Vaping In The News – February 15th, 2020

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


Attempt to Create a New Tobacco Agency Will Not Work ~ A New Vape Agency for America? ~ Could tobacco cure coronavirus? Don’t laugh. ~ Smokeless Tobacco Users Are Not Dying from Diseases Associated with Smoking ~ Michelle Minton, FOIA Times Two ~ The CDC IS To Blame ~ What You Should Know About E-cigarettes and EVALI ~ New Study Suggests Raising Taxes On E-Cigarettes Could Encourage Traditional Smoking ~ The Effects of E-Cigarette Taxes on E-Cigarette Prices and Tobacco Product Sales: Evidence from Retail Panel Data ~ Think banning flavours will stamp out youth vaping? Think again


Attempt to Create a New Tobacco Agency Will Not Work

E-cigarettes should not BE tobacco products, but, I’m not in charge. That said, on National Tobacco Day, they were deemed tobacco.

In accordance with put your thinking caps on, there are reasons to link certain topics of importance. (Aside from the VITN rules!)

Attempt to Create a New Tobacco Agency Will Not Work

A New Vape Agency for America?

Where there’s one point of view, there’s always another. Whether you see the point in the 1st link, or notice something Dave Cross has to say below, this is a topic higher on the list than some would like it to be. Put your thinking caps back on!

A New Vape Agency for America?


Could tobacco cure coronavirus? Don’t laugh.

I couldn’t have predicted this coming across your eyes… but here we are… go on, it won’t hurt you.

Could tobacco cure coronavirus? Don’t laugh.


Smokeless Tobacco Users Are Not Dying from Diseases Associated with Smoking

Dr. Brad Rodu. Period.

Smokeless Tobacco Users Are Not Dying from Diseases Associated with Smoking


Michelle Minton FOIA Times Two:

The CDC Is to Blame For More Americans Than Ever Being Misinformed About Vaping and E-Cigarettes

Ya think? I do.

The CDC Is to Blame For More Americans Than Ever Being Misinformed About Vaping and E-Cigarettes


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What You Should Know About E-cigarettes and EVALI

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What You Should Know About E-cigarettes and EVALI


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The Ponzi Scheme:

Alright, fine. That’s not the title. But that’s the goal.

The Effects of E-Cigarette Taxes on E-Cigarette Prices and Tobacco Product Sales: Evidence from Retail Panel Data

“We simulate that for every one standard e-cigarette pod (a device that contains liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes) of 0.7 ml no longer purchased as a result of an e-cigarette tax, the same tax increases traditional cigarettes purchased by 6.2 extra packs.”

There’s a PDF within.

The Effects of E-Cigarette Taxes on E-Cigarette Prices and Tobacco Product Sales: Evidence from Retail Panel Data


New Study Suggests Raising Taxes On E-Cigarettes Could Encourage Traditional Smoking

Of course it will, and it is in strict accordance with that pesky contractual government Ponzi Scheme called the Master Settlement Agreement.

New Study Suggests Raising Taxes On E-Cigarettes Could Encourage Traditional Smoking


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Think banning flavours will stamp out youth vaping? Think again

Our friends in Canada:

Think banning flavours will stamp out youth vaping? Think again


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Vaping In The News – February 8th, 2020

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


NICOTINE DOES NOT CAUSE CANCER ~ New York Magazine forgets that smokers exist ~ The Vaping Industry’s Impeachment ~ Charles Gardner points out the Truth ~ Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids distributes vaping products ~ Indefensible Inaction by JAHA Editors on Obvious Research Misconduct ~ Research: Vaping Helps Smokers Quit ~ US Candidates on Vaping ~ Children testifying about vaping in open court ~ Vaping: what people are getting wrong | The Economist ~ Snarky bonus tweet


NICOTINE DOES NOT CAUSE CANCER

I put this at the top of this weeks news – because the myth is important. There are many people assuming the opposite. (Think snus.)If you are surprised to learn this, that’s fine. Read it anyway. If you’re aware, awesome, there’s more news below.

NICOTINE DOES NOT CAUSE CANCER


New York Magazine forgets that smokers exist

Another author I admire takes a hit piece, explains conflation, excessive misinformation, harm reduction and what the public deserves.

New York Magazine forgets that smokers exist


The Vaping Industry’s Impeachment

VITN rules are strictly adhered to with Mr. McGrady: Who doesn’t like a little political banter with their vape?

The Vaping Industry’s Impeachment


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Charles Gardner points out the Truth

Apparently, in a less than obvious way to pull the gazillion people underage users of e-cigarettes to the promised land of a phone app, Truth Initiative has found the “cure” for the “epidemic”. Dr. Gardner points out their flaws in their… well – you see it.


Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids distributes vaping products

A vaping product in everyone’s hands….. After years of supporting tobacco companies and smoking, I knew CTFK would finally come around. They are now distributi…. Wait a minu…. did they supply plenty of these to school officials to create an illusion of an epidemic?

