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1)How Could We Have Known: Prohibiting E-cigarettes Leads to Smuggling and Smoking
When governments continue to present bans as the solution to all manner of social issues.
2)Study: Vaping Looks Like a Gateway Out of—Not Into—Smoking
In 2020, more than half (58 percent) of UK adult vapers are ex-smokers—a proportion that’s been trending upwards since 2014.
3)Canadian Vaping Association: COPD smokers may benefit from switching to vaping
A recent study, “COPD smokers who switched to e-cigarettes: health outcomes at 5-year follow up,” has found that smokers with COPD who switched to vaping ameliorate some harm associated with smoking and benefits persist long term.https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/10/20/2111291/0/en/Canadian-Vaping-Association-COPD-smokers-may-benefit-from-switching-to-vaping.html
4)UK Study: TPD Regulation Pushes UK Vapers to The Black Market
In line with data from across the globe, a study by researchers from the University of East Anglia has found that recent EU e-cigarette restrictions have pushed many vapers to the black market.
5)City leaders want to impose a 30% tax on the distribution of E-cigarettes
Baltimore City leaders want to impose a 30% tax on the distribution of electronic smoking devices.