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  • Do less harm: E-cigarettes a safer option than smoking, experts say

    A growing body of research points to using a harm minimization approach for smoking cessation. Harm minimization recognizes that while quitting smoking altogether is ideal, reducing exposure to harmful cigarette smoke by switching to safer nicotine products like e-cigarettes is beneficial.

    A new article publishing in the forthcoming volume of the Annual Review of Public Health focuses on harm minimization and smoking cessation, with alternative nicotine products like e-cigarettes emerging as a promising avenue for people who want to quit smoking. Compared with vaping, smoking is much more harmful and prematurely kills over half of lifetime smokers.

  • Consumer Advisory

    Consumer Advisory: If you are afraid of going back to smoking, seek out other smoke-free alternatives.


    On Friday, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) held a press briefing to update the media about investigations into a sudden acute respiratory syndrome that is being linked to vaporizing products containing an unknown contaminant or additive. The number of people affected by the lung illness is reported to be 450, including three deaths in IL, OR, and IN. (At the time of this posting, two more deaths in L.A. County, CA and Minnesota are being reported.)
  • What is CBD?

    CBD has become one of the most popular natural products that you can find on the market today. This unique plant-based compound has allowed million...
  • A comparison of CBD and THC

    Cannabidiol, or CBD, and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, are two of many different cannabinoids present in marijuana. When in the body, CBD a...
  • CBD – The vital component missing from your beauty routine.

    As we all may have seen in recent months. CBD is absolutely taking off in terms of the beauty industry. There are CBD Shampoo’s, Conditioner’s, massage oils, creams, drops, and even something for your pet! Yet why is this ingredient so prevalent lately? What has caused the shift into the CBD market and is that a good thing?
  • What is the Legal Status of CBD and Can I Travel with It (2019)?

    What is the legal status of CBD in 2019? Can I travel with it? CBD’s have become widely popular in recent times. However, questions still remain about their legality, despite the passing of the Farm Bill in December 2018, which has made hemp-derived CBD’s legal federally, and thus legal in all 50 states.
  • Wal-Mart Latest Retailer To Go Tobacco 21

    Wal-Mart has joined other retailers such as Walgreen’s in adopting Tobacco 21 as corporate policy regardless of city or county ordinance or state l...