The Vape Debate
Smoking cessation has been a large contributor to improving mortality over the past few decades and tobacco use, amongst adults and teens, is at an all-time low. However, the trend of vaping and e-cigarettes has exploded. What are the implications for insurers?
Smokeless Fuels the Tobacco Debate
Despite its dwindling popularity in many countries, smoking remains the leading preventable cause of illness and premature death in the world.
LifeTrends: E-Cigarettes – The Big Picture
E-Cigarette use is on the up, with large tobacco companies now major players in this market. Should we be worried?
Life Insurance Challenges Posed by Marijuana and E-cigarettes
An increasingly discussed area in life insurance circles is the manner in which marijuana and e-cigarettes are addressed by life insurance carriers.
Close But No Cigar: E-Cigarette Users are Mostly Smokers Not Quitters
E-cigarettes, the tobacco-free devices that deliver nicotine in an aerosol vapor, appeal almost exclusively to current and recent smokers. Fewer than 1% of people who have never smoked use e-cigarettes.