Category Archives: Vaping

New Study Shows Vaping Cannabis Produces Stronger Effects Than Smoking It

In recent years, many cannabis users have turned to the sleekness of the vape pen, and there’s little mystery about why: vaporizers are seen as a discreet, less socially invasive way to consume weed. They’re also perceived as a healthier choice when compared with the lung-polluting effects of bongs, joints, and bowls. But—and we hate […]

FDA Seeks New E-Cig Regulations in Response to Spike in Teen Vaping

A spike in teen vaping has spurred the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to seek new rules governing e-cigarettes. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb announced the proposed regulations in a statement on Thursday. If adopted, the new rules would prohibit flavored e-cigarette products from being sold in stores and websites used by children. They would not apply […]

Gallup poll: Americans believe tobacco is more harmful than marijuana

(stock photo by Drug Policy Alliance) Americans now consider tobacco products to be more harmful than using cannabis, according to recent data. A Gallup poll conducted this month found that tobacco products such as cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, e-cigarettes and pipe tobacco are all seen by the majority of Americans to inflict more bodily harm […]

Vape pen sparks fire in security line at Denver airport

Published: Feb 24, 2018, 11:06 am • Updated: Feb 26, 2018, 12:03 am By Danika Worthington, The Denver Post, The Cannabist Staff A vape pen disassembled by its owner to prevent sparking a fire did just that when it passed through an x-ray in the TSA security line at Denver International Airport in January, according […]