Since July, 14 teens have been hospitalized due to breathing problems after vaping. Officials don’t know what substances the teens vaped or which vape brands they used, according to CNN.
One hospitalization oc cured in July, when an unnamed Wisconsin man was hospitalized and put into a medically induced coma after vaping too much THC from a cartridge he bought on the street.
There are a variety of ways to consume marijuana and nicotine. Smoking and vaporizing are two of the most popular methods.
When it comes to marijuana consumption, both methods come with risks, but smoking is thought to release more carcinogens from marijuana than vaping, Dr. Jeffrey Chen, the director of the UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative, told INSIDER.
Marijuana vaping poses other serious health risks because many of the pens use cannabis extracts or introduce toxins during their production process.
Vaping can also get infrequent marijuana users higher than smoking, according to a 2018…