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[UK] E-cigarettes: Many teenagers trying them, survey concludes

Many teenagers, even those who have never smoked, are experimenting with e-cigarettes, researchers in north-west England say. Questionnaires completed by 16,193 14 to 17-year-olds, published in BMC Public Health, showed one in five had tried or bought
BBC Online
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[UK] One in five teens have tried e-cigarettes, a British study finds

One in five teenagers have experimented with e-cigarettes, a large study of British school students showed on Tuesday, fuelling debate about the widespread availability of the electronic devices. Many experts view the metal tubes that heat nicotine-laced
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[UK] Teenagers in danger of risking their health with e-cigarettes as 20% admit to trying them

discovered 16% of teenagers who have used e-cigarettes had never previously smoked. The experts also found e-cigarettes were “strongly related” to drinking among teenagers. Study author Prof Mark Bellis warned that such “rapid penetration into teenage c
The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[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

[UK] Four in 10 teenage e-cigarette users would not have smoked, warn health experts

Hundreds of thousands of teenagers who would never have started smoking are now using e-cigarettes, putting themselves at risk of long term damage, health experts have warned. A survey of 14 to 17-year-olds in the north west of England found that one in f
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[UK] E-cigarettes ‘are alcopops of smoking’ ($$)

Some public health experts urged a crackdown on experimentation with e-cigarettes, calling them “the alcopops of the nicotine world”. However, others argued that rebellious teenagers were probably safer vaping than smoking. The survey of 16,193 pupils age
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31

[UK] E-Cigs Tied to Drinking, Other Risky Teen Behaviors

"We found that e-cigarette access is strongly related to alcohol use in teenagers," said study author Karen Hughes. She is a professor of behavioral epidemiology at Liverpool John Moores University in England. "Those who drink are more likely to have a
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 31, 2015 12:29

Associations between e-cigarette access and smoking and drinking behaviours in teenagers [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is an urgent need for controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children. Findings suggest that e-cigarettes are being accessed by teenagers more for experimentation than smoking cessation. Those most likely to access e-cigarettes may a
BioMed Central (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 10:14

[UK] Scientists issue call for urgent controls on e-cigarette sales to children

Scientists have called for urgent controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children after finding high rates of usage among secondary school pupils in the region. In a survey of more than 16,000 teenagers in north-west England, the research
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 10:12

[North Dakota] Forum editorial: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype

Legislature is buying into Big Tobacco’s clever but dishonest narrative about e-cigarettes.... Big Tobacco has become Big Vaping....It is counterintuitive to grant a tax break to devices and substances that use candy flavors and faux fashion to attract us
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Mar 31, 2015 09:48
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