Smoking and Vaping

Smoking and Vaping

Outbreak of Severe Pulmonary Disease Associated with Using E-cigarette Products
August 30, 2019
By Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
As of August 27, 2019, 215 possible cases of severe pulmonary disease associated with the use of e-cigarette products have been reported by 25 states and additional pulmonary illnesses are under investigation.

The Price of Cool: A Teenager, a Juul and Nicotine Addiction
November 16, 2018
By Jan Hoffman / The New York Times
E-cigarettes may help tobacco smokers quit. But the alluring devices can swiftly induce a nicotine habit in teenagers who never smoked. This is the tale of one person’s struggle.

What parents should know about the 'huge epidemic' of vaping
November 17, 2018
By Wayne Drash / CNN

High school e-cigarette use has jumped nearly 80%. Now, the FDA wants new regulations
November 15, 2018
By Michael Nedelman / CNN

Vaping, e-cigarettes, JUULing: what parents, teens need to know
November 12, 2018
University of Alabama Birmingham

As teen use of Juul soars, doctors ask, what's really in these e-cigs?
November 1, 2018
By Kenzi Abou-Sabe and Cynthia McFadden / NBC News
One study found that teens who used fruit-flavored e-cigarettes had higher levels of a probable carcinogen called acrylonitrile in their urine.

As vaping surges, teen cigarette smoking ticks up after decades of decline
October 22, 2018
By Angelica LaVito / CNBC

F.D.A. Targets Vaping, Alarmed by Teenage Use
September 12, 2018
By Sheila Kaplan and Jan Hoffman / The New York Times