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How To Vape – E-Cigarette Basics

When I first started vaping I quickly became used to inane comments about “those joke-fags” or how it was “still smoking”. Years later e-cigs are now a far more familiar sight,  yet for many they remain something of a mystery! So if you’re new to vaping, looking to buy your first e-cigarette, or simply wanting […]

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DIY E-Liquid: Everything You Need To Know

In hindsight, I wish I’d taken all of the safety advice for DIY e-liquid mixing seriously. But I used to smoke, so it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise that I have a bit of a cavalier attitude to risk. It didn’t happen on my first mix, but I quickly learned that DIY mixing […]

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Vaping in Fiction & Movies

Vaping in Film and Fiction

Smoking has always carried an air of sophistication and mystery; how many times does James Bond light up on-screen? That changed when mainstream studies began showing that tobacco can be seriously harmful to your health. Luckily, the first smokeless e-cig patent was filed in 1963 by Herbert A. Gilbertt and vaping has since taken off – […]

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DIY E-Liquid Survey: Three Great Prizes to Win

Update: The survey is now closed. Thank you so much to everyone who entered the survey, and congratulations to Kirsty Money from Norfolk, Dan Traynor from Thirsk and Alan Gibson from Linconshire who all win a Smok Alien mod. You can see the results here: DIY E-Liquid, Everything You Need to Know… Help us research our […]

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Nicotine effect on the body

What Does Nicotine Do To Your Body? The answer might surprise you…

It’s safe to say nicotine has a pretty bad reputation. From exaggerated claims about how toxic it is to the unfortunately widespread myth that it causes cancer, it’s long been viewed as a menace. As soon as e-cigarettes came on the scene, they were viewed as a menace too, largely because most contain it. Nicotine […]

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PG vs. VG: A Vaper’s Guide

A friend of mine tried multiple times to switch to vaping. He’d picked up an eGo-style device with a basic clearomizer and some e-juice, but vaping irritated his throat so much he couldn’t keep going. He assumed the nicotine level was the issue. However, reducing it makes vaping less satisfying for a just-switching smoker. Plus, […]

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