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Apr 10, 2019
Commerce ministry asks health ministry to frame law to ban manufacture, sale of e-cigarettesThe commerce ministry has asked its health counterpart to frame law banning manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes in the country as in the absence of a domestic legislation, it would not be possible to put a blanket ban on its imports, sources said
Apr 07, 2019
World Health Day 2019: Vaping no less dangerous than smoking, say expertsThe Centre's advisory for states to clamp down on e-cigarettes won't be enough to stop their use.
Aug 29, 2018
Health ministry calls for halting sales, import of electronic cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco devicesMinistry said such devices were a “great health risk” and it was possible that children and non-smokers using such products could switch to cigarettes once they get addicted to nicotine
Aug 14, 2018
E-cigarettes can change cells in the lungs, lower defence against infectionLungs of an e-cigarette user could have more trouble fighting off infections, according to findings
Dec 21, 2017
Researchers find AI-powered social media bots on platforms such as Twitter that promote unhealthy behaviourSocial bots are automated accounts that use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to influence discussions and promote specific ideas or products.
Dec 20, 2017
European authorities urge airlines to remind passengers of risks associated with devices containing lithium-ion batteriesLithium-ion batteries are also used to power so-called smart bags, suitcases which offer GPS tracking and can charge devices.
Jun 07, 2017
Maharashtra may ban sale of e-cigarettes, FDA drafts regulationsStudy revealed that the vapours which are produced after e-liquid flavourings are heated inside e-cigarettes, are toxic.
Nov 17, 2016
E-cigarettes as harmful for your gum as smoking, reveals studyResearch has shown that the vapours from an e-cigarette release inflammatory proteins damaging to cells in gums that could lead to various oral diseases
Aug 11, 2016
About six million Europeans have quit smoking with e-cigarette use: StudyUse of electronic cigarettes, popularly known as e-cigarettes, has helped more than six million smokers in the European Union quit smoking, estimates a new study.
Apr 25, 2016
Teenagers are mostly drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads, finds studyA new US study suggests that this generation of digital natives is most enticed by promotions they see online ads of e-cigarettes