Would parents know if their child used e-cigarettes? There is no odor as there is with tobacco cigarettes, and many parents may not even know what they look like.
Should parents worry if their child uses e-cigarettes? The industry is unregulated, more than 2,000 people in the U.S. have suffered severe lung injuries and there have been more than 50 deaths. Vaping, as the use of e-cigarettes is known, may signal an underlying disorder such as anxiety or depression.