The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that primary care physicians provide interventions to prevent school-aged children and adolescents from initiating tobacco use.
A ban on the sale and distribution of electronic cigarettes is being considered by San Francisco supervisors.
A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 years was introduced.
Also, judge has ruled that the FDA neglected its legal duty by postponing reviews of vaping products
Investigators assessed 1-year changes in healthcare expenditures, particularly Medicaid costs, linked to a 1% decrease in smoking consumption in all US states.
Electronic cigarette products may be contaminated with microbial toxins.
According to the results of a recent review, the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) in achieving long-term smoking cessation varies based on NRT delivery method, dosage, and timing of initiation.
On average, each dollar spent on over-the-counter (OTC) medicines saves the U.S. health care system $7.20, totaling nearly $146 billion in annual savings.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is notifying the public that cases of seizures have been reported following the use of e-cigarettes.
From 2012 to 2017, the proportion of US adults who perceived electronic-cigarettes to be as harmful as or more harmful than cigarettes increased.