Is Vaping Cool?
Fifty years ago, an ad like Marlboro Man fooled that generation into thinking that cigarette smoking is cool. Now, we know that cigarette causes cancer and leads to other health effects.
Today the tobacco industry is back with a new product and campaign. They want to convince you that Vaping is cool, do you want to get fooled?
What does Science say about Vaping?
Each time a new memory is created or a new skill is learned, stronger connections – or synapses – are built between brain cells. Young people's brains build synapses faster than adult brains. Because addiction is a form of learning, adolescents can get addicted more easily than adults. The nicotine in e-cigarettes and other tobacco products can also prime the adolescent brain for addiction to other drugs such as cocaine.