E-Cigarettes

Juul
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Glenn Schuck
August 20, 2019 - 1:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Dozens of parents and anti-vaping advocates demonstrated outside of the New York City headquarters of Juul Tuesday morning, demanding restrictions on the sales of flavored e-cigarettes. The demonstrators, including City Council Member Mark Levine, believe flavored e-...
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E-cigarette Juul
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Kimberly Dole
June 19, 2019 - 6:45 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Governor Ned Lamont has signed legislation increasing the age to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21. The bill which signed into law Tuesday also prohibits the sale of electronic cigarettes and vaping products to anyone under 21. The new law takes...
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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 file photo, a customer blows a cloud of smoke from a vape pipe at a local shop in Richmond, Va. Although e-cigarettes aren’t considered as risky as regular cigarettes, new research published Monday, May 27, 2019, finds a clue that their flavorings may be bad for the heart. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 27, 2019 - 5:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarettes aren't considered as risky as regular cigarettes, but researchers have found a clue that their flavorings may be bad for the heart. Longtime smokers who can't kick the addiction sometimes switch to e-cigarettes, in hopes of avoiding the cancer-causing chemicals in...
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E-cigarette Juul
Photo illustration by Calvin Mattheis/News Sentinel
January 12, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to raise the state's minimum age to buy tobacco and electronic cigarette products from 18 to 21 to curb their use by younger people.
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Vaping
Dai Sugano, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
December 17, 2018 - 12:22 pm
Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking, drinking and drug use.
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Smoking
Dreamstime
November 10, 2018 - 2:54 pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is planning to propose a ban on menthol cigarettes as it continues to crack down on nicotine products, including flavored e-cigs, reports say.
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Getty Images
November 09, 2018 - 5:49 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is taking steps to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in the hopes of curbing a sharp rise in the use of vaping products by young people, the Cuomo administration said Friday. "As the governor previously said, he's very concerned about the rise in...
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(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
November 09, 2018 - 6:52 am
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to require strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes, including age verification controls for online sales, in an effort to curtail their use among children and teenagers.
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Sen. Charles Schumer
Jasper Colt-USA TODAY
May 06, 2018 - 3:46 pm
High school and middle school students admitted Sunday that they are addicted to certain e-cigarettes, and stood with Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) urging new action.
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