Cuomo issues emergency executive action to ban flavored e-cigs

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced plans to combat the increasing number of youths who vape.
2:06 | 09/15/19

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First. You want to say. We should bay in all waivers. Besides tobacco. And mental. 60% of the use. Or flavored. Products. And if flavored products are highly attractive. To young people. Names like bubble don't. Cotton candy. Captain Crunch. Which was miked. These are obviously. Targeted. To young people. And highly effective a targeting. Young people. We would ban all flavors. Beside aids tobacco. And mental. There is a debate. About whether or not menthol should be ban. And doctors are and I'd have have discussed this doctors are refused at this point. He is not yet ready to ban mental. Why there is some data that suggests. For menthol cigarette smokers. Again who have tried every other device to stop smoking they write the laws and to try to medication they fried everything. Nothing else work. Is very limited pool. And did frying baking. The menthol. Flavor for debate being. Helps menthol cigarette smokers. So at this point. Doctors at present recommendation is he's not prepared. To recommend expanding mental. Bought. Department of health is going to continue study consultations. With the public health and health planning council. And that could change in the future.

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