Concerned About the Safety of E Cigarettes?
The jury is still out on the true safety of E Cigarettes, However this researchers finding suggest they are much safer than smoking traditional tobacco cigarettes.
Amanda Sandford, a research manager for ASH in London, says the only tobacco product the new devices contain is nicotine.
“Nicotine, compared to tobacco smoke, is relatively benign. It is the addictive component of tobacco, of course, and that is what keeps people coming back to smoking, but the harm [in smoking] comes largely from the inhaling of tobacco smoke,” Sandford says.
“Nicotine itself, once it is isolated and extracted from tobacco and just used in its pure state, is relatively harmless.” Read more…