Deaths of despair: The opioid epidemic is just part of the problem

Opioid-related deaths contributed to more than 60,000 U.S. lives lost in 2016 but absolute declines in life expectancy relative to other countries and in various measures of psychosocial well-being have been observed starting as early as 1980. Researchers provide an overview of trends toward both increasing despair and declining health observed among many groups of people in the United States.
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Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban

  1. Calling teen vaping ‘epidemic,’ officials weigh flavor ban  Fox News
  2. FDA considers ban on flavored e-cigarettes to protect minors  Reuters
  3. E-cigarette use is an ‘epidemic,’ FDA chief says  NBCNews.com
  4. Statement From Kevin Burns, JUUL Labs Chief Executive Officer, Regarding Recent FDA Request – JUUL Support  JUUL Support
  5. FDA Cracks Down on Juul and E-Cigarette Retailers  New York Times
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E-cigarette use is an 'epidemic,' FDA chief says

  1. E-cigarette use is an ‘epidemic,’ FDA chief says  NBCNews.com
  2. FDA Chief Considers Ban of All Flavored E-Cigarettes  Wall Street Journal
  3. FDA Intensifies Crackdown On E-Cigarette Sales To Teenagers  NPR
  4. Statement From Kevin Burns, JUUL Labs Chief Executive Officer, Regarding Recent FDA Request – JUUL Support  JUUL Support
  5. FDA Cracks Down on Juul and E-Cigarette Retailers  New York Times
  6. Full coverage


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