According to the New England Journal of Medicine, “the risk of cancer from formaldehyde inhaled when vaping is at least 5 times as high as that when smoking cigarettes."

INTERNATIONAL - Sales of flavoured e-cigarettes and their liquid-filled cartridges will be banned in New York City starting in July, in a move lawmakers said was necessary to stem an epidemic of nicotine addiction among children.

Council members approved the measure 42-...

Paris — Vaping, already under scrutiny for health risks and deaths, has been linked to a rare type of lung damage in a new case report. Doctors investigating a patient’s breathing difficulties found damage that appears similar to an occupational health hazard, called h...

MANLIA, Philippines - The Philippines on Friday reported its first case of a vaping-linked illness, as health authorities expressed concern at court orders preventing them from regulating electronic cigarettes.

A rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in some countr...

London - Official promotion of e-cigarettes as a safer alternative to smoking is creating a vaping epidemic which could see a generation addicted to nicotine, experts warn.

A team of international cardiologists have published evidence the devices can damage the brain, h...

Apple Inc. said it is removing 181 vaping-related apps from its App Store amid growing health concerns about e-cigarettes.

The company said it never allowed apps that sell cartridges on the store, but other vape-related software, such as apps that control vaping pens or...

New Delhi — The Indian government has told a court that its federal ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes implies that their use is also prohibited, in a further clampdown on the devices.

Citing health risks, India in September banned the import, manufacture, sale, a...


An 18-year-old given an electronic cigarette for his birthday is thought to be the first person in Belgium to die from vaping. Raphaël Pauwaert, from Brussels, died less than a month after getting pneumonia, which doctors attributed to vaping.

  

"He played rugby,...

Rules to be implemented include PST increase of 13 percentage points, limits on advertising

B.C. has announced new rules on vape products, including higher taxes, restrictions on sales and advertising, limits on nicotine content and constraints on packaging.

Beginning in...

As vape-related illnesses continue to mount, people are increasingly sharing the symptoms they've experienced from using the devices, including one called "vape tongue."

During a recent Colorado vaping focus groups for teens, many young vapers said they had ex...

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