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Teen tobacco users likely to use it in multiple forms

A national survey of U.S. middle and high school students finds that those who use tobacco or nicotine products are likely to also use more than one type of product. About 15 percent of the adolescents reported smoking cigarettes, cigars, pipes, bidis, h
Reuters
added Feb 5, 2015 06:31
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[Florida] US college students believe hookah safer than cigarette

Many college students in the US consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes, despite emerging evidence otherwise, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Public Health examined the prevalence of h
Business Standard (in)
added Dec 14, 2014 14:10
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[Ireland] Public views sought on tobacco controls

A public consultation on imposing tougher tobacco sale restrictions has been launched by the Department of Health. ..introduction of a licensing system for tobacco products and non-medicinal nicotine delivery systems, including e-cigarettes. It is propo
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Dec 3, 2014 13:27
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CDC: More teens smoking e-cigarettes, hookah

More middle and high school students are smoking electronic cigarettes, hookahs and cigars...While rates for those tobacco products have increased, overall youth smoking rates haven't declined at all, a concerning figure for health officials. "We need e
CBS
added Nov 13, 2014 14:36
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[Minnesota] Fewer high school students smoking

In the steepest decline ever found in Minnesota, the percent of high school students who smoked cigarettes in the past 30 days dropped from 18.1 percent in 2011 to 10.6 percent in 2014... 12.9 percent of high school students used or tried an electronic ci
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Nov 10, 2014 13:29
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Alaska officials say smoking down among teens

Smoking among Alaska high school students has dramatically declined in recent years, health officials said Monday. A spring survey found 40 percent fewer students are smoking compared to six years ago — 10.6 percent this year compared with 17.8 percent
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 16, 2013 03:19
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[Wisconsin] Poll shows strong support for smoke-free parks

The Transform Wisconsin poll found that 73 percent of those surveyed in La Crosse County favor tobacco-free parks, beaches and fairgrounds, with 54 percent strongly backing the idea. On the butt end of the survey, 25 percent oppose such a ban, 15 percent
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Sep 26, 2013 01:24
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[UK] Smoke-free play areas a possibility in Boston

before the no-smoking signs go up your views are being sought about the idea. ​ Consultation will last until September 27 and seeks views on smoking habits by adults who accompany children to playgrounds.
This is Lincolnshire (Lincolnshire Echo) (uk)
added Sep 21, 2013 12:45
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Reuters: Electronic Cigarette Use Soars in 2015

n online Reuters/Ipsos poll of 5,679 Americans suggests electronic-cigarette usage is significantly higher than government estimates. ... Although the Reuters data may not support e-cigs as a cessation device, vaping products could threaten sales of more
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:52
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Multiple tobacco product use among US adolescents and young adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

Nearly half of current adolescent and young adult tobacco users in this study engaged in dual and multiple tobacco product use; the majority of them used products that fall outside current FDA regulatory authority. This study supports FDA deeming of these
Tobacco Control
added Nov 10, 2014 21:09
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