E-Cigarettes and Vaping

This page has recorded webinars, websites, articles, and toolkits related to vaping and e-cigarettes. 

 

Tips for Teens: E-Cigarettes:

This fact sheet for teens provides facts about vaping. It describes short- and long-term effects and lists signs of vaping. The fact sheet helps to dispel common myths about vaping. Access sources and references cited in this fact sheet.

 

Sounding the Alarm on E-Cigarettes (via CampusDrugPrevention.gov)

 

Informing Prevention: Vaping Among Adolescents - What We Know and What We Don't

During this webinar, you will learn about the rates of vaping among adolescents and why adolescents vape. You will learn the social and biological consequences of vaping. Lastly, you will learn how to prevent adolescents from vaping.

 
Vaping 101 and Latino Youth: Devices, risks, prevention efforts and solutions

This webinar provided an overview of youth vaping from what the devices look like, to why vaping is a concern with a specific focus on Latino youth. The webinar begins with a show and tells of commonly used vape products, including the Juul. Sleek, candy-flavored, and easily concealed, these devices are the perfect storm for attracting teens. Following the show and tell, participants will learn about the risks of youth vaping; risks like popcorn lung, exploding batteries, and nicotine addiction. Youth are vaping e-juice with flavorings, nicotine, and high potency THC concentrates. This webinar will cover the risks of each of these products. Using data from the Monitoring the Future survey, the webinar will discuss prevalence and trends among Latino Youth. In addition, data from listening sessions conducted with Latino teens and parents in Westchester County, NY will be presented. The webinar will conclude with a discussion of prevention opportunities for parents, professionals, and policy makers. A teen leader will describe his work in vaping prevention such as advocating for laws limiting teen access and educating his peers through an escape the vape activity. Other prevention options including a Hidden In Plain Sight parent education experience and a community mapping project will be presented.

 

E-Cigarettes and Vaping: The Mechanics of Use, Risks to Youth, and Prevention Efforts
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Webinar Date: June 12, 2019
Webinar Title: E-Cigarettes and Vaping: The Mechanics of Use, Risks to Youth, and Prevention Efforts
Presenters: Marina Epstein, PhD and Liz Wilhelm, MS, CPP