Watch the video or scroll down to find out for yourself.
Vapes are popping up everywhere in Vermont. But with all the flavors and ads on social media, it’s hard to figure out what’s really going on. UNHYPED separates the truth from the hype so you can see the real facts about vaping for yourself.
VAPES VS CIGS
They’re more similar than you think. See how the nicotine content stacks up between pods and cigarettes.
One 5% pod can have as much nicotine as an entire pack of cigarettes. Click the dots on the slider to see how it adds up.
<table><thead><tr><th># of 5% PODS</th><th>MG NICOTINE</th><th># OF CIGARETTES</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr><td>ONE</td><td>40 MG</td><td><b>20 CIGARETTES</b></td></tr></tbody></table>
VAPING & YOUR BODY
Vaping contains dangerous chemicals and toxins that can damage different parts of your body.
Drag the vape to each organ to see how vaping affects that part of your body.
Exposure to the nicotine in vapes can cause long-term harm by changing the way synapses are formed in the brain. This can permanently alter your attention span and ability to learn.
THE FLAVOR TRAP
Vape flavors don't tell the whole story. What are those flavors really made of?
Drag a flavor to a vape to see the chemical realities they hide.
Diacetyl. This chemical creates a buttery flavor but also causes popcorn lung, a permanent medical condition.
THE CHEMICALS INSIDE
Harmless water vapor? Here are a few of the dangerous chemicals entering your lungs when you vape.
Drag the chemicals into the lungs to learn more.
<b>Newer vapes produce formaldehyde.</br></b> Which means the same stuff used to preserve dead bodies, can get in your lungs.</b>