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Vaping’s Plausible Deniability Is Going Up in Smoke

By The Atlantic

Ongoing FDA investigations and a spate of hospitalizations show that “safer than cigarettes” does not mean safeRead full story

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  • This is not about vaping as an action, it is a need for regulations about what goes into vaping products.

    Vaping will continue to be seen as safer than smoking as long as what is being vaped is shown to be safe at high heat and supposed to be in a smokable product. Also, besides items like Vitamin E

    This is not about vaping as an action, it is a need for regulations about what goes into vaping products.

    Vaping will continue to be seen as safer than smoking as long as what is being vaped is shown to be safe at high heat and supposed to be in a smokable product. Also, besides items like Vitamin E added which should not be vaped but was used without malice there also needs to be protections from access to counterfeit vape products.

    This is not about vaping, it is about the ingredients sneaking their way into legitimate products that aren’t regulated and then also counterfeit vape oil products flooding certain markets.

    If just vaping pure cannabis is proven to be dangerous (& more dangerous than drinking liquor) come back to me and I’ll run around in the most populated location in the world naked throwing all my own money in the air to everyone nearby.

  • I find it funny when Vegans and Carbon Neutral activists smoke Vapes... where do all those plastic disposable cartridges go?

    Those Vape companies are there to sell you something and will do everything in their power to make money now, regardless of the consequences.

    In the past, tobacco companies

    I find it funny when Vegans and Carbon Neutral activists smoke Vapes... where do all those plastic disposable cartridges go?

    Those Vape companies are there to sell you something and will do everything in their power to make money now, regardless of the consequences.

    In the past, tobacco companies, car companies, soda and food companies... they never cared if it made you sick or killed you. Look at how long Monsanto poisoned the general public and the food chain.

    Where are our local and State legislators on this? How are we letting corporations poison our children this way? The FDA and EPA just puppets to the corporate oligarchs. The idea of “consumer protection” has become almost non-existent. As a general public, have we no shame? To what extent will we destroy ourselves for the overlord of the all mighty dollar? Only time will tell.

  • And yet they won’t sell 1.7% nicotine Juul pods in the USA while they research the effects caused by 3% and 5% and beyond pods. Europe sells the 1.7%. Why don’t we? Maybe it’s the same reason our LEGAL pain killers are also causing death and destruction. They’re too strong. Legal or illegal is of no

    And yet they won’t sell 1.7% nicotine Juul pods in the USA while they research the effects caused by 3% and 5% and beyond pods. Europe sells the 1.7%. Why don’t we? Maybe it’s the same reason our LEGAL pain killers are also causing death and destruction. They’re too strong. Legal or illegal is of no necessary consequence. Both are dangerous when the chemicals and potencies are too harsh.

  • It still fascinates me how many compounds we're exposed to on a daily basis that haven't been tested whatsoever. While some eventually get tested and are ok for humans, many are still ignored and long term exposure impact is unknown. Keep in mind that while a compound might be tested for it's safe threshold

    It still fascinates me how many compounds we're exposed to on a daily basis that haven't been tested whatsoever. While some eventually get tested and are ok for humans, many are still ignored and long term exposure impact is unknown. Keep in mind that while a compound might be tested for it's safe threshold for humans, this doesn't mean we won't reach that or even surpass it with time and toxic waste buildup in our bodies.

  • Related deaths are now up to five confirmed and a few more potentials. Time for the government to step in... sadly, if they don’t, these vaping companies will continue to peddle their poison to anyone willing to buy.

  • While I know a couple folks who quit cigarettes by switching to zero nicotine vaping, they are basically still smoking.

  • Ridiculous it just shows you how little most people care about their health.

  • Eventually the collective has to think. Make better choices regarding health. Whose your Farmer? With the abundance of 'crafty' ways to entice, people become staggering drunks. Dissipated. Stop trusting institutions to keep you healthy or happy. That's you job. Insurance costs are going up, yes because

    Eventually the collective has to think. Make better choices regarding health. Whose your Farmer? With the abundance of 'crafty' ways to entice, people become staggering drunks. Dissipated. Stop trusting institutions to keep you healthy or happy. That's you job. Insurance costs are going up, yes because of greed, but mainly people are lazy slugs and consume immune compromising products. Then my rates go up. Another tax.

  • << a report today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found 450 cases in 33 states of a mysterious “vaping illness” that affects the lungs of otherwise healthy people, most of them under the age of 30 >>

    Sadly people will indeed brush such findings aside until they are demystified.

  • Like every other tool, weapon or device/vice it’s not what IT IS it is what YOU do with IT! No Thinking is as deadly as No Doing at times!

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