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[Oklahoma] LIVE WELL: The dangers of Juul

The nicotine concentration found in Juul makes it especially harmful to teenagers. While the small and sleek design of the Juul device makes it seem harmless, one Juul pod contains 5 percent nicotine by weight, while most other e-cigarette and vape produ
Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Sep 17, 2018 19:33
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Prevalence of Cannabis Use in Electronic Cigarettes Among US Youth

Given the high concurrent use of tobacco and other substances, it is important to monitor the substances youth use in e-cigarettes. Previous research has assessed e-cigarette cannabis use among students in select grades, but no study, to our knowledge, ha
Archives of Neurology
added Sep 17, 2018 18:30
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Survey finds 2M US teens are vaping marijuana

E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but results published Monday mean 2.1 million middle and high school students have used them to get high. The devices are generally considered a less dangerous alternative to regular cigarettes, despite little re
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 17, 2018 18:27
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More than 2.5 million teens vape cannabis, CDC report reveals

The devices, which emit a scentless vapor, are making it easier than ever for minors to use marijuana illegally, too. In the first study of its kind, the CDC found that one third of high school students and a quarter of middle school students that had u
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 17:10
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[UK] Smokefree Places Fund reopened

A FUND to help to make North Yorkshire's public spaces smoke free has been reopened by the County Council. The Smokefree Places Fund was launched last October by the council as part of its work to promote a smoke-free lifestyle. The authority is an act
York Press (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 11:23
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[New York] Catholic Charities takes on e-cigarettes

Catholic Charities of Fulton & Montgomery Counties is taking on new health issues these days on the e-cigarette front, as adult cigarette smoking remains well above the state average in both counties. The city-based agency is in the last year of a $1.3
Gloversville (NY) Leader-Herald
added Sep 19, 2018 20:21
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Get flavored e-cigarettes hooking teens off the shelf

Washington state officials can help by raising the age to 21 to buy these products — along with tobacco — or consider banning e-cigarettes outright as San Francisco has done. Even though state and federal laws already ban vaping-product sales to anyone
Seattle (WA) Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:19
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[New York] Vaping And Teens: Should FDA Beef Up Regulations? [POLL]

In New York, nine establishments received warnings or a monetary penalty from the FDA since April for selling e-cigarettes to minors. They are as follows: Rab Vapes, 2357 Millersport Highway, Getzville, warning Smoke Shop, 1364 Lexington Ave., New York
Patch.org
added Sep 17, 2018 16:36
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Prospective predictors of flavored e-cigarette use: A one-year longitudinal study of young adults in the U.S A

• About 8% of young adults in the U.S. used e-cigarettes during 2014–2015. • About 69% of e-cigarette users used non-tobacco and non-menthol (NTM) flavors. • Young age, female sex, marijuana use, and never smoking predicted NTM flavor use. • Harm of f
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:16
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Effects of romantic involvement on substance use among young sexual and gender minorities

young sexual and gender minorities smoke more cigarettes when in a romantic relationship than when single. • Gay and lesbian youth are also less likely to use illicit drugs when romantically involved than when single.
Science Direct
added Sep 16, 2018 19:15
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