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[Connecticut] More evidence that youth e-cig use promotes cigarette smoking (not the other way around)

Krysten Bold and her collages at Yale just drove a big stake through the heart of that (already implausible) argument. In their paper “Trajectories of e-cigarette and conventional cigarette use among youth” published in Pediatrics they followed Connecti
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:54
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[Connecticut] Statewide Narcotics Task Force Make Arrests Following Hartford Search Warrants

detectives seized over $30,000.00 in US currency, 13 Cartons of untaxed cigarettes, 164 Grams of Heroin, 45 grams of Cocaine, 29 Grams of Fentanyl, 88 Grams of a white powder suspected to be Fentanyl, cutting agents and packaging material.
Office of the Governor (CT)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:25
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[Connecticut] Teens Vaping E-Cigarettes Up To 7 Times More Likely To Smoke Later, But Not Vice Versa

The study’s findings call into question claims from some harm reduction e-cigarette advocates that teens may be likely to use e-cigarettes to quit smoking, suggested Klein. “E-cigarette products were not part of young people’s efforts to quit,” Klein wr
Forbes
added Dec 5, 2017 17:04
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[Connecticut] For teens, vaping today may lead to smoking tomorrow

When teens smoked an e-cigarette during one month, they were up to seven times more likely to smoke tobacco in the future, researchers found. "Youth using e-cigarettes were consistently more likely to smoke," said study author Krysten Bold, an associate
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:12
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[Connecticut] Trajectories of E-Cigarette and Conventional Cigarette Use Among Youth [FREE FULL TEXT]

CONCLUSIONS: E-cigarette use was associated with future cigarette use across 3 longitudinal waves, yet cigarette use was not associated with future e-cigarette use. Future research needs to examine mechanisms through which e-cigarette use leads to cigaret
Pediatrics
added Dec 5, 2017 13:10
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[Connecticut] Teens Vaping E-Cigarettes Up To 7 Times More Likely To Smoke Later, But Not Vice Versa

Teens who use e-cigarettes are more likely to smoke tobacco cigarettes later on—but the opposite wasn’t true, found a new long-term study that surveyed high school students over three years. That is, teens who smoked tobacco cigarettes were not more like
Forbes
added Dec 4, 2017 16:01
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[Connecticut] For Teens, Vaping Today May Lead to Smoking Tomorrow

When teens smoked an e-cigarette during one month, they were up to seven times more likely to smoke tobacco in the future, researchers found. "Youth using e-cigarettes were consistently more likely to smoke," said study author Krysten Bold, an associate
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 4, 2017 15:46
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[Connecticut] Tobacco Industry Launches Ads On Dangers Of Smoking

“The budget that was just passed by the legislature also eliminates the funding for tobacco control for the next two years,” he said. “So assuming no changes are made, we will go four years without a single cent being earmarked for tobacco control, despi
WNPR - The Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN)
added Dec 1, 2017 16:05
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[Connecticut] Smoking banned in New Haven public housing

Elm City smokers don't like a rule which will make public housing smoke-free, but the Housing Authority of New Haven said it had no choice. Sitting on a couple of benches, a group gathered for a morning smoke on Monday. "We've been smoking cigarettes
WFSB (Hartford, CT)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:17
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[Connecticut] Doctors grapple with where e-cigarettes fit in for smoking cessation

The vaping industry added nearly $512,000 to the state's coffers last fiscal year, but not everyone thinks that's a good thing. Proponents see vaping — which typically involves a battery-powered device that produces a nicotine-laced vapor or aerosol inha
Hartford (CT) Business Journal
added Nov 28, 2017 17:17
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