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[UK-Wales] E-Cigarettes Aren't Cool Enough To Smoke More Than Once, Pose Little Threat To Teen Addiction

Unfortunately, teenagers will try anything once. Luckily, according to a recent Welsh study, once is likely to be enough when it comes to using e-cigarettes. The study revealed very few teens become regular users and the few teens who did most likely smo
Medical Daily
added Apr 16, 2015 10:26

[Asia, Korea - South] Think tank to study smoking effects

Health Ministry plans to...conduct research to determine if local tobacco makers use additives, such as ammonia, sugar and cocoa beans, to make their products more addictive...using...Kessler's 2006 ruling that tobacco companies engaged in racketeering by
Korea Herald (kr)
added Apr 12, 2015 13:25

[Ohio] New Western study reveals exercise further combats cigarette cravings

researchers at Western University are now actively combating cigarette cravings through exercise and a new study has delivered promising results.
added Apr 6, 2015 14:21

JONES: California vaping: The new subculture

hundreds of vape shops in California - more than a thousand some say - and they come in all shapes and sizes...if large enough numbers get addicted to vaping and then it's discovered that there's a medical problem down the line, what then? ... are the fla
BBC Online
added Apr 6, 2015 06:43

[Arizona] Work Explores Social Smoking on College Campuses

young adults ages 18 to 24 continue to smoke more than any other age group, Mimi Nichter writes in "Lighting Up: The Rise of Social Smoking on College Campuses." In interviews with hundreds of college students conducted over a 10-year period on two colle
University of Arizona
added Apr 2, 2015 17:29

[UK] One in five teens have tried e-cigs: Fears youngsters will move on to real cigarettes after getting taste for nicotine

The finding, from a large British study, raises fears that rather than being an aid to quitting smoking, electronic cigarettes are seen as an attractive drug in their own right. It is feared that once teenagers get a taste for nicotine, they will move on
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 17:07

[UK] Non-smoking teens hooked on vapers / One in five has tried e-cigarettes

TEENAGERS who have never smoked are getting hooked on nicotine vapers, experts warn —increasing numbers of them are using the devices, a major study found.
The Sun (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[Florida] Tobacco Verdicts Dominated 2014

Six of the nation's largest verdicts last year came from Florida juries to smokers...Rice said. "Now what you've got to prove individually, by each individual class member, is: Were they addicted, and if they were addicted, whose product was it, and what
National Law Journal
added Mar 28, 2015 07:35

[Ireland] KEALY: Leo's health insurance remarks are just more smoke

"Anyone who can afford to smoke 20 cigarettes a day can afford to take out health insurance." is nonsense to suggest that they can simply divert elsewhere the money they spend on tobacco. The usual rules of 'opportunity cost', whereby a consumer, by
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 27, 2015 14:21

[Massachusetts] PHAI Takes Cigarette Companies to Court

its newly formed Center for Public Health Litigation has filed lawsuits against two major tobacco companies and several local distributors on behalf of the families of two former smokers who suffered devastating disease from smoking cigarettes. “This is
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Mar 27, 2015 14:08
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