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Vaping and Electronic Cigarettes

Although e-cigarettes have been around for more than a decade, vaping rates have skyrocketed in recent years, especially among teens. E-cigarettes are now the most frequently used tobacco product among adolescents — some 2.1 million middle and high school students were e-cigarette users in 2017 — far surpassing traditional combustible cigarettes.  The following link contains facts on the risks of E-cigarettes for kids, teens, and young adults: