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Study: Teen tobacco use has risen 80 percent in the past year

FILE - In this April 23, 2014 file photo, a man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

A new study credits vaping and e-cigarettes to a spike in teen tobacco use.

The CDC reports an 80-percent jump in high school use last year.

The report ties the rise in popularity to Juul, a type of e-cigarette that uses flavored nicotine pods.

One of the report's authors says this is the biggest jump in teen tobacco use since 1999.

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