Can the journalists and companies they work for not afford to purchase these themselves? Did Matt use funding and donations to purchase these?

One never knows.


Indefensible Inaction by JAHA Editors on Obvious Research Misconduct

Dr. Rodu has integrity. It’s there, you should feel obligated to read it. (Not that I’d ever force your hand.)

Indefensible Inaction by JAHA Editors on Obvious Research Misconduct


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Research: Vaping Helps Smokers Quit

Dr Farsalinos said: “Unsurprisingly, and in agreement with other studies, we found a strong association between current daily e-cigarette use and being a former (rather than a current) smoker.

Research: Vaping Helps Smokers Quit


US Candidates on Vaping

Being the least informed on what is a hot topic in the U.S. is one thing, not knowing it is political… as discussed above… is another thing entirely. Hearing it from Dave across the pond makes it better.

US Candidates on Vaping


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Two videos from this week:

Children testifying about vaping in open court

Since my introduction to the inner-sanctum of the vaping world, (which is at times by far seemingly on the outer rings of Saturn), the discussion of having children testify in open court has been a contested and “lets not talk about that” position for many good, and bad reasons. I haven’t changed my mind, I just haven’t been able to articulate how it should, or could, be done.

I think, and hope you’ll agree, this outstanding example where children (not coached, not scripted or wearing a nifty orange shirt) can, and should be a bar the industry and consumers can attain respectfully. This was discussed last evening on Smoke-Free Radio, and the conclusion is that (we) there’s nothing left to lose.

This points to a wonderful example to the (your) child how the legal process works, and can be effective to lawmakers. You have to judge the maturity of your child and their ability to speak their mind. If they meet your criteria, You get your three minutes, they should have theirs.

To speak in public is one of the top fears humans have. In this instance, these brave children did well. This is 5:45 long and well worth your time.


Vaping: what people are getting wrong | The Economist

Yep, the mainstream media is paying attention. Yes, we have a long way to go. NO, it’s NOT over. Yes, you’ve seen similar. Yeah. It’s 12:53 seconds. No, it’s not ‘perfect’. Nothing is.

Accept that, watch it anyway, then tell all your friends to watch it.

Vaping: what people are getting wrong | The Economist


Surgeon General is an idiot

Jerry did a little whining, so did I.


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Vaping In The News – February 1st, 2020

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


Youth who use nicotine have rights. Stop punishing them. ~ There’s a right way and a wrong way to “Ditch JUUL” ~ Vape Ban – More Losers Than Winners ~ Lungs ‘magically’ heal damage from smoking ~ The Surgeon General’s Bogus Report on Smoking Cessation ~ World Health Organisation fails ~ Peak Australian GP body supports vaping ~ Nicotine Expert: Vaping is Unlikely to Cause Seizures ~ Vaping Causes Everything ~ The USSG Isn’t Helping ~ Policy Tip Sheet: Tobacco Harm Reduction 101: State Profiles


Youth who use nicotine have rights. Stop punishing them.

I cannot break my VITN tradition, I’ve seen Michael McGrady, and so shall you.

I will preface this article with my now age-old (pun intended) and thoughtful question: At what age is a smoker considered a “smoker”, and display one of my favoritest tweets ever:

You can choose to disagree if you like.

Youth who use nicotine have rights. Stop punishing them.


There’s a right way and a wrong way to “Ditch JUUL”

Speaking of teens…. this is from the MN Smoke Free Alliance. It is not only an articulate and precise way to educate children the adults in the education, “control”, parenting, and industry spaces, it is one of the best “wish I’d have written this” documents I’ve seen.

There’s a right way and a wrong way to “Ditch JUUL”


Vape Ban – More Losers Than Winners

Speaking of teens…. they are included in this piece. If you’re going to talk about, and the genuine goal is harm reduction – directly or indirectly, you will include teens in the conversation.

Vape Ban – More Losers Than Winners


Lungs ‘magically’ heal damage from smoking

Because Robert Innes pointed this article out to me, I’m quoting Mr. Innes here, he has a better foreword to the article than I:

“So much for the argument that, “we should only breathe clean, fresh air” and that our lungs are delicate. It would seem that our lungs are smarter at looking after themselves than the World Health Organisation FCTC and the doomsayers who claim DNA damage from vaping.”

Lungs ‘magically’ heal damage from smoking


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The Surgeon General’s Bogus Report on Smoking Cessation

Recall my friend, Jerry wants smokers to quit – and admittedly doesn’t understand why… he claimed “I didn’t even know until this report came out that you can add as much as 10 years — a decade — to your life expectancy by quitting smoking…” in his speech last week.

Speaking of fraud, Dr. Rodu takes Jerry’s “report” to task.

