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World No Tobacco Day

Written on May 24, 2013 at 1:42 pm, by

Every year on May 31, the world stops to reflect on the millions of lives lost to tobacco use around the world and the one billion set to lose their lives to tobacco use this century unless current trends are reversed. Uganda already has AIDS and malaria to worry about and yet a perfectly preventable […]

Leading E Cigarette Retailers See Rise In Sales As Demand For The Product Increases

Written on June 22, 2012 at 9:54 am, by

Nicolites, one of the UK’s top online retailers of electronic cigarette products and accessories, has announced a substantial rise in sales of late and is quick to place this recent success down to a clear increase in demand for smoke-free cigarettes. Although sceptical at first, it seems that smokers are rapidly coming round to the […]

Electronic Cigarette Site Opens “Store” with Products for Free

Written on June 15, 2012 at 9:59 am, by

Ecig Advanced, an electronic cigarettes news and review site, has just launched an online rewards store for members of its forums. Members will now accumulate points as they post helpful content, encourage new members to join and more. Those points can be redeemed for free e-cigarette products from kits to “e-liquid”. A full guide to […]

Massachusetts Proposes Anti-Tobacco Propaganda Where Tobacco is Sold

Written on May 11, 2012 at 10:05 am, by

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is preparing to post propaganda pictures in some 9,000 locations where tobacco is sold using a federal stimulus grant of $ 316,000 to at least partially pay to print them. That hardly contributes to job creation and economic recovery in the state, according to the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers […]

Electronic Cigarette Sales Soar in Eastern Europe

Written on May 7, 2012 at 10:07 am, by

Hungary was one of the countries recently imposing a smoking ban, with bans being implemented across all public transport, hospitals, airports, public and federal buildings in 2010. A further nationwide smoke-free law covering all public spaces including workplaces, clubs, pubs, restaurants, underpasses and public bus stops were placed in effect from January 2012. According to […]

Premium Cigar Group Girds for Maryland Tax Increase Battle

Written on April 2, 2012 at 12:31 pm, by

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association is getting ready for another battle in 2012 with tobacco prohibitionists who say they will be pushing the Maryland General Assembly to increase taxes on cigars and other tobacco products besides cigarettes. The IPCPR represents several thousand neighborhood premium cigar stores – mostly family-run, mom-and-pop operations […]

Innokin Discloses New Scientific Research on Passive Smoking

Written on March 22, 2012 at 7:43 pm, by

In order to help smokers get a clearer concept of passive smoking, electronic cigarette manufacturer Innokin spent much time finding related scientific research documents. According to the new study by Siegel and Cohn, there are more than 10,000 chemicals in tobacco smoke, including over 40 known carcinogens.

SMOKEFREE Voted as India's #1 Electronic Cigarette Brand

Written on March 5, 2012 at 10:14 am, by

An Independent Review Agency Voted SMOKEFREE as India’s #1 Electronic Cigarette Brand, they took several factors like Quality, Client Servicing, Etc. as part of their Evaluation Criterion. It is seen that people adopt smoking habit really soon that results to various health hazards including cancer, breathing problems and major heart diseases. Smokefree electronic cigarette […]

Obesity Epidemic and Alcohol Abuse – Linked to stopping smoking?

Written on January 19, 2012 at 8:14 am, by

“Hints from published research, many clinical observations, a good memory, strong timeline evidence and a more science-based perspective all combined to clearly say that those health threats are linked,” says Richard T. Lovelace. “Doing little more than pressure nicotine addicted people to not smoke with lawsuits, higher taxes, smoking bans, and more encouraged piling on […]

Quitting Smoking With Electronic Cigarettes: New Study Proves 45% Success Rate

Written on January 12, 2012 at 11:43 pm, by

In the first government controlled official study of the electronic cigarette’s effectiveness as a smoking cessation aid e-cigs show an impressive 45% success rate. The study, conducted in South Africa, consisted of 349 smokers. At the conclusion of the two month study 45% of those participating had successfully quit smoking.