Tobacco use by youth rises: e-cigarettes are the main reason

Vaping among young people increased by 1.5million in 2018. More than 1 in 4 high school students and about 1 in 14 middle school students in 2018 had used a tobacco product in the past 30 days. E-cigarette use rose from 11.7% to 20.8% among high school students and from 3.3% to 4.9% among middle school students 2017-2018 – read the CDC report.