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Alarming News About E-Cigarettes

posted Feb 3, 2014, 7:44 AM by lhartkopf@rsu20.org

Did you know that smoking is the number one preventable major risk factor of heart and blood vessel diseases?  Quitting smoking is hard, but there is help!  After quitting smoking, the chances of heart attack drop by 50% and continue to drop each year you remain a non-smoker. 

A recent alarming CDC report shows that teen use of e-cigarettes has more than doubled from 2011 to 2012. It is clear that e-cigarettes are particularly appealing to youth since they are available in a wide variety of appealing flavors.  This raises concerns that e-cigarettes could be an entry point for teens to start using cigarettes.  We cannot allow more young Americans to be set up for a lifetime of battling cardiovascular diseases because of tobacco addiction.

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