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Tobacco Use

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  • E-cigarettes can produce more formaldehyde than regular cigarettes, study says

    E-cigarettes can produce more formaldehyde than regular cigarettes, study says
    A preliminary study in the New England Journal of Medicine raises a new worry about electronic cigarettes – exposure to formaldehyde.
  • Lauderhill to impose smoke shop moratorium

    The recent increase in the number of people wanting to open smoke shops in the city has Lauderhill officials and staff worried. At a meeting last week, city officials took the first step toward regulating smoke shops by giving initial approval to an...

    Cigarettes out, hookahs in at Philadelphia clubs

    Cigarettes out, hookahs in at Philadelphia clubs
    Elly Silie of Atlantic City ended her 25th birthday with a night of drinking and a stop at Infusion Lounge at 2nd and Market streets for some hookah. Clad in sleek, black dresses and heels, her and her friends entered the lounge where half-naked women...

    Study offers support for the notion of e-cigarettes as a gateway drug

    Study offers support for the notion of e-cigarettes as a gateway drug
    Do e-cigarettes lure teens into a world of vice that turns them into smokers of regular cigarettes? This is the big fear of anti-smoking activists, and new data from Hawaii suggest they may be right. A survey of 1,941 ninth- and 10th-graders from Oahu...

    Move over tobacco: U.S. teens now prefer e-cigarettes, study finds

    Move over tobacco: U.S. teens now prefer e-cigarettes, study finds
    Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional cigarettes as the most popular smoking device among American teens, researchers reported Tuesday. In fact,  8th and 10th graders were twice as likely to report having used an e-cigarette in the past 30...