Alex Norcia

Drugs

Your Vape Could Soon Have a Tracking Chip in It

A former vape manufacturer has created vape-tracking software that he promises won't be a privacy issue.
Alex Norcia
2.20.20
vaping

A Major Study That Fueled National Vape Panic Has Been Retracted

The paper, published by the American Heart Association's scientific journal, claimed that vaping could lead to a heart attack.
Alex Norcia
2.19.20
Money

I Got in an Accident Driving for Lyft and Entered Eternal Insurance Hell

When another person hit her car while she was transporting passengers, Melissa Schultz discovered her insurance wasn't going to help.
Melissa Schultz
2.14.20
vaping

Coronavirus Could Lead to a US Vape Shortage, Sources Say

Many Chinese factories remain closed, and there is widespread fear that vaping hardware won't be shipped to the U.S. until as late as April.
Alex Norcia
2.14.20
Tobacco

Wall Street Is Buying Cigarettes

Financial analysts are telling their clients that disaster in the vaping industry will only help the tobacco market.
Alex Norcia
2.12.20
Drugs

How to Expunge Your Record for Cannabis Crimes: California

Anything less than certain designated amounts of weed should theoretically lead to an automatic expungement.
Alex Norcia
2.5.20
magic mushroom

Santa Cruz Is Decriminalizing Magic Mushrooms

It's the latest victory for psychedelic-reform advocates in the U.S.
Alex Norcia
1.29.20
Weed

How to Expunge Your Record for Cannabis Crimes: Illinois

Clearing a criminal record for a weed-related infraction is relatively easy in Illinois.
Alex Norcia
1.16.20
Tobacco

Vape Panic Is Accidentally Killing Hookah Too

If states continue to ban flavored tobacco and vaping products, hookah could be collateral damage in the U.S.
Alex Norcia
1.14.20
vaping

Health Insurance Companies Can Charge People Who Vape Up to 50% More

Like U-Haul, they think vaping can be just as dangerous as smoking cigarettes.
Alex Norcia
1.9.20
vaping

Two Old Guys Reveal They Know Nothing About Vaping

Voters asked Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden about vapes last weekend. They didn't seem to know what they were talking about.
Alex Norcia
1.6.20
Drugs

The Trump Administration Just Banned Almost All Flavored Vape Pods

But menthol- and tobacco-flavored products will remain available for purchase.
Alex Norcia
1.2.20
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