is offering a new free lesson at both its Grangeville and Kamiah locations
called “What’s Up With E-Cigarettes.” It puts out some facts to consider
about this new fad that is sweeping America. According to the teens in our area
that I have spoken with, the use of e-cigarettes is becoming very popular in
many of our communities.
e-cigs really safer than regular cigarettes? Do users really just exhale water
vapor? And can they really help people quit smoking? The messages
on TV and online come from companies that want to sell e-cigarettes. Isn’t it
time that you got some information from a place that has no “skin in the game”?
appointment to watch this 19 minute DVD that is filled with new research
results and interviews with teens who are current users - and some that are
past users - of e-cigarettes.
Dads, and grandparents: wouldn’t you like to get informed about this newest
thing that the kids are doing? Wouldn’t you like to take one short hour to
learn about its potential dangers? You are more than welcome to come to either
of our Centers for the lesson, with or without your teens. It’s good to be
Here are some
of the things that are already known about e-cigarettes:
e-cigarettes contain nicotine
contain toxic chemicals
are not regulated for their nicotine levels and can vary widely.
containers aren’t child proof and the liquid nicotine is very toxic
risks of secondhand vapor, which contains nicotine and tiny particles of metal,
FDA has NOT approved them as a device to quit smoking
Classes are available one-on-one or in small groups. Call for an appointment: in Grangeville 983-0093. Also available at our center in Kamiah 935-0376.