February 20, 2019

children's health


  • Flavored Cigars: Tempting Teens?
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    Flavored Cigars: Tempting Teens?

    by Keng Lam, MD

    One group of sweet-tasting tobacco products is grabbing a lot of attention from the youth market. They are flavored little cigars—inexpensive, cigarette-size products that come in flavors such as grape, chocolate and strawberry. And sales are way up.

  • Indoor Cooking Dangers
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    Indoor Cooking Dangers

    by David Tuller, DrPH

    Researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and elsewhere have been investigating how a common activity—cooking—exposes millions of Americans to pollutants indoors.