Poison Vapors: The Truth About Inhalants
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Inhalants are poisonous chemical vapors that can be misused to produce mind-altering effects, often with disastrous results. Inhalants can cause harm to the whole body, including long-lasting damage to the brain, physical disabilities, and even death. Younger teens are particularly at risk for abuse of inhalants.