E-Cigarette

E-Cigarette

E-cigarette is the latest rage that has resulted in a multi-billion dollar global industry. The battery powered nicotine device has evolved into an entirely new sensory experience packed with thousands of flavor combinations and unique delivery devices that look more at home in a sci-fi movie than the back of a gas station.
Introduced to the public as a product with the potential to shield smokers from the dangerous effects of cigarettes, e-cigarettes are marketed as a way to get your nicotine fix without inhaling all that lung-blackening smoke that’s been directly linked to cancer and heart disease. But it turns out e-cigarettes are not as innocent. Their vapors may be full of suspected lung irritants, chemicals with addictive properties that could contribute to heart problem later.
Young and healthy people might be reaching for an electronic fix for a number of reasons, including the potential for nicotine to reduce appetite, boost mood or increase their heart rate and alertness.
E-cigarettes can be enjoyable and they aren’t linked to an increased risk of death as other tobacco products. But they’re linked to some potentially dangerous health problems that could affect you down the road.

A recent study revealed that while secondhand exposure to e-cigarettes is likely less harmful than tobacco smoke; it still exposes bystanders to some levels of nicotine.
There are theoretical reasons to believe that e-cigarettes can impair performance in a manner similar to tobacco cigarettes, but it needs to further studied and till then experts still advice to steer clear of these products.

 

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