What is in the e-cigarette liquid?

Capture2This question might be a real challenge to answer since e-cigarette liquids or e-liquids is an unregulated field yet. Thus, the manufacturers of the e-liquids are not obliged to show the ingredients on the e-liquid bottle, and the customer can’t be sure what exactly he/she is vaping. Still, what is in there in this “secret stuff” ? Continue reading

Do you know what therapeutic cannavaping is?

3760Cannavaping is cannabis smoking by using e-cigarettes, and it is studied that it may help people use marijuana for medical reasons. Contrary to marijuana cigarettes smoking that force people to inhale high amounts of toxic contaminants that are released when marijuana is burned, cannavaping might help to avoid inhaling high levels of these contaminants, e.g. polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and others. So, basically, Swiss researchers have found that electronic cigarettes can be a safe and effective way how to deliver cannabis for medicinal purposes. At the same time, scientists at the University of Lausanne have created cannabis-laden oils for e-cigarette usage and states that vaping the infusions could deliver useful levels of the active ingredients found in cannabis. Continue reading

Should e-cigarettes be allowed to use in the workplace?

office_smokingIn order to address this question, first, the regulation about using the e-cigarettes in the particular country has to be taken into account. There are countries where e-cigarettes in general or e-cigarettes containing nicotine are banned. In these countries considering using them in the workplace or any other place would be useless.

There are a lot of countries, however, where the e-cigarettes are legal. So, what should be the attitude towards using e-cigarettes in the workplace in these countries? Continue reading

PG Sensitivity

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On the blogs and forums of the vaping community there is an ongoing discussion about the side effects of Propylene glycol (PG). They might become apparent as symptoms of sensitivity or even as an allergy. An ignored PG allergy can lead to serious health problems. Fortunately, as the latest research results confirm, the PG allergy is of a very rare occurrence. It is different, however, with the PG sensitivity which has been observed as a fairly common side effect. Continue reading

Learn by experience

Capture4VapeChemy team has questioned some of their most loyal consumers to find out what are the differences between nicotine cigarette smoking and vaping. The average duration of smoking nicotine cigarettes of all the respondents is 15 years meaning that smokers may contract high blood pressure, atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that the risks for heart attack and stroke rise over the long term. Conversely, these risks drop to normal 15 years after quitting[1]. Continue reading

Is vaping an e-cigarette absolutely harmless?

breathingThere have been a lot of discussions lately about the innocuousness of vaping (a term for using an e-cigarette). The manufacturers and sellers of e-cigarettes are jointly asserting that vaping is less harmful even when containing the nicotine and absolutely harmless when nicotine is not added. But is it really as innocent as breathing the air? Continue reading