Governor says flavored e-cigarettes account for 68% of those sold in New York.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.
AMA statement comes as sixth death from vaping-related lung illness confirmed.
FDA questions claims such as Juul is ‘much safer than cigarettes’ and the ‘FDA would approve it any day’.
43 percent of college students said they used some form of marijuana at least once in the past year.
Meanwhile, Michigan becomes the first state to ban flavored electronic cigarettes.
AAP has long advised young people and pregnant or breastfeeding women not to use marijuana.
Significant upward trend seen in 2018 with 33.2% of youth exposed.
SHS-exposed youth increased with decreasing family income.
E-cigarette use may benefit adults who aim to quit tobacco; however, this tactic may not benefit former smokers.
No significant difference in rates of flares, thiopurine use, hospitalization for persistent smokers, quitters.
Agency encourages continued submission of reports related to seizures following e-cigarette use.
Patients had severe respiratory symptoms; vaping the only apparent link between the cases.
No association for nondaily e-cigarette use with prolonged regular cigarette smoking abstinence.
Lowering the USPSTF smoking pack-year lung cancer screening criteria to a minimum 20-pack-year history may increase the number of African American smokers who are screened.
For dual users, restrictive regulations may result in increased combustible cigarette use, lower e-cig use.
Nearly 50% of tobacco and vape shops surveyed did not follow FDA regulations in checking identification for persons younger than 27 years.
Updated recommendation calls on primary care physicians to prevent tobacco use among children.
Prevalence of COPD higher in southeastern and Appalachian states, regardless of smoking status.
Results from a cross-sectional study found that among expectant mothers who smoked cigarettes before pregnancy, the probability of preterm birth was reduced following smoking cessation.