Pitt study suggests 'vaping' could lead to cigarette use in young adults – Tribune-Review

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Is e-cigarette “vaping” a way to help kick traditional cigarettes to the curb, or is it pushing “vapers” toward tobacco products?

Young adults who “vape” are four times more likely to pick up a regular cigarette habit, according to a University of Pittsburgh study released Monday.

But local vape vendors said they haven’t seen that happening with their customers.

The research, published in the American Journal of Medicine, provides evidence that e-cigarettes are not a smoking cessation tool but rather a gateway to cigarette addiction, experts said.

“Early evidence on the potential value of e-cigarettes for cessation or reduction of cigarette smoking has been mixed,” said lead author Dr. Brian A. Primack, director of Pitt’s Center for Research on Media, Technology and Health, and dean of Pitt’s Honors College. “Our study finds that in nonsmokers, e-cigarettes make people more likely to start smoking. This supports policy and educational interventions designed to decrease the use of e-cigarettes among nonsmokers.”

For Mark Slavkin, assistant manager at Cigarettes 4 Less in Carnegie — it sells both traditional tobacco and

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Vaping quadruples chance of smoking cigarettes in young adults, Pitt study says – Tribune-Review

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Is EASTON PHARMACEUTICA (OTCMKTS:EAPH) a Buy? The Stock Reported Less Sellers – Finance News Daily

December 10, 2017 – By Vivian Park

The stock of EASTON PHARMACEUTICA (OTCMKTS:EAPH) registered a decrease of 53.21% in short interest. EAPH’s total short interest was 21,900 shares in December as published by FINRA. Its down 53.21% from 46,800 shares, reported previously.

The stock increased 0.73% or $0.00015 during the last trading session, reaching $0.02075. About 861,026 shares traded. Easton Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCMKTS:EAPH) has 0.00% since December 10, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Easton Pharmaceuticals Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, designs, develops, and markets various topically delivered drugs and therapeutic health care products. The company has market cap of $23.89 million. The Company’s products include Nauseasol, a motion sickness gel; Skin Renou HA, an anti-aging wrinkle cream using hyaluronic acid, which keeps the skin smooth; Kenestrin Gel used for arthritis, knees, elbows, shoulders, wrist, and back pain; Viorra, a hormone free, non-toxic, and topical gel that improves sexual functioning of women; and female sexual arousal disorder drug. It currently has negative earnings. The firm is also developing XILIVE, an early stage cancer drug.

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Time to Reconsider VAPE HOLDINGS INCORPORATED (VAPE)? – Weekly Register

December 9, 2017 – By Marie Mckinney

Penny stock shareholders are becoming inquisitive about VAPE HOLDINGS INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:VAPE), following the fact that the share price has moved $-0.0013, reaching the $0.013 price level in a recent trade.

A big benefit of investing in small-cap shares is that there is a prospect to outpace the institutional investors. In addition, mutual funds have limits controlling their power to purchase large lots of any one firm’s outstanding shares.

It’s the latest price, but let’s analyze how the stock has been doing recently. In the past year, VAPE HOLDINGS INCORPORATED’s stock was big mover. According to the short interest report published recently, (VAPE) had 30,400 shorted shares for 0 days to cover. The prior short interest was 300,400 for a $-89.88 change. The 52-Week High and Low are noted here. -35.00 % (High), 550.00 %, (Low). The stock had 30.58M average volume.

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The Kevin Frija Acquires 370420 Shares of VPR Brands LP (VPRB) Stock – BangaloreWeekly

VPR Brands LP (NASDAQ VPRB) traded up 2.632% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $0.195. 64,622 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average of $0.25 and a 200-day moving average of $0.36. VPR Brands LP has a 52 week low of $0.12 and a 52 week high of $1.15.

VPR Brands LP (NASDAQ:VPRB) CEO Kevin Frija purchased 370,420 shares of VPR Brands stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $0.29 per share, with a total value of $107,421.80. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 21,926,008 shares in the company, valued at $6,358,542.32. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

About VPR Brands

VPR Brands, LP, formerly Soleil Capital L.P., is a technology holding company. The Company is engaged in the electronic cigarette and personal vaporizer industry. The Company is also engaged in product development for the vapor or vaping market, including e-liquids.

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