Daily Archives: 01/22/2018
Tennessee lawmakers push for higher vaping age
State Senator Jeff Yarbro and fellow Democrat Representative Darren Jernigan tabled the bill in the state House and Senate this week; titled HB1706 in the House, and SB1636 in the Senate, it’s a simple bill that changes the age in several state laws from 18 to 19. Yarbro and Jernigan haven’t gone public to justify…
Teens who start vaping are more likely to end up smoking, UCSF study finds
Youths who vape are more likely to light up.
That’s the conclusion reached by UCSF researchers, who found that using any form of tobacco – including electronic cigarettes, chewing tobacco, water pipes and snuff – makes a teenager more likely to get hooked on conventional cigarettes.
“Teens who experimented with tobacco in any form were…