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Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teens have been using drugs less and less over the past few decades, with two notable exceptions, according to a new study this week. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most substances since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have increased. The results …

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Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teens have been using drugs less and less over the past few decades, with two notable exceptions, according to a new study this week. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most substances since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have increased. The results …

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'We haven't seen a spike in food inflation yet': Food price increase is highest since 1979, and this staple is up nearly 40% from last year

‘We haven’t seen a spike in food inflation yet’: Food price increase is highest since 1979, and this staple is up nearly 40% from last year

Food prices continued to rise in August, putting pressure on low- and middle-income households in particular. Foods to prepare at home rose 13.5% in the month from a year ago, the highest growth rate since March 1979, according to government data. The rise in the cost of living was 8.3% year-on-year in August. Food, in …

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