Teenagers are getting their caffeine fix by smoking coffee beans, an ABC News affiliate reported Thursday. Youngsters allegedly purchase coffee to roll into caffeine sticks. Smoking coffee beans — or caffeine sticks — may cause dizziness, difficulty breathing, vomiting, and, in rare cases, hallucinations, ABC adds. Some experts say teens are also smoking coffee out of pipes.
The Truth Behind Caffeine Sticks
What is the truth behind caffeine sticks and teenagers taking up the habit of smoking coffee? In lamest terms, there isn’t any. In fact, the growing trend may very well be an internet hoax that was picked up by the ABC News affiliate on a slow news day (just in time for April Fool’s!). “While a viral string of ‘websites popping up online that will teach kids step-by-st