Tobacco giant Imperial Brands has welcomed US measures to curb teenager access to vaping products, but said further research is needed around plans for an outright ban on menthol cigarettes.
Smokers who regularly spend time with vapers are more likely to attempt to quit, new research suggests.
Organisations on both sides of the tobacco divide have called on Dundee City Council to support employees who want to quit as best they can.
Dundee City Council workers face disciplinary action if they smoke on shift under a new policy which has been branded “heavy-handed”.
A vaping specialist has announced plans to open 200 new stores across the UK in the next three years.
Davidoff and Lambert & Butler maker Imperial Brands has said its annual sales of vaping and smoking alternatives are on track to hit up to around £1.5 billion by 2020.
The governor of Perth Prison has given his backing to the controversial move to offer vaping kits to inmates.
Tayside Police have asked folk to let them know if they have been offered cheap vaping equipment after a shop break-in.
E-cigarettes are back in the news after MPs on the Science and Technology Committee (STC) said rules around the devices should be relaxed to help accelerate already declining smoking rates.
The perception that e-cigarettes are safe should be treated with caution, scientists have said as new research suggests vapour could harm lung cells.
Pregnant women who resort to e-cigarettes or nicotine patches to avoid smoking may increase the risk of their new borns becoming cot-death victims, it is claimed.
Smoke from e-cigarettes damages DNA and can increase the risk of cancer and heart disease, scientists have warned.
Two men are to stand trial accused of supplying "psychoactive substances" that they "knew would cause danger to health and life" to customers - some as young as 13 - at their vaping shops.
A bus driver who was sacked for driving without his hands on the wheel has lost an unfair dismissal claim.
Vaping can clear up sore throats – even in non-smokers, according to experts.
Smokers considering making the switch from tobacco to e-cigarettes are being asked to participate in a health study being run by the University of Dundee.
As more smokers make the move from tobacco cigarettes to electronic versions, researchers at the University of Dundee are asking them to help with a research project looking into the effects of e-cigarettes and vaping.
An industry retailer says a law change that takes effect on Saturday could be "downright devastating" to vapers.
People who use e-cigarettes have been warned of new vaping laws which come into force on Saturday.
New rules on vaping are coming into force within weeks - and if you're a vaper you will need to be aware of these changes.