Monthly Archives: March 2015

Are e-cigarettes safer for pregnant women?

Nicotine exposure from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents, suggests a new review of nicotine’s effects. Animal experiments have shown that exposure to nicotine can harm developing lungs and brains, according to the review’s senior author Dr. Tim McAfee, director of… Read More »

Clearing the smoke around teen e-cigarette use

Indy Vapor Shop, the first vapor store in Indianapolis at 4930 Lafayette Road. E-cigarettes or vapes, as they are also called, are under attack. Opponents of these largely unregulated products point to statistics that show that teens have embraced these products, which come in flavors like bubble gum and candy cane that seem designed for… Read More »