E-cigarette

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September 25, 2019 - 3:24 pm
By MATTHEW PERRONE and MICHELLE CHAPMAN Associated Press The nation's largest e-cigarette maker will stop advertising its devices in the U.S. and replace its chief executive as mysterious breathing illnesses and an explosion in teen vaping have triggered efforts to crack down on the largely...
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September 18, 2019 - 1:16 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has joined New York in banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes as federal health officials investigate the cause of hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who have used vaping devices. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services released details...
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August 30, 2019 - 2:28 pm
By RICHARD LARDNER and MATTHEW PERRONE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarette giant Juul Labs is facing mounting scrutiny from state law enforcement officials, with the attorneys general in Illinois and the District of Columbia investigating how the company's blockbuster vaping device...
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August 30, 2019 - 1:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials are investigating more cases of a breathing illness associated with vaping. While the cause remains unclear, officials said Friday that many reports involve e-cigarette products that contain THC, the mind-altering substance in marijuana. Officials from the Centers...
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In this Monday, June 17, 2019, photo, Joshua Ni, 24, and Fritz Ramirez, 23, vape from electronic cigarettes in San Francisco.   (AP Photo/Samantha Maldonado)
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June 18, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By SAMANTHA MALDONADO Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes to crack down on youth vaping. Supervisors on Tuesday were set to weigh a ban on...
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November 15, 2018 - 12:01 pm
By MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A top U.S. health official on Thursday pledged to try to ban menthol from regular cigarettes, outlaw flavors in all cigars, and tighten rules regarding the sale of most flavored versions of electronic cigarettes. The move represents a major step to...
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September 17, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By CARLA K. JOHNSON , AP Medical Writer A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening health concerns about the new popularity of vaping among teens. E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices...
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