Is the e-cigarette a Threat to Children’s Health?

Is the e-cigarette a threat to Children’s Health? Do you have your own concerns about this new product? Watch the short informational video…

A poll conducted by the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital provides some insight into the thoughts of parents and the public.

This synopsis of this poll and the video presenting it were found on the South African website, Health24.

The website itself tells us that it is a leading health and lifestyle website with educational and medically reviewed content.

You can click this link to find out more about the Health24 website.

The information itself comes from the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital – National Poll on Children’s Health. (Click this link to go to that website.)

Immediately below you will see the video, and more links to informative data on e-cigarettes.

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Is the e-cigarette a Threat to Children’s Health?

“Fears that e-cigarettes may lead to tobacco use”

“A poll conducted by the University of Michigan shows that 44% of parents worry that e-cigarettes will encourage kids to use tobacco products.”

“Advocates of e-cigarettes say they are a healthier alternative to tobacco smoking and argue it may help smokers to quit while critics counter that e-cigarettes may have health risks and may encourage people and kids or teens to smoke tobacco. Currently, e-cigarettes are not regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration.”

C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital – National Poll on Children’s Health (http://www.mottnpch.org/) 

Watch what Matthew M Davis, M.D., and director of the CS Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health has to say concerning the statistics of the public’s opinion.

According to Dr. Davis, these e-cigarettes contain nicotine, a highly addictive substance and an entrance drug into other more addictive substances.

Click this link to go to the original website page…

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In order to facilitate your research into more information to answer the question,
‘Is the e-cigarette a Threat to Children’s Health?’
We have provided you with several links to relevant resources.

All about the e-cigarette

Any tobacco exposure risky

Concern about school kids using e-cigarettes

Kids seduced by e-cigarettes

E-cigarettes may not be gateway to smoking

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