February 21, 2018
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in the Yellohammer State to increase the smoking age from 19 to 21.
December 4, 2015
A Yale University researcher has found a link between bans on e-cigarette use by youth under age 18 and increases in underage cigarette smoking rates.
April 22, 2015
This research paper, written by Yale University associate professor of public health Abigail Friedman, studies the effects of state bans on e-cigarette sales to minors affect underage smoking rates in those states.
March 28, 2016
A study published by a Yale researcher in April 2015 examines the causal impact of access to electronic cigarettes, commonly called “e-cigarettes,” on teen smoking and questions whether state bans raise or reduce teen smoking rates.
February 3, 2002
This paper uses government socioeconomic and public health data to determine the correlation between tobacco taxes and underage illegal smoking rates.
September 12, 2018
“Although ‘protecting the children’ is a laudable goal, this rhetoric is overused and threatens the millions of smokers who have quit smoking combustible cigarettes by using these products.” - Lindsey Stroud
October 22, 2019
Proposed law would prohibit the sale and distribution of flavored electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
April 29, 2019
Comment to U.S. Food and Drug Administration urging the agency to reconsider modifying their finalized rule to hasten the deadline for manufacturers of flavored tobacco products to submit their Premarket Tobacco Product Applications.
November 21, 2019
Proposal would ban sales of all flavored electronic cigarettes and vaping devices in Suffolk County, New York.
January 29, 2019
Proposal in Arizona to regulate e-cigarettes and vaping devices as tobacco products is a disservice to public health, and lawmakers should regulate tobacco products based on their level of harm.