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12.5% rise in UK vapers according to study

There is an increase in the number of vapers in the UK over the last year. A new study has shown that there has been a 12.5% increase in a year, up to 3.6 million people.
 
The number of vapers within the UK has risen to record levels and now take up almost 10% of the population. This means that there are more vapers now than there has ever been.
 
The 35 - 44 age bracket has the most users with the 45 - 54 age bracket closely following behind. The age bracket with the lowest number of users is 18 - 24.


 
The survey covered well over 10,000 people and was carried out by the Ash charity.
 
Almost a third of the vapers surveyed said that they had formerly been smokers and took up vaping in order to stop smoking.
 
A professor who specialises in tobacco addiction commented that vaping still had some risks associated with it, but in comparison to smoking it was significantly safer.
 
A fifth of the vapers surveyed said that they used e-cigarettes in order to stop themselves from going back to smoking.
 
Despite the lower risk levels there have still been some deaths in the USA that are linked with vaping. A lung disease has killed more than seven people with almost 500 cases being reported at the moment.
 
The CEO for Ash said that the news from the USA was an obvious worry, but at the moment all of the signs are pointing towards the lung disease being caused by people who misused their vapes. Because there are no regulations in the USA for vaping, it means that some people have used their e-cigarettes to deliver drugs to their system. This isn’t the case in the UK, where there have been no cases, because the regulatory body wouldn’t allow it.
 
She followed this up by saying that the news from the USA shouldn’t scare people into returning to smoking. As long as the vapes are used correctly then the risk levels are still significantly lower.
 
Almost 15% said that they vaped for enjoyment and slightly fewer said they vaped in order to cut costs.
 
Just under 1% of the vapers surveyed had never tried smoking and three quarters of them said they started vaping to see what it was like.
 
Ash commented that vaping is now the most common method that people use to try and quit smoking. Despite this, more than 30% of smokers still haven’t given it a try.
 
The charity continued to say that vaping is seen as the most effective way to give up smoking. It’s one of the best ways to stop smoking and reduce the risk to your health.
 
There is also research that shows that vapers who have never smoked are more likely to begin smoking in the future. Although, this is a small number of vapers, at less than 1%.

Vaping allowed on site at Derriford Hospital

Managers at the Devon hospital carry out a U-turn

 
Smoking in any form was banned at Derriford Hospital in 2016. This meant that smoking and vaping were not allowed on site. The board has reversed the decision in relation to vaping after PHE said that vaping had a risk level 95% lower than smoking.


 
This means that the site will now change its signage to show this new policy.
 
The news from Public Health England confirmed that because vaping helps smokers to quit, then it shouldn’t be demonised in the same way.
 
It means that areas within the site will now allow vaping, but vapers will still be asked to stay away from entrances to the building and any bus stops that are on site.

 

Getting away from smoking 

There will be clearly painted lines on the hospital grounds that will mark where smoking is not allowed anymore. Vaping will still be allowed in these areas.
 
A director for PHE commented that making the switch from smoking to vaping will always be an improvement in regards to health. Because of this it makes sense to cater to vapers in order to encourage their positive health choices.
 
He also said that it’s better to move to vaping as soon as possible so as to limit the health risks.
 
PHE has spent the last two years trying to make all NHS premises smoke free, and this move is a positive step. It follows on from the NHS Trust in the West Midlands carrying out a similar decision.

Derriford Hospital reverses anti vaping decision

In 2016 Derriford Hospital banned all smoking and vaping on its grounds. The board behind the hospital has reversed this decision after it emerged that PHE confirmed that vaping was more than 90% less harmful to people than smoking.
 
This means that the new plan for the hospital would be to make it tobacco free. This is in contrast to the smoke free label that it previously applied as it would ban cigarettes but allow vaping.
 
PHE commented that it believed vaping was a positive method to help people quit smoking. The new plans for the hospital will see signs changed to say it is vape friendly, but it will still expect people to avoid areas where there are crowds of people.