The Surgeon General’s Bogus Report on Smoking Cessation


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World Health Organisation fails at science and fails at propaganda – the sad case of WHO’s anti-vaping Q&A

Clive Bates never disappoints – on any level. Ever.

World Health Organisation fails at science and fails at propaganda – the sad case of WHO’s anti-vaping Q&A


Peak Australian GP body supports vaping

A long time coming for our Aussie friends, progress… boiling the frog. While you’re at it, toss Chimpman, Freeman, and the others in the pot as well.

Peak Australian GP body supports vaping


Nicotine Expert: Vaping is Unlikely to Cause Seizures

Well! Jim McDonald, and one of my favorite subjects wrapped up in one convenient link.

Nicotine Expert: Vaping is Unlikely to Cause Seizures


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Vaping Causes Everything

Personally, I’ve lost and regrown no less than four ears in the past 6 years. One ear is now forming on my wrist as I type… weird..

Wait a minute… Dave Cross explains.

Vaping Causes Everything


The USSG Isn’t Helping

Speaking of Dave Cross, and speaking of Jerry being an imbecile… in denial… go on…

The USSG Isn’t Helping



Policy Tip Sheet: Tobacco Harm Reduction 101: State Profiles

This, if you’re in business, is imperative. It would be in your best interest to download and see what Lindsey Stroud has been working on for YOU. Then, you could compare and contrast what states around you are doing WHEN you are talking to YOUR local, state, and national representatives to change the conversation… Capice’?

Policy Tip Sheet: Tobacco Harm Reduction 101: State Profiles


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Vaping In The News – January 25th, 2020

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


They ALL lied ~ Peddlers of Ignorance ~ US Surgeon General is an educated idiot ~ The “Vape Apocalypse” is still the law. Only legislation can change that ~ Will Trump Stop the FDA’s May 11 Vape Apocalypse? ~ Azar Promises Streamlined PMTA Approval for Small Vape Businesses ~ Where Did Underage Vapers Get E-Cigs ~ WHO Vape Report Misleading ~ E-cigarettes: how risky are they?


They ALL lied

No compound that could be linked to EVALI was found in the two nicotine products tested.

“Our laboratory was the first to identify vitamin E acetate in vaporizer fluids recovered from pulmonary injury patients, which we promptly reported to officials of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and public health officials from numerous states via conference call and via e-mail on August 19, 2019…”

Leafly covered this in September. We ALL know they ALL lied, since at LEAST August. EVALI shall now be renamed as CALIE. (#CDC-associated lung injury epidemic) (CALIE) is ™,©, and ® via @mihotep, 2020.

Vitamin E acetate in products used by the first cases of EVALI in New York State


Peddlers of Ignorance

Robert Innes takes on the idiots at the World Health Organization and has a twist on the “ENDS” acronym I have hated the moment I saw it.

Peddlers of Ignorance


US Surgeon General is an educated idiot

I do like to keep you informed, but please, do not read this on an empty stomach.

As the latest report on smoking in the U.S. was written, vetted, and phamaceutically (yes I made that up) approved, the idiot wasted no time in a speech covering the report he didn’t write by exclaiming – or explaining – jury’s still out – to the country:

I didn’t even know until this report came out that you can add as much as 10 years — a decade — to your life expectancy by quitting smoking,” he said.

Here’s his speech in writing:

US Surgeon General is an educated idiot

Bonus idiot alert:

I’ve asked this a gazillion times: At what age is a “smoker” considered a “smoker”? (I was 9 when I started, by 11 or so I was pretty well set in my ways… )

By Jerry’s standards, “teens” who quit smoking (with vaping or any other product) is beneficial regardless of how long they’ve smoked, or their age.

Please note my response to the idiots tweet, and of course, Dr. Sheila Vakharia’s as well.


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The “Vape Apocalypse” is still the law. Only legislation can change that.

VITN rules apply for this next one from Michael McGrady… thinking caps:

The “Vape Apocalypse” is still the law. Only legislation can change that.


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Will Trump Stop the FDA’s May 11 Vape Apocalypse?

Jim McDonald takes coverage of the fight businesses face, and journalism to a much higher and respectable level, here’s an example:

Will Trump Stop the FDA’s May 11 Vape Apocalypse?


Speaking of Jim McDonald, *possession*……


Azar Promises Streamlined PMTA Approval for Small Vape Businesses

This, with an audio interview, is interesting. I’ve quoted, in part, a piece of what HHS Secretary Azar stated:

“We’re working with small businesses & the vaping association to actually create pathways that would streamline approval for the open tank small vape shop based products” … of course, Jim McDonald covers it all below.

Azar Promises Streamlined PMTA Approval for Small Vape Businesses


Where Did Underage Vapers Get E-Cigs

I stole this one directly from our friends at Vapers.org.UK…. and I should not have to type Dr. RODU’s name more than once, but I will… (are you new here)?

