E-cigarettes are the new trend, touted as the safe alternative to regular cigarettes to young adults and chain smokers everywhere. But are they really safe?
“You have a 4-year-old son. He toddles into the bathroom while you’re watching television. He sees a small glass vial filled with a colorful, translucent liquid. Intrigued, he sniffs it at first, sips a little bit and pours it onto the back of his hand. In minutes, he’s feeling dehydrated, he becomes nauseated and vomits on the bathroom floor. Little do you know he might be suffering from liquid nicotine poisoning.”