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Nicotine Science and Policy - Daily Digest - Mon, 21 December 2015

Teens with moderate mental health problems vape e-cigarettes

Teenagers with moderate mental health problems who may not have considered smoking conventional cigarettes are turning to electronic cigarettes, a new USC study has found. Mental health and behavioral problems such as alcohol and drug abuse are well-documented risk factors that push teens to smoke, said Adam Leventhal, lead author and associate professor of preventive medicine [...]


E-cigarettes should be promoted as a smoking cessation

Prof Bauld talks to ecancertv at NCRI 2015 about the impact of E-cigarettes on cancer.


Are Hybrids the Future for Electronic Cigarettes?

British American Tobacco (NYSEMKT:BTI) may have what could perhaps best be described as the Reese's peanut butter cup of smoking. The tobacco giant's new iFuse electronic cigarette seeks to combine the best of two worlds: the more healthful benefits of vaping and the flavor of tobacco. Smoking doesn't just have to be chocolate or peanut butter, it could be a blend of both, [...]


[...] How Public Health response to e-cigarettes better serve the public?

[...] the debate is all around how could the public health response to e-cigarettes better serve the public [...]


Doctors say raising raising legal age for smoking 'won't work'

Australia's two biggest states are not following Tasmania's plan to raise the legal smoking age to 21, and doctors warn it will not lower the number of smokers. Tasmania [...] is considering raising the legal age at which people can buy and smoke cigarettes from 18 to 21 or 25 years, putting the idea out for public consultation as part of its broader health strategy for the next decade on Sunday.


Trends in e-cigarette use in England

Prof Robert West on the trends in electronic cigarette use in England and associations with smoking up take and smoking cessation.


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