Shopkeeper injured as teens turn violent while trying to steal e-cigarettes

A gang of young people turned violent when they were caught stealing electronic cigarettes from a village store. One of the three boys grabbed a box of vapes from The Paper Shop in Mountsorrel and fled last Saturday afternoon, owner Consan Asirvathampilai said. Mr Asirvathampilai says he suffered “minor” injuries …

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Online vaping retailers to pay over $ 145,000 in Vermont

MONTPELIER, Vermont (AP) – Eight online e-cigarette retailers will pay a total of more than $ 145,700 in civil penalties in Vermont, for violating the state’s delivery sale ban and its protection law of consumers. The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has entered into deals with 21 e-cigarette online sellers, totaling …

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Philadelphia Cannot Enforce Flavored Tobacco Ban, Under Federal Court Rules

Menthol cigarettes are displayed in a store in New York on March 30, 2010. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now Summary Law firms Related documents 3rd Circuit Says Philadelphia Borders Preempted By State Law FDA proposed to ban flavored cigars The …

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95 Pakistanis think switching to alternatives can help quit smoking

About 95% of Pakistanis believe switching to alternatives can help them quit smoking, and 86% of smokers who wanted to quit were unsuccessful despite repeated attempts, a public opinion survey conducted in major cities in the country found. country ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 24, 2021): Around …

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Juul to pay $ 14.5 million to settle Arizona vaping lawsuit

Juul has faced legal action in several states for marketing its products, which it touts as a safer alternative to regular tobacco products. In June, he struck a similar deal with the North Carolina attorney general that included a payment of $ 40 million and promises not to market minors …

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Vaping is linked to cancer because it damages DNA the same way smoking does

Vaping damages people’s DNA – just like conventional cigarettes, new research warns. Chemical alterations – called epigenetic changes – can cause genes to malfunction. They are found in almost all types of cancer as well as other serious illnesses. A similar pattern has been identified between e-cig users and conventional …

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Vaping may increase the risk of bone fractures, even in young adults

A new observational study has found a link between e-cigarette use (vaping) and the potentially increased risk of fragility fractures, raising concerns about bone health. The link was found even in younger users, according to the researchers behind the study, who also found that smoking and vaping combined can significantly …

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Lobbying to ban flavored tobacco products undermines public health

On November 9, the Portland City Council Safety Committee voted to approve a sweeping ban on the sale of all flavored tobacco products. The entire city council is expected to take action in the coming weeks. If passed, the Portland ordinance would make it the latest in a series of …

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Study reveals harmful effects of vaping on adult bone health

© iStock / PeopleImages A US-based study identified that the effects of vaping can be harmful to bone health, increasing the risk of developing osteoporosis. Although smoking conventional cigarettes is a well-established risk factor for osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture, the effects of vaping – using e-cigarettes – have not been …

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Tunisian trial sheds light on use of military courts

Yassine Ayari reacts during an interview in Tunis on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. Ayari, a 40-year-old Tunisian computer engineer who has become a corruption fighter, will be tried again in a military court on Monday, September 22. He is accused of insulting the presidency and defaming the military. This is …

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