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  • And we mean really join it.

  • Because you'll be vaping for 24 hours straight.

  • No breaks.

  • Okay, maybe we'll let you go to the bathroom.

  • How dangerous is vaping, exactly?

  • Well, we're not entirely sure yet.

  • According to the Centers for Disease Control,

  • there have been about 2,300 vaping-related

  • medical incidents in the United States.

  • Many of these patients were suffering from

  • chest pains and nausea.

  • But nearly 50 people have died from vaping.

  • Now keep in mind that

  • there have only been a couple of thousand issues

  • among 35 million vapers worldwide.

  • So sure,

  • it's probably far from being a health food,

  • and vaping should probably be done in moderation.

  • But let's throw all that out the window

  • and vape for 24 hours straight,

  • just because we can.

  • First, we need to figure out

  • what kind of vape we're using.

  • Let's go with the variety that contains nicotine,

  • as it's the most common kind of e-cigarette.

  • How many puffs would you even be able to take

  • in a single day?

  • Let's say that you're really into vaping,

  • so you want to take a puff roughly every single minute,

  • in between bites of food,

  • while you're going to the washroom,

  • and definitely while you're sitting on the couch.

  • If you were to do this,

  • you could take 1,440 puffs of your vape

  • in 24 hours.

  • Fat clouds, bro!

  • If that doesn't sound like a lot to you,

  • let's put these numbers in perspective.

  • A 2015 study found that,

  • on average, a vaper's daily

  • puff intake is about 132.

  • So multiplying this by more than 10 would be

  • quite a lot of vapor man.

  • And yes, we do mean vapor.

  • Since e-cigarettes don't actually produce

  • any sort of smoke.

  • Even though it can get smelly,

  • and appears like smoke from a cigarette

  • it's just water vapor and propylene glycol

  • or vegetable glycerin.

  • But your vapor-filled room

  • will actually be the least of your worries

  • once you're about halfway through your 10 ml (1/3 oz) cartridge of

  • galactic milk vape juice.

  • Now, you're starting to feel queasy.

  • That's because you might

  • be starting to get nicotine poisoning.

  • Yeah, sorry about that.

  • We probably should've warned you off the top.

  • So how did this happen, anyway?

  • Well, if your vape cartridge is lightly nicotine flavored,

  • that gives you about 12 mg of nicotine

  • per milliliter of vape juice.

  • And once you're about 500 puffs

  • into your epic vape session,

  • you'll be about halfway through your cartridge.

  • This means you've just inhaled 60 mg of nicotine,

  • which is equivalent to about 60 cigarettes.

  • According to the CDC,

  • this is enough to get nicotine poisoning,

  • although some research suggests otherwise.

  • Regardless of the specific numbers,

  • smoking this much

  • in such a short period of time can't be good,

  • and will most likely result

  • in some sort of nicotine poisoning.

  • This doesn't mean you're overdosing,

  • which would result in death.

  • Luckily for you,

  • researchers think this is almost impossible to happen.

  • That's because by the time nicotine

  • reaches a lethal concentration in your body,

  • you'll end up vomiting all over the place.

  • And it wouldn't just be coming out of your mouth either.

  • It would be coming out the other end as well.

  • Although nicotine is used

  • to relax and keep you at ease,

  • you'd be experiencing the opposite,

  • with heart palpitations

  • and fading in and out of consciousness.

  • This would definitely be scary and gross,

  • but it would flush the toxins out of you,

  • so you won't die this time.

  • And if you're a vaper who

  • doesn't use nicotine,

  • then you'll still have some things to worry about.

  • The heating element

  • in an e-cigarette

  • emits tiny particles that include metals.

  • These can be dangerous to the lungs,

  • and get into your circulatory system.

  • These particles have been linked to things like

  • high blood pressure and heart attacks.

  • So if you were to do this for 24 hours straight,

  • there's a good chance you'd end up in the hospital.

  • Let's face it, there probably isn't a single thing

  • that you should be doing for 24 hours straight.

  • If you are going to vape,

  • try not to do it for that long.

  • Please.

  • Another thing you shouldn't be doing for 24 hours straight

  • is going without sleep.

  • What would that do to you?

  • Well that's a story for another WHAT IF.

And we mean really join it.

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/04/04
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