The e-cigarette helps smokers better stop smoking, special chewing gum, pills and patches do. According to a British research, carried out among 900 smokers who tried to give up smoking ventured.
After a year, if 18 percent of the smokers who stopped using the e-cigarette is still an ex-smoker. In smokers who have other means were used, was poor 9.9 percent in the category of non-smokers.
Independent experts assessed the research, which was conducted on behalf of the British institute for the public Health, as a very valuable and well-executed.
Previous research by the Dutch national Institute for public Health (RIVM) and the Environment pointed out that the e-cigarette is less unhealthy than normal tobacco, but the substances that are harmful for the health.