07.19.2019

E-Cigarette Use, Vaping and Increased Nicotine Addiction for Black Youth

E-Cigarette Use, Vaping and Increased Nicotine Addiction for Black Youth

A decade after the introduction of vaping – the inhalation of nicotine vapor rather than smoke produced by a cigarette – a growing body of evidence shows the practice is far more dangerous than assumed, and is a major gateway for teens to become addicted to nicotine.

The U.S. Surgeon General calls vaping among teens an epidemic.

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