Published: August 24, 2014
- AHA Position: The American Heart Association supports effective regulation that addresses marketing, labeling, quality control of manufacturing, and standards for contaminants. The association also supports including e-cigarettes in smoke-free air laws and prohibiting the sales of e-cigarettes to youth.
- Latest science related to electronic cigarettes, also called electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), is reviewed.
- Policy recommendations are provided based on current evidence in key tobacco control areas.
American Heart Association Releases E-Cigarette Policy Statement
Learn about AHA’s first policy statement on e-cigarettes and how the organization continues to curb tobacco use through policy recommendations. Tell us what you think and join the movement at www.yourethecure.org.