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Vaping cannabis will continue to dramatically surge in popularity among teenagers, in accordance with figures from the latest Monitoring the long term research. “Vaping” may be the utilization of an e-cigarette to inhale vapors from smoking, marijuana or flavorings.

In 2019, 14percent of senior high school seniors admitted to vaping cannabis into the month that is past. This is certainly almost twice the portion from 2018.

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

Scientists have now been performing this study each since 1975 year. This year, they surveyed over 42,000 8 th , 10 th , and 12 th graders in the united states about their medication usage.

“The increases in vaping of THC, the active ingredient in cannabis, are worrying for many reasons. Continue reading