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A vaping cessation program returns to Westport

The recent outbreak of nicotine addiction and positive feedback from previous programs has led to a return of the vaping cessation program in Westport.

Mia Daignault '20, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

According to a recent study by The Hub, 45% of Fairfield County high school juniors and seniors and 25% of freshman and sophomores reported vaping in the last month. In a 2018 survey, 12% of Fairfield County high school students say they have vaped marijuana in the last month.  These numbers and the recent death...

Trump Administration targets teen vaping epidemic

This image, providing various popular vaping devices, shows only a small scale of the products on the market.

October 4, 2019

The Trump Administration addressed the growing health concerns of teenage use of e-cigarettes after a recent increase in teens with respiratory related illnesses has been linked to vaping and five recent deaths of adult e-cigarette consumers. This prompted the U.S. Center for Disease Control to...

Hooked on Hookah

March 26, 2010

Devin Skolnick '11 & Sammy Warshaw '12 Web Features Editor & Staff Writer It invades your Facebook news feeds. It's seen at parties. It even moonlights as a best friend's fake lamp. It’s hookah. According to, a hookah is “a tobacco pipe with a long, flexible...

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