Sign the Pledge and Say No to Vaping
Northlake Oral & Facial Surgery and Project Save A Mouth are joining together for National Children’s Dental Health Month to better inform Slidell and Mandeville teens about the dangers associated with e-cigarettes and vaping.
Sign the Stop The Vape pledge by February 28, 2020 to protect your smile for years to come.
Did you know?
- If you vape, you’re 4x more likely to start smoking cigarettes.
- Many people incorrectly believe that these devices produce a water vapor when in fact they create aerosols that contain harmful chemicals; ultra-fine particles are inhaled into the lungs and out into the environment, making them harmful to the user and others nearby.
- Overheated batteries in e-cigarettes and vape pens can explode and cause burns to the mouth and skin.
- The CDC reports that each year that smoking-related diseases kill more African-Americans than AIDS, car crashes, murders, drug abuse, and alcohol abuse combined.