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Teen vaping numbers climb, fueled by Juul and mint flavor

Teen vaping numbers climb, fueled by Juul and mint flavor Photo: Pixabay / MGN

Updated: November 05, 2019 08:34 AM

New research shows U.S. teens who use electronic cigarettes prefer ones made by Juul Labs, and mint is the top flavor for many of them. That suggests a shift after Juul's sweeter flavors were removed from retail stores.

The results are in two studies published online Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association.  They include a U.S. government report based on a survey indicating that the U.S. teen vaping epidemic shows no signs of slowing down.

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