The war of words seems to go on and on, but the facts remain the same: e-cigarettes are not a proven tool to stop people from smoking, nor to help them give up the habit. What are the Statistics on
By Brian L. Tiep, MD Director of Pulmonary Rehabilitation City of Hope National Medical Center The modern Electronic Cigarette (E-Cigarette) was developed by Hon Lik, a Chinese pharmacist. He was a 3 pack/day smoker, whose father died of lung cancer.
State Senate Bill 140 seeks to classify e-cigarettes as tobacco products, and subject them to the same laws that apply to regular cigarettes. It’s set for discussion soon at a capitol hearing. If SB 140 passes then, just as with