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Do You Think E-cig Science is Unduly Scrutinized?

Filed in News & Politics by on October 27, 2017 0 Comments
Do You Think E-cig Science is Unduly Scrutinized?

  E-cig science is ever-evolving and on the cutting edge of technology development. But some don’t want to keep it that way. Is E-cig science plagued by scrutiny? You be the judge.   Ecigs have come a long way, but even after years on the market they are still widely misunderstood and unfairly judged. According […]

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Newsweek Reports that Vaping “Could Save Tobacco Users’ Lives”

Filed in News & Politics by on October 9, 2017 0 Comments
Newsweek Reports that Vaping “Could Save Tobacco Users’ Lives”

As reported by Newsweek Magazine, a study conducted by the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center concluded that “tobacco users who turn to vaping generally live longer.”   This may come as a surprise to those who have come across articles online that claim vaping is just as harmful as smoking. The article also states that, […]

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Ecig Fans Weigh in on FDA Deeming Regulations

Filed in News & Politics by on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Ecig Fans Weigh in on FDA Deeming Regulations

When it comes to regulating the ecig industry, lawmakers and industry leaders would do well to bring the matter directly to consumers. At V2 headquarters, we decided to do just that. We fielded a survey of more than 600 ecig users on their feelings about regulation, just before the recent FDA e-cigarette ruling. The results […]

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20 Years of Ecig Use Beats 20 Years of Smoking

Filed in News & Politics by on April 4, 2016 0 Comments
20 Years of Ecig Use Beats 20 Years of Smoking

That’s the expert ecig opinion of Dr. Sally Satel, a practicing psychiatrist and lecturer at the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Satel recently gave an interview to the Wall St. Journal where she shared her concern that over-regulation of vapor products could put some ecig companies out of business. That, she believes, would be a […]

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Researcher Retracts False Ecig Danger Claim

Filed in News & Politics by on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Researcher Retracts False Ecig Danger Claim

A California researcher who helped conduct an ecig vapor study, published a statement claiming that “e-cigarettes are no safer than smoking regular cigarettes.” She has since retracted her statement, made in the VA San Diego Healthcare System and UC San Diego researchers in Oral Oncology, an international interdisciplinary journal. Dr. Jessica Wang-Rodriguez made her statement […]

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Study Proves Ecigs Save Smokers Money in Florida

Filed in News & Politics by on February 25, 2016 0 Comments
Study Proves Ecigs Save Smokers Money in Florida

Still not convinced that ecigs save you money? A recent online analysis has revealed that smoking is not only hazardous to your health but also to your personal finances. The breakdown, published by WalletHub.com, a personal finance website, identified the average cost per person per state when it comes to smoking tobacco cigarettes. With the […]

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The Flawed “Popcorn Lung” Eliquid Study

Filed in News & Politics by on February 16, 2016 0 Comments
The Flawed “Popcorn Lung” Eliquid Study

If you went online or watched television news in December 2015, you may have seen eliquid getting a lot of attention. There were several highly publicized anti-vapor media stories claiming that eliquid has 750 times more chemicals than combustible tobacco products. One of the most alarming, and misleading reports claimed that the eliquid flavoring used […]

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Vaping Eliquid Doesn’t Lead To Smoking: Here’s How We Know

Filed in News & Politics by on February 10, 2016 1 Comment
Vaping Eliquid Doesn’t Lead To Smoking: Here’s How We Know

According to a recent editorial published in the Washington Post, “It’s the Wild West Out There” (January 5, 2016) there’s some very misleading eliquid and ecig information that suggests vaping may lead to smoking among teenagers, or even that e-cigarette makers are targeting or influencing young people. As eliquid fans know, this is untrue and […]

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CDC Confirms Most Ecig Users are Former Smokers

Filed in News & Politics by on February 2, 2016 0 Comments
CDC Confirms Most Ecig Users are Former Smokers

