Vaping! A Danger to Youth as School Begins


Did you know that vaping by teens has increased in Massachusetts? Almost 24% of high-school students in Massachusetts report using e-cigarettes, and nearlyhalf have tried them at least once. 

Vape pens and e-cigarettes are dangerous and addictive—they contain nicotine and are flavored as a way to attract young people. These products are sweet, cheap, and easy to get, and because of that, youth are getting hooked at alarming rates. For more about how to prevent teens from becoming hooked on nicotine, visit