What is Vaping?

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The term 'vaping' describes inhaling vapours produced by an electronic, battery-operated device that heats up a liquid to convert it to an aerosol. In part 1 of this series on vaping, registered nurse Tania Kelly provides an introduction to vaping, including types of vapes, ingredients in vapes, and reasons why people vape.


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Tania is a Registered Nurse, originally from Bundaberg, with over 30 years of experience, her practice spanning across many domains. These areas include Alcohol & Other Drugs Treatment, Mental Health, Adolescent Health, Nurse Education, Peri-Operative (Surgical) Nursing, Community Aged Care and General Practice Nursing. Having worked in the Mackay region for the past decade with her husband and three children, Tania is familiar with the services and supports available to the local community. She provides mental health assessments for all ages, helping to define your health needs and priorities. As a nurse, her skills ensure that she looks at all aspects of your health in the context of family, work and any other important influences.
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First Published04 September 2023
Updated04 September 2023
04 September 2025
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