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[Washington] Dr. Wood: Nicotine isn’t the only vaping ingredient you need to worry about |

In Thurston County, 14 percent of adults smoke. The 2016 Healthy Youth Survey shows that 14 percent of 12th graders also smoke cigarettes. A much higher percentage — 23 percent — use vapes...There are easy steps that parents can take to help their childre
The Olympian (WA)
added Sep 17, 2018 19:36
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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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EDITORIAL: Our view: E-cigs must change or die

Yes, tobacco is a legal product, and adults can make the decision to smoke if they want. But the health risks are undeniable, as is the addictive nature of nicotine. Many start smoking thinking they can quit whenever they want. It’s rarely that easy. It’
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 17, 2018 17:08
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E-Cigarettes, Snus Get a Wary Reception as Alternatives to Smoking

The dilemma underscores the difficult balance the FDA is attempting to maintain as it weighs support for new types of cigarette alternatives. Even as the agency wants to help smokers quit, Gottlieb said he worries that e-cigarettes may be luring kids who
Bloomberg News
added Sep 17, 2018 16:59
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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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HHS Chief Azar: Regulators aren't going to to let e-cigarettes become a 'pathway to nicotine dependency'

Azar said he "completely supports" the FDA in its proposed crackdown Friday in an interview with CNBC's "Squawk on the Street." A father of teens himself, he said he sees the "pervasiveness" and "rapid spread" of teen e-cigarette use. FDA Commissioner S
CNBC
added Sep 17, 2018 15:24
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JUUL and other stealth vaporisers: hiding the habit from parents and teachers

Conclusions The vaping industry has demonstrated much ingenuity in devising discreet vaporisers and de-emphasising exhaled vapour plumes and their aroma. The US market for vaping devices with stealthy characteristics is anything but inconspicuous, with J
Tobacco Control
added Sep 17, 2018 11:42
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