Vaping Way More Dangerous than Most Believe

Vaping Way More Dangerous than Most Believe

Phoebe Brice, Reporter

As of October 22, 2019 there have been 1,604 cases of vaping. 24 deaths have been confirmed. And there have even been e-cigarette devices blow up in peoples hands. And some may think that vaping is less harmful than traditional smoking but, these e- cigarette devices  may be more dangerous than you think

E- cigarettes heat nicotine flavorings and other chemicals that create water vapor which  you inhale. And Regular cigarettes contain 7,000 chemicals which many are toxic.

Electric cigarettes are  just as addicting as regular cigarettes. They both contain nicotine that’s  an addictive chemical and may be as addictive as heroin and cocaine. E – cigarette users get even more nicotine than they would from a tobacco product.

A new generation is getting hooked on nicotine. Among youth, vaping is more popular than any traditional product. Many teens believe that vaping is less harmful than smoking. And these e- cigarettes cost less than traditional smoking. These vaping devices come with a flavoring that attracts young teens to become more addicted. 

There is a strong bond between smoking and cardiovascular disease, and between smoking and cancer. The sooner you quit the quicker your body can rebound and repair itself from the damage.