Dr. Rodu is on this…. and explains:

Unsurprisingly, underage teen vapers were mainly motivated by curiosity (50%).  That may be a response to the FDA’s poorly crafted vaping epidemic ad campaign………….” 

Where Did Underage Vapers Get E-Cigs


WHO Vape Report Misleading

Globally, they’ve run out of ideas, the vitamin E acetate isn’t working out to their advantage… and by that, I mean the wheels on the bus go round and round, rehashing old clickbait – into new clickbait sounds appealing.

WHO Vape Report Misleading


E-cigarettes: how risky are they?

This isn’t about health, see Dave’s version of the W.H.O.’s “position” here:

E-cigarettes: how risky are they?


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Vaping In The News – January 18th, 2020

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


Dead Fish ~ What’s the deal with Snus – the smokeless nicotine in a pouch? ~ A Cocaine Nasal Spray Just Received FDA Approval ~ CDC Survey Shows Flavors Aren’t Driving Youth Vaping ~ U-Haul’s Hateful Policy of Barring Nicotine Users From Employment ~ What’s that? Prescribing smoking? ~ Trump told Azar he regrets involvement in vaping policy ~ Watch: Kat Timpf Warns FDA’s New Vape Ban ‘May Kill People’ ~ Professor “Puff-N-Stuff” Glantz said what? ~ What’s your story…We Vape We Write ~ THR4Life


Dead Fish

While “Truth” Initiative takes an idiotic stance to promote and encourage dangerous activities using vaping products, eighth grade students in Minnesota are being taught to – well, experiment with zebra fish and “lavender vape oil”.

“They just died” said one student….

Note: The word “oil” is mentioned at least 10 times, (like this one showing “teens said they have found ways around the temporary vaping ban” here) making me believe they’re purposely either trying to create a search engine hit scheme, or are riding the false ‘oil‘ claim on purpose.

Lincoln students test effects of vaping on zebrafish


What’s the deal with Snus – the smokeless nicotine in a pouch?

What is the deal? I wasn’t familiar with it until I’d started vaping…

What’s the deal with Snus – the smokeless nicotine in a pouch?


A Cocaine Nasal Spray Just Received FDA Approval

Nothing to see here, including: “weed-based nasal sprays have already been around for a few years, but none are FDA-approved.”

A Cocaine Nasal Spray Just Received FDA Approval


CDC Survey Shows Flavors Aren’t Driving Youth Vaping

They know it, you know it, I know it, they’re just not saying it.

CDC Survey Shows Flavors Aren’t Driving Youth Vaping


U-Haul’s Hateful Policy of Barring Nicotine Users From Employment

When a surcharge on your health premiums for ‘tobacco use’ just isn’t enough to control your use of a legal product, and personal behavior, enough is never enough. Hate and discrimination is still encouraged.

U-Haul’s Hateful Policy of Barring Nicotine Users From Employment


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Now come the formalities… mark your calender! It’s coming, but not the way I thought. I was under the impression this would (still could) mandate all cigarettes on the market to ‘lower nicotine’ levels. This is a pre-approved decision, as combustion is still combustion, and the Master Settlement Agreement will apply. More about this below the tweet…


What’s that? Prescribing smoking?

Thinking of quitting smoking with cigarettes? That’s right. Soon you’ll be able to stock up on the prescription cartons six weeks at a time… Well – at least according to the graphic, that’s what 22nd Century “believes”… confidence is high…

In 2016, I predicted prescribing smoking. In 2018, I also realized over 100 million dollars was invested by FDA and other government agencies, and “public health” criminals would support it……. What’s the return on investment?

Here’s how they plan to submit their PMTA: (Note, I repeat, confidence is high – see if you notice the Chantix/Phizer reference once you’re in there…)

X-22: Smoking Cessation Aid In Development


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Trump told Azar he regrets involvement in vaping policy

What? This is about health, jobs, and personal choice for adults. There should be NO compromise with political front groups. I would encourage every citizen to ask WHY any health policy decision is deemed political. Seems we’re on some nerves, and by all means we’re loud, but I don’t believe we’re loud enough.

Trump told Azar he regrets involvement in vaping policy


Watch: Kat Timpf Warns FDA’s New Vape Ban ‘May Kill People’

When there are warnings, I would appreciate it if Kat would be in charge because she explains “the perfect example of what happens when government officials insist on legislating what they don’t understand“…. and that’s the truth.

Watch: Kat Timpf Warns FDA’s New Vape Ban ‘May Kill People’


Professor “Puff-N-Stuff” Glantz said what? Before he steps down as UCSF Tobacco Center director, he’s got some ‘splaining to do.

The only way “combustion” happens with e-cigarettes is when researchers purposely set them on fire.


E-cigarettes and the creation of ignorance

“You will have noticed, of course, the complete and utter disregard for the use of proper scientific language here with my writing, and it is deliberate.”

