Vaping Vexes Regulators: Smoking Cessation Tool or Gateway Drug?
February 13, 2019
(UPI) – E-cigarettes like JUUL may turn out to be effective tools for quitting smoking. But the products can also be a pathway to introduce young people to nicotine, creating a dilemma for federal regulators. Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, has threatened to halt sales of Juul and other e-cigarettes because of their growing use among young people.