Health Authority

Tobacco and minors

Oregon tobacco retailers get mixed grade in sales to minors (KTVZ, 9/9/2019)

Cigarillo use by young people worries OHA (My Columbia Basin, 9/9/2019)

Oregon tobacco retail enforcement, retailer inspection results (serial) Oregon Health Authority

Assessing Oregon’s retail environment : shining light on tobacco industry facts (2019) Oregon Health Authority

Students and suicide

In Oregon, academic pressures, existential fears help explain rising rates of suicide, mental health conditions (Oregonian, 9/8/2019)

Youth suicide intervention and prevention plan annual report (annual) Oregon Health Authority, Health Systems Division

Youth suicide intervention and prevention plan, 2016-2020 (2015) Oregon Health Authority, Health Systems Division

Vaping-related deaths

OHA Investigating What Could Be Oregon’s 1st Vaping-Related Death (OPB, 9/3/19)

Oregon reports possible vaping death; would be second in U.S. if confirmed (Oregonian, 9/4/19)

Inhalant delivery system laws and rules report to the 2019 Oregon Legislature : review of scientific evidence and regulatory context [PDF] (2019) Oregon Health Authority

Marijuana risk to youth

OHA backs surgeon general on marijuana risks to youth (KTVZ, 8/29/2019)

Preventing underage marijuana use – parents’ guide to talking with your kids (2016) Oregon Health Authority

Cómo prevenir el consumo de marihuana en menores de edad : una guía para que los padres hablen con sus hijos (2016) Oregon Health Authority

When it comes to pot, there’s no voice like yours (2017) Oregon Health Authority

School immunizations

Measles outbreak reported in Multnomah, Clackamas counties (Portland Tribune, 8/25/19)

Parents, don’t let your child get left behind! (serial) Oregon Immunization Program

¡Padres no dejen que sus hijos se queden atrás! (serial) Oregon Immunization Program

Rodeteli, ne daĭte vashemu rebenku otstatʹ! (serial) Oregon Immunization Program

Quý vị phụ huynh, Đừng để con em quý vị chậm trễ! (serial) Oregon Immunization Program