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[Arizona] The vaping epidemic: E-cigarettes luring young users

Mansur, Arizona assistant attorney general, gave a presentation Thursday on youth e-cigarette use and the associated health risks. Youth are using the items, Mansur said, despite it being illegal for those younger than 18. Some high-school students who
Mohave Valley (AZ) News
added Nov 9, 2018 18:59
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VIDEO: Report: New York State Considers Ban On Flavored E-Cigarettes

Selling e-cigarettes to minors is already prohibited, but the state health department says youth vaping has more than doubled since 2014. The Cuomo administration would reportedly still allow the sale of unflavored products, less popular with kids. The
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Nov 9, 2018 18:59

[New York] Get the Facts - Electronic Cigarettes (E-cigarettes) and Similar Vapor Products

The top-selling e-cigarette brand is a USB-shaped device called JUUL. News outlets and social media sites report widespread use of JUUL by students in schools, including in classrooms and bathrooms. All JUUL e-cigarettes have a high level of nicotine. Si
New York State Department of Health
added Nov 9, 2018 18:59

CDC: Adult Smoking Hits Record Low

"This all-time low in cigarette smoking among U.S. adults is a tremendous public health accomplishment -- and it demonstrates the importance of continued proven strategies to reduce smoking," CDC director Robert Redfield, MD, said in a press statement.
MedPage Today
added Nov 9, 2018 18:58

AUDIO: FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb / POLITICO'S PULSE CHECK Episode 128

"All the great gains that we've made in this country, reducing smoking rates ... all of that will be reversed or lost if we can't address the youth use of e-cigarettes." FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is planning a crackdown on sales of e-cigarettes —
added Nov 9, 2018 16:56

Andrew Cuomo plans to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes in New York

The state Department of Health posted the regulations Wednesday but rescinded them to allow additional time for legal review.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 9, 2018 16:43

U.S. to restrict e-cigarette flavors to fight teenage vaping 'epidemic'

next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavored electronic cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations... The ban means only tobacco, mint and menthol flavors can be sold at these outlets, the agency official said, potentially dea
added Nov 9, 2018 16:39

F.D.A. Plans to Ban Most Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in Stores

plans to ban sales of most flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores and gas stations around the country, in an effort to reduce the popularity of vaping among young people. The agency also plans to require age-verification measures for online sales to try
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2018 16:38

New York Eyes Ban of Flavored E-Cigarettes ($$)

The state Department of Health posted regulations on Wednesday banning the sale or possession of flavored e-cigarettes, citing an “alarming increase of e-cigarette use among New York’s youth” and a desire to “protect our youth from a lifetime addiction t
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 9, 2018 16:29

New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes next year

the Cuomo administration plans to ban flavored e-cigarettes next year because so many kids are getting hooked on them. The state Health Department has issued regulations to prohibit the manufacture, sales and possession of the flavored e-smokes, which ha
New York Post
added Nov 9, 2018 16:16
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