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COVID-19: the connection to smoking and vaping, and resources for quitting

Those who smoke or vape e-cigarettes may be especially concerned about COVID-19 because it attacks the lungs and could be a particularly serious threat to tobacco users.

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Puff Bars

Dangerous loopholes: Young e-cigarette users report swapping products as vaping policies change

Following the removal of certain flavors of JUUL young users switched to other brands still offering sweet and fruity flavors.

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Spinning a new tobacco industry: How Big Tobacco is trying to sell a do-gooder image and what Americans think about it

As the youth e-cigarette use epidemic intensifies, the tobacco industry is undertaking a massive campaign to convince people it has turned over a new leaf – but the American public isn’t buying it. 

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What are Puff Bars?

Mimicking the popular e-cigarette JUUL, disposable Puff Bars are a type of vape that contain high levels of nicotine and come in many youth-appealing flavors.

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One year of recovery: the journey from opioid addiction

The Truth About Opioids campaign brought Americans face-to-face with one woman’s opioid addiction, withdrawal and treatment. One year later, she’s celebrating her recovery.

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