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August 13, 2018

Miech cited in Forbes piece on e-cigarettes

Richard Miech’s research on teen and young adult e-cigarette use was cited in a Forbes.com piece examining the vaping trend. Miech says, “vaping can provide a physical pathway to smoking by creating an addiction to nicotine. Among adolescents, vaping strongly predicts future cigarette experimentation.”

Related report: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2018. Combustible Tobacco Cigarette Smoking Among Youth and Young Adults. In Public health consequences of e-cigarettes. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: https://doi.org/10.17226/24952.