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electronic cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes have sickened rising numbers of young children, new study of US poison center calls finds - AP

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FDA proposes e-cigarette rules

US health officials say they are still looking at issues of e-cigarette flavors and future regulation - Reuters

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FDA proposes e-cigarette rules

More: New FDA rule on e-cigarettes would ban sales of product to teens under 18; rule also covers pipe and hookah tobacco - Washington Post

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FDA proposes e-cigarette rules

US federal officials announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans them; e-cigarettes will now be regulated same way as tobacco cigarettes - USA Today

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California, US

California Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills to raise smoking age to 21, restrict e-cigarettes - Los Angeles Times

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European Union

European Court of Justice rules EU-wide prohibition on menthol cigarettes, special electronic cigarette rules are lawful

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health

UK's Royal College of Physicians says e-cigarettes 'much safer' than smoking tobacco, likely a benefit to public health

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Brockton, MA

2 students in Brockton, Mass., hospitalized after ingesting e-cigarette liquid - WHDH

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Ontario, Canada

Ontario to ban e-cigarette and medical marijuana users from smoking or vaporizing in places where smoking is prohibited - Canadian Press

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air travel

US Department of Transportation bans use of electronic cigarettes on all flights - USA Today

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air travel

US Dept. of Transportation explicitly bans use of electronic cigarettes on commercial flights - Reuters

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Ontario, Canada

New Ontario law bans sale of e-cigarettes to people under 19 - @AP

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electronic cigarettes

Teens increasingly turning to e-cigarette devices to inhale marijuana, study finds - @ABC

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FDA proposes e-cigarette rules

GOP blocks FDA from regulating e-cigarettes in 26-23 vote - @thehill

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Hawaii, US

Hawaii's governor signs bill banning e-cigarettes where smoking prohibited - @KITV4

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California, US

California health officials says electronic cigarettes are a health threat, especially to children - @AP

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Los Angeles, CA

#BREAKING CA health officials say e-cigarettes are health threat, should be strictly regulated. #ecigarettes #ecigs - @KNX1070

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health

New federal survey finds that e-cigarette use among teenagers has surpassed the use of traditional cigarettes - @nytimes

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Missouri, US

Missouri lawmakers override Nixon veto, ban sale of electronic cigarettes to those under 18 - @AP

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tobacco

World Health Organization says retailers should be prohibited from selling e-cigarettes to minors, vending machines eliminated - @Reuters

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