Vaping is inhaling a vapour created by an electronic cigarette. These devices are battery powered and heat up liquid substances into vapour that is consumed. There are many types of vapes including Juuls, Vape Pens, and Box Mods.
Vaping is the growing trend amongst young people. Around 14% of young people (12 - 17 years) have tried a vape and 63% of these young people reported getting their vape from a friend. With limited research and education, it’s understandable why people are misinformed about the effects of vaping. At Red Frogs, we believe having the real facts is necessary to making the right decision! So, we’ve explained a few common myths about vaping so you can have healthy conversations with your teen.