 

Making quitting easier 

The hospital will have both signs and painted lines to make it obvious where smoking isn’t allowed and where vaping can be carried out.
 
A director at PHE said that all current research shows that vaping is a much safer alternative to continuing to smoke. While vaping is not completely risk free, it offers much smaller risks than smoking. People will always be much better off if they quit smoking. The organisation is happy that the UK has spent a lot of time trying to accommodate vaping as an aid to quitting smoking.
 
This comes after PHE has spent the last two years trying to create a truly smoke free NHS. The ban on smoking on hospital property was also carried out by West Midlands hospitals last year, but vaping is still allowed.
 

The number of British people who vape is on the rise

The number of UK vapers has increased by more than 10% over the last year. This puts the figure at over 3.5 million people. Part of the reason for this is the vast swathes of research all pointing out that the risk for vaping is a lot lower than for smoking.
 
The vaping population makes up just over 7% of the UK population. This makes it one of the most popular products to aid the quitting of smoking. It is mainly used by people between the ages of 35 - 54 with a smaller proportion of younger people using it.
 
The numbers for this study were compiled by the Ash charity, and they are pretty much in line with the worldwide figures. About 31% of the people who vaped in the poll said they used vaping in order to quit smoking.


 
A professor at King’s College who researches tobacco addiction commented that while vaping still has risks, it has much lower risks than smoking which has an annual death toll of 100,000 every single year in the UK.
 
In the USA there have been some potential vaping related deaths, due to the lung illness which has killed almost 10 people. There have been over 400 reported cases of this illness, on top of the deaths.
 
The CEO of Ash said that the cases in the USA were obviously a worry, but the main link appears to be the use of vaping to consume drugs. There have been no UK cases where there are regulations in place, whereas in the USA there are no regulations at the moment.
Because of this it shouldn’t be seen as a way for vapers to be worried into smoking again. As long as vapers use legitimate products and don’t use them to consume products that are not regulated then vapers will be significantly safer than if they were smoking.
 
Of the vapers that were included in the poll almost 15% said that they continued to vape because they enjoy it. Slightly fewer people said they did it because it was cheaper than smoking. Just under 1% of the people said that they had never smoked in their lives, but the overall majority of them said they just started to see what it was like.
 
With vaping now becoming the most popular method for smokers to quit, the survey found that more than one third of people who smoked had never tried using an e-cigarette. The head of the survey said that she felt it was the right time to give it a try in order to fully quit smoking.
 
Because vaping has been shown to be highly effective when it comes to helping people to quit smoking, this research should back up the point that vaping is one of the best ways to stop smoking for good. It also backs up previous research which reached similar conclusions.

Vaping shown to be not as dangerous as tobacco

A new study, which is the first to be carried out over a medium to long period of time, has shown that vaping is significantly less harmful than using cigarettes.
 
The study showed that over a six month period the number of toxins and carcinogenic chemicals inside the subjects body was significantly lower when they had switched to vaping as opposed to continuing to smoke.
 
E-cigarettes were also shown to have similar results to nicotine patches in terms of the reduction in harmful chemicals in the body.
 
It’s hoped that the results of this study will help to alleviate some of the doubts surrounding vaping as an aid to quit smoking.


 
Previous studies that have put vaping on the same level as smoking have been shown to be inaccurate by this latest study.
 
This new study also backs up the view from Public Health England that vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking.
 
What was also shown that people who were unable to completely move away from smoking cigarettes still had a large amount of harmful chemicals in their body.
 
The lead author of the study said that it proves that vaping and other nicotine replacement therapies are much more safe to use than smoking. It means that by using these products to stop smoking people are keeping themselves safer than if they were to continue smoking.
 
The study has shown that the toxins from cigarettes begin to leave the body when making the switch from cigarettes to vaping. It also shows that previous studies that used simulations rather than real test subjects had returned false results. This means vaping is much safer than previously thought.
 
