4 Great Ways to Get More Enjoyment from Your...

Vaping has gone mainstream. What was once believed to be a passing fad is definitely here to stay with over 3m vapers in the UK and the likes of PHE and the NHS all but endorsing it as a way to quit smoking. Online and bricks-and-mortar vape shops are popping up all over and there’s no doubt the e-cigarette industry is worth a lot of money. In fact the BBC estimated that the global vaping market was worth over £17...

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E-cigarettes in Food Banks? Of course!

As if further proof were needed of the UK’s determination to stamp out smoking for good, food banks could soon be giving out free starter vaping kits to any smokers who walk through their doors. It’s part of a new research project initiated by Hertfordshire County Council aimed at saving people money and improving their overall health and wellbeing as well as easing them out of poverty.  The UK is already the envy of the world when it comes to...

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The Nicohit Guide to Vaping at Festivals

One of the best things about the British Summer (apart from unfortunate wardrobe choices, soggy barbeques and blaring ice cream vans) is the sheer proliferation of outdoor music, food and arts  festivals happening across the length and breadth of the country.  No matter how you like to spend your weekends there’s something happening out there for everyone. So if you’re planning on packing up your tent and sleeping bag and heading off to sample the delights of warm beer, overpriced...

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Good Vape, Bad Vape

Our definitive guide to vaping etiquette If you’re one of the estimated 3 million UK vapers, we don’t blame you for being confused about when and where you can vape. Despite the fact that the UK’s smoke-free legislation doesn’t apply to e-cigarettes, the inconsistent local laws and byelaws makes it hard for vapers to know where they stand. Most organisations take the line of least resistance and the situation is understandably baffling, especially when you’re frequently subject to the same...

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5 Typical Reasons Why People Take Up Vaping

New to vaping? Thinking about switching from normal cigarettes to the “e” variety? Then you’re in good company. You’re joining a growing and vibrant community of converts, with a staggering 300% increase in UK vapers in the 5 years to 2017. This phenomenal growth shows no sign of slowing down anytime soon, with the global population of vapers estimated to hit the 55 million mark by 2021.  The reasons why people take up vaping are quite varied, and not always...

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We’re On Our Way to Hall of Vape 2019!

What are you doing between 31st May and 2nd June? If you’re anywhere near Stuttgart then why not pop in and see us at the world-famous Hall of Vape 2019? Now in its third year, Hall of Vape is Germany's largest trade and consumer fair for e-cigarettes and all things vaping related. This event has doubled in size since its inauguration, and this year there’s a staggering 500 exhibitors booked. We’re super-excited to be showing our Yankee and Dutty Juice...

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Switching to E-cigarettes Could Save You Thousands of Pounds...

We think vaping is a great smoking cessation tool and it helps thousands of smokers to quit every year. But not everyone shares our viewpoint, with a growing number of people believing that vaping is somehow unsafe or expensive.  This is in spite of 2.6 million UK adults now choosing vaping over smoking. And keeping in mind that much of those beliefs are held by people who have never even tried vaping.  In 2018 the NHS came out with a...

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Is Vaping Bad for Your Teeth?

At some point you made a decision to use e-cigarettes. I’m willing to bet my lunch that it was because – like the majority of us - you wanted to kick that nasty tobacco habit. Vaping is a proven way to quit smoking so you’re part of a 3-million strong and growing UK vaping community who have discovered just how much it helps. But there’s also a smidge of a chance that it might have been because you were looking...

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NHS Will Test All Pregnant Women for Smoking from...

Under its latest plans the NHS will test all pregnant women for carbon monoxide, starting in July 2019. The tests will be carried out at least twice: at their 12-week ante-natal appointment, at 36 weeks, and at other times during their pregnancies as required. The tests will determine whether they, or their partner smokes and will be on an “opt out” basis: in other words they are a requirement unless the mum-to-be declares she doesn’t want them. Currently pregnant women...

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Trying to Quit Smoking? Sniff Something Nice

For most smokers trying to quit, the call of the nicotine sirens can often be too much and is easily underestimated in the early days of kicking the habit. As soon as your brain notices its absence, it sends you signals that it wants more. Enter the cravings, so often the downfall of the would-be quitter. Now scientists at the University of Pittsburgh and Brown University in America have published a study demonstrating that sniffing something pleasant when the urge...

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