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US Surgeon General releases advisory on e-cigarette use among youth

US Surgeon General releases advisory on e-cigarette use among youth
December 18, 2018
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FDA announces new steps to curb youth tobacco use

November 15, 2018
The FDA announced today that to get youth to stop smoking, it will revisit significant parts of two policies that restrict access to newly regulated non-combustible…
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Adverse childhood experiences ‘a population-level concern’

Infectious Diseases in Children, November 2018
More than 60% of Americans have experienced at least one instance of adversity in their childhood, including physical, emotional or sexual abuse and parental separation…
In the Journals

Juul, pod-based e-cigarettes increasingly popular among teens

October 31, 2018
Adolescents and young adults are using pod-based e-cigarettes — such as Juul — more frequently than other types of e-cigarettes and conventional cigarettes…
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Organic and Synthetic Cannabinoid Use in Adolescents

Pediatric Annals, January 2013, Volume 42 Issue 1
According to current statistics from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 39.9% of adolescents surveyed…
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Opioid Use Disorder: Moving Beyond the Status Quo to Save Lives

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Indivior, Inc.

Prescription opioid abuse has become a major epidemic in the United States. Statistics released by the US Centers for…
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VIDEO: Using SBIRT in your psychiatric practice

October 24, 2016
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