Vaping E-Cigarettes Safe vs Smoking, says Public Health England. The director of Health and Well Being at Public Health England, Professor Kevin Fenton, explains why vaping E-cigarettes is better for smokers than tobacco.
According to Public Health England (PHE), vaping is safer than smoking and could lead to the demise of the traditional cigarette, in the first official recognition that e-cigarettes are less damaging to health than smoking tobacco. The health body concluded that, on “the best estimate so far”, E-cigarettes are about 95% less harmful than tobacco cigarettes and could one day be dispensed as a licensed medicine in an alternative to anti-smoking products such as patches.
Published on August 19, 2015. Read the full story here: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/aug/19/public-health-england-e-cigarettes-safer-than-smoking?CMP=share_btn_tw