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[Korea - South] Association between Electronic Cigarette Use and Asthma among High School Students in South Korea [FULL FREE TEXT]

EC users have an increased association with asthma and are more likely to have had days absent from school due to severe asthma symptoms. In conclusion, the results indicate that EC use may be a risk factor for asthma. The results may be useful in develop
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Mar 8, 2016 22:16
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[California] Student Question | Should the Legal Age to Purchase Tobacco Be Raised from 18 to 21?

Students: Read the entire editorial, then answer the questions below: — Do you think the California governor will approve the bill? Why or why not? — If it passes, what will be the short-term and long-term outcomes? — What do you think of the idea sta
New York Times Blogs
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
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[UK] Number of young women smoking RISES for the first time in a decade - but fewer men are lighting up than ever

21 per cent of women aged 16-34 currently smoke cigarettes, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics. This is up from the previous year...more than two million people in Britain now use electronic cigarettes, although 59 per cent also
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2016 16:19
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[Washington] Lawmakers aim to raise tobacco purchasing age to 21

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson and a bipartisan group of state legislators want to make the tobacco purchase age 21 in Washington. According to a poll released by Elway Research on Wednesday, 65% of Washington residents would support raising the ag
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Jan 20, 2016 22:31
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One hookah tobacco smoking session delivers 25 times the tar of a single cigarette

As cigarette smoking rates fall, more people are smoking tobacco from hookahs—communal pipes that enable users to draw tobacco smoke through water. A new meta-analysis led by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine shows that hookah smokers are i
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 12, 2016 15:57
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Reasons to quit and barriers to quitting smoking in US young adults

Conclusion. These findings highlight barriers to cessation and the reasons that young smokers give for quitting. This information may be helpful to physicians as they counsel their young adult patients to quit smoking.
Family Practice
added Jan 12, 2016 01:02
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Youths back proposed anti‑smoking regulations

The recently proposed anti-smoking regulations have been largely welcomed by young Singaporeans, with many believing the changes, if implemented, will deter them from picking up the habit. The health authorities are looking at raising the legal smoking a
The Star (my)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:23
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Youth favour proposed anti-smoking regulations

The health authorities are looking at raising the legal smoking age from 18 to 21, banning the sale of flavoured tobacco products, using standard plain packaging and enhancing graphic health warnings. Already firm is the move to prevent the open display
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 10, 2016 01:50
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'BAN the sale of e-cigarettes to children': Health experts fear 'advertising tactics threaten to reverse decades of progress in preventing smoking'

This 'unrestricted marketing', which uses themes including sex, independence and rebellion, could jeopardize great strides made in tackling youth smoking, the CDC said. CDC director Dr Tom Frieden said: 'The same advertising tactics the tobacco industr
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 6, 2016 18:41
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Comment Form

Invitation To Comment: The FTC seeks public comments on proposed information requests to marketers of electronic cigarettes. These comments will be considered before the Commission submits a request for Office of Management and Budget ("OMB") review unde
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Dec 28, 2015 04:15
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