For the past decade public health agencies have assumed that vaping will become a gateway to smoking – the same way smoking weed is a gateway to shooting heroin, – right??
There is little evidence to support the gateway supposition. Supporting such a belief ignores the potential heath benefits vaping could have to millions addicted to cigarettes. The article outlines that nicotine is relatively benign – it’s the tar of your lungs that causes the cancer the breathing problems – vaping doesn’t do this!
Vaping is something the big 6 tobacco firms – with their $35Billion profits last year, are not keen to promote. However, the same big 6 are trying to penetrate the market with their own limited range of vaping products….
This report also follows up another report in the Guardian newspaper that points to the uncomfortable facts that vaping is not a gateway to smoking – with the opposite being true….people are successfully dumping cigarettes and turning to vaping their way to a healthier future.
Could this be the start of the decline of old style smoking and the start of something healthier? Could we be changing the world for the better…..What do you think? Continue our conversation here or better still come down to one of our four Vape Street stores to join the conversation and further the movement in person.