Katherine Mangu-Ward Talks E-Cigarettes, Cancer, and Pina Coladas on HuffPostLive


Managing Editor Katherine Mangu-Ward talked e-cigarettes today on HuffPostLive. Tune in for a vast array of surprisingly scientifically literate guests, stay for host Josh Zepps, who was such a fan of the technology that I suspect him of smoking vaping a Pina Colada–flavored e-cigarette between segments. (Which I would totally endorse.)

A California County has voted to regulate electronic cigarettes like regular cigarettes. Without medical proof they're bad for your health, does this move go too far?

Originally aired on March 27, 2013

Hosted by: 


  • Cynthia Hallett @Cynhallett (Berkeley , CA) Executive Director of Americans for Non-Smokers' Rights
  • Dan Henry (Tampa, FL) Blogger at puffweb.com
  • Dr. David Abrams @LegacyForHealth (Washington, DC) Executive Director of the Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Legacy
  • Gregory Conley @GregCASAA (Medford, NJ) Legislative Director for Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA)
  • Katherine Mangu-Ward @kmanguward (Washington, DC) Managing Editor at Reason Magazine & Reason.com
  • Dr. Michael Siegel (Boston, MA) Professor of Community Health Sciences at Boston University