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The FDA said these products "do not have the required marketing authorization, and thus cannot be legally sold in the United States."

The FDA demanded 44 vape pod types be removed from store shelves after finding they were illegally sold. Vaping has been recently linked to lung infec...

New data suggests the e-liquids used in vapes aren't as harmless as manufacturers may make them out to be.
Critics of Juul and other manufactures claim their fruity flavors are marketed towards children.

Some Juul pods may contain throat-irritating chemicals that aren’t listed on the packaging

As the debate over the safety of e-cigarettes continues, more evidence suggests certain ingredients could be harmful to users' health.
Lawmakers are looking into Juul's role in helping spark a teen vaping epidemic.

Juul targeted kids in its advertising and told high-school students its e-cigs were ‘totally safe,’ according to congressional testimony

Juul executives appeared at a congressional hearing this week on the e-cigarette company's role in marketing its vapes to teens.
Walmart employees are making, on average, more money than ever.

Walmart now bars anyone under 21 years old from buying tobacco

Walmart raised the minimum age for tobacco purchases to 21 years old across all Walmart and Sam's Club stores
The San Francisco e-cigarette ban could  "inadvertently help keep cigarettes on the market and support the most lethal of all the products," one tobacco policy researcher told INSIDER.

E-cigarette advocates are furious about San Francisco’s new ban, and a public health official said it’s an ‘ideological vendettaR...

Some health policy experts say San Francisco's e-cigarette ban doesn't appropriately weigh the risks to teens with the benefits for former smokers.
A February study from Stanford University suggests Juul's 5.9% nicotine products have lead other e-cigarette companies to increase their nicotine content, starting a "nicotine arms race."

San Francisco’s most popular e-cigarette brand Juul may have pushed rival brands to compete in a ‘nicotine arms race.’ Now all e-cig...

Some experts say higher nicotine e-cigs like Juul may be as harmful as traditional cigarettes. The San Francisco ban is the first in the U.S.

A teenager’s jaw shattered after a vape pen exploded in his mouth, once again raising concerns about e-cigarettes

A 17-year-old boy had to have his jaw wired shut after a vape pen exploded in his mouth last year, once again raising safety concerns about e-cigs.

E-cig company Juul is diving further into health with an app geared toward turning smokers into Juulers

Eager to show that its e-cigarettes can help adult smokers, Juul is pushing into healthcare. It's planning an app aimed at smokers switching to vaping
Juul wants to show that its e-cigarettes could help smokers quit.

E-cig company Juul is considering creating a digital health tool for smokers who want to quit

In addition to its e-cigs, Juul could offer smokers an app or similar tool that they could use for support while they try to cut back on smoking.
The FDA said it will begin an investigation into a potential link between the nicotine-based vaping devices and seizures and convulsions.

Dozens of people have reported seizures after vaping, prompting an investigation into the mysterious reaction

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a potential link between e-cigarettes and seizures.