E-Cigarette Explosion Injures Girl At Orlando Theme ParkPolice say a teenage girl riding a Universal Orlando amusement park ride suffered burns when an electronic cigarette belonging to another rider exploded and shot a fireball at her.
No More E-Cigs & Hookah For Kids, FDA Ban Starts TodayParents and teenagers listen up… as of today, no one under the age of 18 can buy hookah tobacco, cigars or e-cigarettes, either online or in person. A new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban started today.
Study: E-Cigarette Poisonings Surge In Young ChildrenElectronic cigarettes have sickened rising numbers of young children, a study of U.S. poison center calls has found. Most cases involve swallowing liquid nicotine.
Arlington Man Sets Crotch On Fire, Sues Vape Shop Over Exploding E-Cig BatteryThe pain may be gone, but the scars and troubles still linger for an Arlington man burned by an exploding e-cigarette battery.
Frisco To Consider Smoking Ban At Public ParksCity Council members in Frisco will consider an ordinance that could snuff out smoking at public parks.
Congressional Report Presses For E-Cigarette Rules Concerns about electronic cigarettes, including flavors and marketing that could appeal to young people, underscore the need to regulate the fast-growing industry, according to a Congressional report released Monday.
Bedford Bans E-Cigarette Sales To MinorsThe City of Bedford has banned the use of e-cigarettes in all non-smoking areas and is prohibiting the sale of related products to minors.
No More Underage E-Cigarette Buying In North Texas CityWithout federal or state regulations on electronic-cigarettes, the Rockwall City Council took matters into its own hands Monday voting to ban the sale of all e-cigarette items to minors.
Richardson Sees Influx Of E-Cigarette StoresRichardson has seen an influx in recent weeks in new electronic cigarette stores opening in the city. In the past ten weeks, at least seven new e-cigarette stores have obtained a permit to open.
North Texas City Considers Regulating E-Cigarette StoresIn just the past few months, Richardson city leaders say one kind of business seems especially interested in setting up shop -- e-cigarette retailers. Currently there are eight of the stores in the city.
Texas Researchers To Study Dangers/Benefits Of E-CigarettesA lot of people are asking if those trendy new e-cigarettes are safe? It’s one of the things researchers at a Texas university are trying to find out.