Get Smart About Drugs

Get Smart About Drugs

A DEA resource for moms and dads, educators & caregivers

Teenagers and Vaping

Vaping cannabis will continue to considerably boost in popularity among teenagers, based on figures through the monitoring that is latest the long run study. “Vaping” may be the usage of an e-cigarette to vapors that are inhale smoking, cannabis or flavorings.

In 2019, 14percent of twelfth grade seniors admitted to vaping cannabis when you look at the month that is past. This will be nearly twice as much portion from 2018.

In addition, 21% of 12 th graders reported marijuana that is vaping the last 12 months — a growth through the 13.1 per cent in 2018.

Scientists have already been conducting this study each since 1975 year. This they surveyed over 42,000 8 th , 10 th , and 12 th graders across the country about their drug use year.

“The increases in vaping of THC, the ingredient that is active cannabis, are worrying for several reasons. Continue reading “Get Smart About Drugs”