Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 979 headlines found
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
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
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
A bill prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere smoking traditional cigarettes is banned moved ahead Wednesday to its final vote, after attempts to first amend, then delay, the measure were batted away by a County Council majority.
Nov 24, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Nov 24, 2014 15:11
Tapering off tobacco cigarettes can be a challenge, but research released by the University of Hawaii Cancer Center found some smokers can get a kick-start to kicking the habit with e-cigarettes. "Smokers who use e-cigs to stop smoking are highly motiva
Nov 16, 2014 KITV Ch. 4 (Honolulu, HI)
added Nov 17, 2014 13:57
Riding a wave of apparent public support, the council Public Safety and Mass Transit Committee on Thursday voted 6-2 to forward Bill 302 — outlawing the use of e-cigarettes anywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited — to the County Council with a positive re
Nov 7, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Nov 8, 2014 14:52
Some people are in favor of a new policy which prohibits electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, use in state government buildings. “I think it’s good,” said Leong Lim, a state worker. “I don’t smoke, but I don’t like the smell (e-cigarettes) emit.”
Oct 14, 2014 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:34
They don’t leave butts on the beach. And there’s no secondhand smoke. But Kona Councilman Dru Kanuha thinks electronic cigarettes and vaporizers ought to go the way of the traditional leaf-and-fire tobacco product and be banned from county facilities, p
Oct 11, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Oct 14, 2014 14:03