WHAT ARE E-CIGARETTES?
E-Cigarettes are vaping devices that contain nicotine , and generally offer a wide variety of flavors. Most of which are appealing to teens. According to Tobacco Free Kids approximately 97% of kids who use e-cigarettes use flavored varieties.
E-Cigarettes come in all sorts of different forms. But some of the most popular e-cigarettes are: Juul , Myle , and Stigs
*THESE ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF E CIG DEVICES
THEY COME IN ALL SHAPES & FORMS.
DOES YOUR TEEN VAPE?
According to the CDC more than 1 in 4 high school students are hooked on e-cigs. Most of these teens who have never smoked cigarettes are now vaping. Your teen doesn't have to be titled a "bad" or "rebellious" kid to be addicted to nicotine. There are some things you can lookout for if you are a concerned parent that are tell tale signs of these products being in the hands of your child.
WHAT TO LOOK OUT FOR!
Lookout for odd or unusual fruity smells, frequent bathroom breaks, unexplained sore throats , and common coughing. These are just a few things to keep a lookout for that may help you figure out whether or not your child may be using these products.
IS VAPING ADDICTIVE?
Although all vapes do not contain nicotine. The most popular ones tend to. Many products are unregulated when it comes to the content of their juices, making them even more of a health risk. These vapes are designed in a sleek and very concealable fashion which can make them seem much safer than they really are.
JUUL'S ARE THE MOST POPULAR ECIGARETTE AND CONTAIN HIGH LEVELS OF NICOTINE!
According to Truth Initiative "One JUUL pod contains 20 cigarettes worth of nicotine" "The amount of nicotine in one standard JUUL cartridge is roughly equal to the amount of nicotine in a pack of cigarettes, or about 200 puffs, according to the JUUL website.