The results of the study are important to people who want to quit smoking and want a safer alternative. What the study also showed was that the level of nicotine that vaping provides is actually at a similar level to smoking a cigarette, not higher like previously thought.
The study was funded by Cancer Research meaning that it was independent. The study itself contained three groups. Smokers, smokers using nicotine replacement such as vaping and people trying to quit with nicotine replacement and smoking at the same time.
 
The nicotine replacement group had levels of toxic chemicals lower than the smokers groups by up to 97%.
 
There was also a very small difference between the smoking group and the group that vaped as well as smoked.
 
This shows that the presence of harmful toxins are due to the use of cigarettes and that using e-cigarettes to quit smoking helps users to reduce the levels of harmful toxins in their bodies.
 
A director from Cancer Research said that this study is very important when it comes to reducing cancer rates not just in the UK but around the world. More than 30% of all smoking deaths are caused by cancer, so by reducing those toxins in means that the number of those deaths can also be reduced.
 
The study also proves that vaping is much less harmful than smoking and shouldn’t be demonised in the way that they have. The ability to quit smoking by using a less harmful alternative should be encouraged, not fought.
 
Many other people within the field of cancer research have called the study groundbreaking. They feel that it will go on to help a large number of people to quit smoking now that they know vaping is much safer. What it also does is show that vaping isn’t as dangerous as many people have claimed, it actually offers a lot of benefits to smokers, especially in terms of reducing the number of toxins in their bodies.
 
A researcher at Oxford said that this study is a positive, but it shouldn’t be the end. There should be more studies carried out in order to prove conclusively that e-cigarettes are a positive aid in the fight against smoking. The evidence should be stacked as high as possible in order to combat anyone who claims that vaping is just as dangerous as smoking.
 
They also said that cigarettes are one of the most deadly products on the planet. While e-cigarettes are not 100% safe, when compared to the alternative they are by far the best choice to make.
 
A director with Public Health England commented that e-cigarettes are a positive step towards getting people away from smoking and can help to reduce the level of risk they are under.
 
He also said that while it should not be seen as a good choice for non-smokers, vaping is one of the most effective methods available when it comes to quitting smoking. Switching to an e-cigarette is one of the best ways to get rid of the smoking habit and it will be one of the best things a smoker can do for their health.
 
Although they weren’t involved with the study the vaping industry also commented on the news. They said that they were happy that finally research is coming out that tells the truth about vaping. It can be a positive step towards making the world smoke free. This new study could help many people reduce their risk of harmful diseases and should be made clear by as many health groups as possible.

Are e-cigarettes safer than the papers report?

Many countries around the world seem to have a downer on vaping at the moment. The number of negative reports has increased massively and there are even talks of bans being implemented. All of this is glossing over the one major benefit that e-cigarettes offer, helping smokers to quit.
 
A lot of the hysteria surrounding e-cigarettes seems to have come from the USA at the moment. There was a big spike in Evali during 2019 which lead to the deaths of 34 people. While this is in no way a positive thing, it must be taken in context. Every single year there are 8,000,000 deaths from smoking related illnesses. E-cigarettes may have some dangers associated with them but to discount them as a method to quit smoking cigarettes is a dangerous step to take.
 
One of the biggest things to come out of the report about the Evali outbreak in the US was that more than 85% of the sufferers had smoked marijuana in the months preceding their illness. This link could be behind the outbreak being localised to the US at the moment.
 
News has come out since that confirms the use of THC oil was likely to have had a big impact on the Evali outbreak. While it hasn’t been 100% confirmed at this point, it is the most likely reason behind the outbreak which shows that it wasn’t vaping itself that caused the Evali.




