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Smoking damages most systems in your body, including your eyes. Cigarettes are known to be especially harmful, but other methods of ingesting nicotine like vape pens and smoking marijuana can also damage your eyesight.

Now that it has stopped selling most flavored pods, Juul has become far less popular with teens than brands offering disposable fruit- and candy-flavored devices.

With vaping products still on the market, Yale experts discuss the health effects of vaping and how parents can talk to their kids about them.

  • - Monica Simpson, LISA Academy Project Prevent Advisor

    Thank you for giving me the opportunity to be a part of something so special. My dad began smoking cigarettes when he was 16. He died of lung cancer in 2006 at the age of 51. For years, I have tried to think of ways I could educate others about the dangers of smoking. Project Prevent gave me that opportunity.

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