TBN – Teen VAPERS were Teen SMOKERS – Good News In Arizona and Japan!

Welcome back to TBN. Vape industry news, advocacy and information. Today’s Topics Include: Teen Vaping, touchy subject these days. Impossible to ignore difficult to believe. Science now showing that the teens who have picked up vaping, were teens that were either already smoking or intended on smoking cigarettes. Massachusetts failed terribly in their flavor ban. Some good news from Arizona and how has no one noticed Japan’s dramatic drop in smoking cigarettes?

At TBN we pride ourselves on following science and fact over politics and partisan lines. Our guests often include public health advocates, experts and doctors. Timestamps are the first pinned comment underneath this video. Science will win, Vaping is going to change the world and save millions and millions of lives.

Every other Tuesday afternoon we will be discussing the topics of the day. As well as current breaking news from the world of vaping, tobacco, nicotine and tobacco harm reduction. Let’s get educated and fight the good fight together!


00:00 Hold Please
04:25 TBN Begins
07:23 Newsy Bits
09:51 “Big Vape” book in TIME magazine
21:46 Tweet From IHME(Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation)
30:49 Massachusetts Flavor Ban Study
40:21 Kristin Noll-Marsh Thread
52:27 Japan’s MASSIVE drops in smoking
01:02:20 Arizona HB 2682
01:05:33 Maine Flavor Ban
1:09:00Is Vaping Helping Teens?
1:42:37 Unpopular Opinions With Danielle Jones

Stream Specific Links

CASAA Call To Action for Arizona
Effect of Massachusetts House Bill No. 4196 on electronic cigarette use: a mixed-methods study
“BIG VAPE” – How Juul Got Vaporized TIME
Kristin’s Twitter Thread about Ove Ferno – Inventor of Nicotine Gum
The Actual Interview if you want to power through it
Why Japan’s Huge Drop in Smoking Is a Story Prohibitionists Ignore
High school seniors who used e-cigarettes may have otherwise been cigarette smokers: Evidence from Monitoring the Future (United States, 2009-2018)
The Above Studies Author’s Twitter Thread
Teens Who Vape Would Be Smoking If Vapes Weren’t Invented, Study Suggests

Less Critical Recurring Links

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