Monthly Archives: September 2016
Posted: September 23, 2016Categories: News & Media
Chinese based mega-marketers, AVE40, are launching what might be the most unique project ever in the vaping world: The Asian Vaper Games show!
Launching September 27th, the Games promises to be an entertaining showcase of the vaping world - a high budget program of zany vapour challenges interspersed with interviews with major manufacturers, vaping personalities and real vapers. At the same time as being a light-hearted games show, the Games’ have been founded with a serious mission to popularize the passion and earnestness of vapers everywhere.
In a world dominated by negative sentiment about vaping, it’s refreshing to see an endeavour that doesn’t pander to the fear and loathing and which shows off a real part of the spirit of the community.
Posted: September 22, 2016Categories: News & Media, Science & Policy
A leading UK public health official has called for more support for people using “the number one quit aid - vaping devices” ahead of the annual “Stoptober” event, urging a rethink of policies in light of the recent re-evaluation of the risks and effectiveness of vaping products.
Professor Kevin Fenton, director of Health and Wellbeing at Public Health England made his statements on BBC radio yesterday while promoting the annual national smoking cessation campaign. Vapour products feature this year for the first time in the Stoptober messaging as an option for smoking cessation.
The UK has now the lowest levels of smoking in post-war history, with the number of smokers this year dropping below 17%. Researchers at University College London showed