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One city's answer to preventing teen e-cigarette use: Sell in adult-only stores

This comes on the heels of Massachusetts raising the legal age for tobacco purchases from 18 to 21, which goes into effect on December 31. Somerville’s move, the first of its kind in the state and possibly the nation, goes further by taking menthol and e-cigarettes out of shops, like convenience stores, that teens can… Read More »

'Huffing' Deodorant Cost One Teen His Life

Print this page THURSDAY, Nov. 15, 2018 — Aerosol products are found in every household but can be potential killers, doctors warn. Highlighting the dangers posed by “huffing,” Dutch physicians outline the tragic case of a 19-year-old who died after inhaling spray deodorant to get high. The teenager, who’d been in a residential drug rehabilitation… Read More »