5/20/19

Drug abuse prevention, education key
https://www.journal-news.net/journal-news/drug-abuse-prevention-education-key/article_64d43bf5-bf6b-5567-a8df-3aa8a78685fc.html

Industry aims to extinguish bills that would make California first state to ban flavored tobacco
https://calmatters.org/articles/flavored-tobacco-ban-floundering-california-legislature-vaping-electronic-cigarettes/

5/17/19

Tobacco and e-cigarette promotions spark teens’ use of nicotine products, study finds
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-05-tobacco-e-cigarette-teens-nicotine-products.html

DEA: Illegal hash oil lab explosion caused East County fire
https://fox5sandiego.com/2019/05/17/dea-illegal-hash-oil-lab-explosion-caused-east-county-fire/

5/16/19

Juul seeks San Francisco vaping ballot measure
https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Juul-seeks-San-Francisco-vaping-ballot-measure-13848844.php?psid=4XMBB

A drug 50 times deadlier than heroin finds its way to California
http://peninsulapress.com/2019/05/16/a-drug-50-times-deadlier-than-heroin-finds-its-way-to-california/

5/15/19

As The Opioid Crisis Peaks, Meth And Cocaine Deaths Explode
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/opioid-crisis-meth-cocaine-deaths_b_5cdaed1ce4b0c1f748249d1c?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9uZXdzLmdvb2dsZS5jb20v&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAACILypKn4z61C8IQ_hJFuwz-S5wQwFUUtOxRWCSr7y2YrAQ6wpFD-DrkfLiCiQvXIyETFG2axHGT6i7roxLNzqv24z_g5HmLa3j7xqDz04zdvTmGTWJhx-0PBT6ovTlQ68tgFjcOyUEP7xUDUly7-m3VdwcE0eWPTPWNfTYXFGg9

Binge Drinking Causing Increase in Liver Disease Among Millennials
https://www.healthline.com/health-news/what-are-the-health-consequences-of-millennial-drinking-binges

5/10/19

Students get firsthand look at how alcohol, marijuana, texting while driving can destroy lives
https://fox8.com/2019/05/08/students-get-firsthand-look-at-how-alcohol-marijuana-texting-while-driving-can-destroy-lives/

Program offers homeless drug users treatment instead of jail
https://fox5sandiego.com/2019/05/08/program-offers-homeless-drug-users-treatment-instead-of-jail/

Beverly Hills Closes in on Sweeping Tobacco Sales Ban
https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/health/Beverly-Hills-Considering-Ban-on-Tobacco-Sales-509613541.html

What are the rules for advertising recreational marijuana in California?
https://www.politifact.com/california/article/2019/may/09/pot-101-update-what-are-rules-advertising-recreati/

5/8/19

Walmart raises minimum age to buy tobacco in its stores to 21
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/walmart-raises-minimum-age-to-buy-tobacco-in-its-stores-to-21

5/7/19

E-Cigarettes Used in 5% of U.S. Homes With Kids
https://consumer.healthday.com/cancer-information-5/electronic-cigarettes-970/e-cigarettes-used-in-5-37-of-u-s-homes-with-kids-745948.html

Severe alcohol-related liver disease on the rise, study finds
https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/severe-alcohol-related-liver-disease-rise-study-finds-n1002776

5/6/19

California SB 58 Opponents Hold Los Angeles Press Event
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/california-sb-58-opponents-hold-los-angeles-press-event-300843907.html

Overdoses in California prisons up 113% in three years
https://www.sfchronicle.com/crime/article/Overdoses-in-California-prisons-up-113-in-three-13819811.php?psid=397QR

Marijuana Grow Discovered in Fire at Mira Mesa Home
https://www.nbcsandiego.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Marijuana-Grow-Discovered-in-Fire-at-Mira-Mesa-Hom_San-Diego-509526262.html

Fentanyl Becoming a Deadly Accomplice in Cocaine, Meth Abuse
https://consumer.healthday.com/general-health-information-16/drug-abuse-news-210/fentanyl-becoming-a-deadly-accomplice-in-cocaine-meth-abuse-745855.html

5/3/19

First Thirdhand Smoke Resource Center in Nation Opens at San Diego State University
https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/thirdhand-smoke-public-resource-center-san-diego-state-university-509344611.html

Why Pregnant Women Should Avoid E-Cigarettes
https://www.healthline.com/health-news/why-pregnant-women-should-avoid-e-cigarettes

5/2/19

LA says NO to the 4am Last Call Bar Bill!
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/los-angeles-says-no-4-am-last-call-300842356.html

PSAs Feature Kids With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
https://www.thefix.com/psas-feature-kids-fetal-alcohol-spectrum-disorder

Local Physician Works To Ban Tobacco in the U.S.
https://www.nbcsandiego.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Local-Physician-Works-To-Ban-Tobacco-in-the-US–509353321.html

5/1/19

Opinion: Keeping San Diego Bars Open Until 4 a.m. Makes Zero Sense
https://timesofsandiego.com/opinion/2019/04/30/keeping-san-diego-bars-open-until-4-a-m-makes-zero-sense/

7 Surprising Signs Drinking Alcohol May Be Impacting Your Gut Health, According To Experts
https://www.bustle.com/p/7-surprising-signs-drinking-alcohol-may-be-impacting-your-gut-health-according-to-experts-17232736

Nation Experiencing an Increase in Rate of Fentanyl Positivity Among Urine Drug Tests
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/nation-experiencing-an-increase-in-rate-of-fentanyl-positivity-among-urine-drug-tests-also-positive-for-cocaine-or-methamphetamine-according-to-jama-network-open-study-300841353.html

Social Media/News Post May 2019