Public organization′s trial against big tobacco to begin 건보공단-담배회사간 담배소송 첫 변론

We begin with the latest on the 52-million-dollar lawsuit being waged against the nation′s biggest tobacco companies. The trial began on this Friday,… just a day after the government announced plans to nearly double cigarette prices. Kim Hyun-bin has our top story. The trial of the National Health Insurance Service versus the nation′s largest tobacco […]

Public organization′s trial against big tobacco to begin 건보공단-담배회사간 담배소송 첫 변론

We begin with the latest on the 52-million-dollar lawsuit being waged against the nation′s biggest tobacco companies. The trial began on this Friday,… just a day after the government announced plans to nearly double cigarette prices. Kim Hyun-bin has our top story. The trial of the National Health Insurance Service versus the nation′s largest tobacco […]

Korea′s cigarette tax has done little to reduce number of smokers

It’s that time of the year when people make New Year’s resolutions.And for many, quitting smoking still tops the list of goals to accomplish.With last year’s price hike on cigarettes in Korea, one would imagine it might havebecome easier to stub out the habit… but it seems like it’s not.Our Lee Ji-won has more.“One year […]

Korea′s cigarette tax has done little to reduce number of smokers

It’s that time of the year when people make New Year’s resolutions.And for many, quitting smoking still tops the list of goals to accomplish.With last year’s price hike on cigarettes in Korea, one would imagine it might havebecome easier to stub out the habit… but it seems like it’s not.Our Lee Ji-won has more.“One year […]

World No Tobacco Day marked on May 31

Today, May 31st,… is “World No Tobacco Day,”… a yearly event designated to increase publicawareness about the dangers of smoking.Marking the occasion,…South Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare has released a new anti-smoking Public ServiceAnnouncement,… which highlights that smoking is a social issue rather than a personal one.As part of its anti-smoking policy,… health authorities […]

E-cigarette giant Juul suspends sale of all fruity flavors

Eastern red giant jewel is a no longer selling certain flavors onlinespecifically a fruity ones like mango cream fruit and cucumber the companysaid Thursday that its new policy is effective immediately the popular Eastagura company previously stopped selling the kid-friendly flavors in stores andthe Trump administration has announced plans to remove all flavored podsincluding mints […]

E-cigarette giant Juul suspends sale of all fruity flavors

Eastern red giant jewel is a no longer selling certain flavors onlinespecifically a fruity ones like mango cream fruit and cucumber the companysaid Thursday that its new policy is effective immediately the popular Eastagura company previously stopped selling the kid-friendly flavors in stores andthe Trump administration has announced plans to remove all flavored podsincluding mints […]

Electronic cigarette Vamo V5 review and instructions manual

I’ve given up. You may remember my varivolt passthrough review, where I spokeagainst battery mods for their size and the necessity to unscrew them every timeyou need to replace the battery. Joytech now has a mod with charging via USB,but it requires more than 1 amp of input, whilst you normally can’t draw morethan half […]

Young e-cigarette users more likely to smoke – U.S. study

Despite their “marketed” function,… electronic cigarettes may be a gateway for adolescentsto become REAL smokers. According to a study published in JAMA Pediatricson Thursday,… adolescents who used e-cigarettes were more likely to smoke REAL cigarettes,…and less likely to quit than those who did not use the device.The study was based on data from some 40-thousand […]