These highly respected tobacco researchers found no evidence of a gateway and even implore their colleagues to make room for vaping as a tool to prevent smoking
The Daily Mirror included a quote from professor Kevin Fenton national director of health and wellbeing at Public Health England who added: This study provides further evidence that switching to e-cigarettes can significantly reduce harm to smokers with greatly reduced exposure to carcinogens and toxins
The researchers recruited participants from Greater London by placing advertisements in newspapers and online posters in pharmacies and though marketing companies
Current smokers of combustible cigarettes only and current smokers also using NRT or e?cigarettes had similar levels of the tobacco-related toxins and carcinogens
Is vaping dangerous? Every day we see the stories in newspapers and on television about vaping health risks Usually they?re centered on the study du jour Maybe it?s a chemical today Yesterday it was exploding batteries Last week it was the increase in teenage vaping Next month some new vaping danger will grab the headlines But what is the reality? Do the risks of vaping outweigh the rewards?
Vapers inhale those same gases and particles into their lungs Rahman wondered what effects those vapors might have on cells there One gauge would be to test how long any lung-cell damage took to heal And his latest data confirm that e-cigarette vapors also make it hard for lung cells to repair damage