e-cigarettes

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Joe DeStio
February 12, 2020 - 5:29 pm
There would be no more smoking in any public place in Pennsylvania under legislation proposed by a Pittsburgh state lawmaker.
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Joe DeStio
September 13, 2019 - 10:11 am
As the Food and Drug Administration moves to ban flavored additives to e-cigarettes, Pennsylvania health officials have put out a new report on vaping injuries.
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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 file photo, a woman takes a puff from a cannabis vape pen in Los Angeles. On Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, U.S. health officials are again urging people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
Associated Press
September 06, 2019 - 1:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses. Officials said they had identified 450 possible cases, including at least three deaths, in 33 states. The count includes a newly...
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July 26, 2019 - 1:32 pm
A top executive for Juul Labs said that his company never intended its electronic cigarettes to be adopted by underage teenagers, as House lawmakers on Thursday accused the company of fueling the vaping craze among high schoolers.
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Shelby Cassesse
June 27, 2019 - 2:22 pm
San Francisco officials recent passed a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes
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March 13, 2019 - 12:17 pm
U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan designed to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online.
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Pennsylvania gets an “F” grade from the American Lung Association in spending to reduce smoking and e-cigarette use.
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Joe DeStio
February 01, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Pennsylvania gets an “F” grade from the American Lung Association in spending to reduce smoking and e-cigarette use. The State of Tobacco Control Report says the state fails in funding for tobacco prevention, the level of tobacco taxes, and access to services to...
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