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Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020

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May 10, 2020 17:00
In a bid to understand the growing use of e-cigarettes among youth, researchers have analysed the factors that influence adolescents to use it frequently. read more
Nov 28, 2019 00:04
The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019, seeks to replace an ordinance issued on September 18. read more
Oct 27, 2019 13:40
The Trade Representatives of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (TRENDS) has written to all chief ministers, and are hopeful of receiving replies from at least the non-BJP ruled states, an official of the association said. read more
Sep 22, 2019 14:30
The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, noted that the use of e-cigarettes has dramatically increased in the last few years with an estimated 9% of 18-24 year olds in the US currently using the devices. read more
Sep 18, 2019 17:26
People took to various social media platforms – especially Twitter - to drop their reactions about government’s decision. read more
Sep 18, 2019 16:05
E-cigarettes are battery-operated devices that produce aerosol by heating a solution containing nicotine,which is the addictive substance in combustible cigarettes. read more
Sep 18, 2019 15:38
The move of banning e-cigarettes could later be extended to an outright prohibition of vaping if adolescents migrate to tobacco flavors, seen as more legitimate products that help smokers quit their habit, said the Food and Drug Administration (FDA),... read more
Sep 18, 2019 15:14
The Prohibition of e-cigarettes Ordinance, 2019, was recently examined by a Group of Ministers (GoM) following directions from the Prime Minister’s Office. read more
Sep 18, 2019 11:12
In the draft ordinance, the Health Ministry has proposed a maximum imprisonment of up to one year along with a penalty of Rs 1 lakh against first time violators. read more
Sep 12, 2019 12:01
President Donald Trump and top US officials expressed concern about surging teenage use of e-cigarettes, and the move comes as health officials are investigating a handful of deaths and potentially hundreds of lung illnesses tied to vaping. read more
Aug 02, 2019 22:21
The FDA had on July 6 issued a show cause notice to GPI asking them why legal action should not be initiated against them for selling e-cigarettes and violating provisions of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act and the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products ... read more
May 31, 2019 23:33
Apex research body - Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has recommended a “complete” ban on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems, including e-cigarettes, saying their use can initiate nicotine addiction among non-smokers. read more
Apr 23, 2019 16:08
According to a recent study, among a group of more than 700 parents who reported currently using cigarettes, 11 per cent reported also using e-cigarettes, making them dual users of both products. read more
Mar 31, 2019 23:19
The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation on February 22 ordered drug controllers across the country to ensure ENDS are not sold, manufactured, distributed, traded, imported and advertised. read more
Mar 19, 2019 16:37
Appearing for the petitioner, senior advocate Sandeep Sethi contended that vaping device is not akin to a cigarette and has been internationally recognised as a healthier alternative to traditional tobacco smoking. read more