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[Hawaii] Big Island mayor signs e-cig ban

While tobacco use among Hawaii’s public middle and high school students has declined, use of nontraditional tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes, water pipes and self-rolled cigarettes, are on the rise, the Hawaii Department of Health says. Hawaii Coun
West Hawaii Today
added Jan 16, 2015 15:06
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[Hawaii] Public weighs in on Oahu smoking ban 1 year after going into effect

Cleaner air and less litter at beaches and parks. That's what some Oahu residents say is the result of a smoking ban that went into effect almost one year ago. "Prior to that, I used to see a lot of people smoke cigarettes. And I guess, they flick their
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2015 10:23
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[Hawaii] Solution or smoke screen? ($$)

Skyrocketing use of electronic smoking devices (ESDs) by Hawaii youth, who "vape" nicotine at much higher rates than the national average, has galvanized anti-smoking advocates who want e-cigarettes treated the same as combustible cigarettes under state
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 28, 2014 16:18
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[Hawaii] BILL NO. 302

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 14 ( GENERAL WELFARE), ARTICLE 4 OF THE HAWAII COUNTY CODE 1983 ( 2005 EDITION, AS AMENDED) RELATING TO PROHIBITION OF SMOKING IN CERTAIN PLACES AND THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
County of Hawai'i
added Dec 24, 2014 22:37
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[Hawaii] E-Cigarettes May Lure Teens into Traditional Smoking

Teens who use e-cigarettes don't have as many of the characteristics typically seen in teens who smoke traditional cigarettes, such as impulsiveness or having behavior problems at school, according to a new study. The finding could indicate that advertis
LiveScience.com (Yahoo!)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:15
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[Connecticut, Hawaii] Two studies find big jump in teen use of e-cigarettes

About 25% of high school students in Connecticut and 29% of teens in Hawaii have used e-cigarettes, according to separate studies. About 18% of the Hawaii teens and 12% of the Connecticut high school students had used e-cigarettes in the past month. Both
USA Today
added Dec 20, 2014 20:47
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[Hawaii] Study ignites concern that e-cigarettes may ‘renormalize’ smoking

Key clinical point: A high percentage of youth using e-cigarettes also are using tobacco, which suggests that e-cigarettes may be “renormalizing” smoking and recruiting adolescents who would have been less susceptible to tobacco use. Major finding: Seven
Family Practice News
added Dec 16, 2014 07:14
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[Hawaii] More Teens Puffing on E-Cigs | dailyRx

electronic cigarettes are unregulated, widely advertised and readily available in the US — and they may be catching on with teens. But parents can take action to keep their kids from using nicotine products of any kind.
DailyRx
added Dec 16, 2014 07:10
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[Hawaii] E-Cigarettes May Recruit Lower Risk Teens to Nicotine Use

Researchers at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center and University of Hawaii Cancer Center find that one-third of Hawaiian adolescents have tried e-cigarettes, half of whom have never used another tobacco product.
Newswise
added Dec 16, 2014 06:55
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[Hawaii] E-Cigarette Use May Be Rising Among Teens

Nearly a third of Hawaiian high school students have tried e-cigarettes, new research suggests. This finding reflects a growing trend of American teens flocking to the nicotine inhalation devices, according to public health experts.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 16, 2014 06:39
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