A report addressed to US authorities, suggests three strategies in taking immediate action in order to reverse the currently precarious smoking situation.
The report was compiled by a group of prominent health
In the UK where e-cigs were endorsed for smoking cessation, and are given out for free by Stop Smoking Services, smoking rates have reached the lowest levels ever recorded.
The US pays over $300 billion yearly on
Strategies should include reduced-risk products
The report is suggesting the adoption of three strategies that could help curb smoking among adults, hence revolutionize public
What is the role of vaping products?
The report is highlighting the vital role that vaping products could play if their potentially for smoking cessation had to be recognized as it was in places such as the UK. In the first strategy, the report is suggesting increasing taxes on tobacco cigarettes so that smokers are encouraged to turn to the electronic counterparts, rather than regulating the latter as the former as the FDA is currently doing. In the third strategy, the report is once more encouraging the inclusion of the devices as alternative products, and insisting on subjecting them to a tax that is relative to their risks.
In the UK where vaping products were endorsed for smoking cessation, and are given out for free by Stop Smoking Services, smoking rates have reached the lowest levels ever recorded.