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A vape pen exploded in a teenager’s mouth, fracturing his jaw and leaving a hole in his chin

A vape pen exploded in the mouth of a 17-year-old teen, leaving him with multiple injuries, according to a medical case published Wednesday.
A stock photo of a man vaping outdoors. A 30-year-old man from St. Petersburg, Florida, has reportedly been banned from all Spirit Airlines flights for life after he vaped into a bag at his seat, went into his bathroom, and set off the smoke alarm.

Spirit Airlines reportedly banned a passenger for life after he vaped at his seat, exhaled in a bag, and set off the smoke alarm mid-flight

The 30-year-old man from Florida also drank from several bottles of alcohol he brought on board, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reported.

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
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.
A new 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."

Juul may have pushed rival e-cigarette brands to compete in a ‘nicotine arms race,’ study says

A new study says that after Juul started selling its 5% nicotine vapes, other e-cigarette brands may have followed suit, starting a "nicotine arms race."

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.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb announced his resignation abruptly this week, concerning public health advocates who worry that his agenda on youth use of e-cigarettes could be undone.

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb’s abrupt departure could prove a major win for e-cigarette and tobacco companies

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has been a harsh critic of youth e-cigarette use and advanced proposals that would hit the tobacco industry.

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.