THIS IS QUITTING
Text VAPEFREEND to 88709
On April 1, 2022, TFND launched a brand new text-to-quit cessation service for youth ages 13-24 who use vape products. The program, This Is Quitting, is a partnership with Truth Initiative to provide a free, easy to use, and anonymous service for those looking to quit vaping. All you needs to do is text VAPEFREEND to 88709 to get started.
It’s time to ditch vapes. Take back control of your health and your life.
- 38.6 percent of ND High School students (grades 9-12) have tried vape products.
- 17.4 percent of ND Middle School students (grades 7-8) have tried vape products.
- Flavored products go hand-in-hand with youth use. According to Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, 85% of youth e-cigarette users use flavored products, including fruit, candy/desserts/other sweets, mint and menthol.
- Nicotine dependence can alter the brain’s prefrontal cortex in people under the age of 25. A properly formed prefrontal cortex allows people to make rational decisions and control impulses.