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Questions for: ‘Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declares’

Have you ever vaped or smoked a hookah? Do you know people who do? Watch this short video and then discuss with a classmate what you know about e-cigarettes from a personal, scientific and social standpoint. Questions for Comprehension and Analysis 1.
New York Times
added Dec 14, 2016 16:52
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[Minnesota] CARMONA: Proposed ban on flavored tobacco in Minneapolis is counterproductive

to ban sales of flavored electronic cigarettes in convenience stores is contrary to the principles of good public health policy, ignores scientific evidence and could have the unintended consequence of keeping current smokers smoking — and dying.
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jul 2, 2015 20:42
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Smoking tied to cancer: Jan. 11, 1964

But the release of a report by U.S. Surgeon General Luther Terry saying that smoking cigarettes could cause lung cancer is expected to have huge repercussions—so huge that President Lyndon Johnson had ordered that the announcement be delayed until this Sa
HealthCentral.com
added Jan 5, 2015 19:25
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GLANTZ: Nicotine is not caffeine

E-cigarette enthusiasts are now routinely saying that the effects of nicotine are no more bothersome than caffeine (for example, Peter Hajeck and John Britton on BBC). They (and the media quoting them) should read Chapter 5 "Nicotine" of the 2014 Surge
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 8, 2014 04:44
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A Half Century of Avoidable Death: A Global Perspective on Tobacco in America (PDF)

FCTC represents the compiled wisdom of decades of global efforts to reduce tobacco use, and we know it works. Countries that have fully implemented the treaty have seen dramatic success in reducing the toll of tobacco use. Uruguay, for example, saw a five
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 3, 2014 12:26
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A Half Century of Avoidable Death

New Report Offers a Global Perspective on Tobacco in America
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 3, 2014 12:19
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SHACTMAN: Years Later: Big Tobacco, Big Al

A few years ago, I made a documentary on CNBC that focused on tobacco. ... an aggressive short-term goal set by Dr. Koop. But what would he have said if we told him in 1984 that by 2014, electronic cigarettes would be the next big health threat.
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 23, 2014 11:34
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[Washington] Tobacco Action Group screens 'Addiction Incorporated'

Assistant Surgeon General Patrick O’Carroll stresses the importance of banning tabacco use at college campuses before the screening of ‘Addiction Incorporated.’
The Daily (University of Washington)
added Apr 11, 2014 10:42
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Glance: Smoking over 50 years

Some key events and adult smoking rates in the fight over tobacco during the last 50 years: 1964: U.S. surgeon general report concludes smoking causes lung cancer.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 6, 2014 14:05
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Smoking causes diabetes, colon cancer, new report says

represents the first time the surgeon general has concluded that smoking is "causally linked" to these diseases. The report finds that smoking causes rheumatoid arthritis, erectile dysfunction and macular degeneration, a major cause of age-related blindne
USA Today
added Jan 18, 2014 21:52
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