Tobacco Disorder
AMA Calls for Greater Electronic Cigarette Regulation

AMA Calls for Greater Electronic Cigarette Regulation

The AMA has adopted several policies to improve the regulation of tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes.

CDC: E-Cigarette Sales in the United States Climb as Prices Fall

CDC: E-Cigarette Sales in the United States Climb as Prices Fall

There was a large increase in sales of electronic cigarettes and related products in the United States in recent years as their prices fell.

E-Cigarettes Don't Seem to Aid Smoking Cessation Efforts

E-Cigarettes Don't Seem to Aid Smoking Cessation Efforts

Electronic cigarette use is most common among current smokers.

Abstinence Rates for Substance Use Increasing Among Teens

Abstinence Rates for Substance Use Increasing Among Teens

There have been substantial increases in complete abstinence from substance use reported by high school students over the past 40 years.

Misleading Popular YouTube Videos Affect Attitudes About Tobacco

Misleading Popular YouTube Videos Affect Attitudes About Tobacco

Misleading portrayals of tobacco's health consequences in popular YouTube videos can increase positivity toward featured products including hookahs and e-cigarettes.

E-Cigarettes May Help Some Quit Tobacco Smoking

E-Cigarettes May Help Some Quit Tobacco Smoking

Some individuals self-report that electronic cigarettes help them quit smoking conventional cigarettes.

FIRS: Guidance Offered for Protecting Youth From E-Cigarettes

FIRS: Guidance Offered for Protecting Youth From E-Cigarettes

Youth should be protected from electronic cigarettes and other nicotine delivery devices.

E-Cigarette Flavorings May Impair Vascular Function

E-Cigarette Flavorings May Impair Vascular Function

Flavoring additives used in electronic cigarettes may have adverse effects on blood vessels.

Little Evidence Nicotine Preloading Helps Smokers Quit

Little Evidence Nicotine Preloading Helps Smokers Quit

Nicotine preloading does not significantly increase subsequent smoking abstinence in adult daily smokers with tobacco dependence.

AAFP Joins Call on FDA to Reduce Nicotine Content in Cigarettes

AAFP Joins Call on FDA to Reduce Nicotine Content in Cigarettes

AAFP and other signatories also call on FDA to apply the proposal to other combustible tobacco products.

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