TEACHERS: Current events podcasts for the classroom!

Learn More

Image licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Current Event January 7, 2015

E-Cigarettes and Teens

A new study on the lives of American teenagers shows that teens are choosing electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, over traditional nicotine products. These findings have sparked a debate about the safety and long term impact of e-cigarette use. Listen to learn more about this debate from public health advocates and e-cigarette companies.

Life Science Health

Story Length: 2:59

Listen to the Story:


National Public Radio © 2014 National Public Radio, Inc. Used with the permission of NPR. All rights reserved.

AIR DATE: 12/16/2014

Want to hear the story and see the teaching resources?

  • Access to full library of lessons
  • Daily current events
  • Listening comprehension questions
  • Graphic Organizers
Learn More