Nicotine has been a widely used drug since tobacco smoking began. Nicotine is the psychoactive drug in tobacco and releases a brief feeling of relaxation. Nicotine enhances short term memory, as well as reduce stress and anxiety. However the short short list of positives come with many many negatives. Depending on how you consume nicotine, many inhalants for nicotine come with severe chemicals and cancer two examples are, cigarettes, and vapes. There is also other ways to use nicotine, another popular use is chewing tobacco, also known as dip. Cigarettes have become less of an issue while vapors have skyrocketed. These vapes have a large amount of nicotine in them making them very unsafe.