Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 985 headlines found
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
Dec 28, 2014 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 28, 2014 16:18
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.
Dec 24, 2014 County of Hawai'i
added Dec 24, 2014 22:37
E-cigarette use among teenagers is growing in the U.S., and Hawaii teens take up e-cigarette use at higher rates than their mainland counterparts, a new study by University of Hawaii Cancer Center researchers has found.
Dec 16, 2014 EurekAlert
added Dec 16, 2014 06:29
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
Dec 15, 2014 LiveScience.com (Yahoo!)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:15
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
Dec 15, 2014 USA Today
added Dec 20, 2014 20:47
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
Dec 15, 2014 Family Practice News
added Dec 16, 2014 07:14
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.
Dec 15, 2014 Newswise
added Dec 16, 2014 06:55
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.
Dec 15, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 16, 2014 06:39
Dec 15, 2014 Tech Times
added Dec 16, 2014 03:31
With a state law to restrict sales to minors now in effect, the onus is on parents to learn about the risks of these devices and to persuade their children not to take up the addictive, expensive habit
Dec 15, 2014 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 16, 2014 03:24