Tobacco and vaping products contain nicotine, a highly addictive substance.
"I'm not addicted; I just take a puff every now and then."
Most of us don't understand how addictive nicotine actually is. The substance can get its hooks into you quickly and permanently.
What to know about addiction
Tobacco and vaping products contain nicotine, a highly addictive chemical.
Nicotine addiction works on three levels:
Here are some signs of nicotine addiction:
- Going through withdrawal or feeling like you really need to vape
- Feeling anxious or irritable when you want to vape but can't
- Continuously relapsing when you try to stop vaping