students. However, the ban will not include the sale of menthol or tobacco flavors.
2 New Studies Raising More Concerns About Potential Harms Of E-CigarettesTwo new studies are raising more concerns about the vaping epidemic and the potential harms of e-cigarettes.
Study: Vaping E-Liquids May Lead To Some Lung InflammationAccording to a new study published in the journal Cancer Prevention Research, vaping e-liquids may lead to some inflammation in the lungs.
President Of Largest Flight Attendant Union Wants FAA To Ban E-Cigs Over Battery Fire ConcernsThe president of the largest flight attendant union wants the FAA to ban e-cigarettes from planes because their batteries could be a fire hazard.
Research Shows Vaping-Related Lung Disease May Be Caused By Chemical ExposureLung damage in those using e-cigarettes might be caused by chemicals in the vape liquid, according to a letter published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Research Looks At Possible Health Impacts Related To Flavored Vaping ProductsNew research is looking at the possible health impacts related to using flavored products.
Vape Shop Owner: Ban On Flavored Products Would ‘Shut Us Down’If the Trump Administration goes through with a ban on all flavored vaping products, a Fort Lauderdale vape shop owner believes his business would go up in smoke.
Tips For Parents To Communicate With Tweens And Teens About The Dangers Of VapingAs two more deaths linked to vaping were confirmed on Friday, parents might be wondering what steps they can take to protect their teens and tweens from the possible dangers of vaping products.
Health Officials Urging Public To Stop Using E-Cigs After Several Vaping-Linked DeathsHealth officials are urging the public to stop using e-cigarettes as they continue to investigate an outbreak of respiratory illnesses and deaths linked to vaping.
State Senate Starts Carrying Out Vaping BanA voter-approved ban on electronic smoking devices in workplaces is moving forward in the Senate without a proposal by anti-smoking advocates to redefine vaping devices as tobacco products.