Category: Vaping

Vaping and e-cigarettes are growing in popularity among teens and adults.  Learn the details and dangers of vaping here.

Teen Vaping: A Rising Concern!

Teen Vaping and Holding Juul Vape Pen Every year since 1975, the NIDA-funded Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey provides valuable insight into drug use and related trends of American youth. The most recent results of the 2018 MTF survey delivered some shocking news: skyrocketing in Teen Vaping and the use of nicotine in E-cigarette and vaping devices since 2017. Teen Vaping & e-cigarette [...]
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Pro-inflammatory Effects of E-cigarette Vapor

Guy with E-cigarette Dr. Mark Gold’s Research You Can Use E-cigarettes are battery-operated devices that emit doses of vaporized nicotine, or non-nicotine solutions, aimed at providing an identical sensation to inhaling tobacco smoke, without the smoke. These claim to help bypass many of the health risks associated with tobacco smoking, offering a more healthful alternative to cigarettes. A [...]
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Dangers of Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping

Teenage Girl with an Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping E-cigarettes have quickly become the rave across the nation with promises to be less dangerous than the traditional cigarette.  These battery-powered devices, which are often shaped like traditional cigarettes, utilize a heating element that vaporizes a liquid nicotine solution. As a result, nicotine is inhaled into the lungs, creating a largely odorless water vapor that [...]
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E-Cigarettes Use Among Adolescents Doubled Between 2011 and 2012

Teen vaping addicted to nicotine in E-cigarettes Marketing strategies for many drug companies are commonly designed to lure the public towards purchasing and using a specific product.  In the case of e-cigarettes, these companies have effectively enticed people, particularly young adults and adolescents, enough to create a $1.7 billion industry in sales. A study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [...]
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