In this modern generation the unhealthy trend of vaping has become popular. In the mid-2000s, the first e-cigarette was created to reduce/eliminate the use of cigarettes. However since then, the e-cigarette production has created a greater addiction among both adults, but mostly the youth. As technology has advanced, high-tech e-cigarettes have been produced and branded \popular, such as Juul and Puff Bars. Juul and Puff Bars have been one of the most sold e-cigarettes because of its popular demand among the youth. Due to it’s high production/sales it has created more health concerns for adolescents.
In products such as Juul it has been in popular demand because “According to the 2019 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, what makes the Juul so popular is, ‘They are sleek, high tech and easy to hide… Juul comes in flavors that appeal to youth, including mango, fruit, creme, mint, menthol and cucumber. Research shows that flavors play a key role in youth use of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.’ ” In summary, the leading cause for addiction is the addictive flavors provided in the Juul “Pods” (cartridge of nicotine) leading to it becoming addicting.
Due to vaping, the arising health concerns are all lung related illnesses. One example is lung cancer. The main reason this is highly common with e-cigarette use is due to the chemicals within any nicotine pod. According to Doctors, they “… have had patients come in with the symptoms of people who were in a chemical spill, and it was caused by vape pens. Many states are issuing a ban on selling these flavored pens due to the number of issues that have been caused by them, including serious injuries or death.”Tags: drugs Judge Memorial Catholic High School teenagers vaping