Vaping Targets YOUth - Facts Questions Answers

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Vaping Targets YOUth
Facts Questions Answers

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In Canada, as of November 14, 2019, there are eight confirmed or probable cases of severe lung illness related to vaping:
3 confirmed cases in Quebec, 5 probable cases in New Brunswick (2) and British Columbia (3) 

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/vaping-pulmonary-illness.html

...IS NOT HARMLESS

23% of students in grade 7-12 have tried vaping.
15% of Canadians have tried a vaping product. Youth (15 to 19 years) and young adults (20 to 24 years) have the highest rates of trying vaping.
This compares to adults 25 years and older. 
53% of all students thought it would be "fairly easy" or "very easy" to get a vaping product such as e-cigarettes if they wanted one.

The Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CTADS)

WHAT MÉTIS YOUTH WANT
TO KNOW ABOUT VAPING
WHAT ARE THE HEALTH
RISKS?


• Increase exposure to chemical and potentially toxic substances.
• Leads to Nicotine addiction and possible poisoning.
• Rare cases of defective batteries causing fires and explosions.
• Confirmed cases of severe lung illness.

https://truthinitiative.org/

HOW IS VAPING MARKETED?

Social Media • Gas Stations • New Flavors • Sponsoring Popular Events Offering Scholarships for Students in exchange for positive vaping essays or articles

FOR MORE INFO, PLEASE VISIT

Health Canada: About Vaping
https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/smoking-tobacco/vaping.html

CONTACT US


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Phone: 604-557-5851 Email: health@mnbc.ca