HEALTH EFFECTS OF VAPING
The aerosol made by e-cigarettes contains small particles and chemicals, none of which belong in the lungs or body.
Among youth in the US, there have been hundreds of reported cases and even deaths from SEVERE LUNG DISEASE associated with using e-cigarette products. The first Canadian case was reported in Ontario in September 2019.
The effects of heating and inhaling chemical flavouring is UNKNOWN.
BUT ISN’T vaping
SAFER THAN SMOKING?
E-cigarettes may be less harmful than original cigarettes (8), but safer than cigarettes does not mean safe, especially when it comes to someone who has never smoked.
60 years ago, the tobacco industry wanted the public to believe cigarettes were safe.
Is history just repeating itself with vaping?
WHAT IS KNOWN SO FAR?