Dear ABC News Fixer: Burning Over E-Cigarette Problem

Electronic cigarettes gaining popularity in South Florida

The initial charge to my credit card was only $4.95 for shipping and handling. After I got the product, I was supposed to charge it by plugging it into my computer or into a wall outlet with an adapter but I was not sent an adapter. I tried charging the e-cigarette and it never worked, and it still does not to this date.
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Cigarette maker Lorillard’s 2Q profit up 10 pct on higher pricing, e-cig sales, lower costs

“Patients have come in and say, ‘Gee I’ve tried this new form of cigarette. Great. I’m smoking this non toxic form of cigarette.’ I say to them, ‘I don’t know. I don’t know if this is non toxic,'” Schachter told Glor. The Food and Drug Administration does not currently regulate e-cigarettes, therefore manufactures are not mandated to disclose the ingredients.
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Booming E-cigarette industry raises questions on safety, regulation

Flavoring the “e-juice” with cherry, peach and menthol creates direct appeal to children and adolescents. Clever advertising by the tobacco industry makes e-cigarettes the perfect bridge to other addictive substances including conventional cigarettes. Once again the tobacco industry is marketing the disease of addiction. Harm reduction advocates argue that for those currently addicted to traditional cigarettes e-cigarettes are a less harmful substitute.
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Electronic Cigarettes — Let’s Think Before We Inhale

“I did my research. This is a quality product,” Izaguirre said. Since he started vaping, Izaguirre said he no longer suffers from the many side effects of smoking, “Gong up the stairs I don’t get out of breath. Running with my kids, I just feel 100 times better,” he said. There are hundreds of vaping flavors and they can be concocted Smoking Effects Keep without nicotine. A single vial of liquid costs around $20 and is equivalent to 20 packs of cigarettes.
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PHOTO: The owner of a shop that sells electronic cigarettes demonstrates how to use one on March 1, 2012 in Berlin, Germany.

It estimates its share of the U.S. retail market, excluding Internet sales, to be more than 40 percent. Blu is now available in about 110,000 stores in the U.S.
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