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Youth to Youth kids talk tobacco with FDA

Tweet DOVER — Drug and alcohol prevention advocates traveled to Boston last month to represent Dover Youth to Youth on their tobacco prevention tactics. Youth to Youth members Kaitlyn Hutchins and Nick Piscitello spoke at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products on how they are reaching out to their community on tobacco use prevention. The CTP is responsible for regulation of tobacco products and Youth to Youth ... Jump to full article >>

City smokers begin turning to e-cigarettes

Tweet Local electronic cigarette use may be spurred by recent freezing temperatures and the statewide smoking ban, but health advocates are cautioning people of marketing claims and use of the unregulated product. Because the battery operated devices, also referred to as “e-cigarettes”, are not considered a tobacco product, there is no law governing its sale or use. The Food and Drug Administration is currently awaiting a decision in a federa ... Jump to full article >>