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AUDIO: FDA To Take Action Against Companies That Sell Vape Pens To Teens

Rachel Martin talks to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb about the agency's new action to crack down on sales of vape pens, also known as e-cigarettes, to children and teens.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2018 18:34
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E-Cigarette Crackdown Won't Let Up After Retail, Candy Warnings

Gottlieb said the enforcement actions are part of a plan to go after companies or retailers marketing and selling tobacco products to children. Gottlieb has been criticized for pushing back by five years to 2022 a deadline for e-cigarette companies to su
Bloomberg News
added May 9, 2018 03:11
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[Colorado] Pot, Tobacco Smoke Exposure Equals More Kids in ER

Clouds of pot and cigarette smoke in a home make it more likely a young child will visit the emergency room or have an ear infection, researchers say. Secondhand smoke from marijuana and tobacco increases a kid's odds of going to the ER, according to pre
WebMD
added May 7, 2018 22:00
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TOC: Volume 20, Issue 6 June 2018

EDITORIAL Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Negative Health Outcomes in the Offspring / Psychological Distress Among Smokers in the United States: 2008–2014 / Characteristics of Hookah Tobacco Smoking Sessions and Correlates of Use Frequency Among U
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:23
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TOLENTINO: The Promise of Vaping and the Rise of Juul

Teens have taken a technology that was supposed to help grownups stop smoking and invented a new kind of bad habit, molded in their own image...The Juul, despite all the teenage Instagram feeds I’ve seen, feels clinical, sensible, virtuous.
The New Yorker
added May 7, 2018 19:13
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[Indiana] Health expert says e-cig liquid still a danger to young children

A local health expert has a warning about the dangers of nicotine poisoning in kids. He said they have gotten calls into the Indiana Poison Center ever since e-cigarettes hit the market years ago. The problem is that sometimes e-cigarettes have packagi
WISH-TV Channel 8 (Indianapolis, IN)
added May 7, 2018 17:07
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CARROLL: It’s Time for a New Discussion of Marijuana’s Risks

The greatest concern with tobacco smoking is cancer, so it’s reasonable to start there with pot...They smoke more in public, raising worries about secondhand smoke. A two-year-old study made news recently by arguing that one minute of exposure to pot
New York Times
added May 7, 2018 16:23
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[California] San Francisco To Vote On Ban Of Flavored E-Cigarettes And Tobacco

San Francisco wants to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products. Included in the potential ban, a high-tech vaping device called a JUUL. It's marketed to help adult smokers quit regular cigarettes. But as Shia Levitt reports, the flavors and sleek desig
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2018 18:35
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[New York] Schumer Wants Ban on Candy, Cookie E-Cigarette Flavors

Schumer says the [FDA] should immediately ban e-cigarette flavors such as candy and cookies that can appeal to young people in the wake of warnings that teens and children are increasingly using e-cigarettes. The New York Democrat on Sunday released a le
NBCNew York.com
added May 8, 2018 16:20
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[California] MAA/HELLIG: Saving San Francisco’s ban on candy-flavored tobacco products

Have you been approached by a “No on Proposition E” person on the street or received their campaign flyers in the mail or seen them online or on television?...They are fully funded by the tobacco industry...here is why they are worried enough to spend mor
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added May 6, 2018 17:44
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