Safe Travel for Vapers (Infographic)

“What’s wrong with that bag?” said the custom’s official. “Everything,” said his colleague. Bristol airport, 2016. I was travelling with two colleagues. Unfortunately, one had brought coil building equipment. As you’ll see later on, it was the beginning of a near disaster! Suffice to say, travelling can be tricky for vapers. Our extensive experiences (and […]

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Heat Not Burn: A Suicide Product for Vape Shops?

Big tobacco companies are heavily promoting heat not burn (HNB) products to vape shops around the UK, in some cases offering cash incentives to stock their product. While this could lead to a short term profit boost, this could be a poor long term move for vape shops. How has the vape industry affected big […]

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Nicotine Salts for Vapers: What’s the fuss?

Millions of people now vape as an alternative to smoking. With Public Health England estimating that it’s at least 95% safer than smoking, it’s been a massive success. But many more millions of people continue to use tobacco cigarettes. Why? One reason is that while vaping replicates the hand to mouth experience of cigarettes, it […]

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14 Common Objections to Vaping And Why They’re Wrong

An Interview with Karen House – Leicester City Stop Smoking Service Listening to Louise Ross from the Leicester City Stop Smoking Service last year I was astonished by some of the reasons smokers are continuing to smoke. For example, some people are still smoking because they fear popcorn lung (very rare, and zero established cases […]

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2018 Vape Predictions: 15 E-Cig Experts Predict The Future of E-Cigs

2018 Vape Predictions: 15 E-Cig Experts Predict The Future of E-Cigs

For the sixth year running, you’ll find our annual vape predictions. Our aim here is to get a range of perspectives from across different sectors and different parts of the world. We’ve sought out scientists and experts to give us the viewpoint from academia, while public health representatives let us peer into the policy perspective. […]

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E-Cig Summit Round Up – November 2017

What is the e-cig summit? For the last five years the E-Cig Summit has been bringing together vapers, researchers, industry (both independent and big tobacco and pharma), public health and government. The summit has been key in cutting through misinformation and contributing towards a huge change in attitudes towards e-cigs. I think it is probably […]

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How to Choose A Vape Mod

John has been vaping for a few months, using a relatively simple e-cigarette. He has no problem filling tanks, changing wattage or adjusting airflow, but he doesn’t (yet) have experience of more advanced features like temperature control. He wants to upgrade to a more powerful and sophisticated device (and yes, one that looks a bit […]

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