Federal government is cracking down on vaping liquids to protect children.

The FDA and Federal Trade Commission are cracking down on the manufacturers of vaping liquids (for e-cigarettes) that package their products in containers that look like juice boxes and cookie and candy containers, saying the packaging the deceptive packaging can be attractive to children who don't understand what the product is or the danger it presents to them. 

Children can ingest the liquid nicotine in these deceptive packages and face numerous health concerns including seizures, coma, respiratory arrest and death from cardiac arrest. 

Read more about the efforts of the FDA and FTC to stop the manufacturing of liquid nicotine in packaging that can appeal to small children here. There's also information on safely handling liquid nicotine products. 

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