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David Madden
November 01, 2019 - 1:23 pm
A new study suggests New Jersey youths are exposed to e-cigarettes and begin to vape as early as their preteen years. Read more here.
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 5:10 pm
For the first time, U.S. health regulators have judged a type of smokeless tobacco to be less harmful than cigarettes, a decision that could open the door to other less risky options for smokers.
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Pat Loeb
October 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Philadelphia leaders introduced a bill on Thursday that could restrict minor's access to e-cigarette products.
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Antionette Lee
October 03, 2019 - 6:01 pm
New Jersey officials are taking swift action to protect residents — especially young people — from vape products after at least one death in the Garden State was linked to electronic smoking devices. Read more here.
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AP News
October 03, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Delaware public health officials are reporting the state's first vaping-related death. Read the latest here.
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AP News
September 27, 2019 - 8:57 am
Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness, and the death toll has risen to 13. Read more here.
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AP News
September 25, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he is now in favor of legalizing marijuana for recreational use and is asking lawmakers to consider it. Read more here.
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Tony Romeo
September 25, 2019 - 2:20 pm
The state Senate has sent the House a bill that would raise to 21 the legal age to purchase nicotine and vaping products.
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KYW Staff
September 24, 2019 - 4:00 am
Living in close proximity to retail establishments that sell tobacco products and e-cigarettes appears to make it harder for smokers to kick the habit.
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Flashpoint
September 22, 2019 - 8:51 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Newsradio Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg talks about domestic violence, vaping and Might Writers.
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