Former Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Director Reports Daily Mail ECig Story to Press Complaints Commission – And You Can Too!

You may have seen a recent article in the Daily Mail which claimed, without evidence, that electronic cigarettes are worse than tobacco cigarettes. (Steve Vape believes that the article was deliberately designed to drive traffic by making outragous claims. I’m inclined to agree!) The article enraged Clive Bates, former director of Action on Smoking and […]

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E-Cigarettes and the Heart: A scientist speaks out

Cardiology researcher Konstantinos Farsalinos is interviewed by researcher Paul Bergen on behalf of the Ashtray Blog on the motivations for his 2012 study in the latest of our series of e-cigarette interviews.  Bio: Dr, Farsalinos has been practicing medicine since 1992. After six years at the Charles University in Prague, he returned to Greece to specialize in […]

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Tell Us What You`d Buy for 10 Chances to Win an E-Cigarette Kit

This post, and this competition, was inspired by a lady who Jean, our MD, met while at a trade show. The lady had bought an electronic cigarette from us a year before, and was being very disciplined about using it to save money. `So far,` she told Jean, `I`ve bought an American fridge-freezer, a dishwasher and […]

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FDA Concedes: Electronic Cigarettes Become Tobacco Products in US

I’ve just had a press release sent by Bill Godshall which announces that the FDA have decided not to fight the classification of electronic cigarette as tobacco products in court any longer. In case you have missed the case, the FDA wanted electronic cigarettes classified as drug products (which would mean they would have effectively […]

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Electronic Cigarette Regulation – It’s Coming!

On the Electronic Cigarette Forum Rolygate has given a good summary of the situation with electronic cigarette regulation so far. He argues that there is no need for additional regulation. I agree, as Trading Standards is doing a perfectly good job with companies that are based in the UK. Some companies get round regulations by […]

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Get free chocolate flavoured refills for your electronic cigarette!

With Valentine’s day coming up, we have added chocolate flavoured electronic cigarette refills to our site. Click here to check them out out: NJOY Electronic Cigarette refills – chocolate flavoured! We also have three boxes of chocolate flavoured refills to give away. Just leave a comment telling us what you are going to do on […]

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What have the Pope, Sex and Condoms got to do with ASH, Smoking and Electronic Cigarettes?

First, let’s just say that condoms bear no actual resemblance to electronic cigarettes. I think few people think condoms make sex better (well, maybe the ribbed ones…) whereas a lot of dedicated vapers think e-cigarettes are better than tobacco cigarettes. The comparison comes when we get to harm reduction. The Pope has said that we […]

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