E-cigs and your teeth: Should vapers be worried?

E-Cigs and Your Teeth: Should Vapers Be Worried?

Smokers have a reputation for having bad teeth. They get “nicotine stains,” people say, turning their teeth from a brilliant white into a dull yellow-brown. Faced with comments like this, most vapers would rightly point out that nicotine in pure form is actually colourless. It seems obvious that – much like with the health risks […]

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E-Cigs & PG Sensitivity

Exploring PG Allergy: Sensitivities, Allergies and What Vapers Can Do About It

Find out if you are allergic or sensitive to PG, and what to do if you are…. Somewhere between the failed cold turkey attempt and the disappointing experience with Chantix, he’d lost hope. He started to feel like he was just destined to die prematurely with battered, barely-functioning lungs. But seeing a friend vaping had […]

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Polosa interview on the effect of vaping on blood pressure and asthma.

E-Cigs Reversing Harm From Smoking? Interview with Professor Polosa.

Harm reduction. That’s been the key argument for switching from cigarettes to vaping. But what if vaping didn’t just to lead to harm reduction but harm reversal? Professor Polosa has been studying the effect vaping has on patients with blood pressure and asthma, and kindly agreed to answer a few of our questions. What is it […]

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Pets and vaping - What are the risks

Pets and E-Cigs: What’s the Risk?

My cat is a curious sort. If there’s somewhere you don’t want her to go or something you don’t want her to chew on, you better believe she’ll do it. So when I started having bottles of e-juice around the house, I was understandably cautious. A tragic story of a puppy that died after getting […]

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Can't Commit to E-Cigs?

Trouble Committing To E-Cigs? Try These 10 Tips!

Vaping is alright, he thought, taking a puff from his eGo and exhaling periodic wisps of vapour. The tobacco flavours sometimes had a musty, sweaty feet odour about them, but it wasn’t too bad. And the hand-to-mouth aspect was comfortingly familiar. But something was still missing. There was an ‘itch’ he struggled to scratch through […]

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Image showing lungs filling up with water.

Ecigs, Water Vapour and The Lungs: Should You Be Concerned?

Could water vapour from e-cigs collect in your lungs, and become a breeding ground for germs? That’s the advice some health professionals are giving. And because of this, some smokers are still smoking, despite the fact Public Health England believes e-cigs are at least 95% safer than smoking. Here’s a recent email I received: Hi, James […]

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E-liquid poisonings banner, with skull and crossbones in the background.

E-Liquid Poisonings: 10 Statistics All Vapers Should Know

Like many people, Bernd Mayer had encountered the widespread claims that 60 mg of nicotine is enough to kill an average-sized adult. But unlike most people, he didn’t accept it at face value. He went to look for the actual evidence. After following a chain of “circular and often misleading references” he eventually found where […]

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E-Cigs Your Lungs

E-Cigarettes and Your Lungs – What the Evidence Says

Whether lurking in the comments section of a vaping-related news story or in a beer-soaked pub conversation, most vapers will eventually encounter the piece of folk wisdom that: inhaling anything that isn’t air isn’t good for your lungs. We might not like it, but it does make sense. Just like we shouldn’t set fire to […]

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E-cigs Lipoid Pneumonia

Can E-Cigarettes Cause Lipoid Pneumonia?

– Source: Yahoo News There are 2.5 million vapers in the UK. An estimated 30 million people have vaped in America, and there are many millions more around the world. Two of them have experienced a case of lipoid pneumonia. Both were former smokers. Despite the numbers, some now believe e-cigarettes can cause lipoid pneumonia. As we […]

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