Tobacco

body

Cigarette Reviewers on YouTube Smoke So You Don't Have To

“I’m committed, not addicted."
Jeremy Glass
8.14.19
drugs-health

JUUL Pitched Native American Tribes. It Did Not Go Well

"Anytime part of the tobacco industry targets Native tribes, it raises a lot of alarms."
Alex Norcia
7.25.19
vaping

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

This is embarrassing.
Allie Conti
11.5.18
bomb squad

How Experts Trace A Homemade Bomb To Its Source

We spoke to an explosive forensic expert about how to track a serial bomber.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.24.18
vaping

The FDA Is Launching An Anti-Juul Campaign That’s Like D.A.R.E. for Vaping

The agency will be sending out posters to high schools and running digital ads to raise awareness.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.18.18
juul

Juul's Legal Problems Keep Getting Worse

The vape company is under fire after a spiffy $15 billion valuation. How bad could it get?
Allie Conti
7.30.18
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
Asking for a friend

Is It Safe for Non-Smokers to Chew Nicotine Gum?

The benefits are similar to drinking a cup of coffee.
Nick Keppler
4.20.18
Smoking

E-Cigarettes Are Dangerous for People Who Don’t Already Smoke

Several recent studies suggest that unless you're using e-cigs as a harm reduction tool to quit smoking, you should stay away from them—especially if you're a teenager.
Troy Farah
3.14.18
Breaking News

CDC head tasked with regulating tobacco just resigned for buying tobacco stocks

"Dr. Fitzgerald owns certain complex financial interests that have imposed a broad recusal limiting her ability to complete all of her duties as the CDC director."
Alex Lubben
1.31.18
MARIJUANA

Americans think sugar is scarier than weed, poll finds

An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll asked 449 people which they considered most harmful: tobacco, alcohol, sugar, or marijuana.
Josh Marcus
1.22.18
Smoking

Who Forced the Cigarette Companies to Run Those Anti-Smoking Ads?

I've spent decades battling the tobacco industry. There's a reason you're seeing these ads now.
Stanton Glantz
12.27.17
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