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EPA’s Proposal to Restrict Science Will Be Delayed: Score One for Science.

The proposal was originally designed to fight limits on second-hand smoke by essentially excluding from the decision-making process studies that would demonstrate population-level impacts on public health. Those studies rely on the confidential medical re
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Oct 19, 2018 18:24
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VIDEO: The Bootleg Nikes that Got Banned by Big Tobacco

In 2006, New York City designer Ari Saal Forman dropped a limited run of Menthol 10s... “dedicated to the two brands that have taken the most and given the least.”..facing an aggressive lawsuit from Newport. To this day, he’s not even legally allowed to
GENTNEWS
added Oct 19, 2018 18:24
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JUUL's Twitter Following Raises Alarm Among Vape Researchers

“JUUL representatives have said the company is not trying to target adolescents with their advertising or sales, but our research clearly indicates that a sizeable proportion of their Twitter audience is exactly this population,” said Chu.
Inverse
added Oct 19, 2018 18:24
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Juuls ARE more addictive to teenagers than other vapes because they pack a heavier punch of nicotine, study finds

New research from Stanford University found that teens and young adults were nearly twice as likely to use a Juul regularly as were other e-cig users, yet they denied any addiction to the devices.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2018 18:24
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[California] Juul users more likely to get hooked, Stanford study of young vapers finds

Young Californians are so taken with the joys of vaping - the fruity flavors, how easy it is to hide, the social status it confers - that they’ve forgotten the most important thing about the e-cigarettes, a new survey finds. These toxic devices are high
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Oct 19, 2018 18:10
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Pod-based electronic cigarette use among California youth

Bottom Line: Adolescents and young adults who used new pod-based electronic cigarettes commonly did so along with other e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes. Why The Research Is Interesting: E-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco product amo
EurekAlert
added Oct 19, 2018 18:09
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Adolescents’ and Young Adults’ Use and Perceptions of Pod-Based Electronic Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

Rapid innovation by e-cigarette manufacturers suggests that public health and prevention efforts appear to be needed to include messages targeting components common to all current and emerging e-cigarette products to increase knowledge and decrease misper
JAMA Network Open
added Oct 19, 2018 18:01
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[Massachusetts] Ashburnham Board of Health considering tobacco regulations

regulations to ban flavored tobacco products and raise the purchase age in town to 21. Health agent Rick Metcalf said raising the town's legal sale age from 18- to 21-years-old is in response to state legislation that will take place in January. It would
Fitchburg (MA) Sentinel & Enterprise
added Oct 19, 2018 17:59
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[District of Columbia] KOZAK: Prioritize Health, End Corp Tobacco Sales

Despite clear health risks to students and the Georgetown community, the Corp refuses to eliminate tobacco sales, instead prioritizing profit over community health. To keep the university healthy and better serve students, the Corp must stop selling toba
The Hoya (Georgetown University)
added Oct 19, 2018 17:57
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[California] Juul e-cigarettes pose addiction risk for young users

The findings, from an ongoing Stanford project addressing the use and perceptions of tobacco products by California youth, were published Oct. 19 in JAMA Network Open. “I was surprised and concerned that so many youths were using Juul more frequently t
Stanford University School of Medicine
added Oct 19, 2018 17:53
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