Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Opinion/Surveys 19,985 headlines found

4 Views

[New York] Without Health Answers, Vaping Trends Up For Youth

After polling Mercy students, 41 percent of students said they vaped on a somewhat regular basis. Most said they started it because they wanted to try it or were offered. Out of those who vaped, only 14 percent knew of the health risks associated with v
The Impact (Mercy College, NY)
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
0 Views

[Michigan] Youth survey shows more kids use tobacco locally

In Houghton and Keweenaw counties, 14.2 percent of high school seniors use chewing tobacco, with an additional 19.4 percent smoking cigarettes. This might not seem like such a bad number but compared to the national norms, in which only 6.1 percent use c
Houghton (MI) Daily Mining Gazette
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
2 Views

why the rise in youth e-cigarette use may be worse than we think

“Many young people say they have not and will not use an e-cigarette but do say they have tried hookah pens, e-hookahs or vaping pens.” JUUL can now be added to the list. Since the product entered the market in 2016, it has quickly amassed more than hal
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 19, 2018 17:56
5 Views

Many Teens Don't Know Juul Contains Addictive Nicotine

The new study found that 25 percent of survey respondents aged 15 to 24 recognized a Juul e-cigarette device when shown a photo of the product. Among those who recognized it, 23 percent said use of the product is called "Juuling," suggesting the product
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2018 03:12
14 Views

JUUL E-cigarettes Gain Popularity Among Youth, But Awareness of Nicotine Presence Remains Low

New Study from Truth Initiative® Raises Concerns over Lack of Education and Regulation of Popular E-cigarette/Vaping Devices
PR Newswire
added Apr 18, 2018 13:35
3 Views

Pain interference and alcohol, nicotine, and cannabis use disorder in a national sample of substance users

Pain interference may confer risk for the occurrence of cannabis use disorder...and development of alcohol and nicotine dependence among users of both genders. Pain interference may be an important factor to monitor in these populations.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 18, 2018 13:17
4 Views

The Self-Report Habit Index: Assessing habitual marijuana, alcohol, e-cigarette, and cigarette use

The SRHI is a psychometrically sound measure of adults’ habitual substance use. The SRHI detected mean differences by sex and substance type and predicted the frequency of using each substance. Future research should determine if the SRHI is appropriate
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 18, 2018 13:17
6 Views

Origins in the USA in the 1980s of the warning that smokeless tobacco is not a safe alternative to cigarettes: a historical, documents-based assessment with implications for comparative warnings on less harmful tobacco/nicotine products

New evidence of oral cancer causation emerged along with a much-publicized case of a teenager dying of oral cancer. Public health concerns also arose over a widespread, successful marketing campaign implying smokeless was a safe alternative to cigarettes.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 20:43
4 Views

Smokers See Habit as - Basic Pleasure'

“I hope this survey will jolt many of the world’s 1 billion smokers into action to stop smoking, spark a meaningful discussion on the deeply complex reasons so many people continue to smoke...,” said Dr. Derek Yach
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 16, 2018 19:17
3 Views

[UK] Love Island and other shows 'encourage teenagers to smoke'

They cited a rise in smoking in Oscar-nominated films and research that showed cigarettes appeared in Love Island every five minutes on average, with the Lucky Strike brand appearing 16 times. This year, 86% of Oscar-nominated films contained someone smo
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:22
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines