FDA Denies Favoritism on Awarding Grants to Tobacco Research Projects

So I’ve been going on about the FDA coming in and raining on our parade for years now.  And admittedly, I have been a bit of a downer on the subject.  But, some of what the agency has submitted to the OMB for approval has been revealed via leaked guidance documents. My previous thoughts were that if enacted, the deeming regulations as proposed by the FDA would place a burden on small businesses requiring thousands of man hours and hundreds of thousands of dollars for each product they want to sell.  Well, it turns out I was wrong. Based on the leaked guidance, companies thatRead More →

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Based on the sensationalism of the latest vaping horror story making the (questionable) news sites, I’m surprised they didn’t go with a headline like that. In case you missed it, newspapers all up and down the place have been running with a story about a man who allegedly suffered serious injury via vaping.  According to the story, somehow boiling hot nicotine leaped from the man’s vapor device straight into his lungs, landing him in the hospital. The guy noticed he inhaled something wet and then started coughing.  And then later on he went to the hospital.  Ok, before I go on, let me point outRead More →


The Herakles sub ohm tank by Sense has been making some waves in the vaping industry. It’s a relatively inexpensive tank that has the performance of the more popular sub-ohm tanks.  I’m going to share my thoughts in this quick review of the Herakles tank. Disclosure: I received this product for review purposes from Vape It Now whom I deeply thank for their patience during my hiatus. The Specs 3ml capacity .2 or .6 ohm heads Extra Pyrex tank included Airflow control Standard drip-tip Bottom vertical coil The Review As I mentioned in the intro, I’m going to try to keep this review short (forRead More →