1st Vaping Death Reported In California; Among 5 Deaths and 450 Illnesses NationwideHealth authorities are investigating California's first known death associated with vaping.
FTC Investigating Juul Marketing Practices Amid Teen Vaping EpidemicLawsuits are mounting against e-cigarette company Juul and now federal investigators are taking a hard look at the company’s marketing practices.
Report: E-Cigarette Giant Juul's Campaign Donations Favor DemocratsSan Francisco-based E-cigarette giant Juul Labs gave nearly $100,000 to members of Congress during the first half of 2019, most of which went to Democrats, according to a report.
Richmond Considers Restrictions On E-Cigarette SalesRichmond mayor plans to introduce an ordinance during Tuesday's City Council meeting that would restrict the sale of electronic cigarette products.
Juul CEO Apologizes To Parents Of Teens Addicted To VapingThe CEO of San Francisco-based Juul is apologizing to parents of teenagers who have become addicted to his company's vaping products.
Juul-Backed Coalition Gets Vaping Initiative On San Francisco BallotResidents of San Francisco will get to vote on whether a new ordinance banning the sale of electronic cigarettes will stand in the upcoming November election.
San Francisco Bans Sale Of E-Cigarettes, Becoming First Major US City To Do SoSan Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday.
Livermore Bans Flavored Tobacco Sales, Enacts School Buffer Zone For RetailersThe Livermore City Council unanimously voted Monday night to ban the sales of all flavored tobacco products and electronic delivery devices citywide and introduce a 1,000-foot buffer zone between tobacco retailers and sites like schools and libraries.
Undercover Study: Half Of California Tobacco And Vape Shops Don't ID TeensAn undercover operation in California found that half of tobacco and vape shops failed to check IDs for teens purchasing e-cigarettes and other nicotine products.
San Francisco Moves Closer To Banning All E-Cigarette Sales CitywideSan Francisco supervisors moved a step closer Tuesday to becoming the first city in the U.S. to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes to crack down on youth vaping.
Stanford Researchers: E-Cigarette Flavors Can Damage Cardiovascular CellsE-cigarette flavors can damage the cells that line your blood vessels and perhaps your heart health down the line, according to a new study.
FDA Questions Juul, Altria Commitment To Combat Teen VapingThe head of the FDA questions whether Juul and its new partner Altria are following through on pledges to help reverse the boom in underage vaping.
Stanford Study: Juul Ramped Up Nicotine Levels, Competitors FollowedJuul Labs spurred a "widespread rush" of companies seeking to boost their own nicotine concentrations in order to mirror Juul's success, according to a paper published Thursday.
The Best Rx For Teens Addicted To Vaping? No One KnowsThere’s been little discussion of how to treat nicotine addiction in children as young as 11 years old.
Investigation Sheds Light On Juul's Social Media PracticesA CNN investigation sheds new light on how the company was encouraging -- and at times paying for -- social media users to promote its nicotine-filled product to thousands of their followers.