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Graphic health warnings on cigarette packages losing their impact, study shows

Graphic health warnings on cigarette packages, such as those that depict rotting teeth, diseased mouths and throat cancer, are losing their impact as smokers become increasingly desensitized to them, according to the results of an international study. Experts say the findings highlight a need for governments to introduce more “variety” and “novelty” in their messaging… Read More »

E-Cigarette Use in Low-Risk Youths Increases Risk for Cigarette Initiation

February 18, 2019 Share this content: The association of prior e-cigarette use with cigarette initiation was even stronger in children who were considered low risk. Previously tobacco-naive children aged 12 to 15 years who have used e-cigarettes are at increased risk for later cigarette use, according to study results published in JAMA Network Open. Researchers examined… Read More »