Sign the Pledge and Say No to Vaping
Siouxland Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Project Save A Mouth have joined together to educate students in the greater Siouxland region about the dangers of e-cigarettes. During National Children’s Dental Health Month, we want to remind everyone that vaping not only poses a danger to your lungs but to your teeth and gums as well. Join us as we Stop The Vape in Sioux Falls, Mitchell, Brookings, and Yankton!
Sign our Stop The Vape pledge by February 28, 2020 to protect your smile.
The Facts About Vaping:
- JUULs® may look different, but they’re actually a type of e-cigarette.
- The Surgeon General has concluded that e-cigarette aerosol is not safe.
- E-cigarettes contain harmful and potentially harmful ingredients, including formaldehyde and acrolein, which can cause irreversible lung damage. They also contain nicotine.
- E-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco products among kids with nearly 12 percent of high school students nationwide using e-cigarettes and about 20 percent using at least one tobacco product.
- Young people who believe e-cigarettes cause no harm are more likely to use them than those who believe e-cigarettes cause a lot of harm.