BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Energy Sticks Demands Immediate Regulations

Energy Sticks Demands Immediate Regulations

NV Subbarow, Senior Education Officer, Consumers Association of Penang (CAP)

14-Feb-24 07:45

Energy Sticks Demands Immediate Regulations

The recent surge in popularity of energy sticks - nasal inhalers marketed as energy boosting health products - have become a cause for urgent concern. Promoted to minors under taglines such as ‘Snort first, then head to school’, health experts have cautioned they may carry some of the health risks that vapes do. We speak to NV Subbarow, Senior Education Officer, Consumers Association of Penang or CAP for his comments.

Image credit: Shutterstock.com

Produced by: Shee Yi Rong

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Wong Shou Ning, Philip See


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  controversieshealth policy

Tags:  energy sticksnasal inhaler vape smoketeenage health





Play / Pause

Listen now : Health & Living: Mind Matters: How The First 1,000 Days Impact Mum’s...

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

Joe Quinlan, Chief Market Strategist, US Trust-BOA Private Wealth Management

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

7:30 AM

Morning Brief

Sarah Jane Mahmud, Senior Financial Services Research Analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence

7:45 AM

Top Story

Dr. Lee Chee Leong, Senior Lecturer, Institute of China Studies, University Malaya

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Connie Go, CEO, Feytech Holdings Berhad

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

Maryam Ismail, Analyst at ISIS Malaysia

8:45 AM

Morning Brief

Munira Mustaffa, Executive Director, Chasseur Group

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:15 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

People, Planet, Profit

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Lakshita Wijerathne, CEO, Eutech Cybernetic

11:00 AM

Marketing Mojo

Nur Azre Abdul Aziz, Head of Offline Acquisitions & Partnerships, TikTok Shop Malaysia

12:00 PM

Enterprise Explores

Michel Borst, Asia Vice President, Commvault

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Connie Go, CEO, Feytech Holdings Berhad

2:05 PM

Beyond the Ballot Box

What Has Become of Student Movements & Activism Today?; Ooi Kok Hin, Bersih

3:05 PM

Live & Learn

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Mind Matters: How The First 1,000 Days Impact Mum’s Mental Health, Benjamin Looi, Clinical Psychologist & Manager of Community Development, Thrive Well | Melissa Ngiam, CEO, Yayasan Generasi Gemilang

5:00 PM

Top 5 at 5

6:00 PM

Inside Story

Talkback Tuesday

7:30 PM

Earth Matters [REPEAT]

9:00 PM

Bar None