 

Smoking is a much bigger danger

 
What many people who want to ban e-cigarettes, or at least regulate them more severely, fail to realise is that e-cigarettes are the lesser of two evils. Cigarettes kill millions each and every year, e-cigarettes are a valuable tool when it comes to quitting smoking. By limiting the access to this tool it means that more people are consigned to a life of being unable to quit smoking.
 
With the NHS backing a study that says e-cigarettes are 95% safer than regular cigarettes, it means that in the UK the health care system realise how useful vaping van be when it comes to attempting to quit smoking.
 
The studies do show that vaping isn’t a 100% safe activity. It still contains a number of toxins and if users decide to use a nicotine juice then it will also contain nicotine. However, it has also been shown to contain a similar level of toxins as standard NRT products.
 
The bonus that a vape has over a nicotine patch for example is that it still gives the feeling of smoking to users, which is often a big part of the habit in addition to the addictive nicotine. Although using e-liquid that has a nicotine base will mean that addiction continues, vaping instead of smoking is still significantly safer.
 

Vaping around the world

 
There are other countries that have put strict regulations in place in order to make it more difficult to get a hold of an e-cigarette. Even though there have been no reports of Evali outbreaks, e-cigarettes have still been demonised. Many people believe this is the work of tobacco corporations, but there is no proof of this claim. The biggest news that is coming out about e-cigarettes is that as they close in on ten years of use there has been no link to disease in the same way that cigarettes have shown.
 

Using vapes to quit smoking

 
One of the biggest issues that has come of the latest reports on e-cigarette problems is the way the news has spread amongst users. The reports will have decreased the confidence in vaping which in turn could lead to an increase in the number of smokers again. This means that although vaping is still not 100% safe, the alternative of continuing to smoke is a much more dangerous choice to make.
 
Over the years many people have found that outright banning products was not the right move to make. Banning products just means that they go underground where there is zero regulation and that is when the real trouble starts. It’s a much better solution to regulate e-cigarettes in a safe manner in order to keep helping people to stop smoking.
 
There is data that shows over a decade around half a million people will have quit smoking in the UK through using e-cigarettes. It means that since the introduction of e-cigarettes the number of people who smoke has fallen by a significant margin.
 

E-liquid ingredients

 
There are a lot of different ingredients in e-liquid. The majority of the ingredients are harmless and are just there to add some flavour. However, there are some minor carcinogens in there are as well as nicotine. This is why they are not a risk free alternative, but a lower risk alternative.
 
In their current form vapes are unlikely to offer a zero risk alternative to smoking, but what needs to be found out is if the levels of toxins that are in e-liquids are high enough to be harmful. The clear point that should be made is that at the moment, e-liquids contain around 0.1% of the number of dangerous toxins as cigarettes.
 
Many believe that because the long term impacts are still unknown it would be best to ban e-cigarettes, the danger of driving people back to cigarettes is too great a risk to take. There is a lot of evidence out there that backs up the belief that vaping is the most effective method to quit smoking. Because of this it would be foolish to remove this method.
 
While there are other methods out there to help people quit smoking, it’s important not to limit the number of methods that are available. The more ways that are available for people to use in their battle to stop smoking, the better it is for their chances of being a success. If we want to remove smoking from our lives for good, then we shouldn’t turn away a willing ally, especially one that has proven to be as useful a e-cigarettes have.

Vaping is better for hearts than smoking

A new study has shown that smokers are able to reverse some of the damage that smoking does purely by switching to e-cigarettes. A new study has shown that vaping lowers the risk of stroke and heart attacks while also allowing hearts to recover in just a matter of weeks.
While the study does not say that vaping was safe, it did confirm that it was a better option for your health than smoking. This was backed up by the BHF who said that quitting smoking would help your heart in a positive way.
 
The main issue for your heart in regards to smoking is that it closes up your arteries which massively increases your chances of suffering a heart attack.
 
While there had previously been very small amounts of research done on vaping and the heart, this new study was carried out in order to fix this problem and to find out how vaping impacted the heart when compared to smoking.
 
