Monthly Archive:: September 2015

28 Sep 2015

Thoughts on an Article About Smoking and Teens

Headline: State Study Show Youth Cigarette Smoking is Down, But e-Cig Use is Up  http://www.gainesville.com/article/20150926/ARTICLES/150929755/1002/news?Title=State-study-shows-youth-cigarette-smoking-is-down-but-e-cigs-use-is-up In a recent article about how youth smoking rates are declining the author mentions that “But the report found a troubling trend, too:
24 Sep 2015

Recent Comments From the FDA About Electronic Cigarettes-Very Promising

Today the FDA announced proposed rules titled ““Clarification of When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices, or Combination Products; Amendments to Regulations Regarding “Intended Uses.” https://s3.amazonaws.com/public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2015-24313.pdf?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery The document is very intriguing and
11 Sep 2015

A Quick Note on e-Cig “Studies”

Almost on a daily basis I receive a Google Alert noting another e-Cig “study”. It is getting to be comical as almost every “study” contains the same conclusion one of which I will quote here from the most
10 Sep 2015

Incorrect Use of Taxation

Chicago is sadly looking to impose a sin-tax on the city’s Vapers. Mayor Emmanuel and sadly “Health” professionals are backing a plan to tax e-Vapor products. Their reasoning? To make the products more expensive to minors. The
3 Sep 2015

Your Coffee May Now Be Banned by the FDA

As claimed for years, nicotine and caffeine are the same alkaloid separated by a single hydrogen molecule. Both of these products are indeed not drugs as they do not treat or cure any diseases nor are they