A member asked:

Is electronic cigarettes safe to smoke around children?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Terry Brenneman answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

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.

Answered Jun 27, 2013


Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

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/

Answered Aug 28, 2019



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