Researchers from the UC San Francisco found that youth using e-cigarettes were more likely to try quitting, but also were less likely to have stopped smoking and were smoking more, not less.
The study also reveals that the odds of using e-cigarettes were higher among students who had made an attempt to quit smoking than those who had not. The study is published online in the current issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Programs that provide preventive, diagnostic and inpatient, outpatient and residential treatment services as well as transitional support for people who have a physical and/or psychological dependency on tobacco, alcohol and/or other drugs. Addictions; Alcohol Rehabilitation; Alcoholism; Alcohol-Related Triage; Chemical Abuse; Chemical Dependency; Drug Addiction; Drug Habit; Drug Rehabilitation; Drug-Related Triage; Maintenance Treatment; Medication Abuse; Narcotic Habit; Perinatal Alcohol Treatment; Perinatal Drug Treatment; Perinatal Substance Abuse Treatment; Public Inebriate Transportation; Substance Abuse Rehabilitation
Programs that provide treatment services for people who wish to control their dependence on nicotine and give up cigarettes and other substances containing nicotine. Anti-Smoking Campaigns; Nicotine Dependency; Tobacco Habit; Smoke-Free Advocacy (with COMMON CODE Advocacy -B); Smoking Withdrawal Clinics; Stop Smoking Programs
Mulago Foundation’s Associate Portfolio Director, Kristin Gilliss, writes how the Skoll World Forum is featuring a variety of delegates and speakers working on innovative solutions to societal challenges worldwide.