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[Colorado] He Started Vaping As A Teen And Now Says Habit Is 'Impossible To Let Go'

Julien Lavandier, a Colorado State University student, started smoking e-cigarettes as a high school sophomore. He says he's now hooked on Juul and has been unable to quit.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jun 8, 2018 15:08
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Vaping essays: E-cigarette sellers offering scholarships

A growing number of e-cigarette and vaporizer sellers have started offering college scholarships as a way to get their brands listed on university websites and to get students to write essays about the potential benefits of vaping.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 13:45
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[UK] NICEimpact cardiovascular disease prevention (PDF)

Quitting smoking is described by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) as the single best thing you can do for your heart health. NICE’s first public health guideline was on smoking: brief intervention and referrals, published in 2006. We have since pub
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.(NICE) (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 13:31
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[Japan, UK] Children who were exposed to cigarettes in the womb and as babies are more than twice as likely to be DEAF, finds study

Three-year-olds whose mothers smoked during their pregnancies and who were exposed to cigarettes during the first four months of their lives, are 2.4 times more likely to suffer hearing impairment, a Japanese study found.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 13:30
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[New York] Supervisors get public feel on Tobacco 21

The Essex County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing for a proposed local law which would raise the legal age for purchasing tobacco products to 21 years old within county lines. Essex County Department of Public Health Director Linda Beers opened
Sun Community News - Denton Publications
added Jun 8, 2018 13:30
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[New York] Hein Signs Tobacco 21 Law

The law, known as Tobacco 21 will take effect on January 1, 2019. Tobacco 21 builds on Ulster County’s strong commitment to public health and reducing smoking-related illnesses. Previously, the County Executive worked with the County Legislature to rest
Hudson Valley (NY) News Network
added Jun 8, 2018 13:29
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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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