|Titre :||Start-up e-cigarette brand aims to "improve smokers' lives" (2018)|
|Auteurs :||D. KAMEROW|
|Type de document :||Article : Périodique|
|Dans :||British Medical Journal (Vol.362, n°8161, 14 July 2018)|
|Article en page(s) :||k2930|
|Discipline :||SAN (Santé publique / Public health)|
Thésaurus TOXIBASECIGARETTE ELECTRONIQUE ; INDUSTRIE DU TABAC
But the Juul "epidemic" in schools is very worrisome.
Great news: the prevalence of cigarette smoking continues to decline in the US, now down to about 14% of the population. Quite a change from 42% in the early 1960s. Furthermore, high school students’ cigarette smoking rate has declined to a new low of 9%.
These decreases may be, in part, because of the increased use of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), or e-cigarettes. And that, on the other hand, may not be good news, because e-cigarettes have become wildly popular with teenagers. As Time magazine recently said, "Vaping is the new smoking. Is that a good thing?" [Extract]
|Domaine :||Tabac / Tobacco|
|Refs biblio. :||7|
|Affiliation :||Georgetown University, UK|