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The FDA commissioner just launched a crackdown on e-cigs like Juul as he prepares to leave office

The anti-vaping proposals come a week after FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb announced his plans to step down.

Vaping might be better for you than smoking, but e-cigarettes like Juul come with risks of their own

E-cigs contain nicotine, an addictive drug that appears to blunt emotional control as well as decision-making skills in kids and teens.
US Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in a new advisory that e-cigs like the Juul are a danger to kids and teens.

A Juul-sponsored study suggests its e-cigarettes could help adult smokers cut back, but some researchers aren’t convinced

A study paid for by e-cig company Juul, which is partially owned by the tobacco company behind Marlboros, suggests the devices may help smokers quit.

E-cigarette company Juul is now doing health research, but its first study could bring more questions than answers

On Saturday for the first time in its roughly two-year history, e-cigarette company Juul presented some data from a clinical trial of its devices.

Police say a driver rammed into a family, killing a mother of 6, after being asked to stop smoking

The eight members of the family were all transported to a local hospital where the mom, 32, died, police said in a statement.
Smoking cigarettes can wreak havoc on your health.

9 things that happen to your body when you stop smoking

When you quit smoking, over time you'll notice changes to your body and your overall health. Here are nine things that happen when you stop smoking.
All of the participants in the study received "behavioral support" to help guide them through the quitting process.

E-cigarettes could help adult smokers quit, but there is a major catch

A new study found that e-cigarettes could be more effective than other smoking cessation methods, but must be paired with therapy to be useful long term.
David Renteln, the cofounder of Soylent, has a new startup that makes nicotine gum.

The man who helped found Silicon Valley cult-favorite Soylent has a new startup — and it’s aimed at smokers who want to quit

Called Lucy, the company is a product of esteemed startup hub Y Combinator and has $5 million in venture funds from backers like Refactor Capital and Greycroft.
Marijuana use is becoming less stigmatized.

Vaping marijuana is technically safer than smoking it, but one caveat could make the habit dangerous for your health

An expert says vaping marijuana is technically better for a person's health than smoking it, but certain trendy vape pens could also be dangerous.

Smoking hookah could put people at a ‘significantly higher’ risk of diabetes and obesity

One session of hookah smoking can be just as dangerous as finishing a pack of cigarettes, according to a new study of more than 9,000 people.