The COVID Crisis: Consumers Who Smoke Cigarettes Are More Susceptible To COVID-19

While recent studies have highlighted the risks that smoking can have on lung health, those risks have been amplified in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading →

Uptowns Levine And Others Lead By Voting To Prohibit All Non-Tobacco Flavored E-Cigarettes

The New York City Council has voted 42-2 to ban all non-tobacco flavored e-cigarettes. Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to sign the bill or allow its passage into law, according to his deputy press secretary. Continue Reading →

The Need For Statewide Ban On Flavored Tobacco And E-Cigarette Products

Statement From Senator Brad Hoylman:

Earlier today, the New York City Council passed legislation banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes from Harlem To Hollis. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Snuff Out Flavored Tobacco Products

By Hon David Norman Dinkins

All my years of public service to New York taught me one indisputable fact: It’s all about the kids. Everything we do, all the laws and changes the government makes, must keep the next generation in mind. Continue Reading →

Juul CEO Apologizes To Parents From Harlem To Harare Of Children Addicted To Vaping Products

During an interview with CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla, Juul CEO Kevin Burns said he would apologize to parents whose children are addicted to Juul e-cigarettes says source. Continue Reading →