The Latest Epidemic…

p0403-e-cigarette-poisonThe American Association of Poison Control Centers released new data which shows that poisoning incidents involving e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine have increased by 156% in the past year (an increase of more than 14 times since 2011). Over half of the calls involved a child under the age of six. A child’s death last month in New York was attributed to nicotine poisoning. Click on the picture below to see how you can help end this epidemic.

Infographic courtesy of Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

Infographic courtesy of Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

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