Robert Innes will take you down a hole with ignorance, language, science, and quite a bit more…

E-cigarettes and the creation of ignorance


What’s your story…We Vape We Write

You can choose to join this Facebook group. Words are powerful.

What’s your story…We Vape We Write


THR4Life

But… why?


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Vaping In The News – January 11th, 2020


Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


How Truth Became a Casualty of the War on Smoking ~ 12.2 billion less cigarettes were sold ~ Coffee 21. Campaign for Caffeine Free Children ~ New e-cig policy a ‘first step’: HHS Assistant Secretary ~ The David Goerlitz Story ~ Business Insider ~ FDA’s New “Flavor Ban Lite” Ignores May PMTA Deadline ~ Truth Initiative Promo Encourages Risky Teen Behavior ~ Health Insurance Companies Can Charge People Who Vape Up to 50% More ~ America’s Flavour Crisis ~ A Billion For Free ~ A Reminder ~ A Twitter Reminder


How Truth Became a Casualty of the War on Smoking

If you think there’s truth, ethics, or “fighting” in the anti-smoking, anti-tobacco, or long-standing anti-nicotine pharmaceutical and government front group fields… you’re just wrong. Sit there and be wrong. I’m unable to assist you.

They’re fighting a fight they don’t want to lose.

How Truth Became a Casualty of the War on Smoking


Less cigarettes were sold in 2018…

12.2 billion less cigarettes were sold in 2018 than in 2017 in the United States. That’s 610,000,000 fewer packs of cigarettes.

25 million less pounds of smokeless tobacco was also sold in 2018 than in 2017.

FTC Releases Reports on Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Sales


-ZERO- tobacco. -ZERO- combustion. -ZERO- Master Settlement Agreement funds. If the phrase “birds of a feather” comes to mind, Alice below my tweet… paired with Chimpmanzee below hers, will be sittin’ in a tree cherry picking from various…never mind.


Coffee 21. Campaign for Caffeine Free Children.

No, silly reader! That’s not the title of Brad Rodu’s blog, this is:

2019 NYTS Data Reveals Teen Vaping Up, Smoking Eradication Within Reach


New e-cig policy a ‘first step’: HHS Assistant Secretary

A not completely accurate, but not hateful interview with Health and Human Services assistant secretary Admiral Brett Giroir M.D..

New e-cig policy a ‘first step’: HHS Assistant Secretary


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The David Goerlitz Story


Business Insider

You can watch the video from this tweet or on Facebook.


FDA’s New “Flavor Ban Lite” Ignores May PMTA Deadline

Jim McDonald dives a bit deeper into the issues at hand.

FDA’s New “Flavor Ban Lite” Ignores May PMTA Deadline

Speaking of Jim McDonald:

Truth Initiative Promo Encourages Risky Teen Behavior

Imagine, if you will, an organization dedicated to reducing, or eliminating risky teen behavior while encouraging risky teen behavior… don’t hurt yourself.

Truth Initiative Promo Encourages Risky Teen Behavior


Health Insurance Companies Can Charge People Who Vape Up to 50% More

Because nicotine has been “deemed” addictive, and nicotine has been “deemed” tobacco… the health sector – private sector, and government sector, has the ability to say, and do what they want –

Because of those false facts, they’ve “deemed” you a risk, and you are going to pay… or not get paid… and you’ll like it.

Health Insurance Companies Can Charge People Who Vape Up to 50% More


America’s Flavour Crisis

I still cannot believe this is still a thing.

America’s Flavour Crisis


A Billion For Free

Remember when some of your friends took a position demanding this film be free before it was released? I do. Well, now it is, so watch it. Then buy a copy for your local and state reps and hand deliver it to them at your next scheduled meeting.

“A Billion Lives has been released as free-to-view on a number of platforms.”

A Billion For Free


A Reminder

I’ll point out again what David Goerlitz stated in his 2014 post:

Now you can read what Gregory Conley stated directly to the President on 22nd November, here:


A Twitter Reminder:

A few hashtags for you – on Instagram as well if you’re excited to use them:

#NoWayPMTA seems to be taking on a life of its own… also, #IVapeIVote #PMTAReform #WeThePeople #WeVapeWeVote are good, or you can make your own.

People to tag in your tweets (politely): Campaign Manager for President Trump: @parscale: Brad Parscale, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, @SecAzar: Alex Azar, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, @SteveFDA: Dr. Stephen M. Hahn , of course, President Donald J. Trump himself, @realDonaldTrump: President Trump.


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Vaping In The News – December 28th, 2019

Vaping In The News


Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


Congress Raises Tobacco Use Age to 21 ~ The bipartisan Tobacco 21 push is a flawed effort supported by big tobacco and prohibitionists ~ Vape Bans Won’t Make You Safer ~ Tweets of the week ~ Mental Health Facility to Give Free E-Cigs to Adult Smokers Wishing to Quit ~ Newest CDC Data Confirm that Respiratory Disease Outbreak was Caused by Vitamin E Acetate Oil in THC Vaping Cartridges ~ Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check ~ Michigan Supreme Court declines to reinstates flavored vape ban for now ~


I hope this year-end edition of Vaping In The News finds you all in good health and spirits, and I hope to see you all with better vision in 2020!

