Part One of the History of Quitting Smoking

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Everyone smoked in the old days it is believed. Actually that’s not true. Until cigarettes were produced en masse no one could get enough for them to be any real concern.
The death rate for this decade for lung cancer in this decade was tiny-about 300 people per 100,000-that’s only 0.3%.

Doctors promoted smoking on advertisements, etc, encouraging people to smoke.

Could E-cigarette go the way of Varenicline?

Varenicline is called Chantix in the USA and Champix in other countries. It was considered a wonder drug, but it now has been found to create complications. Military pharmacies stop selling the drug-I didn’t know there were such things as military pharmacies myself, though I have heard of military doctors. Pilots cannot take the drug.
Unlike nicotine replacement therapy it tries to replace the need for nicotine. It can be used to give up electronic cigarettes but it is mainly used to give up conventional cigarettes.

E Cigarette Trends in Australia


One popular trend in the e cigarette industry is the rise in e cigarette advertising, particularly TV advertising. The main target audience for e cigarette advertising is people within the 16 to 24 age group. This is also a reflection of the fact that the e cigarette industry is no longer limited to just small independent brands, but now some of the major tobacco brands are getting in on the e cigarette market.

There Is Still An Increase in E Cigarette Sales

Mobile Marketing: Its growth and the opportunities it presents

Smartphones provide a user with innumerable utilities and have replaced the traditional cell phones. With a multitude abilities that a Smartphone possesses user’s can do a lot more than just talking and chatting. Equipped with high-speed Internet connections and lightning-fast processor, these devices have essentially revolutionised the way a customer makes his purchases.

Myths About E Cigs and E Juice

With the popularity of E Cigarettes and E juice growing daily there are many myths and fables created about them. Some of these myths have been drawn out of facts, while others are completely fabricated. Determining what is true about E cigarettes is incredibly hard to do, considering the fact that there is so much information available about them. Finding the facts about E cigarettes will become increasingly hard as their popularity continues to blossom. There are a couple myths about E cigarettes and E juice that can be easily dismissed.

How Has Social Media Affected The Electronic Cigarette Industry?

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It is widely believed that Barak Obama became president riding on new media (read social media) and the ouster of Hosni Mubarak of Egypt during the Arab spring was largely fueled by social media. If social media can have such a huge impact of seating and unseating presidents, how has it affected the e-cig industry?
Soft Advertising.
It is a fact that e-cigs were largely driven by online retailers. The online platform is very difficult to advertise on since most search engines regard e-cigs as tobacco products and will not allow companies to run adverts.

Back ground

To begin with it is important to know how e-cigarettes came into existence. The first electronic cigarette can be traced back in time in 1963. Herbert A. Gilbert patented the device that involved replacing the burning tobacco and paper with heated moist air that was flavored. It was until a decade ago that it became popular among its users. Currently there are over 260 brands of e-cigarettes most of which come in various colors and flavors.

The Challenges Of Conducting Research Into Nicotine Addiction.

One of the aspects of electronic cigarettes (those that contain nicotine) that require extensive long term research is the issue of nicotine addiction. Not much is known about the long term use of nicotine in the absence of tobacco smoke.
Studying this matter is presenting scientists with several ethical hurdles that may make it very hard to come up the kind of data that will settle nerves on this matter. The following are some of those challenges.

Research Finds That E-Cigs Reduce Tobacco Use.

A research conducted in the UK, Australia, Canada and the US has found that double the reduction of tobacco use in other nicotine replacement therapies like nicotine patches was registered among e-cigarette users.
The findings of this research that had almost 6000 participants were published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine in 2013.
The research aimed at finding out why people used e-cigs, how they used them and their attitudes to the electronic devices.
What Did They Find?


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