Say it enough times & you might convince yourself that you're not pleased by this opportunity for propaganda. You won't convince me (or anyone that reads your opinion piece) though.
Let's not ban phones, computers and other devices that use high capacity lithium batteries.
An increase sounds scary, but a ratio does not indicate the overall scale (or not) of the problem. It contains little useful information, but much propaganda value.
Again, the vape industry has gone to lengths to find alternatives to flavorants that are not safe for inhalation. Banning flavors will see not only more DIY mixing, but using flavors sourced from the supermarket.
Get. Completely. Stuffed. I don't want a bland medicine. I want a pleasurable alternative.