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9 reasons why many people started smoking in the past

we take a look at some of the weird reasons people started smoking back in the day. 1. Torches of freedom Before the 1920s, women who smoked were seen as immoral. Smoking a cigarette and the various techniques used to smoke were seen as a display of mas
Health 24 (za)
added Jul 3, 2018 20:27
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Tobacco Consequences in Youth Living With HIV

The journal AIDS and Behavior published a study in HIV patients between 13 and 24 years old, finding daily tobacco use significantly decreases durable viral suppression.... supports the hypothesis that tobacco smoking has direct physiological effects on
Pharmacy Times
added Jul 3, 2018 17:22
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[UK] Semi-naked women are being used to promote dangerous shisha on social media and turning hookah addiction into a 'badge of honour', study finds

Sexual social media posts are promoting dangerous shisha, new research suggests. Out of more than 11,500 Instagram posts at any one time, nearly all advocate hookah, with just 0.4 percent highlighting its health risks, a US study found.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 3, 2018 16:28
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what is your state doing about tobacco?

These are just a few examples from our state fact sheets, which highlight the most up-to-date information on each state. They include cigarette, cigar, smokeless and e-cigarette use rates for adults and high school students, state funding for prevention
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 3, 2018 08:34
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Vaping Is the New Smoking. Is That a Good Thing?

3.2% of U.S. adults (about 7.5 million) said they used e-cigarettes, and it’s even more common among teens. Nearly 12% of high schoolers vape; they especially favor Juul, the brand that dominates the U.S. market. It’s still unclear whether e-cigs are sa
TIME Magazine
added Jul 3, 2018 08:18
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[Minnesota] Luverne teen’s proposal to ban flavored tobacco products gains traction

One of eight mock bills signed into law at the recent American Legion Auxiliary Minnesota Girls State summit, Jaydn Anderson’s bill would ban the sale of flavored tobacco products in an effort to reduce the appeal of teen tobacco use.
Worthington (MN) Daily Globe
added Jul 2, 2018 21:11
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[Colorado] Memorial Regional Health: E-cigarettes a pathway to addiction — Teen use of e-cigarettes is rising, along with risks for long-term health consequences

The study found that Colorado teens use electronic vapor cigarettes twice as often as the national average, according to a Colorado Public Radio report. The data is especially concerning. because e-cigarette use among youth — who use e-cigarettes at high
Craig (CO) Daily Press
added Jul 2, 2018 21:10
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[California] YEE: Vaping Rising Among Teens: What San Francisco Banning Flavoring May Do

it shows that the tobacco industry, no matter how much money it spends on misleading ads, can be defeated. This vote should embolden other cities and states to act, because it demonstrates the public will not allow tobacco companies to stand in the way of
Forbes
added Jul 2, 2018 20:58
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[Australia] ALLEN: Is Juul making it easy for kids to vape in school? New study suggests yes

Our study adds to this discussion by considering a novel source: posts to Twitter... it is clear that nicotine use of any kind is known to be addictive and harmful to adolescent brain development. We believe that our findings underscore the need for poli
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 2, 2018 20:54
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Kids using discreet 'vaping' devices to smoke in school: Study

Los Angeles: A discreet gadget, supposed to help grownups quit smoking, has landed in the hands of high school children, who suck on nicotine vapours in classrooms, a study has found. The gadget called JUUL is little bigger than a pack of gum. The study
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 2, 2018 20:47
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