Vaping has led to a extraordinary rise in nicotine and cannabis use between youthful individuals in modern yrs. Cannabis vaping between twelfth graders, for occasion, nearly doubled from 2018 to 2019, in accordance to the Nationwide Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).
Vaping entails inhaling an aerosol, or vapor, that may incorporate addictive prescription drugs, together with nicotine or THC (a chemical in cannabis that can have an affect on conduct, temper, and feelings). Due to the fact of the ability of vaping to problems the lungs, it’s also a key concern as COVID-19 spreads. NIDA Director Nora Volkow, M.D., spoke