A bill that would ban the sale of flavored vaping products in New Jersey will take effect 90 days after being signed by the governor.
Officials say the teenager had a’chronic underlying medical condition,’ but condition has not yet been identified.
Perceived health risks of nicotine and toxins/chemicals in e-cigarettes differed significantly by gender, race, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status, with adjustment for e-cigarette use status.
Sole e-cigarette use was not linked to increased odds of stroke in national sample of young adults.
Flavored liquid nicotine used in “open tank systems” will not be included in the ban.
In 2014, 8.8% of lifetime e-cigarette users initiated use at age 14 or younger vs 28.6% in 2018.
Vitamin E acetate has been identified in nearly all patients with e-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung injury.
The measure to raise the age to buy tobacco products was supported by many tobacco and electronic cigarette companies.