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The New York Times interviews UB expert about kids and e-cigarette use

Published September 5, 2013

An article in The New York Times about the growing use of e-cigarettes among middle and high school students quotes Gary Giovino, professor and chair of the Department of Community Health and Health Behaviors. “Kids love gadgets and the marketing for these things is in your face,” he said, adding that the rising use of e-cigarettes risked reversing societal trends in which smoking had fallen out of fashion.

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http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/06/health/e-cigarette-use-doubles-among-students-survey-shows.html?ref=health&_r=0

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