FDA to Ban E-Cigs for Minors


e-cigaretteThe FDA will issue new proposed rules today that would ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors as well as require health warning labels and approval for new products.

In addition, the FDA is cracking down on pipe tobacco and cigars, which have long slipped through the regulatory net, and will require photo identification for the sale of the items.

The FDA will also require the makers of the e-cigarettes and cigars to register with the agency and provide a detailed list of the product ingredients as well as manufacturing processes and scientific data. However, the proposed measures do not contain regulations on the flavors of the items, which can include bubble gum and grape. Read more at CBS News.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. Torah Jew: every cigarette one smokes increases risks of cancer, yes Harry even on Purim. I’ve worked in oncology and grew quite close with people on their last breaths because of smoking. Pay one visit to an oncology ward and tell me smoking isn’t assur.

  2. #1 does that make it smart?
    I hope you don’t give your kids!
    if you do you should be locked up. far away from society!