USB vape pen dangerously popular among teens

JUUL, a vape pen resembling a USB flashdrive, is gaining popularity among teens. Due to the pen’s discreet design, some schools are even banning all flash drives in the name of smoking prevention. “Parents should be aware that their kids could be using these devices. They could be vaping nicotine or other substances - recreational drugs like THC,” says Dr. Len Horovitz, pulmonologist at Lenox Hill Hospital. “And vaping nicotine may be a gateway to smoking actual cigarettes.”

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