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Vaping cannabis (marijuana): parallel concerns to e-cigs?

Vaping cannabis (marijuana): parallel concerns to e-cigs?

As with e-cigs, vaping cannabis portends putative health benefits by reducing harm from ingesting toxic smoke. Indeed, vaping is perceived and being sold as a safer way to use cannabis, despite the lack of data on the health effects of chronic vaping.

Vaping cannabis (marijuana): parallel concerns to e-cigs

As with e-cigs, vaping cannabis portends putative health benefits by reducing harm from ingesting toxic smoke. Indeed, vaping is perceived and being sold as a safer way to use cannabis, despite the lack of data on the health effects of chronic vaping.

Published in: Addiction · 2015Authors: Alan J Budney · James D Sargent · Dustin C LeeAffiliation: Dartmouth CollegeAbout: Cannabis · Perception · Marketing · Public health · Text mining · Vaporization

Vaping cannabis (marijuana): Parallel concerns to e-cigs

The proliferation of vaporization (‘vaping’) as a method for administering cannabis raises many of the same public health issues being debated and investigated in relation to e-cigarettes (e-cigs).

Vaping cannabis (marijuana): parallel concerns to e-cigs

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Published in: Addiction · 2015Authors: Alan J Budney · James D Sargent · Dustin C LeeAffiliation: Dartmouth CollegeAbout: Cannabis · Perception · Marketing · Public health · Text mining · Vaporization

Vaping marijuana? | The Journal of Family Practice

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The vapor effect: A look at the rising vaping trend – Medium

Additionally, the widespread accessibility of vapor and e-cigs may contribute to the increase in sales. E-cigs are everywhere, including online, at convenience stores and even at malls.

References | Marijuana | CDC

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Learn About Marijuana: Factsheets: Vaping Marijuana

Vaping Marijuana This fact sheet describes the devices and products currently available in Washington State for vaping cannabis and — from a science-informed perspective — what is currently known and what more we need to know about vaping marijuana.

Frequently Asked Questions | Marijuana | CDC

Marijuana and public health frequently asked questions. Lopez-Quintero, C., et al. (2011) Probability and predictors of transition from first use to dependence on nicotine, alcohol, cannabis, and cocaine: results of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC).

Vaping medical marijuana: Postgraduate Medicine: Vol 130, No 2

Vaping cannabis (marijuana): parallel concerns to e-cigs? Addiction. 2015;110(11): 1699 – 1704., , [Web of Science ®] [Google Scholar]]. However, inhaling aerosolized marijuana, nicotine, or e-cigarette flavoring additives are not determined to be safe [11 Budney AJ, Sargent JD, Lee DC.