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expanding our mission with an opioid education and prevention campaign

truth Initiative® is collaborating with the Office of National Drug Control Policy and the Ad Council on an opioid public education and prevention truth® campaign. The Truth About Opioids is a comprehensive public education campaign focused on preventin
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 8, 2018 03:21
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Teen drinking and drug use risk higher on Native American reservations

The harms associated with high rates of use and early initiation of drinking, smoking, and using drugs for Native American youth include increasing rates of use in adulthood, higher risk of developing addiction, more alcohol-related problems and higher o
Reuters
added Jun 8, 2018 03:17
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Study says vaping by kids isn’t up, but some are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease C
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 03:16
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[California] Supervisors vote to ban flavored tobacco in San Mateo County

San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to ban the sale of menthol and flavored tobacco products in unincorporated parts of the county. The ordinance, which was sponsored by supervisors David Canepa and Carole Groom, passed unanimously.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jun 8, 2018 03:14
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More Teens Than Ever Would Try Marijuana

One in four U.S. high school seniors would try marijuana or use it more often if it was legal, a new survey finds. That rate -- the highest in the 43-year history of the Monitoring the Future survey -- likely reflects growing pot legalization in the Unit
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 8, 2018 03:13
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Fewer U.S. Kids Use Tobacco, But Numbers Still Too High: Officials teens smoking

The number of U.S. middle and high school students who use tobacco fell from 4.5 million in 2011 to 3.6 million in 2017, but that number is still far too high, federal health officials reported Thursday. Nearly 1 in 5 high school students and 1 in 18 mid
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 8, 2018 03:13
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Huge drop in teens smoking tobacco: CDC report reveals 20% drop in under-18s lighting up since 2011 - as Juuls take over

Tobacco use is down overall among both middle and high school students In 2017, 3.6 million students used tobacco products, compared to 3.9 million in 2016 E-cigarettes are the most popular delivery method among young people Nearly half of young tobacc
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 03:12
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Even non-smokers have had enough! How 86% of Australians believe cigarettes are too expensive - as addicts use 'hacks' to avoid paying the world's highest prices

Daily Mail Australia asked readers: 'Do you think cigarettes in Australia are too expensive?' And a whopping 86% of the 923 who completed the poll agreed that smokers were paying too much. The Federal Budget found that while just 14% of the country sm
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 01:31
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GLANTZ: California Senate advances resolution calling on MPAA to R-rate smoking films

SCR 143, authored by Senator Richard Pan, urges the major motion picture companies and their trade association, the Motion Picture Association of America, to give an “R” (Restricted) rating to any new film designed for viewing by children or teenagers t
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Jun 7, 2018 23:34
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New U.S. Survey Shows Youth Cigarette Smoking Is at Record Lows, but E-Cigarettes and Cigars Threaten Progress

nearly 1 in 5 high school students – still use some form of tobacco. The continuing popularity of electronic cigarettes and cigars – products that are widely available in sweet, kid-friendly flavors – is a particular cause for concern. For the fourth yea
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 7, 2018 23:13
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