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A new 24-month clinical trial has found that vaping has no negative health impact on former smokers who had been vaping for two years. The study, by UKVIA member Fontem Ventures, examined 209 volunteer former-smokers using an e-cigarette for 24 months, and monitored any adverse effects, as well as lung function, electrocardiogram results, and exposure to nicotine and tobacco constituents. During the clinical trial, there were no serious safety concerns… Read More
Welcome to the sixth issue of Vaping UK, an e-bulletin published by the UK Vaping Industry Association bringing the latest news and views in the sector. Parliament challenged to be vape-friendly The APPG for E-Cigarettes has met to challenge the idea that vaping should be banned in some public areas or workplaces, and in particular the restrictive rules around vaping in Parliament itself. Vaping is currently banned in all areas but two of the parliamentary… Read More
Last week, the UKVIA made its submission to the Science and Technology Committee Inquiry on E-Cigarettes. Announced on 25 October 2017, the scope of the inquiry is to "examine the impact of electronic cigarettes on human health (including their effectiveness as a stop-smoking tool), the suitability of regulations guiding their use, and the financial implications of a growing market on both business and the NHS." We welcomed the launch of… Read More