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[New Hampshire] Support for bill to keep tobacco away from youth

Dover Youth to Youth has once again chosen a cause worth fighting for — raising the age for sales and possession of tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old in New Hampshire. It’s a battle we should all support because the health and well-being of New H
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 18, 2018 01:59
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[Minnesota] Outpouring of support dominates Tobacco 21 hearing

More than 40 people went to a North Mankato City Council meeting Tuesday to support a North Mankato ordinance to raise the tobacco-selling age to 21. They had doctors. They had medical experts. They had retired nurses, college students and even middle-sc
Mankato (MN) Free Press
added Jan 18, 2018 01:58

Association of Noncigarette Tobacco Product Use With Future Cigarette Smoking Among Youth in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013-2015

Any use of e-cigarettes, hookah, noncigarette combustible tobacco, or smokeless tobacco was independently associated with cigarette smoking 1 year later. Use of more than 1 product increased the odds of progressing to cigarette use.
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:18

What Factors are Associated with Electronic Cigarette, Shisha-Tobacco and Conventional Cigarette Use? Findings from a Cross-Sectional Survey of Australian Adolescents?

Most Australian adolescents who use alternative nicotine and tobacco-related products do so in conjunction with tobacco cigarettes. Students using e-cigarettes or shisha-tobacco exclusively were less likely to use other substances. Australian longitudinal
Substance Use & Misuse
added Feb 7, 2018 16:25

[Connecticut] Adolescents more likely to smoke when they like the taste

discovered that e-cigarette flavors differently affect patterns of e-cigarette usage between adolescent and adult populations. These findings provide researchers with a greater understanding of the consequences of the availability of a wide range of e-cig
Yale Daily News
added Jan 18, 2018 19:16

[New Jersey] Chris Christie's final acts: Bills he made law and killed, from drones to circus animals

Chewing tobacco on school property in now outlawed in New Jersey. Students caught with chewing tobacco would lose parking lot privileges and forfeit their place on team sports and other extracurricular activities, according to the bill (A493). Adults wo
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04

flavored tobacco use among youth and young adults

Youth and young adults use flavored tobacco products more than other age groups. Additionally, flavored products are often the first tobacco products youth and young adults ever use.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 18, 2018 01:59

[Arizona] Tobacco and Pharmacies Don't Mix: Truth Initiative Attends Annual Walgreens Shareholder Meeting, Urges Pharmacy Chain to Go Tobacco-Free

truth, plans to attend the Walgreens shareholder meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz. on January 17 where the organization, along with its youth activists, will again ask the company to reconsider selling tobacco products. With other major pharmacies like CVS dr
PR Newswire
added Jan 17, 2018 20:47


“We found that teens who experimented with tobacco in any form were at greater risk of future smoking," said lead author Benjamin W. Chaffee, a professor at the UCSF School of Dentistry.
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:18
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Aurora Girl Scouts propose new smoking law for the city

An Aurora Girl Scout troop is proposing a law for the city -- prohibiting smoking in cars with minors ages 18 and under inside. Girl Scout Troop No. 60789 proposes that it comes with a $150 fine that would be raised by $50 for each offense, and a minimu
KXRM Fox 21 / KXTU CW 57
added Jan 17, 2018 09:09
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