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E-cigarettes: Facts, stats and regulations

What is an e-cigarette? How much nicotine is in an e-cigarette? Are e-cigarettes as harmful as cigarettes? This Truth Initiative fact sheet answers these questions and more. 

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Why the FDA needs to regulate e-cigarettes now

As the tally of vaping-related deaths and cases of severe lung illness rises, youth e-cigarette use continues its rapid growth — 27.5% of high schoolers are now vaping.

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What are the long-term effects of vaping?

Not much is known about the health effects of e-cigarettes like JUUL, meaning the millions of young people who vape are being treated as human test subjects.

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While you were streaming: Smoking on demand

A surge in tobacco imagery on TV, Netflix and other streaming platforms is putting youth at risk.

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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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