As of October of 2018, 3.6 million teens admitted to vaping on a regular basis. Over 3 million of these teens are in high school, while the remaining are in middle school.
"This new data shows that America faces an epidemic of youth e-cigarette use, which threatens to engulf a new generation in nicotine addiction," Alex Azar, the head of the US Department of Health and Human Services, said in a statement. (The FDA is one of the agencies in the Department of Health.) Although the new data is alarming, the are in line with a trend that started around 2011. For more info from this article, click here.