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Hawaii Hikes Minimum Smoking Age to 21

Keli’i Akina, president of the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii...“This is an abuse of government power and an inappropriate means to an end,”... Christopher Snowdon, director of lifestyle economics at the Institute of Economic Affairs, says the new law may
Heartland Institute
added Feb 6, 2016 22:06
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[UK, Hawaii] Teenagers who use e-cigarettes are THREE times more likely to try smoking with the same year

Teenagers who try e-cigarettes are more likely to go on to try smoking, research suggests. School pupils who used an e-cigarette were three times more likely to smoke cigarettes a year later, compared with those who had never used the devices. It is il
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 16:10
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[Hawaii] Teen Who Use E-Cigarettes More Likely to Try Tobacco

Teens who reported vaping in a recent survey were almost three times more likely than those who didn't vape to report smoking cigarettes a year later, suggesting that efforts to restrict access to electronic-cigarettes can have a positive impact on adole
MedPage Today
added Jan 26, 2016 14:33
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[Hawaii] Teenagers who start vaping more likely to smoke cigarettes

Wills said: “Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking cigarettes. “This result together with other findings suggests that policies restricting adolescents’ access to e-cigarettes may have a rationale from a public health standpoi
The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:30
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Longitudinal study of e-cigarette use and onset of cigarette smoking among high school students in Hawaii [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking cigarettes. This result together with other findings suggests that policies restricting adolescents’ access to e-cigarettes may have a rationale from a public health standpoint
Tobacco Control
added Jan 26, 2016 13:28
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[Hawaii] expert reaction to study of e-cigarette use and cigarette smoking in children

“This study does not provide evidence that e-cigarettes are a gateway to regular smoking in teenagers. It is important that ongoing research on this topic is conducted, including in the UK, where e-cigarette age of sale laws already exist and significan
Science Media Centre (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:27
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[UK, Hawaii] Teenagers who use e-cigarettes 'more likely to take up smoking', study finds

Just under a third of more than 2,300 students had used e-cigarettes when they were first questioned in 2013 at the age of 14, the study published in the journal Tobacco Control found. "This suggests that e-cigarette use among adolescents is not without b
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:19
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[Connecticut, Hawaii] EDITORIAL: CT Should Ban Smoking And E-Cigs For People Under 21

This pernicious social problem must be curbed, and raising the state smoking age to 21 is an excellent way to do it.
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 20, 2016 21:12
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[Hawaii] Hawai’i Smokers Pay One of the Nation’s Highest Financial Costs

Hawai’i ranked 48th for overall costs related to smoking. The study included all of the states and the District of Columbia and used a rank base where zero was the lowest, 25 was average, and 51 was the highest. Although among the highest costs in the c
Big Island Now
added Jan 20, 2016 02:25
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Hawaii smokers deal with one of nation’s highest financial costs

Hawaii’s overall rank is 48th out of 51, just above Alaska, Massachusetts and New York. The breakdown for the island state in specific categories, with 25 as the average: Out-of-Pocket Cost per Smoker – $164,538 (Rank: 49th) Financial Opportunity Cost
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Jan 20, 2016 02:24
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