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[UK-Wales] Questions raised over whether e-cigarettes lead to smoking after survey can't find a single regular user that has never smoked

New figures on e-cigarette use, commissioned by the Welsh Government Newly published research has cast doubt on claims that e-cigarettes attract non-smokers, it has been claimed. The Welsh Health Survey asked regular users of vaping devices if they had
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 9, 2015 08:23

Poll finds California voters support taxes on cigarettes, commercial properties

"I'm anti-smoking and I'd love to see cigarettes go away permanently, so I wouldn't mind seeing them taxed more heavily," said Caudill, 47, a delivery manager who lives in the Bay Area. "But whether any of these taxes pass next year will depend on the ec
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 1, 2015 08:55

South Florida investigative report teens vaping dangerous drugs on the rise conducted a series of interviews with teens at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF)... As the electronic cigarette is luring more and more teens into vaping...there is a new breed of vaping devices flooding the South Florida market. It (National)
added Sep 28, 2015 10:29

[Florida] State study shows youth cigarette smoking is down, but e-cigs use is up

youth cigarette smoking rates are at an all-time low, with just 6.9 percent of high schoolers lighting up this year. But the report found a troubling trend, too: The number of high schoolers using e-cigarettes has nearly tripled in the last two years, wi
Gainesville (FL) Sun
added Sep 26, 2015 23:27

[South Carolina] Taking Down Tobacco

Some students mentioned that they felt the current policy regarding tobacco on campus was sufficient. “I think [the new policy] is wrong because we are a public university and we already cannot smoke within a certain distance from each building,” said se
The Tiger (Clemson U.)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:56

[UK-Scotland] Definitive list of the Top 100 best things from the last 30 years.. according to Scots

23. The Smoking ban
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:27

[UK-Scotland] E-cigarettes used by 1 in 20 Scots, says health study

The survey of 4700 adults and around 1700 children commissioned by the Scottish Government Health Directorates found current usage was highest for those aged 35-64. Half of current cigarette smokers reported ever using e-cigarettes and some 14% of ex-re
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Sep 22, 2015 21:11

[UK, UK-Wales] Should e-cigarettes be banned in enclosed public spaces? As Wales prepares to control ‘vaping’ from 2017, we ask the experts

ROBERT WEST...I don’t think it’s right to legislate to ban them...concern about it renormalising smoking. There isn’t any evidence to back that up at all / JULIE BISHOP...vapour is not anything like the same magnitude of risk as tobacco smoke, this isn’t
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 12, 2015 14:00

E-cigarettes 'tempt young into smoking’

Those who tried e-cigarettes became addicted to nicotine and grew used to the action of smoking, scientists found... A year-long study of nearly 700 teenagers in the United States found that of the 16 who tried e-cigarettes, 11 (68 per cent) went on to s
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 9, 2015 23:11

If you want a smoke, chances are you'll be having it off campus

Students at an increasing number of colleges nationwide must smoke tobacco products off campus thanks to a spike in schools with tobacco-free and smoke-free policies, according to a report from American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation ... says that over 1,5
USA Today
added Aug 28, 2015 19:49
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