E-cigarettes are devices that heat a liquid into an aerosol that the user inhales. Vaping the liquid usually has nicotine and flavoring in it, and other additives. The nicotine in e-cigarettes and regular cigarettes is addictive. E-cigarettes are considered tobacco products because most of them contain nicotine, which comes from tobacco.
As a parent, you hold a significant amount of influence over your child’s actions. By talking to your child about vaping, you may help them choose to not vape or to try quitting. Visit these sites for more information and on how to approach this conversation with your children.
Reducing Vaping Among Youth and Young Adults – SAMHSA Evidence Based Resource Guide
Center on Addiction is a science-based, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization founded in 1992 by former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare Joseph A. Califano, Jr. Its purpose is to find, promote and enact the necessary solutions to end America’s deadly
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How to Talk With Your Kids about Vaping.