ASH & CRUK Tobacco Control Report 2019
ASH and Cancer Research UK (CRUK) have published their sixth annual report looking at local tobacco control and smoking cessation services in England. The report presents the findings of a survey of tobacco control representitives from all local public health authorities in England.
Is Vaping really safer than Smoking?
YES! - says Ian Hamilton, an associate professor of addiction at the University of York
I'd be the first to say that vaping isn't risk-free — anything that exposes people to some form of chemical that could accumulate in the lungs has the potential to produce harmful side-effects.
But set against the staggering danger smoking poses to health, using e-cigarettes is considerably safer.
OVER 50% OF HEALTHCARE SPEACIALISTS DO NOT UNDERSTAND VAPING!In a recent survey of 500 Healthcare professionals in the UK which included GPs, cancer doctors and nurses,researchers from Oxford Brookes University found a staggering 29% would not recommend e-cigs whilst 25% were unclear if vaping was safer than smoking.
EU Threaten More eCig Regulation - Only Pharmacists Should Sell Them!
EU health chief states: Next Commission will strengthen tobacco rules
"If one uses electronic cigarettes as a method to stop smoking, it has to be managed by medical doctors and specialists, to be sold in pharmacies and not in supermarkets."