E-Cigarettes

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Missouri Lawmakers Ban E-Cigarette Sales to Teens

Most Missouri teenagers no longer will be able to buy electronic cigarettes after state lawmakers voted Thursday to override Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill banning their sale to anyone under 18.

09/11/2014

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Nixon Enlists Health Professionals on E-Cigarettes

Gov. Jay Nixon is eliciting support from health professionals as he tries to persuade Missouri lawmakers to sustain his veto of legislation dealing with electronic cigarettes.

09/03/2014

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Study: Electronic Cigarette Use Up 60 Percent Among Middle, High Schoolers

America’s cardiologists are growing increasingly worried about electronic cigarettes.

08/27/2014

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Police Coax Burglar Down From Tree With Water, E-Cigarettes

After several hours of trying to coax the man down with water and e-cigarettes, police finally convinced the barefoot man to climb down out of the tree.

07/31/2014

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Chesterfield Bans E-Cigarette Sales to Minors

The St. Louis County town of Chesterfield has joined a growing list of municipalities preventing the sale of vapor nicotine products to minors.

07/22/2014

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Knox County Wants to Sell E-Cigarettes to Inmates

The sheriff said he hopes offering e-cigarettes will help stop inmates from smuggling in real cigarettes.

07/17/2014

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Doctor: E-Cigarettes Shouldn’t Be Used Long Term

While science is still being gathered on the potential dangers of e-cigarettes, what are smokers who want to quit supposed to do?

05/01/2014

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Missouri to Bar Teenagers from Buying E-Cigarettes

Opponents argue the legislation would pave the way for the nicotine products to be sold with fewer restrictions.

04/17/2014

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Sen. Durbin Urges FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin says e-cigarette manufacturers are targeting children through advertisements.

04/15/2014

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Chicago City Council Tightens E-Cigarette Rules

Chicago’s City Council on Wednesday passed an ordinance prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes in areas where tobacco products are currently banned.

01/16/2014

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