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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Get flavored e-cigarettes hooking teens off the shelf

Washington state officials can help by raising the age to 21 to buy these products — along with tobacco — or consider banning e-cigarettes outright as San Francisco has done. Even though state and federal laws already ban vaping-product sales to anyone
Seattle (WA) Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:19
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Will Altria Sell Marijuana and Forget About E-Cigarettes?

investors should realize that neither the cannabis nor e-cig headlines will have much of an impact on Altria's growth. Instead, they should focus on the FDA's proposals for lower-nicotine cigarettes -- which could deal serious damage to its core business.
Motley Fool
added Sep 19, 2018 18:40
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Dangers of second-hand smoke ($$)

Dr Madeleine Chew, a general practitioner at MW Medical, told The Sunday Times that second-hand smoke can be dangerous for infants. It can trigger a host of diseases and harmful conditions including asthma attacks, ear infections, bronchitis, pneumonia,
Straits Times (sg)
added Sep 17, 2018 19:35
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[New York] Vaping And Teens: Should FDA Beef Up Regulations? [POLL]

In New York, nine establishments received warnings or a monetary penalty from the FDA since April for selling e-cigarettes to minors. They are as follows: Rab Vapes, 2357 Millersport Highway, Getzville, warning Smoke Shop, 1364 Lexington Ave., New York
Patch.org
added Sep 17, 2018 16:36
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Among whom is cigarette smoking declining in the United States? The impact of cannabis use status, 2002–2015

non-daily cigarette smoking is increasing among current cannabis users, a growing proportion of the U.S. population. Daily and non-daily cigarette smoking continue to decline among those who do not use cannabis. Efforts to further tobacco control should c
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:18
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Prospective predictors of flavored e-cigarette use: A one-year longitudinal study of young adults in the U.S A

• About 8% of young adults in the U.S. used e-cigarettes during 2014–2015. • About 69% of e-cigarette users used non-tobacco and non-menthol (NTM) flavors. • Young age, female sex, marijuana use, and never smoking predicted NTM flavor use. • Harm of f
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:16
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Effects of romantic involvement on substance use among young sexual and gender minorities

young sexual and gender minorities smoke more cigarettes when in a romantic relationship than when single. • Gay and lesbian youth are also less likely to use illicit drugs when romantically involved than when single.
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:15
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Relationship of media exposure to substance use among adolescents in Saudi Arabia: Results from a national study

findings showed a significant association between tobacco or substance use and media exposure among adolescents... the odds of using tobacco, legal and illegal substances were higher for students who were watching television, surfing the Internet, or play
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:13
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Delay discounting and e-cigarette use: An investigation in current, former, and never cigarette smokers

The smaller effect size for the association between delay discounting and current EC use, relative to current cigarette use, suggests that public perception of ECs as a safer alternative to cigarettes attenuates the role of delay discounting in decisions
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Sep 16, 2018 19:02
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The association between lifetime polytobacco use and intention to quit among HIV-positive cigarette smokers

Conclusion Future studies should consider tailoring the timing of cessation interventions upon disease stage and lifetime history of polytobacco use.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Sep 16, 2018 19:00
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