Does Your Child JUUL (“jewel”) or PHIX (“fix”)? Here’s Why You Should Worry.

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Since 2011, there has been a gradual decrease in traditional cigarette smoking among middle school and high school students, as well as adults. This represents an all-time low. Yet the tobacco industry is still trying to get our youth and adults hooked on nicotine through various inhalation devices. Two new nicotine delivery systems are posing

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How Dangerous Are E-Cigarettes/Vaping?

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Many people, especially teens, think that e-cigarettes are a safe alternative to smoking. Unfortunately, this is just not true. E-cigarettes are just another way of absorbing nicotine—a highly addictive drug—into your body. What exactly are e-cigarettes? Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are battery-powered smoking devices often designed to look and feel like regular cigarettes. They work by

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Smoking And Teenagers: A Very Harmful Combination

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Smoking is on the decline but vaping is on the rise The good news is that the rates for adolescents smoking tobacco have dipped slightly. The bad news is that e-cigarette use (vaping) in middle and high school students tripled in 2014. In fact, the 2014 National Youth Tobacco Survey estimated that 2 million high school

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