Vaping: What You Don't Know Can Kill You

Series produced by KRCB 104.9

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An hour-long special, and two feature stories, about the twin vaping epidemics: the injuries and deaths spreading throughout the country connected to vaping and the longer-range explosion in teen addiction to nicotine, via vaping products.

In 2019, vaping became a crisis in the United States, as thousands experienced severe lung injuries and dozens died after vaping black market products. But there's also a slower and more insidious crisis, as marketers target teens with flavored nicotine vaping cartridges, hooking a new generation on this byproduct of tobacco.
With support from our local health department in Sonoma County, California, we've created a special that families and classrooms can listen to together to understand the dangers of vaping, going far beyond the "just say no" platitudes of yesteryear.

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We investigate the dangers of vaping, while listening to the voices of high school administrators, health professionals and students. One thing is ...

Bought by KOSU, WHYY, Prairie Public, WXXI Rochester, WRVO Public Media and more

  • Added: Dec 03, 2019
  • Length: 01:05:51
  • Purchases: 12