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Researcher finds teenage e-cigarette use 'clustered' in certain schools

Lippert's research showed that students attending schools where e-cigarette use was very common were more likely to use themselves, regardless of personal risk factors including whether they smoked regular cigarettes or knew someone who did. Furthermore,
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added Apr 27, 2016 15:01

[Kuwait, UK] 1,384 boy, girl students said caught smoking inside the school premises – ‘Intermediate, secondary levels’

The phenomenon of smoking among students is increasing dramatically and is no longer limited to high school students but it is obvious the habit has seeped into the intermediate level students and even elementary, reports Al-Qabas daily.
Arab Times (kw)
added Apr 24, 2016 18:21

French court bans smoking area in high school

A French court ruled Thursday that a high school outside Paris must stop allowing pupils to smoke on its premises, banning a security measure adopted by many schools since jihadist attacks on the capital in November. The original move to allow smoking in
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added Apr 22, 2016 12:45

[France] Terror or tobacco? French school smoking lights up debate

An administrative court outside Paris is set to rule by the end of this week in a separate complaint against a school in Courbevoie, a northwestern suburb of the capital. Depagne, a pneumologist, told AFP she was "stupefied" that teens at her son's schoo
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added Apr 21, 2016 10:20

[France] Terror or tobacco? French school smoking lights up debate

Depagne, a pneumologist, told AFP she was "stupefied" that teens at her son's school were being allowed to smoke... The move outraged anti-tobacco activists such as the group Non-Smokers' Rights (DNF) which argues it is a massive step backwards a decade
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:10
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[New York] A lesson in health: Sen. Ritchie sponsors legislation to ban e-cigarettes at schools

Her bill, S.4188-C, would ban their use on school grounds and school buses. “As we continue our work to discourage children from taking up the deadly habit of smoking, deterring them from using e-cigarettes –– which minors already aren’t allowed to purcha
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Apr 18, 2016 21:52

[Washington] Public vaping of marijuana fueled Legislature's new e-cigarette rules

state officials say handheld vaporizers can be used to circumvent the law with few people noticing. It’s also a way teenagers can consume weed discreetly... The state’s new rules for vapor products, if signed into law as expected next week by Gov. Jay In
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Apr 18, 2016 21:36

Electronic cigarette use among adolescents: a cross-sectional study in Hong Kong [Free Full Text]

Surveillance and intervention efforts should address a wide range of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. Tobacco cessation programs should also address alcohol use collectively. Policies prohibiting e-cigarette sales to minors may help prevent e-ci
BioMed Central (uk)
added Apr 14, 2016 02:50

[New York] North Country Sen. Ritchie-sponsored ban of e-cigarettes on school grounds clears Senate

says legislation she sponsored has unanimously passed the Senate that would “protect the health of students across the state” by prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes on school property and school buses. Ritchie represents the 48th Senate District
North Country (NY) This Week
added Apr 14, 2016 01:02
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[New York] VIDEO: 'Dora the Explorer' voice actress vaped in her school’s bathroom, got her friend expelled

“Dora” got suspended for smoking in the girl’s room, court papers charge. The teenage actress who is the voice behind “Dora the Explorer” allegedly got a girlfriend expelled from a private high school in Chelsea in December after persuading the younger
New York Daily News
added Apr 12, 2016 19:34
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