Category: Editorial & Opinion

Opinion and discussion about major e-cigarette news stories in the media.

Let’s Be Honest… Electronic Cigarette Fires Are Extremely Rare

The media has expressed serious concerns about the potential for e-cig fires this year. Stories about accidental fires and random e-cig explosions continue to make headlines and imply that vapers are doomed by the very product that may help them quit smoking chemically-laden, cancer-causing...

Why Do Doctors Support E-Cigarettes? Because They Work!

Could the tide be turning for the electronic cigarette industry? Although most of the research, thus far, suggests that e-cigarettes are significantly less harmful than tobacco cigarettes and contain virtually none of the harmful toxins, the media and lawmakers seem hellbent on discouraging their...

Why Do Smokers Doubt E-Cigarettes? Blame It On The Media…

Despite the overwhelming evidence, smokers (who are the primary candidates for electronic cigarettes) are becoming increasingly doubtful about their safety. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Illinois found that in 2010, 84.7% of smokers surveyed believed e-cigarettes were...