Congress Raises Tobacco Use Age to 21

Although vaping products are wrongly, and politically classified as “tobacco“, There should be no need to ban flavors if kids can’t obtain them, right?

Congress Raises Tobacco Use Age to 21


The bipartisan Tobacco 21 push is a flawed effort supported by big tobacco and prohibitionists

Mike makes me think. I’d like to make you think. Once you’ve digested it, you’ll have insight.

The bipartisan Tobacco 21 push is a flawed effort supported by big tobacco and prohibitionists


Vape Bans Won’t Make You Safer

No need for science or facts folks. Orchestrated hysteria is what is necessary to manipulate public opinion. This is full of great references and should not be missed.

Vape Bans Won’t Make You Safer


Tweets of the week.

I despise Jerry (“Jerome“), but I do love Paul Blair.

Phil is not wrong.

I’ve asked before: “WHERE are my patch, gum, and Chantix enthusiasts”…???


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Mental Health Facility to Give Free E-Cigs to Adult Smokers Wishing to Quit

While the United States health sector wants to ban vaping products…. across the pond, they’re encouraging them.

Mental Health Facility to Give Free E-Cigs to Adult Smokers Wishing to Quit


Newest CDC Data Confirm that Respiratory Disease Outbreak was Caused by Vitamin E Acetate Oil in THC Vaping Cartridges

This speaks for itself. Repetitively. Repeatedly. Over and over…

Newest CDC Data Confirm that Respiratory Disease Outbreak was Caused by Vitamin E Acetate Oil in THC Vaping Cartridges


Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check

Understanding in 2014 there was no “gateway“, this where the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Truth Initiative realized the 20% fulfillment rate of recruiting new smokers wasn’t working out so well for them – so they created a an “epidemic” and a “new” “problem”.

“There was a substantial increase in youth vaping prevalence beginning in about 2014. Time trend analyses showed that the decline in past 30-day smoking prevalence accelerated by two to four times after 2014.”

Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check


The Vaping Panic Is a Major Setback for Public Health

What’s that? Hysteria, you say?

The Vaping Panic Is a Major Setback for Public Health


Michigan Supreme Court declines to reinstates flavored vape ban for now

Good. Gretchen can pound sand.

Michigan Supreme Court declines to reinstates flavored vape ban for now


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Kevin



Vaping In The News – December 21st, 2019


Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


E-Cigarettes: The HHS Smoking Gun ~ U.S. Prefers Mass Hysteria to Sound Policy on Vaping ~ America’s Strange Nicotine Regulations Somehow Just Got Even Weirder ~ Low Nicotine Cigarettes?….. what?! ~ Blame Anti-Tobacco Advocates for Youth Vaping “Epidemic” ~ Vapers: A Key New Addition to the ‘Leave Us Alone’ Coalition ~ Tobacco 21 Doesn’t Add Up ~ Trump Administration Must Balance Protecting Teens With Saving Adult Smokers ~ The State of Conversation ~ 2019 “Monitoring the Future” survey


E-Cigarettes: The HHS Smoking Gun

Did the “professionals” lie directly to the President on November 22nd? Yes, yes they did.

E-Cigarettes: The HHS Smoking Gun


U.S. Prefers Mass Hysteria to Sound Policy on Vaping

“If you had a product that addicted 45 million people and killed none of them, I would take that deal. Then you’d have coffee!” ~ Matt Myers

Assuming nicotine is addictive… That’s what “Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids” President Matt Myers said.👇

U.S. Prefers Mass Hysteria to Sound Policy on Vaping

✋ Wait – what did he say? 👇

From the 2016 original source (and another great article “pre-vaping”) from Joe Nocera is found here: 👇

If It’s Good for Philip Morris, Can It Also Be Good for Public Health?


America’s Strange Nicotine Regulations Somehow Just Got Even Weirder

Because you’re able to figure things out on your own, lower nicotine cigarettes were approved. But they’re not “approved”.

America’s Strange Nicotine Regulations Somehow Just Got Even Weirder


Low Nicotine Cigarettes?….. what?!

While I’ve covered these here, and here – oh, and here, um, and here and well other places… Grimm Green is tackling lower nicotine cigarettes….or… well, here’s the video.



Blame Anti-Tobacco Advocates for Youth Vaping “Epidemic”

This is how the “adults” gaslighting children, and parents went along with it.

Blame Anti-Tobacco Advocates for Youth Vaping “Epidemic”


Vapers: A Key New Addition to the ‘Leave Us Alone’ Coalition

Leave smokers alone. Leave vapers alone. Leave adults alone. LEAVE Us ALONE.

