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JUUL E-cigarettes Gain Popularity Among Youth, But Awareness of Nicotine Presence Remains Low

New Study from Truth Initiative® Raises Concerns over Lack of Education and Regulation of Popular E-cigarette/Vaping Devices
PR Newswire
added Apr 18, 2018 13:35
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Super strong vape ‘aimed at US pupils’

A vaping craze is sweeping through US schools, triggering demands for better regulation of suppliers that allow children to get the addictive devices. Juul, a San Francisco-based company, has released a vaporiser with a greater concentration of nicotine
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 4, 2018 12:44
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[Canada] Vaping practices implemented

School District 22 implemented district-wide practices for handling vaping and e-cigarettes Monday. “Recent research from the University of Waterloo indicates that youth who vape are more likely to smoke cigarettes than those who don’t vape,” said Truma
Vernon (BC) Morning Star (ca)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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[Africa] Ethiopia: City authorities to enforce ban on smoking in public places

the Addis Ababa City Government, on Wednesday said it is to begin penalizing institutions which allow smoking in public places as of next month. The Addis Ababa Food, Medicine, Health Care and Control Authority is deliberating with stakeholders on how to
StarAfrica
added Feb 18, 2016 12:13
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[Maldives] President ratifies Tobacco Control Bill

Haveeru Daily (mv)
added Aug 19, 2010 00:00
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Ivanka Trump Called Out For ‘Cosplaying’ As A Scientist In Latest Weird Photo Op

While touring a local education program, the White House adviser donned a lab jacket, goggles and a pair of gloves and conducted a science experiment. She measured the nicotine levels in the “vape juice” used in e-cigarettes
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 21, 2018 04:11
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Tata, tobacco! Denmark aims for 1st smoke-free generation by 2030

government has announced plans to create the “first smoke-free generation” by 2030, as part of a $333 million initiative. The ambitious plan detailed in a presentation by health minister Sophie Løhde at Rigshospitalet hospital on Wednesday includes puttin
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Aug 26, 2016 14:17
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[Burma/Myanmar] Tobacco giant accused of tricks to hook children

Anti-smoking campaigners have urged the government of Aung San Suu Kyi to crack down on British American Tobacco in Burma...accused of offering “kiddie packs” of four cigarettes, promoting and selling its cigarettes near schools, sponsoring music events
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 14, 2016 13:26
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[Illinois] Vaping heats up: What teens don't know can hurt them

Anderson didn't know what she was getting into when she picked up the seemingly harmless device...initially was attracted to the games...Social media sites such as Instagram and YouTube can be platforms for online vape-trick competitions and publicizing e
The Dispatch
added Oct 24, 2015 15:08
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[Singapore] Still in primary school, but already smoking

a 36-year-old teacher who spoke to The Straits Times off the record said she has noticed a growing number of student smokers in her neighbourhood secondary school, where she has taught for 14 years. There are those who pick up the habit in primary school
AsiaOne (sg)
added Feb 16, 2015 03:43
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