While most of the vapor community knows that the majority of ecig enthusiasts are former tobacco smokers, the general public has taken a while to acknowledge this simple fact. National Public Radio (NPR) along with several other credible media outlets recently published findings from a new Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study that […]

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Why Vapor Pens are a Better Choice for the Planet

Filed in News & Politics by on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
Why Vapor Pens are a Better Choice for the Planet

With more research being done on climate change, vapor pens and ecigs are emerging as a better alternative for both the planet and smokers.In a statement published by Public Health, The World Health Organization said that “the global cost of tobacco is undeniable: tobacco cultivation, production and consumption deplete the planet of natural, human and […]

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UK Approves Ecigarette Prescriptions in 2016

Filed in News & Politics by on January 6, 2016 1 Comment
UK Approves Ecigarette Prescriptions in 2016

After Public Health England (PHE) announced late last year that ecigarette products are 95% “safer” than tobacco cigarettes, the government is quietly rolling out prescription based ecigarette licensing via general doctor practices throughout the United Kingdom. Doctors will be prescribing approved ecigarettes to patients in 2016 in an effort to help them successfully quite tobacco […]

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A Bright Future for the Global Ecigarette Industry

Filed in News & Politics by on December 15, 2015 0 Comments
A Bright Future for the Global Ecigarette Industry

When examining the wild, wild west that is the ecigarette industry, the number of local, corporate and medium online and in-store brand names to choose from is overwhelming. As the leader in smart vapor design and technology, V2 is excited to be at the forefront of the ecigarette industry as it surpasses $6.1 Billion in […]

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Are There Benefits to Higher Strength Eliquid?

Filed in News & Politics by on December 10, 2015 0 Comments
Are There Benefits to Higher Strength Eliquid?

While many adults have tried various brands of eliquid flavors from local convenience stores in an effort to get away from tobacco smoking, many have still not found a satisfying experience due to the low nicotine level or lackluster quality. At V2, we believe in providing a solution to this reoccurring problem by offering eliquid […]

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FTC Announces Ecig Industry Study

Filed in News & Politics by on December 2, 2015 0 Comments
FTC Announces Ecig Industry Study

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced that they will be conducting studies and in-depth research on ecig sales and marketing in the U.S. The FTC has said that the goal of this research is to learn about a variety of topics related to the ecig industry, including where companies sell these innovative vapor products […]

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CDC Report Supports Electronic Cigarette Use

Filed in News & Politics by on November 20, 2015 1 Comment
CDC Report Supports Electronic Cigarette Use

The electronic cigarette industry has finally received support through scientific evidence from a credible government agency after years of negative media headlines and misguided rumors: the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, a federal government agency dedicated to “saving lives and protecting people 24/7,” released a new report in October examining the use of e-cigarettes. […]

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Your Ecig Use Can Help Friends Who Smoke

Filed in Lifestyle, News & Politics by on October 13, 2015 0 Comments
Your Ecig Use Can Help Friends Who Smoke

Earlier in the year, a study conducted by Reuters concluded that 10 percent of Americans are ecig consumers, while the number of tobacco smokers continues to decline. Millions of people around the world are vaping as an alternative to combustible nicotine. Although this is great news for the ecig business, anti-electronic cigarette organizations and individuals […]

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The Need for Electronic Cigarette Studies on Adults

Filed in News & Politics by on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
The Need for Electronic Cigarette Studies on Adults

V2 sells its electronic cigarette products and V2 Pro vape pens to customers across the world; online and in select retail stores—to adults of legal smoking age. Since V2 was founded, we have maintained a strict policy that prohibits sales to minors and nonsmokers; a policy of self-regulation that we have urged other electronic cigarette […]

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The Hazards of Ecigarette Misinformation

Filed in News & Politics by on October 5, 2015 1 Comment
The Hazards of Ecigarette Misinformation

Innovative technology, like that which created the ecigarette, can excite people and change the way they live their lives. This same technology can scare others who may not be informed, or who may not be ready to learn new information and evolve and adapt. This is particularly true for the ecigarette industry—these disruptive devices offer […]

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