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Is teen vaping on the rise? Study says no, but some experts are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on 2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey results and ongoing FDA efforts to protect youth from the dangers of nicotine and tobacco products

While fewer youth are using cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products, we must do more to address the disturbingly high number of youth who are using e-cigarettes and vaping products. We must not lose sight of the fact that for the past several y
PR Newswire
added Jun 8, 2018 16:27
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Teen drinking and drug use risk higher on Native American reservations

The harms associated with high rates of use and early initiation of drinking, smoking, and using drugs for Native American youth include increasing rates of use in adulthood, higher risk of developing addiction, more alcohol-related problems and higher o
Reuters
added Jun 8, 2018 03:17
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Study says vaping by kids isn’t up, but some are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease C
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 03:16
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Fewer U.S. Kids Use Tobacco, But Numbers Still Too High: Officials teens smoking

The number of U.S. middle and high school students who use tobacco fell from 4.5 million in 2011 to 3.6 million in 2017, but that number is still far too high, federal health officials reported Thursday. Nearly 1 in 5 high school students and 1 in 18 mid
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 8, 2018 03:13
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Huge drop in teens smoking tobacco: CDC report reveals 20% drop in under-18s lighting up since 2011 - as Juuls take over

Tobacco use is down overall among both middle and high school students In 2017, 3.6 million students used tobacco products, compared to 3.9 million in 2016 E-cigarettes are the most popular delivery method among young people Nearly half of young tobacc
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 03:12
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New U.S. Survey Shows Youth Cigarette Smoking Is at Record Lows, but E-Cigarettes and Cigars Threaten Progress

nearly 1 in 5 high school students – still use some form of tobacco. The continuing popularity of electronic cigarettes and cigars – products that are widely available in sweet, kid-friendly flavors – is a particular cause for concern. For the fourth yea
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 7, 2018 23:13
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Youth Tobacco Use: Results from the National Youth Tobacco Survey

we collaborate with CDC on the only nationally representative survey of middle and high school students that focuses exclusively on tobacco use—the National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS). NYTS was designed to provide national data on long-term, intermediat
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 7, 2018 22:51
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Submit Comments on Tobacco Products

Date: Comment period extended through July 16, 2018... to obtain information for consideration in developing a tobacco product standard to set the maximum nicotine level for cigarettes. Because tobacco-related harms ultimately result from addiction to the
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 7, 2018 16:49
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[UK] The impact of NICE on cardiovascular disease prevention

data from the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF) shows smoking levels in 2016 fell to 15.5% of the adult population. To encourage this, we recommend offering patients in hospitals, mental health, and maternity services advice on quitting. But despit
National Health Executive (NHE) (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 13:31
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