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GLANTZ: E-cigarettes are a gateway to marijuana, too

they find that any e-cigarette use at baseline about doubles the odds of using marijuana a year later. The effects of smoking cigarettes at baseline is an independent effect with about the same magnitude. The impact on younger kids was bigger.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 29, 2018 17:53
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[Massachusetts, New York] Schools Fret as Teens Take to Vaping, Even in Classrooms

Health and education officials across the country are raising alarms over wide underage use of e-cigarettes and other vaping products.... New York's Plainedge High School was among the first to install new bathroom sensors that can detect e-cigarette vap
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 29, 2018 17:27
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[UK] Mum urges smokers to stub it out to protect children

Laura McDonald, 27, from Hebburn, is supporting the Secondhand Smoke is Poison campaign, which discourages people from smoking indoors around youngsters. Even if people smoke when their children are in bed, at school or playing out, the harmful poisons wi
Shields Gazette (uk)
added Apr 29, 2018 00:38
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JUUL Maker Vows to Combat Teen Use of E-Cigarette

Business Insider reported that JUUL Labs earned more than $224 million in retail sales in 2017. It is not clear what percentage of those sales were made to smokers using the product to kick the habit and what percentage were to non-smoking teens and you
MedPage Today
added Apr 28, 2018 15:50
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[Illinois] Editorial: Raise the age to buy tobacco and vaping products

The Illinois Senate has approved a measure on a 35-20 vote; the proposal now moves to the House. We urge lawmakers to vote yes, and Gov. Bruce Rauner to sign the bill into law. This is not a Nanny State overreach into the personal habits of Illinoisans.
Chicago Tribune
added Apr 28, 2018 15:42
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[Ohio] Area clerk cited for selling tobacco to minor after father's vaping tip

A father says his 14-year-old daughter is addicted to nicotine after local clerks sold e-cigarettes and Juuls to her. That father tipped off The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office to a Sunoco at the intersection of Salem and Sutton roads. This week the she
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Apr 28, 2018 15:41
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Parental smoking, rejection of parental smoking, and smoking susceptibility and behaviors in Hong Kong adolescents

• Parental smoking was associated with increased risks of adolescent smoking. • The increase was weakened or reversed in those who rejected their parent's smoking. • Adolescents' rejection of parental smoking may mitigate its pro-smoking effects.
Addictive Behaviors
added Apr 28, 2018 14:54
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E-cigarette- specific symptoms of nicotine dependence among Texas adolescents

adolescent e-cigarette users are experiencing symptoms of dependence specific to e-cigarettes. In addition, symptoms of dependence may be barriers to e-cigarette cessation. Future research is needed to determine if characteristics of e-cigarette use (e.g.
Addictive Behaviors
added Apr 28, 2018 14:52
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Do Adolescents With Parental Smoking Have A Lower Probability Of Smoking Themselves?

While parental smoking is a well-established risk factor of smoking initiation in adolescents, our study further showed that adolescents who had a smoking father but rejected the father’s smoking might have a lower chance to become smokers than those with
Science Trends
added Apr 28, 2018 14:48
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New Poll: New York Voters Overwhelmingly Support Increasing the Age of Sale for Tobacco Products to 21

Fewer than two-in-ten voters (18 percent) oppose increasing the sale age for tobacco products. “The poll found that voters are concerned about tobacco use among young people and that New Yorkers across the political spectrum are broadly supportive of rai
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2018 00:36
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