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[UK] Young People's Use of E-Cigarettes across the United Kingdom: Findings from Five Surveys 2015-2017.

surveys across the UK show a consistent pattern: most e-cigarette experimentation does not turn into regular use, and levels of regular use in young people who have never smoked remain very low.
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Oct 24, 2017 13:39
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[California] Higher nicotine in e-cigarettes tied to higher risk of teen smoking

ens who vape, or use e-cigarettes, may be more likely to develop a regular smoking habit when the liquid they use in their vaping devices has higher concentrations of nicotine, a U.S. study suggests.
added Oct 24, 2017 13:38

[California] Associations of Electronic Cigarette Nicotine Concentration With Subsequent Cigarette Smoking and Vaping Levels in Adolescents [FREE FULL TEXT]

The results of this study provide preliminary evidence that use of e-cigarettes with higher nicotine concentrations by youths may increase subsequent frequency and intensity of smoking and vaping.
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Oct 24, 2017 13:36

[UK] New fund helps to make public spaces smoke free – North Yorkshire County Council (press release)

North Yorkshire County Council’s new Smokefree Places Fund has been created by its public health team and is part of NYCC’s commitment to promote a smoke free lifestyle and help to realise the ambition of a smoke free generation by 2025.
added Oct 24, 2017 13:33

West Virginia University Researcher Lessons Learned in Iceland

A West Virginia University researcher is working in two counties to apply lessons about peer groups from Iceland where he says teenage use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco has been “virtually eradicated.” Alfgeir Kristjansson, assistant professor in WVU’s
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 24, 2017 05:09

Recall of Point-of-Sale Marketing Predicts Cigar and E-Cigarette Use among Texas Youth

Students’ recall of signs marketing e-cigarettes at baseline predicted ever e-cigarette use and increased susceptibility to use e-cigarettes at follow-up across all store types. Recall of e-cigarette displays only predicted susceptibility to use e-cigare
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 23, 2017 23:18

Some e-cigarettes ARE a gateway to tobacco, study warns - and here’s how to spot the ones that will make you crave a real cigarette

Researchers compared the nicotine concentration in e-cigarettes to future smoking behavior in teenagers. They found that close to half of teenagers who smoked e-cigarettes with high levels of nicotine were smoking tobacco cigarettes six months later.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2017 18:55

[Africa, Nigeria] Tobacco company denies targeting kids

British American Tobacco has denied that its marketing strategies target the younger generation by deliberately situating tobacco products near primary and secondary schools in Nigeria. ...“We are proud to state that we are a reputable and responsible law
Premium Times (ng)
added Oct 23, 2017 18:55

[Russia] More taxes, less smokers

The project's goal is to reduce tobacco consumption distribution to 25% by 2022 and create conditions for further sustainable reduction of consumption. As main target focuses, the document calls the reduction of tobacco consumption distribution in Russia
Realnoe Vremya (ru)
added Oct 23, 2017 14:01

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Under-21s will be banned from selling cigarettes with amended Act

Shop assistants below 21 years old will be banned from selling cigarettes if amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisement and Sale) Act (TCASA) are passed. Parliamentary Secretary for Home Affairs and Health Amrin Amin said that retailers have vo
Straits Times (sg)
added Oct 22, 2017 21:33
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