Vaping and E-Cigarette Use Among Youth
"I am officially declaring e-cigarette use among youth an epidemic in the United States."
-U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams
E-cigarette use, also known as vaping, poses a significant – and avoidable – health risk to our nations young people. Today, more middle and high school students use e-cigarettes than regular cigarettes. In fact, the use of e-cigarettes is higher among high school students than adults. This is concerning as we know those who vape are 4 times more likely to start smoking cigarettes.