The study checked how the arteries and blood vessels reacted in smokers, non-smokers and vapers in order to gather enough data to offer definitive advice.
 
It found that the more than arteries and blood vessels were able to stretch, the more healthy they were. This level of health is linked to staying safe from having a heart attack or stroke. The results from the study showed that smokers have by far the worst level of expansion in their blood vessels with 5.5%. Non-smokers had the best with 7.7% and vapers who had quit smoking for a month and switched over to vaping had a score of 6.7%.
 
This shows that there is a level of improvement in heart health just from a month of quitting smoking and moving over to vaping.


 
What the study didn’t show is if the vapers would ever be able to get their heart health back to the same level as non-smokers. This is because the study was just for a month and this isn’t long enough to see if the heart could return to its previous levels, or if vaping would in fact still offer some levels of reduction in heart health.
 
While it was shown that being a non-smoker is the best method of keeping your heart healthy, it also showed that vaping is significantly better for you than smoking. So while quitting everything altogether would be the best course of action, if vaping is the only way to quit smoking then it’s the lesser of two evils.
 
Vaping hasn’t had all good press since it became a more mainstream activity. Just last year a teenager in the UK almost died after vaping caused a big issue within his lungs.
 
However this is an isolated case and the dangers of vaping are proven to be significantly lower than smoking. Starting vaping if you’re a non-smoker is definitely something you should avoid, but given the choice between vaping and smoking there is only one winner.
This is something that is backed up by the BHF, who think that smokers should quit using any method that works for them.
 
A professor at Nottingham University commented on the study, saying that he believes it shows that vaping is an effective method of quitting smoking and offers a safer alternative. The study shows that vaping does less harm than smoking does, which makes sense due to the lower levels of toxins in the vapour.

E-cigarettes linked to helping large numbers of smokers quit

Usage increases in smokers and ex-smokers

 
In a new study it has been found that using e-cigarettes as an aid to quit smoking helps as many as 70,000 people each year to drop the habit.
 
The study, that was carried out by the UCL, looked at the impact that using an e-cigarette could have on the success of someone who was attempting to quit smoking.
 
The data used for the research went back almost 15 years in order to have the widest data set possible. It used the Smoking Toolkit in order to collate its data, which was a regular survey that is carried out in England.
 
The study found that when e-cigarettes were introduced to the mainstream public the number of successful people quitting smoking increased. This means that there is a correlation between the use of e-cigarettes and being able to quit smoking successfxully.
 
After an initial jump in number of users, the numbers started to even out around 2015. This also led to a flattening of the success rate for people trying to quit.
 
The data covers a 12-year period starting in 2006. They studied the data of more than 50,000 people who smoked and they found that over that time there are up to 70,000 people who had managed to quit who wouldn’t have been able to if they had never discovered e-cigarettes.


 
The researchers looked over a number of different factors when analysing the data, more than just the access to e-cigarettes.
 
The lead researcher for the study said that this provides new evidence to help back up the belief that e-cigarettes can be a positive force in the battle to quit smoking. She also said that at the moment there is the right level of control placed over e-cigarettes, both in terms of marketing and regulation.
 
She also said that the study found that despite media hysteria there were very few users of e-cigarettes who had never previously smoked.
 
Although the study shows that e-cigarettes helped with quitting smoking, there is still a question mark about how harmful vaping is in the long term. Because they have been around a short while, there is no data on long term impacts on health.
 
Just last year there was an outbreak of lung conditions that have been associated with the regular use of e-cigarettes.
 
A spokesman from Cancer Research commented that e-cigarettes are still too young for the true impact of them to be known. They know that there are risks involved with using them, but at the moment the true long-term risks are a mystery. What they do know is that they can help with quitting smoking and despite the risks associated with vaping the research that’s out there suggests it’s still not as damaging as smoking.
 
He also added that anyone who is attempting to quit smoking should visit the website run by the NHS that’s dedicated to supporting people on their journey.
 

San Francisco: Are E-cigarettes Banned Soon?

San Francisco at the west coast of the United States may become the first major city in the USA to ban e-cigarettes. The city authorities voted in favour of this measure, referring to the rising consumption in young users. The ultimate decision is expected in the upcoming week.
The San Francisco Inspectorate approved the amendment to the Act regarding tobacco products and their distribution. Electronic cigarettes are not only included, but are explicitly pointed out, because the devices are responsible for an increasing epidemic of vaping among youths.
Another vote will take place next week to finalise the legislative changes. Only when this has been voted upon will these changes come into force. However, regulators also expressed their concern about the potential impact on smaller companies. It is therefore intending to establish a working group to complete the action successfully.
 

Study: Consumption of E-cigarettes has Risen among Adolescents

A recent study by the Center for Control and Prevention of Diseases in the US found that around 4.9 million high-school and middle-school students vaped 2018 — the year before this number was just about 3.6 million. The CDC Director, Robert R. Redfield, declared that the country must protect children from a health risk which is easily avoidable.
He also said that the big increase in e-cigarette consumption among young people undermines the progress in downsizing young people's tobacco use. A whole new generation is in danger of becoming addicted to nicotine.
 

Can the Ban Keep Teenagers Effectively Away from Vaping?

Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, a professor at Stanford University who studies how e-cigarettes affect young people, could not say with any certainty whether the ban would impact consumption behaviour in adolescents. While welcoming this specific measure, it is only one step towards solving the problem. In many ways, the ban is also a clear message sent out to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
In 2018, the FDA turned to e-cigarette manufacturers and asked them to stop selling their products to minors. This applied to both the appliances and the aromatised vaping products.
A spokesperson from the FDA said they were anxious to continue tackling escalating e-cigarette use amongst minors. This includes restricting adolescent access and attractiveness for flavoured tobacco products; measures against manufacturers and retailers illegally marketing or selling them to minors; and educating young people about the dangers and risks of e-cigarettes and other tobacco products.
 

The Juul Company’s View on the City’s Ban

Juul, a San Francisco based e-cigarette company, considers vaping as a healthier alternative to smoking tobacco and claim to have taken steps to discourage children and teenagers from using their products. The US company stated that it has made its online age verification process safer and closed its Facebook and Instagram pages as well to stop marketing to people under the age of 21.
The company pointed out that the ban on e-cigarette products could not effectively counteract the general consumption. Rather, this would harm the adult smoker, for whom the classic tobacco cigarette is now the only option. Regarding that risk, it should be remembered that tobacco products — even still today — killed around 40,000 people in California each year.
Juul said that a ban on e-cigarettes and related products does not necessarily prevent use by minors.
The action in San Francisco now provides a stage for the campaign for the e-cigarette. Juul had already donated $500,000 to the Coalition for Reasonable Vaping Regulation.
The US company also said further that they will continue to focus on providing smokers with a good alternative to tobacco cigarettes, with experts agreeing that e-cigarettes are far less harmful than regular cigarettes because not all carcinogenic by-products are included.
Research is still in its infancy and long-term studies regarding possible damage and consequences are still ongoing. However, there is already some evidence that vaping is a less harmful alternative to tobacco for many smokers. It is therefore more than possible that a ban on the electronic cigarette could prove rather counterproductive, since many people could return to the classic tobacco cigarette, which never should be the outcome. It is obvious that an educational campaign especially for adolescents could be more effective than prohibition and bans.

Fighting the E-cigarette: A School in Nebraska is Testing Students for Nicotine

The administration of Fairbury Junior-Senior High School in south-eastern Nebraska noted an alarming rise in the consumption of e-cigarettes by their students. According to the school, students are vaping in toilets, locker rooms and elsewhere within school facilities.
To counteract this trend, the school administration is taking drastic measures: From autumn this year, all students taking part in after-school activities will be subjected to random nicotine tests. This should apply to those students who participate in working groups such as sports or music.
Stephen Grizzle, the headmaster of Fairbury School, said it was a huge problem. It was very starry-eyed to assume that the students did not consume e-cigarettes. He also said that he wanted to create a school where there were no harmful substances. This measure should help the students to make the right decisions.
 

Increase in E-cigarette Consumption among Students

Smoking is a general problem, but vaping is currently very prevalent. The district and the school serve a rural community with about 3,900 inhabitants in the southeast of Nebraska. The Board of Education approved the new Nicotine Testing Directive in the past month.
This action shall be seen as a proactive measure. Punishing the children is not the intention, they simply want to give them an incentive to avoid nicotine.
Smoking is prohibited in all areas and in any form on the school premises. But it is now expected that the tests will also affect the consumption of nicotine outside the school.
According to health experts, the rise in consumption of electronic cigarettes in Fairbury is a sign of a nationwide epidemic of a vaping youth.
A survey from 2018 by the Disease Control and Prevention Center discovered that more than 3 million high school students and approximately 570,000 middle school students were familiar with the use of e-cigarettes. The authors of the study attributed this to the popularity of Juul brand e-cigarettes, which resemble a USB stick. The advantage of these products is that they can be used discreetly. In addition, there are many different flavours and this also appeals to teens.
 

How Should the Nicotine Test be Carried out?

Every month, 20 to 25 children from Fairbury are randomly selected to undergo a nicotine urine test, said Headmaster Grizzle. If it turns out that nicotine has been consumed, the affected student will be suspended from participating in extracurricular activities for ten days.
In the event of a repeated incident, the student may be suspended for 45 days. In addition, they will be required to undergo examination at they own expense by a certified drug counsellor or a licensed psychiatrist. For a third offence, the student will not be allowed to participate in extracurricular activities for 12 months.
Grizzle said that vaping is not only unhealthy, but also violates the law. Therefore, young people should not be able to buy these products. In addition, students will focus more on the lesson when they were no longer concerned with when and where they can vape.


Teenagers and E-cigarettes in the US

Many states in the US have already made attempts to stop adolescents from using e-cigarettes. At least a dozen US states have raised the minimum age to 21 for buying tobacco products. E-cigarettes are legal in Nebraska for consumers above 18, but legislations aim to raise it to 19 years.
Dr. Sharon Levy, who is a paediatrician as well as the head of the program for substance use and addiction of adolescents at the Children's Hospital of Boston, stated that most adolescents don’t know how hazardous vaping can be.
The scientist stated that nicotine was included in e-cigarettes. But the difference lies in how nicotine is delivered. According to Levy, it is possible to consume a higher dose faster. When vaping, the teenagers are mainly taking nicotine, but the devices could also be filled with marijuana.
Juul, a popular brand among the youth, can be used to consume high doses of nicotine. Levy stated it was also problematic because it is not yet known how nicotine in e-cigarettes could affect an adolescent's brain in the long term.

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Cars & Coffee Bavaria, a fantastic meeting and line up of all kind of Sportcars
May, 2018
E-cigarettes in your luggage - what you should pay attention to when traveling
April, 2018
Vape and Keep Your Teeth White with FairSmoke
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Do you want to feel fresh again?
March, 2018
Happy Easter Everyone!
February, 2018
Fair to nature – Fair to you!
January, 2018
A sweet breeze of Liquorice in the grey weather.
New products in our web shop!
Glossary
Reduced product prices and monthly savings!
This just in - FairSmoke is going green!
December, 2017
Have you heard about our free shipping?
FairSmoke Gift Box
FairSmoke`s Quit Smoking Guide
September, 2017
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Did you know that e-cigarettes are much safer than traditional cigarettes?
August, 2017
Motorworld Warm-Up
Corvette Club Bayern Summerfest
Sparkling Nights

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