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[New York] AUDIO: FDA and CNY Schools Crack Down on Teen Use of E-Cigarettes

In 2018 just four percent of high schoolers had smoked tobacco cigarettes; in contrast, more than 40 percent of high schoolers have admitted to using e-cigs. Director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, Mitch Zeller, said The Real Cost campaign poi
WAER (Syracuse, NY)
added Oct 17, 2018 03:10
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[New York] ‘Seen Enough Tobacco’ initiative cleans up Dolgeville

a group of students from Reality Check at Dolgeville Middle School and James A. Green High School showed up to help clean up any littered cigarette butts.... She also said there was also a pile of liquid Juul containers, which has become a “huge epidemic
Herkimer (NY) Times Telegram
added Oct 17, 2018 03:07
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[Canada] Kids exposed to pot through second-hand smoke or edibles at risk for adverse effects

health providers are warning parents and other adults about the potential dangers to children of exposure through second-hand smoke or the ingestion of cannabis-laced edibles. Even the tail end of a joint can pose a risk if a curious child were to eat it
Canadian Press
added Oct 17, 2018 01:58
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[Massachusetts] Haverhill increases smoking age

The age for purchasing tobacco products in Haverhill bumps up from 18 to 21 as of Dec. 15. The change comes as a result of the city's Board of Health having voted in a new set of regulations governing the sale of tobacco products in Haverhill, following a
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Oct 17, 2018 01:55
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COALITION TO EXPLORE IMPACT OF JUUL, OTHER E-CIGARETTES ON KENTUCKY’S HEALTH

Concerned that the escalation of Juul and other e-cigarette use will undermine progress in reducing tobacco-related disease in Kentucky, the Coalition for a Smoke-Free Tomorrow will host a half-day conference in Louisville on Monday, December 10, to expl
BereaOnline.com
added Oct 16, 2018 20:51
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[Kansas] Stopping US teens from smoking – one town at a time

When it comes to cutting down on teens smoking, activists found they could enact more change by going small. Instead of working at the national level, they’re focusing on small towns and cities – and seeing big results.
Christian Science Monitor
added Oct 16, 2018 20:39
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] DAVIDSON: Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking

A better solution for Thailand would be to emulate Japan’s emphasis on education, teaching children from early age of the dangers of smoking....it should not follow the fashionable, but failed, plain packaging policies of Australia, France and the UK.
The Nation (th)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:27
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Fathers who smoke raise the risk of their GRANDCHILDREN developing ADHD, study suggests

Researchers say that in a study conducted on mice, dads who were exposed to nicotine had offspring more likely to experience cognitive deficits. Previous studies have shown that mothers who smoke cigarettes raise their children's risk of developing beha
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:15
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More hip-hop videos show smoking and vaping

Roughly half of popular hip-hop music videos feature smoking, vaping and marijuana use, with displays of tobacco products and drugs becoming increasingly common, a new study suggests. Hip-hop is the leading music genre in the U.S. Its fan base includes a
Reuters
added Oct 15, 2018 23:44
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Is hip hop fueling vape culture? 50% of rap videos feature e-cigarettes, weed and tobacco as researchers warn the industry ‘targets minorities’

E-cigarette companies are paying more and more hip hop artists to feature their products in their music videos in marketing campaigns that may target teenagers and minorities, new research suggests. From rock to hip hop and beyond, cigarettes have hist
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:38
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