A Year In Review For Vaping
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Woman smoking  electronic cigaretteVaping is still a relatively new idea and practice and it has definitely been at the center of culture and controversy. With all the attention that vaping has produced, there were sure to be some strong-willed opponents and determined heroes. With all the exposure that vaping has had in this past year, it only makes sense that we would take a moment to reflect on everything that has happened this past year. From the added regulations to positive research, let’s take a look at a few vaping highlights.


Research Says Vaping Should Be Promoted 

A report from the Royal College of Physicians backed up the notion that vaping is much healthier and safer than smoking. The conclusions called for a promotion of vaping over smoking.


FDA Announces Deeming Rule

The US FDA declared that they would treat all vapor products like tobacco, putting a strict regulation on sales. New products could not be sold commencing August 8, 2016 without securing a Premarket Tobacco Authorization. Essentially, this put a large hindrance on the market.


Vaping Goes Mainstream In France 

America’s Got Talent France contestant makes a clean sweep through to the next round with his amazing vaping trick skills. Michael Lee helps put vaping on the map in the entertainment world.


Canada Attempts To Legalize Vaping

The government proposed an act with the objective of legalizing vaping by mid-2017. It is currently illegal to import nicotine into Canada.


Surgeon General Condemned

The US surgeon general falsely exaggerates the effects of vaping on children. Many in the public health sector condemn the accusation that vaping is a gateway to smoking.


Truth Initiative Backs Vapors 

The Truth Initiative concluded that vaping exposes people to fewer toxins than smoking. Also, the study delivers the fact that previous smokers who are now vaping showed reduced blood pressure and improved lung function.


2016 was an eventful year for vaping and will surely go down in history! As more people switch to vaping, we continue to save more lives. Visit your local Tyler vape shop to see how you can quit smoking today!