Smoking in every form is detrimental to one’s health. One misconception where people assume that since e-cigarettes or vape sticks don’t contain tobacco, they are safe for consumption which couldn’t be further from the truth.
Vaping turned out to be a mistake for an Illinois (USA) occupant who, on August 23, paid for it with their life. As per different reports, the patient was hospitalized with a severe respiratory condition, after having utilized an e-cigarette.
As indicated by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), upwards of 193 individuals have been harassed with conditions like lung contamination among June and August.
A handheld battery-fueled vaporizer, the e-cigarette mimics smoking by giving a portion of the conduct perspectives, including the hand-to-mouth activity of smoking, however without combusting tobacco. This may give ‘vapers’ the possibility that the vaping is, maybe, a more advantageous option in contrast to smoking.
Even though vaping is not too widespread around the world currently, it is slowly on the rise with teenagers turning to vaping as an alternative to smoking cigarettes due to the misconception of vaping being safer than cigarettes, which is totally false. Awareness programs should be started in order to make people more aware of the potential risks vaping carries.