Rite Aid Decides Vaping is Wrong

April 23, 2019

Pharmacy chain Rite Aid is giving the boot to sales of electronic cigarettes and vaping products. While this will limit choice and availability for some vapers, we also see a potential silver lining.

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The Newest Threat to Vaping: The Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act

April 19, 2019

Just when vapers hoped the anti-vaping tide might be turning a bit with the resignation of FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, a new bill was introduced to Congress that threatens to decimate everything under the vaping sun. Meet the Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act.

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Is Scott Gottlieb Trolling Vapers With Jellybeans?

April 08, 2019

On Friday, April 5th, on his final day as FDA Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb tweeted about jellybeans. The response on Twitter from vapers was swift and hilarious.

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Does Vaping Cause Seizures?

April 06, 2019

The FDA just announced it is investigating a possible link between vaping and seizures. Is it time to panic or is this more fear mongering from FDA's Scott Gottlieb on his way out the door? Virgin Vapor investigates...

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The First Outright Vaping Ban in the U.S.

April 04, 2019 1 Comment

San Francisco is pushing for the first total ban on vaping products in the country including a ban on manufacture or sale, in person or online, of all vaping related items. There's intrigue beneath the surface, however, as the city not-so-subtly attacks local vape company JUUL, apparently spoiling for a fight with the electronic cigarette behemoth and hoping to run JUUL out of town. Plus, Frisco still plans to allow the sale of cigarettes!
Plus, Frisco still plans to allow the sale of cigarettes!
Plus, Frisco still plans to allow the sale of cigarettes!

Plus, Frisco still plans to allow the sale of cigarettes!

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Regulatory Update: What's Behind Scott Gottlieb's Resignation from the FDA?

March 11, 2019

Last week was a whirlwind week for the vaping industry, with FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb announcing his surprise resignation. While Gottlieb himself insisted, "There's no intrigue here," a meeting at the White House just prior to his resignation suggests otherwise.

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Texas Man Dies From Electronic Cigarette Explosion

February 14, 2019

A Texas man recently suffered a fatal injury caused by his electronic cigarette. We report on the facts and put this incident in perspective by taking a look at the statistics.

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