In case you need some extra help
to make up your mind about vaping…
Because vaping is so new, science hasn’t fully caught up and we still don’t know all the harms and risks. One thing is clear: vaping is harmful to your health. Read the facts and listen to what your body is already telling you.
that can raise your heart rate
and blood pressure
Night sweats are just the beginning. Doctors believe that vaping is as bad for your heart as regular cigarettes.
When you vape you inhale a
that can cause asthma, cancer and lung disease
In fact, it’s so bad for your lungs, the CDC recognized the first vaping-related death in August 2019.
in vapes can cause learning difficulties and reckless behavior
Nicotine is toxic to young brains. And the high doses delivered by vaping actually make adolescents more tolerant to it – priming them for addiction.
Vaping is an
The U.S. Surgeon General has declared that vaping is so widespread and serious, it’s a public health epidemic. And the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has stated, in no uncertain terms, that e-cigarettes are unsafe for children, teens, and young adults. You know who else says vaping is bad and not to try it? Juul’s CEO.
The FDA has received over 100 reports of nicotine-induced seizures linked to vaping
The headlines keep piling up. Today it’s chemical pneumonia, seizures, and explosions that look like a “close-range gunshot wound.” What’s next?
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We are doing whatever it takes to keep teens from vaping. We can help you quit – or better yet, help you develop the strength you need to disobey vape and stay nicotine-free.
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