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E-cigarette Use Trend and Pattern among Texas High School Students: Considering the Inverse Relationship with Cigarette Smoking
Purpose: Over the last decade, e-cigarettes have grown in popularity, surpassing cigarettes as the most widely used tobacco product among adolescents in the United States. Current evidence suggests that using e-cigarettes ...
The epidemiology of obesity among U.S. adolescents and the association with adequate sleep
Purpose: Childhood obesity, a leading risk factor for chronic illnesses and deaths, is a major public health concern. Increasing evidence suggests that sleep deprivation has a negative impact on metabolism and results in ...
Not So Easy Sleeping: A Canary in The Coal Mine for Adolescent Asthma?
Purpose: Sleep is an important biologic process and deficits in sleep can lead to poor physical and mental health outcomes. Proper sleep is important for all ages; however, younger individuals need more sleep to maintain ...