Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with CDC 1,465 headlines found

4 Views

When it comes to e-cigarette safety, you're still on your own

Our greatest concern is for children, in part because much of the marketing seems to target them, with flavoring and brightly colored packaging. And there’s some suggestion from a study made public this week that the marketing is working—and that kids wh
Consumer Reports
added Aug 29, 2014 20:03
1 View

E-Cigarette Group Calls CDC Study On Teen Use Deceptive ($$)

The American Vaping Association responded to the CDC's study released Aug. 25, which found that many young e-cigarette users plan to use real cigarettes later in life, arguing the report failed to disclose its misleading methodology, according to the AVA
Law360
added Aug 29, 2014 19:27
0 Views

Dems: Report shows need for e-cigarette regulations

“FDA has an existing mechanism to protect children now, and the scientific evidence has never been clearer: strong regulatory action on the marketing of e-cigarettes to children cannot wait.”...industry called the CDC report “deceptive” and demanded a ret
The Hill
added Aug 29, 2014 13:28
18 Views

Proof That The Tobacco Industry Is Successfully Turning Teens Into New Smokers

A spokesperson for Reynolds American Inc...disputed claims that e-cigarettes act as a gateway to traditional smokes, pointing to research from a Boston University professor and a public health physician who claim that “virtually all experimentation with c
Think Progress (blog)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:38
7 Views

Teens Love E-Cigarettes: Without Regulation, Smoking Rates Triple In 2 Years

Teens love electronic cigarettes, and it should come as no surprise considering it has been perceived as a less dangerous alternative to the traditional cigarette, not to mention its enticing cherry and bubblegum flavors. More than a quarter million youn
Medical Daily
added Aug 27, 2014 02:16
9 Views

[New York] Young people who try e-cigarettes more likely to try regular cigarettes: study

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its findings on teens and e-cigarettes as the American Heart Association issued a new policy statement on the products.
New York Daily News
added Aug 26, 2014 22:12
4 Views

More than a quarter-million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarettes in 2013

More than a quarter of a million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes in 2013, according to a CDC study published in the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research. This number reflects a three-fold increase, from about 79,000 in
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Aug 26, 2014 22:05
7 Views

Number of Young Non-Smokers Who Tried E-Cigs Tripled in 2 Years

More than a quarter-million middle and high school students who were non-smokers say they used an electronic cigarette last year -- a threefold increase from 2011, a new U.S. study says.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 25, 2014 17:42
3 Views

More than a Quarter-million Youth who Had Never Smoked a Cigarette Used e-cigarettes in 2013

More than a quarter of a million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes in 2013, according to a CDC study published in the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research. This number reflects a three-fold increase, from about 79,000 in
Health News Digest
added Aug 25, 2014 16:08
5 Views

Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are much more likely to try tobacco, CDC says

With tobacco and e-cig companies marketing heavily to young people, and 80 percent of cigarette smokers starting the habit by age 18, the CDC considers intervening with this age group critical. "These findings highlight the importance of enhanced efforts
The Washington Post
added Aug 25, 2014 16:04
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines