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Vaping is a Gateway OUT of Smoking, Study Finds

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Vaping is a Gateway OUT of Smoking, Study Finds

Vaping is a Gateway OUT of Smoking, Study Finds   E-cigarettes help adults quit smoking and are not a gateway to tobaccco for non-smokers, according to a study published earlier today. The report, from the World Vapers’ Alliance and the Consumer Choice Centre, also found that youth smoking rates are at an all-time low. The findings are at odds with the frequently used argument that e-cigarettes encourage non-smoking teens to take up the habit.  World Vapers’ Alliance director, Michael Landl, said: “The most common arguments against vaping – painting vaping as a gateway to smoking – fail the test of reality and science....

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Public Health England maintains vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking

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Public Health England maintains vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking

Public Health England maintains vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking   The government is launching a new campaign to try to convince the UK’s smokers that vaping is not as harmful as smoking and a good way to quit, in a bid to counter the scepticism generated by some scientific studies and media headlines. Public Health England (PHE), which maintains that vaping is 95% less harmful than tobacco, is releasing a short video of an experiment which reveals the amount of sticky black tar that accumulates in the lungs of a heavy smoker, collected in a bell jar. By...

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