Everyone thinks it; no one may say it. Vaping for smoking cessation is the elephant in the room, and the pachyderm is cutting some cheese...
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Dr. Chi Min Hai of Brown University has learned that concentrated nicotine applied directly to rat and human cardiac tisssue in lab dishes exacerbates a metabolic process that contributes to the formation of arterial plaque. Anyone planning to inject liquid nicotine directly into his or her heart must desist immediately, and it is to be hoped that regulatory agencies will move expeditiously to prohibit this dangerous practice altogether...
The long-awaited deeming regulations of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the topic of electronic cigarettes are currently being reviewed by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Although the regulatory agency had promised to make these regulations public last month (October 2013), they had to be reviewed by the OMB first, and the government shutdown delayed this review...
Two European consultants on e-cigarettes, Britain's Clive Bates and Geneva's Prof. J. F. Etter, showed up at Thursday's Wells Fargo forum at the New York Palace Hotel, just days after their talks at the E-Cigarette Summit, sponsored by the E-Cigarette Forum in London the previous week.
The E-Cigarette Summit last week was a game changer. I think everyone on all sides of the issue can see that. My take-away, one of them, anyhow, was a vivid picture of the community that has formed among those who want electronic cigarettes to be a harm reduction tool.
Wells Fargo Securities will hold an "Inaugural E-Cig Forum" in New York City on Thursday, November 21, at the New York Palace Hotel. Wells Fargo, a prominent investment firm, has been a major voice touting the investment potential of the electronic cigarette industry.