Finally Win Your “Quit Smoking” New Year’s Resolution

Another year has passed and it is that time again when people all over America will be making their New Year’s resolution. Some may try to lose weight, others save money, but for a large portion of America, quitting smoking will likely be on the mind again this year. Unlike previous years however, why not trying an electronic cigarette? Did you know that an estimated 70% of smokers want to quit? Once a person has quit smoking they will begin to experience various health benefits, this may include: After 20 minutes: heart rate and blood pressure begin to drop. Within three months: blood circulation and lung function begin to improve. Within a year: risk of coronary heart disease is cut […]

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A Brief History of Electronic Cigarettes

To many Americans, “vaping” or using electronic cigarettes may be a newer concept. It wasn’t until recent years we started seeing “Vape Stores” pop up all over towns across America. But when exactly were electronic cigarettes created? Read more

Can Hemp Save the World?

On its own, hemp seed contains the human daily requirement for protein. It is the healthiest meat alternatives and can prevent protein-energy malnutrition, the most deadly form of hunger afflicting world populations. Hemp seeds are high in protein and calories, making it a potential staple for starving countries. It provides essential amino acids, while developing and maintaining muscles. Because hemp seeds are an amino- and vitamin-rich protein, they are among the most nutritionally dense foods on earth. They are edible as is or can be roasted or shelled and eaten as “hemp hearts.” They can be ground into flour, pressed into oil, or sprinkled over other foods like salads or yogurt. You can buy hemp milk at your local supermarket, […]

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A Billion Lives: A Vaping Documentary

Since the start of electronic cigarettes and vaping, we have all seen negative headlines claiming vaping is no better than smoking and have even seen anti-vaping campaigns such as Still Blowing Smoke, so what is the truth behind electronic cigarettes and the vaping epidemic? Aaron Biebert, the Director of A Billion Lives has tried to find out! A Billion Lives, a documentary about electronic cigarettes and the vaping revolution was featured at the Doc Edge Festival in New Zealand just a day after the FDA published new vaping regulations to the US Federal Register. It was aimed at discovering the truth behind vaping and the government’s failure to accept what many are calling a “public health miracle”. So why does […]

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