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E-Cigarette usage among students is a serious concern, according to the CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released last week the results of a National Youth Risk Behavior Survey taken in 2015. More than 15,000 students participated in the survey. The information regarding the use of e-cigarettes, or vaping, among students was shocking. Cigarette usage has decreased from 28 percent in the early 90s to only 11 percent in 2015. But according to the survey, 24 percent of high school students reported vaping in the last 30 days. CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. believes that any form of tobacco use is not good for young people. “It’s troubling to see ... Read More