Vaping and E-Cigarette Use

Resources provided by the AAP:

JUULing: What Pediatricians and Families Need to Know. For more information visit the Richmond Center page.


Resources provided by the BBCH:

Public Health Information For Kids

CDC Quick Facts on the Risks of E-cigarettes for Kids, Teens, and Young Adults (website)

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/Quick-Facts-on-the-Risks-of-E-cigarettes-for-Kids-Teens-and-Young-Adults.html

Become a Smoke Free Teen

https://teen.smokefree.gov/ (website)

For Teens - Vaping: What You Need to Know (KidsHealth)

https://kidshealth.org/BarbaraBushChildrens/en/teens/e-cigarettes.html?ref=search

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https://truthinitiative.org/

Public Health Information For Adults (about kids)

E-cigarettes and Youth: Toolkit for Partners (pdf)

E-cigarettes and Youth: Toolkit for Partners pdf icon[PDF–13 MB]

Surgeon General’s Advisory on E-cigarette use among youth

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/surgeon-general-advisory/index.html (website)

https://e-cigarettes.surgeongeneral.gov/documents/surgeon-generals-advisory-on-e-cigarette-use-among-youth-2018.pdf (pdf)

E-cigarettes Shaped Like Flash Drives: Information for Parents, Educators, and Health Care Providers

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/factsheet/index.html (website)

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/factsheet/pdfs/e-cigarettes-usb-flash-p.pdf (pdf)

Teachers and Parents, That USB Stick Might Be an E-cigarette

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/teacher-parent/index.html (website)

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/teacher-parent/pdfs/parent-teacher-ecig-p.pdf (pdf)

Talk With Your Teen About E-cigarettes, A Tip Sheet for Parents

https://e-cigarettes.surgeongeneral.gov/documents/SGR_ECig_ParentTipSheet_508.pdf

Basic information about e-cigarettes from CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health.

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/index.htm

For Parents – Vaping: What You Need to Know (KidsHealth)

https://kidshealth.org/BarbaraBushChildrens/en/parents/e-cigarettes.html?ref=search

Public Health Information - Vaping-associated Lung Injury

Outbreak of Lung Injury Associated with E-Cigarette Use, or Vaping

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/severe-lung-disease.html

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

NEJM - Pulmonary Illness Related to E-Cigarette Use in Illinois and Wisconsin – Preliminary Report

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1911614

NEJM – Vaping-Induced Lung Injury (editorial)

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMe1912032?query=recirc_curatedRelated_article

NEJM - Imaging of Vaping-Associated Lung Disease

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc1911995?query=recirc_curatedRelated_article

General Media Articles

Bloomberg Philanthropies Launches New $160 Million Program to End the Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic

https://www.tobaccofreekids.org/press-releases/2019_09_10_fightflavoredecigs

From The New York Times: The Mysterious Vaping Illness That’s ‘Becoming an Epidemic’

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/31/health/vaping-marijuana-ecigarettes-sickness.html

From Forbes: Teen Vaping Crisis – here is the latest

https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucelee/2019/09/13/teen-vaping-crisis-here-is-the-latest-from-bloomberg-and-the-fda/#1f54d0ac60b3

From Axios: How marijuana laws may be contributing to vaping illnesses

https://www.axios.com/marijuana-thc-vaping-illness-juul-cbdcd300-a7c8-42f5-8e2e-254b0894ce0e.html

From Axios: 20 dead from vaping-related lung illness

https://www.axios.com/dead-vaping-lung-illness-b6af29af-0078-44f8-ae87-5ecfcf12b3a4.html