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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Vaping and Your DNA: What You Need to Know

And How You Could Help Science! Critics of vaping often point out that “we don’t have enough long-term studies” to really know how much risk vaping poses to users. While the Royal College of Physicians and Public Health England have famously estimated that vaping isn’t likely to pose more than 5% of the risk of […]

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CBD E-Liquids: Separating Fact From Fiction

CBD E-Liquids: Separating Fact From Fiction

I had a few misconceptions about CBD prior to trying it. A friend of mine was vaping it across from me at a pub table, and after innocently asking what her e-liquid was, my curiosity was piqued. “So does it give you a sort of relaxed, sleepy high?” I asked, “Like weed but just with […]

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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-Cigarette Summit Round Up

E-Cig Summit 4 Round Up: Vape Heavy Weights Debate

Back in 2013, e-cigs faced a huge threat: Medical regulation. If medical regulation had gone ahead in Europe, vaping as we know it would have been changed for ever. Tanks would have disappeared off the shelves, e-liquid would only be available on the black market and the only devices you could buy in shops would […]

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PG in E-Cigarettes

Propylene Glycol in E-Cigarettes – Is PG Dangerous to Inhale?

Dihydrogen monoxide is used in pesticides, as a solvent in industry settings and a coolant in nuclear power plants, but you consume it every day. That’s because it’s just water. Di-hydrogen mon-oxide: H2O. Chemicals tend to have pretty scary-looking names, but they’re all around us, all the time. “Propylene glycol” sounds almost alien the first time […]

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Exposed Junk ECig Science

19 E-Cig Studies Exposed As Junk Science

Dr. Konstantinos Farsalinos does a huge amount for the vaping community. He’s a prolific researcher and he spends a lot of time refuting anti-vaping junk science. In response to his efforts to get a study retracted, he received the following email from a consumer: This heartbreaking story cuts to the core of a big problem… […]

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