Parenting • Sep 21, 2017

Nicotine & Vaping: What Parents Need to Know


As an adolescent medicine physician, I see kids struggling with addictions they may think are minor now, but could become so much worse and increasingly dangerous as they grow and age. One of those habits that’s “in style” right now: vaping. Are e-cigarettes really “safe” – or are they just a gateway? Here are some points on which the research, our experts at Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and I all agree.