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Vaping problems addressed at middle school

Mar 5 2021
Lunsford showed a variety of different types of vapes to the board. He said one of the biggest problems is so many parents and students think vapes ...

Marijuana Uses Not Sufficient Reason For Disqualification from White House Jobs

Mar 5 2021
But a recent study suggests that vaping cannabis damages the lungs of ... According to the study, teenagers who vape cannabis have a doubled risk of ...

Study Reveals Vaping Cannabis Is More Lethal Than Smoking For Teenagers

Mar 5 2021
The risk of lung injury increases in individuals between the ages of 12 to 17 years old if they have a habit of vaping cannabis. The lung injury causes ...

Study: Cannabis Vape Cartridges Linked to Higher Risk of Lung Injury in Teens

Mar 5 2021
A University of Michigan study suggests that teens who vape cannabis are at greater risk for respiratory symptoms indicative of lung injury than those ...

Palm Beach County schools' suit against Juul becomes a 'bellwether'

Mar 5 2021
The expenses include the cost to educate students about the dangers of vaping as well as money spent to curb the behavior on campuses. More:Palm ...

CBD Oil Solutions To Many Pandemic Mental Health Issues

Mar 5 2021
Therefore, immediate or sudden alterations in life increase anxiety risk. ... the ages of 12 to 17 years old if they have a habit of vaping cannabis.

Letters: Utility regulation; Republican Party; youth vaping

Mar 5 2021
More regulation is not the solution for future problems in Texas or anywhere else on the grid. Logical, long-term planning, safe operation and ...

Education Resources

Why Tar Wars?

School nurses know e-cigarette use is surging among middle and high school students

Adolescents may start using e-cigarettes because they believe they are harmless. Nicotine, a key ingredient in tobacco products, is an addictive drug. Tobacco use by and around children and adolescents is a particular concern due to increased risk for addiction and passive exposure. Smoking is a known cause of cancer, heart disease, stroke, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Young people who use e-cigarettes, such as the popular JUUL brand, are more likely to transition to combustible cigarettes.

From the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Public health consequences of e-cigarettes. Consensus study report