Items Tagged ‘vaping’

Health risks of vaping in youth

August 23, 2018

Health risks of vaping in youth

By uclahealth uclahealth

Vaping, or the use of e-cigarettes, is increasingly popular among young people in the U.S. Since most tobacco use begins during the teen years, there is a push to help prevent it — and the resulting nicotine addiction — from ever beginning. This starts by addressing the misconception among young people that vaping is not […]

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Tags: e-cigarettes, risks of vaping, smoke inhalation, smoking, smoking cessation, tobacco, vaping


5 facts teens should know about 'Juuling'

May 7, 2018

5 facts teens should know about ‘Juuling’

By Amy Albin Amy Albin

Ask any teenager if kids at school are “Juuling” and you’ll probably hear yes. The “Juul” is a type of e-cigarette device that dispenses a potent dose of nicotine when the user inhales. Unlike an e-cigarette, the slickly designed device resembles a small USB flash drive and creates very little smoke, so it is not […]

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Tags: addictive, adrenaline, cardiology, Dr. Holly Middlekauff, e-cigs, Juul, nicotine, physiology, vaping