Vaping in the News & Media
Vaping (use of e-cigarette/vapor products) among students has rapidly increased over the last two years according to the latest Washington Health Youth Survey and has been gaining media attention.
Broken Promises to Our Children
States continue to severely underfund tobacco prevention and cessation programs proven to save lives and money.
2018 Washington State Healthy Youth Survey
Data Brief: Tobacco and Vapor Products
American Lung Association
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Latest Videos & News
Vaping Cost One Teen His Health and Dreams
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Association of Washington State Principals (AWSP) interview with Washington State Secretary of Health, John Weisman
In the News
August 16, 2019 | Washington Post
Mystery Lung Illness Linked to Vaping
July 15, 2019 | CNBC
Vaporized: Americas E-Cigarette Addiction (Video)
June 24, 2019 | U.S. Food & Drug Administration
Think E-Cigs Can’t Harm Teens’ Health?
May 22, 2019 | Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Over 125 Organizations Call on Social Media Companies to End All Tobacco Advertising
April 5, 2019 | Kiro7 News
Governor Jay Inslee signs Tobacco 21 bill into law
March 18, 2019 | Healthy Youth Survey
Vaping use increases among Washington youth
March 18, 2019 | CNN
To help fight vaping, schools look to their own students
January 18,2019 | Truth Initiative
How Are Schools Responding to Juul and the Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic?
January 18, 2019 | NBC News
New program launched to help curb teen vaping epidemic
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