Health risks of nicotine in youth

June 5th, 2017
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Nicotine can harm brain development as teens grow.

Animal research has found that even in small doses, nicotine exposure in adolescence causes long-lasting changes in brain development, which could have negative implications in human adolescents for learning, memory, attention, behavior problems, and future addiction.

For the full report go to the Minnesota Department of Health Site or check out the Nicotine- more harmful than you think infographic

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