Tobacco News- June 13, 2014

Teen Smoking Dropped to the Lowest Level in 22 Years

“There has been a significant drop in the rate of cigarette smoking among high school students, the lowest since the survey on youth behavior began in 1991, according to a federal report.” More…

R U Ready To Quit Smoking? Texting Can Help

“Smokers who want to quit have all sorts of tools at their disposal: call lines, nicotine patches, medication, friends, doctors. And now, texts.” More…

U.S. Lawmakers Urge Ban on E-Cigarettes on Airplanes

“E-cigarette use should be banned on domestic flights and those to or from the United States, seven U.S. senators said on Tuesday in a letter urging the Department of Transportation to finalize rules proposed almost three years ago.” More…