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‘Resist urge to control e-cigarettes’, WHO told

By Jane Dreaper Health correspondent, BBC News A letter signed by more than 50 researchers and public health specialists is urging the World Health Organization (WHO) to “resist the urge to control and suppress e-cigarettes”. The letter says the devices – which deliver nicotine in a vapour – could be a “significant health innovation”. But […]

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Anti-tobacco advocate says electronic cigarettes are potential life-savers

The SA Government must stop over-regulating e-cigarettes and doctors should recommend them to patients who smoke, says anti-tobacco expert Dr Derek Yach. While several heavyweight health organisations including the WHO feel that endorsing e-cigarettes is premature when not enough is known about their effects, some medical experts think the electronic devices are potential life-savers. One […]