Friday, July 19, 2019
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A woman smokes a Juul e-cigarette in New York

U.S. to Restrict E-Cigarette Flavors to Fight Teenage Vaping ‘Epidemic’

By Chris Kirkham LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavored...
Poverty tied to worse heart health among U.S. teens

Poverty Tied to Worse Heart Health among U.S. Teens

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity,...
A woman places a candle to commemorate the victims of a fatal attack on a college in the Crimean port city of Kerch, at a memorial by the Kremlin walls in Moscow

Teenager Kills 19 in Crimea College Shooting – Russian Officials

By Polina Nikolskaya and Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber MOSCOW (Reuters) At least 19 people were killed and dozens injured at a college in the Black Sea region of...
HVP vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

HVP Vaccination Not Linked with Rise in Teen Risky Sex

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) A new study adds to earlier evidence that getting vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) does not lead girls to...
LGBT youth at higher risk for suicide attempts

LGBT Youth at Higher Risk for Suicide Attempts

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) LGBT adolescents are more likely than other kids their age to try to kill themselves, a new analysis confirms Data pooled...
Teens are smoking, vaping and eating cannabis

Teens Are Smoking, Vaping and Eating Cannabis

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Adolescents who try marijuana are not just smoking it. Many are also vaping or eating cannabis, a U.S. study suggests Almost...