Posts tagged "e-cigarettes"

April 17 news: E-cigarette use rises among teens, may not help smokers quit; public health funding by state

Check out today's public health news on Friday, April 17, 2015.

April 16 news: Divorce and heart health, Florida Medicaid, organ donors on Facebook

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 16, 2015.

March 26 news: Tips from former smokers, Indiana HIV outbreak, EPA and the Supreme Court

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 26, 2015.

March 16 news: Loneliness, e-cig ads, public health funding

Check out the latest in public health news for Monday, March 16, 2015.

March 3 news: ACA in the Supreme Court, e-cigarettes, teen dating violence

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
CDC discusses 'unequal' secondhand smoke risks in Facebook chat

CDC discusses ‘unequal’ secondhand smoke risks in Facebook chat

One in four nonsmokers, or 58 million Americans, is exposed to secondhand smoke. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hosted a Facebook chat on its "unequal" dangers, led by Brian King, senior scientific advisor for epidemiology in CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health.

Feb. 5 news: FDA head to resign, anti-vaccination arguments, vaping

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015.

Jan. 27 news: Neglect and brain development, Madagascar plague, e-cigarette limits

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

Jan. 9 news: Measles at Disneyland, e-cigarette regulation, flu tracking

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Jan. 9, 2015.

Nov. 18 news – Anti-smoking in MA, motorcycle helmets, cooking at home

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.

Study: Greater likelihood to smoke among young people who frequent bars

The same week that New Orleans introduces smoke-free legislation, research presented at APHA's Annual Meeting investigates young bar-goers' use of tobacco products. Read on to see what they found.

Sept. 23 news: Tattoos and skin cancer, preventing heart attacks, e-cigarrettes to quit smoking

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014.