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Leah Ranney

Leah Ranney

Leah Ranney is Director of Tobacco Prevention and Evaluation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a Research Associate Professor in the UNC Department of Family Medicine. She has 16 years’ experience leading multiple public health research and evaluation projects.

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Column: Flavored e-cigarettes sweetly lure kids into vaping and also mislead them to dismiss danger, studies suggest

By: - September 26, 2019

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Sept. 15 that he plans to pursue emergency regulations to quickly ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, making New York the second state to consider such a ban. Cuomo’s action came only days after the Trump administration called for a ban on flavored e-cigarettes in an effort to […]