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[Michigan] Conflict arises regarding Tobacco 21

However, a lawsuit by a local oil company has delayed the enforcement of the new ordinance. The lawsuit argues the legislation, which was approved by Genesee County Board of Commissioners Feb. 14, is in direct conflict with the Age of Majority Act, which
Burton (MI) View
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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[Canada] Study indicates teens smoking marijuana more than tobacco

"We all know about the problems with cigarettes," said Orillia high school student Brayden, 17. "They're bad for your health, but the long-term effects of marijuana are way better." A new study by the University of Waterloo's Propel Centre for Populatio
Orillia Packet and Times (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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Tobacco Use in Canada: Patterns and Trends

2017 Edition now available!
University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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Tobacco Use in Canada » Highlights

University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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[Canada] Just as many teenagers use cannabis as smoke cigarettes

Just as many teenagers use cannabis every day as smoke cigarettes, according to a new report from the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact at the University of Waterloo. The report, published today as a supplement to Tobacco Use in Canada: Pattern
University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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Current Tobacco Smoking and Desire to Quit Smoking Among Students Aged 13–15 Years — Global Youth Tobacco Survey, 61 Countries, 2012–2015

data from 61 countries from 2012 to 2015 revealed that the median current tobacco smoking prevalence among students aged 13–15 years was 10.7%. Tobacco smoking prevalence differed by gender and varied across countries. In the majority of countries, over 5
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 25, 2017 22:43
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Many Adults Don't Think Exposure To Vaping Is Bad For Kids

About one-third of adults surveyed didn't know if secondhand aerosol caused harm to children, and 40 percent of the adults said this kind of exposure caused "little" or "some" harm to children. The newness of these products, promotion by the industry an
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 25, 2017 22:27
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[New York] Lawmakers hope raising smoking age to 21 will snuff out habits many form early in life.

Vergari, regional manager of Exscape, a smoke and vape shop in Ithaca, is lamenting the Tompkins County Legislature's recent passage of a law making it illegal for stores to sell tobacco and tobacco-related products to people under 21 come July 1. The l
Ithaca (NY) Journal
added May 25, 2017 21:52
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how can a disney star and a compatibility quiz combat tobacco industry profiling?

the tobacco industry has its eye on you. That’s the message that brought together the truth® campaign, DoSomething.org and Coco Jones, the 19-year-old star of Disney’s “Let it Shine”, for a compatibility quiz called “Who Has Their Eye on You?” The emoji
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 25, 2017 21:02
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What could keep young people away from alcohol and cigarettes? Findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusion Joint interventions to promote happiness and harm awareness could help young adolescents from engaging with drinking alcohol or smoking cigarettes.
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 25, 2017 15:52
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