Vaping is far less harmful than smoking, study finds

Vaping is far less harmful than smoking on the respiratory system, a review of current literature confirms. The research provides a critical assessment of studies on the effects of e-cigarettes on respiratory health. The review was led by Dr Riccardo Polosa, director the Center of Excellence for the Acceleration of Harm Reduction at the University of Catania, Italy. The researchers…

#VapeNews July 22 2019

Three big stories you might have missed over the weekend Unreasonable Claims A recent study claiming e-cigarettes increase the risk of heart attack “ignored crucial information on timing,” a new report claims. The study published by the Journal of the American Heart Associations claimed that vapers were twice as likely to report heart attacks compared with subjects who had never…

Vape Tech: Temperature Control – What’s all the fuss about?

It’s no secret that vape devices have become more complex and fully-featured over the years. One feature that has become more ubiquitous recently is temperature control, which advanced users have been tinkering with for quite some time. So, what purpose does this feature serve? ‘Dry hit’ can be very frustrating. This happens when a coil is heated without proper saturation,…

Vote with your butt: Grantham introduces cigarette ‘ballot bin’

South Kesteven District Council have installed a ‘ballot bin’ in Grantham town centre to tackle cigarette litter The interactive litter bin is intended to provide a ‘light hearted’ way to reduce the number of cigarette butts found on the street. Smokers can vote on topical questions by dropping their butts into a bin corresponding with their chosen answer, for example,…