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More hip-hop videos show smoking and vaping

Roughly half of popular hip-hop music videos feature smoking, vaping and marijuana use, with displays of tobacco products and drugs becoming increasingly common, a new study suggests. Hip-hop is the leading music genre in the U.S. Its fan base includes a
Reuters
added Oct 15, 2018 23:44
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Revealed, the damage smoking does to your teeth: Images show how cigarettes dramatically yellow your smile compared to vaping

Vaping does not stain your teeth - unlike traditional cigarettes which dramatically yellow your smile, research suggests. In the first study of its kind, scientists exposed enamel to smoke from cigarettes, heat-not-burn products and e-cigarettes. Res
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:40
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Is hip hop fueling vape culture? 50% of rap videos feature e-cigarettes, weed and tobacco as researchers warn the industry ‘targets minorities’

E-cigarette companies are paying more and more hip hop artists to feature their products in their music videos in marketing campaigns that may target teenagers and minorities, new research suggests. From rock to hip hop and beyond, cigarettes have hist
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:38
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juul sales increase more than 600% in a year, underscoring popularity among teens

The problems with products like JUUL, however, won’t be addressed until the FDA fully regulates e-cigarettes and establishes a strong premarket review process to prevent these kinds of products from being sold in the first place. Truth Initiative has rep
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:33
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Hip-Hop Loaded With Pot, Cigarette References

Hip-hop music videos are rife with use of marijuana, e-cigarettes and traditional smokes, perhaps enticing young viewers to light up, researchers say. "While there is no doubt that hip-hop artists have made many positive contributions to social change --
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 15, 2018 23:25
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[California] County Board Of Supervisors Looks To Close Smoke-Ordinance Loopholes

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is planning to vote on a motion that would create smoke-free zones at all county-owned properties, such as beaches and parks, as well as all outdoor dining areas for restaurants and bars.
KHTS Hometown Station AM 1220 (Canyon Country, CA)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:53
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[Texas] VFW post in Killeen adopts a ‘no tobacco’ policy

The Benjamin O. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9191 in Killeen approved a tobacco-free policy on Oct. 2 which went into effect Monday. In recognition of health, safety and environment concerns, the post commander in a statement said the post is com
Killeen (TX) Daily Herald
added Oct 15, 2018 22:52
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] CAP: Ban smoking once and for all

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) has demanded that the government ban smoking at eateries completely in accordance with its original intention.
New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:50
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[Massachusetts] City hosts hearing on raising tobacco age

The city is preparing to up the age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21 and the public will have a chance to comment when the Board of Health holds a hearing Monday. The board also is looking to set a limit on the number of locations where tob
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Oct 15, 2018 22:48
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[Georgia] Oz & Roizen: Thirdhand smoke: Myth or reality?

Yes, thirdhand smoke is a real (and terrible) thing. It is the toxic residue that collects on clothes, rug, drapes or furniture when those things are exposed to smoke from any tobacco product. Think about it: If you’re a nonsmoker and you’ve stood next to
Athens (GA) Banner-Herald
added Oct 15, 2018 22:47
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