Cigarettes

Culture

How Australia's Ban on Vapes Spawned a Thriving Black Market

Vape juice that contains nicotine is supposedly illegal. But thanks to loopholes in legislation it's everywhere.
Sam Nichols
4.24.19
vaping

A Deep Dive into Juul's Bizarre Plan to Teach Students About Vaping

This is embarrassing.
Allie Conti
11.5.18
Smoking

Former Smokers Might Want to Eat More Tomatoes

A new study suggests diets high in fresh fruit could help lungs damaged from smoking.
Jesse Hicks
8.6.18
Munchies

I Quit Smoking But My Palate Is Still Trash

Forty days ago, I quit smoking. Ever since, I’ve been waiting for the taste epiphany people have promised.
Elise Renoleau
5.9.18
Skateboarding

A Brief History of Skateboarders Smoking Cigarettes While Skateboarding

Looking back on a (mostly) unfortunate trend.
Hanson O'Haver
5.8.18
bad habits

A Love Letter to the Smoke Break

It’s the best part of the worst habit.
Coty Levandoski
2.2.18
Health

HIV Probably Won't Kill You, but Smoking Will

HIV-positive people smoke at more than twice the rate of the general population. Doctors say smoking now presents a greater risk to them than HIV itself.
Benjamin Adams
12.5.17
let the dogs out

Dogs Who Live With Smokers Are More Likely to Die Younger

Dogs from smokers' homes showed signs of DNA damage.
Knvul Sheikh
9.27.17
Stuff

I Bummed a Cigarette at a Festival and Traded Up to Coke

Like that guy who started with a paperclip and traded up to a house
David Allegretti
9.6.17
prison

We Asked Prisoners What They Think of the Prison Smoking Ban

"Try and come down hard on me and I'll terrorise the screws all day and all night."
Anonymous
9.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Today's Teenagers Are Smoking and Drinking Less Than Their Parents Did

Teenagers are smoking far less and drinking alcohol at almost half the rate as they were in 2002.
VICE Staff
6.22.17
addiction

Why Your Brain Craves Cigarettes When You Drink

You're experiencing the weird effect nicotine has on memory.
Julian Morgans
5.30.17
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