Project 6

Project 6

Published on 20 February 2022
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Transcript
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Vaping has become more and more popular in these recent years
00:05
But just because something becomes popular it does not mean it's good
00:10
Many believe vaping is a healthy alternative to smoking cigarettes, but it isn't they are both equally as dangerous
00:15
Vaping could potentially be more dangerous than smoking cigarettes since we don't know the long term effects of it
00:20
Recent research has shown vapes contain a greater concentration of toxic heavy metals compared to cigarettes
00:26
These metals include, chromium, nickel, manganese, and lead
00:30
All these metals have been proven to weaken your lungs and to cause lung cancer, and with these metals being more potent it's only a matter of time when people will start to recognize the dangers of vaping
00:30
00:40
00:40
Vaping has become a major problem with today's high school kids
00:45
During 2011 to 2014 there was an increase of $180,000,000 to promote vaping
00:52
The use of e-cigs has also increase from 2% to 13%
00:57
Some of the ways they would advertise was in commercials, they would showcase vaping as being cool and fun in order to reel people in
01:03
Even though vaping is for people 21 and older, they made it seem like they were advertising it to  teens
01:09
E-cig companies started making candy flavored vapes which made it so people would want to try it
01:15
This made it so more and more teens would want to try it, and before people could act on this, there was a whole new generation of people addicted to nicotine
01:21
Say NO to vaping