E-Cig Myths Busted

7 E-CIG MYTH BUSTING TRUTHS

1. E-cigs are legal in NZ

2. Vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking.
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/e-cigarettes-around-95-less-harmful-than-tobacco-estimates-landmark-review

3. The vapour from e-cigs is not smoke, so if you switch to vaping you are no longer a smoker!
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/454517/Ecigarettes_a_firm_foundation_for_evidence_based_policy_and_practice.pdf

4. Nicotine is not carcinogenic, and only about as addictive as coffee.
https://www.rsph.org.uk/about-us/news/nicotine--no-more-harmful-to-health-than-caffeine-.html

 5. E-cigs are quite common in many overseas countries. Thousands of smokers have used vaping to successfully quit their habit.
http://blog.euromonitor.com/2015/06/vapor-devices-and-e-cigarettes-in-the-global-tobacco-market.html

6. Vaping is up to 10x cheaper, costing a typical former smoker only $15-25 a week on-going costs.

7. E-cigs are not a gateway to smoking cigarettes. Over 95% of current vapers are former smokers.