Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 44,647 headlines found
According to the 2011 N.C. Youth Tobacco Survey, the state's middle school smoking rate dropped to 4.2 percent in 2011. During that time, the high school rate dropped to 15.5 percent.
Aug 2, 2012 Richmond County (NC) Daily Journal
added Aug 2, 2012 12:52
Come next year, this island should have legislation to regulate the sale and use of e-cigarettes. This was revealed by Minister of Health, John Boyce, yesterday at the opening of the subregional workshop on Tobacco Taxation for English-speaking Caribbe
Oct 29, 2014 Barbados Advocate (bb)
added Oct 30, 2014 22:51
[District of Columbia] NEW STUDY DETAILS PERVASIVENESS OF LITTLE CIGARS AND CIGARILLOS IN AFRICAN AMERICAN NEIGHBORHOODS
EXTENSIVE FIELD STUDY IN WASHINGTON, DC SHOWS LITTLE CIGARS AND CIGARILLOS ARE MORE AVAILABLE, CHEAPER, AND HIGHLY ADVERTISED IN AFRICAN AMERICAN NEIGHBORHOODS
Aug 15, 2013 American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 20, 2013 07:27
Instead of smoking cigarettes, some students are chewing tobacco, or smoking cigars or flavored tobacco from a hookah, according to the American Lung Association in Ohio. But these students who are expanding their tobacco use aren't just high school stu
Apr 29, 2013 Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Apr 29, 2013 14:34
Dr. Barry Hummel warns filtered "cigar cigarettes" -- most of them fruit flavored -- are a rapidly increasing problem among local teenagers. In fact, he said, they are being used to introduce young people to smoking. Hummel represented the Tobacco Preve
Jan 23, 2013 Sebring (FL) News-Sun
added Jan 23, 2013 12:24
Charlotte is a test market for a handful of products from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, including Camel Sticks, Strips and Orbs. The testing started in 2011.
Aug 23, 2012 NBC6 WCNC-TV (Charlotte, NC)
added Aug 25, 2012 11:41
Even with a law passed and new "no smoking" signs going up at Furman Park this week, those on the two sides of the cigarette debate still feel like arguing.
Aug 18, 2012 The Downey (CA) Beat
added Aug 18, 2012 19:33
Patterns of Alternative Tobacco Product Use: Emergence of Hookah and E-cigarettes as Preferred Products Amongst Youth
Hookah/waterpipe tobacco use had the highest current prevalence (10.7%) followed by e-cigarettes (9.6%). The prevalence of use of smokeless/dip/chewing tobacco was lowest, with 2.2% of adolescents reporting current use. The LCA suggested four distinct cl
Nov 17, 2015 Journal of Adolescent Health
added Nov 27, 2015 23:56
voted 16-13 to make smoke shops pay a user fee to cover the cost of their own licensure.... The money to certify the businesses and inspect them for compliance? Well, that was taken from the fund designed for tobacco prevention to deter kids from smoking.
Jun 30, 2015 The Lund Report
added Jul 1, 2015 12:06
Blumenthal is giving the Food and Drug Administration until the end of the summer to finalize its deeming regulations...“We’re pushing them hard to protect the public, and I will introduce legislation if they fail to act promptly.”
May 14, 2015 The Hill
added May 15, 2015 16:18