Vapers: A Key New Addition to the ‘Leave Us Alone’ Coalition


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Tobacco 21 Doesn’t Add Up

The “age of majority” just went UP, from Lindsey with an “E”…

Tobacco 21 Doesn’t Add Up


Trump Administration Must Balance Protecting Teens With Saving Adult Smokers

Mr. Conley was IN the White House on November 22nd of this year.

Trump Administration Must Balance Protecting Teens With Saving Adult Smokers


The State of Conversation

This one is from Cherry Lai and me. To you.

The State of Conversation


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2019 “Monitoring the Future” survey.

From some of the articles featured above, and living life in general, we already know curiosity and accessibility is the driving force behind the experimentation of adult products. (for any product a minor can’t purchase) with any adult product.

I like seeing the “daily use” numbers.

2019 “Monitoring the Future” survey.


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The State of Conversation

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As I’ve done before – I posted an example of timeless advice I read early on in my journey of advocating on my Facebook page last week called “The Vaping Advocate’s Rules For Campaigning” created by one of my idols, Chris Price.

In that post, I had a conversation with someone I adore, gets it, engages, understands what some of us forget about ‘community’, and is already going to meetings, all the while – she’s teaching some of us “old dogs” new tricks.

As I posted it, I stated “I am particularly fond of #9.”

Cherry Lai responded: “I want #11 & #12.

I replied: “Yes“.

Cherry replied: “This week I have learned a very important lesson. Both the vaper community and vapor industry must build relationships with their prospective lawmakers at all levels of the government before the words “flavor ban” are even uttered. When a proposed ban is scheduled for a hearing, most of the time it is too late to change anyone’s mind.”

“A big thank you to all the state associations who have worked tirelessly with their legislators behind the scene to protect the vaper community and vapor industry! Also, CASAA!


Cherry speaking against the “ban the sale of flavored tobacco products – not including menthol or hookah lounges – in the city of Los Angeles” – (No audio) link

Her response immediately brought me to think of an “article” I worked on for someone, but it, and the project, never saw the light of day. Well, she re-inspired me.

I replied: “You are SO right, Cherry. This is an article I was working on in August. While it was never published, and was aimed at – and designed for – industry eyes… it remains intact. Of course you can take your, and my words – and consumer/community view of what you just said with it: ‘before the words “flavor ban” are even uttered”…


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That got me to thinking… and now have proudly collaborated what was, at inception, more for industry eyes. However, like writing a song, “The State of Conversation” with Cherry’s words in italics and bold, within, took on a different meaning.

Below is my hat-tip to Cherry.


The State of Conversation


I’m grateful to have your attention. I am a consumer, I’m not in your industry. I see the need for the conversation to change at every level.

I say “change the conversation”. I mean that for those already facing local and state regulations, restrictions, taxes and bans. For those of you who are not, I urge, no implore you to create the conversation.

Preemptive strike

To quote Oliver Kershaw from September 2018:

“There’s only one solution – Unity and aggression.”

State industry groups are not a luxury, they are a requirement. More than likely, contributions are tax-deductible. (Legalese: check with your accountant). Your chosen industry group can be the network needed to watch for local, state, (and national) legislation before it becomes past-tense information.

Your state group should have resources to both provide and contribute to, for you and other members with experience and advice between you. That leaves you time to run your business, and tend to your customers.

Make your presence known. Change the conversation.

Get in front of these people. When a town, city, or state is in the process of enacting a law or laws, there is forethought. Someone, probably a national “health” organization, from a local or state level, already had an ear of a council member or three – or five.

The power of national “health” organizations are influential in creating and changing laws on all levels. Those organizations already have the ear of decision-makers long before you walk in. It seems they have made up their mind when a business owner like yourself, prepared or not, walks to the podium for what inevitably is a quick, and timed statement.

Some of those decision makers (or friends, family members) may be volunteers of those organizations. They’ve met. They have other agendas. They carry credibility. They have a long-standing history.

Explain your business.

Your business provides a significantly less harmful alternative product and service for consumers to reduce or eliminate smoking. You are a local concern. You provide jobs and revenue.

Request officials to take a meeting. Be the first in the door. Explain what you already know they will be, or already are concerned about in relation to your product, your business. Explain the importance of less harm. Explain your business.

They should already know vaping products are an adult product. Explain the gateway theory is false. Explain what you know about the Synar Amendment. Tell them your abilities to stop underage points of sale at a higher rate than the 20% acceptable failure rate the current amendment provides. Provide solutions.

Explain why “Tobacco 21”, while looking good on paper, does not work, and why. Ask them if they plan on regulating, restricting, taxing or banning a less harmful adult choice to 18, 19, and 20 year olds in your community. If they do – or plan to, then ask them why.

Prove yourselves in all aspects.

