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[UK] Primary school is forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis in the playground as headteacher reports 'inappropriate behaviour' to police

A primary school has been forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis at its gates, triggering criticism of the local police force’s ‘soft’ approach to the drug. Headteacher Pauline Northcott sent out a strongly worded newsletter after reports that
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2018 00:15
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Medical marijuana laws and adolescent use of marijuana and other substances: Alcohol, cigarettes, prescription drugs, and other illicit drugs

The impact of medical marijuana laws (MML) on use of substances other than marijuana ...MML enactment is associated with decreases in marijuana and other drugs in early adolescence in those states. Mechanisms that explain the increase in non-medical pres
Science Direct
added Feb 4, 2018 00:01
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[Canada] Number of Whitehorse students vaping on the rise: principal

The principal of a high school in Whitehorse says the number of students using e-cigarettes has blossomed. "Last year there was a couple of kids vaping and using e-cigarettes and this year there's a huge number of kids who are doing that," says Bruce Th
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 6, 2018 17:27
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[Missouri] Joplin asked to adopt stricter smoking regulations

Eight years after a resident-driven effort failed to persuade Joplin officials to ban smoking in businesses and other public places, another organization has rekindled the cause. Vision Joplin 2022 is aiming to implement two measures: One would raise th
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Feb 4, 2018 17:02
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Performance of cigarette susceptibility index among e-cigarette and hookah users

Our findings suggest that use of the susceptibility to smoking index in cross-sectional studies of older adolescents to identify those likely to begin smoking may be inappropriate for those using alternative tobacco products (e.g., e-cigarettes or hookah
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Feb 3, 2018 23:59
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[Oklahoma] Comanche County Makes Strides In Healthy Lifestyles

"We have cheap cigarettes in Oklahoma and that is helping increase the burden of smoking on our state," he said. The direct cost of medical care for smokers in Oklahoma is $1.62 million a year, he said, and $1.72 billion in health expenditures can be li
Lawton (OK) Constitution
added Feb 3, 2018 13:35
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[North Carolina] Kids saying no to cigarettes are saying yes to vaping

adolescents who are not susceptible to smoking cigarettes and who thought e-cigarettes were less harmful were more likely to use e-cigarettes. Additionally, youth exposed to e-cigarette vapor in public places were also more likely to use e-cigarettes. Th
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
added Feb 6, 2018 17:15
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[California] Public Smoking Bans Help Children of Smokers, SDSU Study Finds

Public smoking bans even help the children of smokers, laying to rest a theory that bans force adult smokers to light up more often at home, according to a new study at San Diego State University.
Times of San Diego
added Feb 3, 2018 00:07
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What is a Juul? It's a trend parents need to know about

“It’s a really nice transition from cigarettes to vaping. You get more nicotine with less of a throat head. It just feels like you're breathing” said Hemi Himelein, manager and e-cig expert at the Bohemian Lair smoke shop in Cocoa Village. The Juul has
Florida Today
added Feb 3, 2018 00:06
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Alabama moves closer to banning smoking in cars around children: Here's why

The bill would make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product in a car if anyone age 19 or younger is in the car. The prohibition would apply whether the vehicle is moving or parked...children exposed to second-hand smoke also experience greater incidents of
AL.com
added Feb 2, 2018 18:02
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