E-Cigarettes

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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