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    An open letter to vapers: your job is not finished

    Posted on November 14, 2018
    Dear vapers, We are absolutely delighted that vaping has finally helped you quit smoking. You are feeling great, no longer smell of tobacco, saved a fortune and still can’t believe you did… Read more

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    No excuse for high smoking rates among Indigenous people

    Posted on November 14, 2018
    New harm-reduced alternatives to smoking mean there is no excuse for Governments to leave Aboriginal and other Indigenous people to die. In this guest blog, Dr Marewa Glover (@MarewaGlover on Twitter), Director… Read more

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    Vaping could help close the Indigenous health gap

    Posted on November 8, 2018
    Vaping could assist Indigenous smokers to quit and reduce Indigenous health, financial and social inequalities. This was the message of a special workshop on vaping held today (8 November 2018) at the… Read more

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    To vape or not to vape? What does the evidence say?

    Posted on November 7, 2018
    Vaping is an effective quitting aid, is safer than smoking and is unlikely to be a significant 'gateway' into smoking for young people, according to leading researcher Professor Chris Bullen. Professor Bullen… Read more

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    Metals inhaled from vaping are not a health risk

    Posted on November 3, 2018
    The daily exposure to metals from vaping are below established safety limits with normal use and are of minor health concern, according to a recently published study by leading researchers Konstantinos Farsalinos and… Read more

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    South Australia introduces draconian vaping laws

    Posted on October 26, 2018
    South Australia is taking anti-vaping policy to a new level. The Tobacco Products Regulation (E-cigarettes and Review) Amendment Bill 2018 was passed in Parliament on 16 November 2018 and deliver the harshest regulations… Read more

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    Should you vape? A doctor's view

    Posted on October 23, 2018
    MANY people still believe that vaping is just as bad for you as smoking ordinary cigarettes. But it isn’t. They also think that because you are inhaling nicotine in the vapour of e-cigarettes… Read more

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    How far should we follow the money trail?

    Posted on October 21, 2018
    Connections can come in surprising ways. Senator Elizabeth Warren released DNA testing showing that she has between one in 64 and one in 1024 parts Native American Indian. All of us have… Read more

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    Vaping ban discriminates against smokers with mental illness

    Posted on October 18, 2018
    ATHRA director, Stephen Elsom has produced a short film (see below) to highlight the plight of Australian smokers with mental illness who are particularly affected by the ban on nicotine e-liquid for… Read more

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    Senator Peter Georgiou advocates for vaping

    Posted on October 16, 2018
    Senator Peter Georgiou from One Nation in Western Australia gave a compelling speech in the federal Parliament tonight supporting the legalisation of vaping. The Senator noted that smoking rates have flatlined in… Read more

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