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A 21-year-old male asked:

Is electronic cigarettes safe to smoke around children?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Terry Brenneman
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: No risk of second hand smoke. The downsides are possible accidental use by the child and the continuing damage to your body from the nicotine.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Secondhand aerosol: from ESDs contains nicotine, ultrafine particles & low levels of toxins that may cause cancer. (Acetaldehyde (MS), Benzene (SS), Cadmium (MS), Formaldehyde (MS,SS), Isoprene (SS), Lead (MS), Nickel (MS), Nicotine (MS, SS), N- Nitrosonornicotine (MS, SS), Toluene (MS, SS).) REF: https://no-smoke.org/electronic-smoking-devices-secondhand-aerosol/

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