Be Informed!

Help Stop this Growing Trend

VAPING Nicotine and Marijuana

Research shows:

  • Electronic devices heat a liquid and produce an aerosol.
  • Electronic devices contain many harmful chemicals and heavy metals like Formaldehyde, Benzene, Diacetyl, Nickle, and Tin.
  • Many electronic devices contain Nicotine and/or Marijuana which are addictive drugs.

VAPING can hurt your Lung and Heart Health

  • Vaping can lead to chronic lung disease and asthma.

Vaping and Your Heart, PennMedicine, October 2020

  • Secondhand vapor can affect someone else’s lungs.
  • Vaping can raise blood pressure and heart rate.
  • Vaping can change the artery walls so that they become stiffer and less elastic.

Click here to watch: Video, Dr. Nora Volkow, A Message to Parents

Click here to read:  Risks of E-Cigarettes, CDC, Dec 2020

NOT ALL VAPES ARE ALIKE

  • Some contain Nicotine Salts that make the nicotine more readily absorbed into the bloodstream.
  • Some contain flavored liquids that contain harmful chemicals.
  • Some look like everyday items.

For more information contact Denise Manassa at dmanassa@cdac.info