E-Cigarettes Blog Posts

FDA: Vaping Prevention and Education Resource Center

The FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) announced the launch of the Vaping Prevention and Education Resource Center.  The online resource center provides science-based, standards-mapped materials that teachers can use to help their students understand the dangers associated with vaping and nicotine addiction. The new resource center features numerous age-appropriate, cross-curricular resources for teachers to […]

FDA Denies Authorization to Market JUUL Products

See original Food and Drug Administration Press Release Here For Immediate Release: June 23, 2022   Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued marketing denial orders (MDOs) to JUUL Labs Inc. for all of their products currently marketed in the United States. As a result, the company must stop selling and distributing these products. In addition, […]

Our Breath is Sacred E-Cigarette Imaging Campaign

Below are e-cigarette/vaping communications resources directed toward Native American and Alaska Native youth.  This was developed in partnership with the Hannahville Health Center at the Hannahville Indian Community and the Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan. There are two posters and nine social media posts. These posters and social media posts may be used and shared in […]

Notes from the Field: E-Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — National Youth Tobacco Survey, United States, 2021

On September 30, 2021, CDC and the Food and Drug Administration are releasing the following tobacco-related article in the journal, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Notes from the Field:  E-Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — National Youth Tobacco Survey, United States, 2021 Youth e-cigarette use remains a serious public health concern […]

FDA Takes Action on Approximately 4.5 Million ENDS Products

From Food and Drug Administration:  FULL ARTICLE On August 9, FDA issued a Refuse to File (RTF) letter to JD Nova Group LLC.  The letter notified the company that their Premarket Tobacco Product Applications (PMTAs) that are associated with approximately 4.5 million of their products do not meet the filing requirements for a new tobacco […]

Back to School and E-Cigarettes

With the back to school season upon us, it’s time to talk about e-cigarette use and the effects on students. From the Food and Drug Administration, from 2017 – 2018, current e-cigarette use – defined by use on at least one day in the past 30 days – by high school students increased 78 percent, […]

Community Led Efforts: Current Trends of E-cigs/Vaping & Youth

Webinar presented by Nuestras Voces and ASPIRE Networks REGISTER HERE E-cigarettes are very popular with young people and since 2014, these commercial tobacco products have been the most commonly used among youth.  In 2020, about 1 in 5 high school students and 1 in 20 middle school students reported currently used e-cigarettes.  Hispanic and Asian […]

Truth Initiative: Vaping more than triples odds that young people will use little cigars and other combustible tobacco products

From Truth Initiative A new Truth Initiative study found that young people 15-21 who use e-cigarettes or ever used JUUL have over 3x higher odds of initiating use of cigars, little cigars, or cigarillos (CLCCs), compared to those who never vaped.  These findings are the latest in a line of reports showing a significant association […]

Begin Quitting Smoking Today — Keep Tobacco Sacred | Free help: 1-855-5AI-QUIT | AIQuitline.com

Native Americans in Michigan can begin the journey to keep tobacco sacred and quit smoking commercial tobacco today by calling 1-855-5AI-QUIT (1-855-524-7848) or visit aiquitline.com for free culturally tailored quit coaching.  The American Indian Commercial Tobacco Program (AICTP) is a free resource dedicated to helping Native Americans in Michigan begin their journey to quit using […]

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-Containing E-Cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use Behaviors Among Adults After the Onset of the 2019 Outbreak of E-Cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI)

CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health has released the following tobacco-related article in the journal, Addicted Behaviors During the E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) outbreak, patient data on tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-containing e-cigarette, or vaping, product (EVP) use was collected, but data on product use among non-affected adults after the onset of the EVALI […]

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