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State health official disputes vaping industry"s cessation claims

Brad Hutton, deputy commissioner of the Office of Public Health at the state Department of Health, testified at a state Senate hearing on vaping Monday that e-cigarettes are not cessation... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

PBJ Power Breakfast: Cura"s Cameron Forni talks vaping (Video)

As Oregon officials this week considered a ban on vaping, the cannabis industry has come under more scrutiny. The Oregon Health Authority warned residents to avoid the practice altogether after a second person in the state died. Cameron Forni, whose.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2019

State health officials, cannabis regulators reach agreement on sharing vape data

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission and the state's Department of Public Health have signed an agreement to share limited information about vaping illnesses after clashing over access to the data. The agreement, signed by representatives from .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

Vaping-related illnesses remain mystery to state health officials

State health officials say nearly all New Yorkers won't see health care premium increases through the New Yorkers have until Dec. 15 to enroll for coverage effective Jan. 1, and until Jan. 31 for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Colorado tightens drilling scrutiny after study predicts new health dangers from oil well emissions

State health officials raise concerns about benzene. Here's why the oil industry is worried......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2019

Court puts state’s flavored e-cig ban on hold

A state appeals court on Thursday temporarily blocked New York from enforcing a on sales of flavored e-cigarettes after the vaping industry . The stay comes a day before the state planned to start... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 7th, 2019

Lawmaker wants Gov. Kate Brown to temporarily ban sale of vaping products

Bend Rep. Cheri Helt called Thursday for Gov. Kate Brown to temporarily ban the sale of vaping products in the state. It’s a move Massachusetts’ governor made this week amid a severe lung illness outbreak that U.S. health officials say is someho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2019

Marijuana vape sales slow in US amid health scare

Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the legal cannabis industry, have .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 26th, 2019

In second round of DSRIP, state looks to better incorporate insurers

Plus: DSRIP 2.0 eyes greater community health focus Providers fared better in surprise-bill disputes last year NY nabs $4.5M in new federal funding for oral health care The law... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 24th, 2019

Health Department hears dueling testimony on staffing report

The state Department of Health on Friday heard safe-staffing recommendations from industry stakeholders ahead of having to issue its own report by Dec. 31. Leaders from stakeholder groups such as... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 24th, 2019

Is Altria"s investment in Juul going up in smoke?

Marlboro maker Altria's investment in vaping leader Juul Labs is looking increasingly like a multi-billion dollar mistake. Juul, as well as others in the e-cigarette industry, is facing increased scrutiny from state and federal regulators......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 23rd, 2019

New York Becomes 2nd State To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes As "Vaping Illness" Claims 7th Life

New York Becomes 2nd State To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes As 'Vaping Illness' Claims 7th Life New York State has joined Michigan and become the second state to ban sales of most.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 18th, 2019

Cannabis vaping: How the industry is responding to health concerns

Health authorities don’t know definitively what’s causing an outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses around the country. But with additives a prime suspect, some Oregon cannabis manufacturers are emphasizing the purity of their vape oil — a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2019

Labor groups press New York to protect app-based workers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Cuomo moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Schumer urges review of Chinese telecom companies

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

MTA launches express service on F train

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Councilman rips MLB for refusing to let Mets wear 9/11 tribute hats

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

State officials to field questions on offshore wind

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Housing advocates fume over Been"s good-cause eviction slight

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Cuomo moves to enact statewide ban of flavored e-cigs

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid connected to vaping, especially . The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019