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Vapor from e-cigarettes contains toxins, although fewer than conventional cigarettes. mauro_grigollo/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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E-Cigarettes Likely Encourage Kids To Try Tobacco But May Help Adults Quit

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A JUUL e-cigarette for sale at Fast Eddie's Smoke Shop in Boston. The sleek devices are easy to conceal, which makes them popular with teenagers. Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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The liquid used in e-cigarettes comes in fruit and candy flavors like cherry and peppermint. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Teens' Use Of E-Cigarettes Drops For The First Time, CDC Says

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Going slow isn't necessarily the best route to ditching cigarettes. Patrik Stollarz /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To Quit Smoking, It's Best To Go Cold Turkey

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Smokers More Likely To Quit If Their Own Cash Is On The Line

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Will this maker of snus, an alternative to cigarettes, be allowed to claim it is less harmful? Swedish Match hide caption

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Tobacco Firm Seeks Softer Warning For Cigarette Alternative

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A woman tries electronic cigarettes at a store in Miami. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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FDA Moves To Regulate Increasingly Popular E-Cigarettes

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In Pregnancy, What's Worse? Cigarettes Or The Nicotine Patch?

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