What is Vaping?

01/01/2019

     Vaping is a recently introduced alternative to smoking cigarettes. Hitting stores in 2007, vaping has become increasingly more popular over the years. A vape is an electronic cigarette also known as an e-cigarette. It contains a liquid chemical form of nicotine that was originally thought to be less harmful than regular cigarettes. However, newer studies have proven that they are equally as dangerous. The nicotine juice is often flavored so it is more appealing and it has proved to be an intrigue for young adults and teens. Vaping has become and extreme problem in schools around the country. With children starting their addiction at such a young age the long term effects will become more severe as they start developing.