Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 987 headlines found
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
Jan 14, 2015 West Hawaii Today
added Jan 16, 2015 15:06
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
Jan 4, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2015 10:23
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
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
electronic cigarettes are unregulated, widely advertised and readily available in the US â€” and they may be catching on with teens. But parents can take action to keep their kids from using nicotine products of any kind.
Dec 14, 2014 DailyRx
added Dec 16, 2014 07:10
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