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Advertising may be fueling the popularity of e-cigarettes among teens, CDC says

Advertising may be fueling the popularity of e-cigarettes among teens, CDC says

Nearly 7 in 10 middle and high school students are exposed to e-cigarette ads, and that might help explain why the electronic devices are now the most popular tobacco product among these children, U.S. health officials said Tuesday.

Results from the National Youth Tobacco Survey reveal that 66% of middle school students and 71% of high school students saw at least one e-cigarette advertisement in 2014. That suggests that 18.3 million students across the country...

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