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Steroids and Asthma; One-Time PSA: It's PodMed Double T!

Elizabeth Tracey: What do we know about the dangers of e-cigarettes for kids?..those who used only the e-cigarettes also had increased amounts of these volatile organic compounds in their blood. For me, this is really a smoking gun that says, "Hello, e-c
MedPage Today
added Mar 12, 2018 16:14

Current tobacco smoke exposure doesn't obstruct peds airflow

Current tobacco smoke exposure (TSE) is not associated with airflow obstruction among school-aged children, while prenatal smoking is associated with airflow obstruction in children with asthma, according to a study published in the March issue of Chest.
Medical Xpress (
added Mar 12, 2018 14:47

[New York] 3 Charged With Selling Alcohol To Minors In Copiague: Police

Sime was arrested and charged with ...possession of untaxed cigarettes... During the second inspection, officers purchased alcoholic beverages and cigarettes from the targeted business Speedy Mart Deli on 2225 Great Neck Road in Copiague after receiving s
added Mar 11, 2018 21:45

[Minnesota] Survey shows youth tobacco use up for first time in 17 years

A new survey shows for the first time since 2000, overall youth tobacco use has increased in Minnesota with 26.4 percent of high school students using some form of tobacco or nicotine, up from 24.6 percent in 2014. The rapid uptake of e-cigarettes and o
Redwood Falls (MN) Gazette
added Mar 11, 2018 21:42

[Denmark] Increasing numbers of young Danes smoking, report reveals

Slogans telling people that smoking kills, combined with graphic pictures of the deformities caused by smoking on cigarette packets, don’t seem to be having the desired effect anymore...increase in the number of people between 16 and 45 who smoke daily, r
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Mar 11, 2018 19:41

[California] E-Cigarette Use Exposes Teens to Toxic Chemicals

Adolescents who smoke e-cigarettes are exposed to significant levels of potentially cancer-causing chemicals also found in tobacco cigarettes, even when the e-cigarettes do not contain nicotine, according to a study by UC San Francisco researchers. “Teen
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:41
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[New York] Tobacco 21 Legislation sent to lawmakers in Allegany County

BELMONT — A proposed law raising the minimum age from 18 to 21 for the legal purchase of tobacco products was shelved in 2017 but has been resurrected and could be aired at an April public hearing by the Allegany County Legislature.
Olean (NY) Times-Herald
added Mar 11, 2018 16:14
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[Mid-east, Qatar] Anti-smoking campaign launched in schools

As part of efforts to discourage young people from taking up the habit of tobacco use in Qatar, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center has launched an anti-smoking campaign in local schools. Recently, students at Khalifa Independent Seco
The Peninsula (qa)
added Mar 11, 2018 14:50
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[Mid-east] HMC Launches Anti-Smoking Campaign in Qatars Schools

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center has launched an anti-smoking campaign in local schools. On Wednesday, 28 February, students at Khalifa Independent Secondary School for Boys participated in an awareness seminar that covered the phy
Al (jo)
added Mar 11, 2018 14:49
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[Minnesota] Ban tobacco-buying for all under 21? A bipartisan group of lawmakers want to.

A bipartisan group of lawmakers want to make it illegal to sell cigarettes and other tobacco products to anyone under 21 in Minnesota. The current age is 18. The proposal by a group of House members would also cover nicotine products like e-cigarettes.
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Mar 10, 2018 23:39
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