Monday, March 4, 2024

United Kingdom

A ban on single use vapes is looming – but it’s smoking that’s back in fashion for Generation Z

After surviving 23 days deprived of food, hot showers and a flushable toilet, at the end of last year Sam Thompson emerged from the I’m a Celebrity jungle desperate...

UK Vaping Laws – What You Need To Know

Vaping is undoubtedly growing in popularity in the UK and beyond – with 2.7 million vapers in England alone - as it helps more...

Vape vending machines coming to UK grocery stores in trial

Age verification tech business 1account has launched a vape vending machine, which will appear in grocery stores this spring. The first of the machines has been installed...

Vaping Clinic offers service to help Lanarkshire smokers quit for good

A vaping retailer with shops across Lanarkshire has launched a valuable new service to help people quit smoking for good. The VPZ Vape Clinic service...

E-cigarettes could be prescribed on the NHS in world first

Medical regulator to work with manufacturers to assess safety and effectiveness of products Move supports government ambition for England to be smoke-free by...

Marlboro maker Philip Morris could stop selling cigarettes in UK

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has said it could stop selling cigarettes in the UK in 10 years' time as it focuses on alternatives, such...

UK Health Agency Reaffirms the Power of Vaping to Help Smokers Quit

On June 25, the United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published new draft guidelines encouraging health care professionals to disseminate clear and...

Harrogate vape shop sees record numbers looking to quit smoking

Upon re-opening, the firm’s Harrogate store on Beulah Street saw record sales in its ‘New to Vaping’ kits, representing its largest ever uptake. The forced...

Free e-cigarettes for smokers in A&E trial

Smokers attending emergency departments will be given free e-cigarettes and taught how to use them, in a trial designed to help people quit. Patients will...

E-cigarettes may become one of the most effective smoking cessation tools

On March 10, a new study published by King’s College London, UK emphasized that daily use of e-cigarettes has “significant results” in helping to...

UK Vapers May Face New Threats, as Public Health England is to be Dissolved

As the PHE was reportedly unable to deal with the Covid-19 crises effectively due to under-funding, UK ministers have decided to merge it...