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Helping Kids Say No to Cigarettes

Cigarette smoking is the greatest preventable cause of disease in the United States. According to recent studies, 90% of adult smokers began using cigarettes when they were young adults. 388 more words

Pediatric Care

Digging Deeper - More youth smoking in Sask. than anywhere else in Canada

On this week’s edition of Digging Deeper we look at the Results of Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey.

Health Canada found more than a quarter of high school students have experimented with electronic cigarettes, also known as vaping. 678 more words

Canada

Do e-cigarettes encourage smoking among teens?

There has been a long discussion about the issue: do e-cigarettes contribute to the teen smoking?

A research in California confirms this to be true. An expert from Boston, however, asserts that there has not been sufficient evidence to prove this correlation. 108 more words

Health

Feds Crack Down on E-Cigarettes Industry

E-cigarettes and other tobacco products, like hookahs and cigars, are going to be treated just like cigarettes, the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Thursday. 618 more words

Health

Cali pols slam #BigTobacco with age 21 bill

California lawmakers on Thursday revived a stalled effort to make the nation’s most populous state one of two to raise the smoking age to 21. 108 more words

Sacramento Update