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Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)

Not approved as a quit aid by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

What are ENDS?
ENDS are also known as e-cigarettes, vaporizers, vape pens, hookah pens and e-pipes.  These battery powered products heat a liquid that contains nicotine and other chemicals. These products are made to look like cigarettes, cigars, pipes, pens and flashlights.

What are the health effects of ENDS?
The long-term health effects of these products are not known.  Nicotine is addictive in any form and poisonious in high doses.  The vapor/aresol released by ENDS contains nicotine and cancer causing chemicals.

Are there other conerns about ENDS?
Nicotine liquids for ENDS are flavored which may increase youth use.

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