SHOW them data, science, and research from reputable sources, including statements from health organizations and government officials. Talk with them coherently about nicotine. Show them you are not a “tobacco” product by any means including the definition and should not be taxed as such.

Then, go to your local city or county health department. Then, your nearest (friendly and always concerned) local non-profit health organization as well if they’ll listen. Sound crazy? Good.

I say “change the conversation”. I mean that. Instead of changing the conversation, create the conversation.

If ordinances and laws have been enacted, ask how they can be rescinded. Use the “Freedom of Information Act” with inquiries. Act quickly. Get consumers involved, use consumer testimonials. Use the media to your advantage. While we all know the answer, publicly ask why health and public officials are against a much less harmful, smoke-free alternative to smoking.

Both the vaper community and vapor industry must build relationships with their perspective lawmakers at all levels of the government before the words “flavor ban” are even uttered. When a proposed ban is scheduled for a hearing, most of the time it is too late to change anyone’s mind.

In that conversation, if possible, business should partner with consumers, so both sides can be presented and heard. 1, 2 or even 3 minute testimonies, in my opinion, are just for shows as it is required for them to hear us speak, but they are not required to listen to our words. We need to be organized, take the initiative and be aggressive!

Stop trying to prove them wrong, prove yourselves right.

To quote Oliver Kershaw from September 2018 again:

“There’s only one solution – Unity and aggression.”

Like “we” did on November 22nd in the White House.


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Your comments are NEVER filtered, always encouraged and welcome at the bottom this blog. There is definitely more to come.

Keep ON #Vaping On.

Kevin


Vaping In The News – December 14th, 2019

NEWS

Vaping In The News covers nicotine, smoking, vaping, snus, heat not burn, e-cigarettes, harm reduction, tobacco control, public health, government, regulations, policies & more worldwide.

The largest threat to Public Health is an informed consumer.


The vaping crisis – Questions and answers by Clive Bates  ~ Tobacco harm reduction and human rights ~ CDC Survey: Flavors Aren’t the Main Reason Kids Vape ~ Here’s More Evidence That Flavors Aren’t the Reason Teens Vape ~ Profiting from E-Cigarette Fearmongering ~ Tweet(s) of the week ~ How to Spot and Avoid Vape Advocacy Scams ~ New FDA Chief Stephen Hahn Will Get Credit (or Blame) for New Vaping Rules ~ “Dependence” and the danger of adopting the language of your oppressors ~ Trump aides hold daily meetings on vaping as White House scrambles to formulate policy


The vaping crisis – Questions and answers by Clive Bates 

Clive Bates has questions. And answers. What more do you want?

The vaping crisis – Questions and answers by Clive Bates 


Tobacco harm reduction and human rights

” It’s important to remember that smokers have rights too.” Very important.

Tobacco harm reduction and human rights


CDC Survey: Flavors Aren’t the Main Reason Kids Vape

What? HUH!

CDC Survey: Flavors Aren’t the Main Reason Kids Vape


Here’s More Evidence That Flavors Aren’t the Reason Teens Vape

There’s a theme to this flavor thing.

Here’s More Evidence That Flavors Aren’t the Reason Teens Vape


Profiting from E-Cigarette Fearmongering

Dr. Rodu is as impressed with Michelle Minton as we are. He explains: “Still, its contents are even more relevant now.”

Yes, sir, they are.

Profiting from E-Cigarette Fearmongering


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You can’t “believe” #science but someone can verify it.

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Tweet(s) of the week

New Hampshire has decided access to cigarettes and “other tobacco products” should be 19, vaping products should be 21.


How to Spot and Avoid Vape Advocacy Scams

Because there have been a few I’m aware of, this is an important topic.

How to Spot and Avoid Vape Advocacy Scams


New FDA Chief Stephen Hahn Will Get Credit (or Blame) for New Vaping Rules

How are politicians deemed qualified to decide who is medically qualified – to be medically qualified – to satisfy the country’s needs?

New FDA Chief Stephen Hahn Will Get Credit (or Blame) for New Vaping Rules


“Dependence” and the danger of adopting the language of your oppressors

Unless Carl‘s intent is brainwashing us, there are points in here we all need to consider.

“Dependence” and the danger of adopting the language of your oppressors


Trump aides hold daily meetings on vaping as White House scrambles to formulate policy

I’m not saying the initial Washington meeting between the vaping industry has anything to do with a sitting President taking daily updates much further or more seriously… wait a minute, yes.

Yes I am.

Trump aides hold daily meetings on vaping as White House scrambles to formulate policy


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Medical, Research, Science Professionals:

Research:


Politics:

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A Billion Lives


#ChangeTheConversation

#YouDontKnowNicotine

Consumers:

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Your comments are NEVER filtered, always encouraged and welcome at the bottom this blog. There is definitely more to come.

Keep ON #Vaping On.

Kevin

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