“Electronic Cigarette”-An alternative to Quit Smoking

Nicotine is the addictive drug in tobacco smoke that causes smokers to continue to smoke. Addicted smokers need enough nicotine over a day to satisfy cravings or control their mood. Along with nicotine, they also inhale about 7,000 other chemicals in cigarette smoke. Tobacco smoke contains dangerous chemicals like Tar, Carbon monoxide, Hydrogen cyanide, Metals, Radio active compounds. Smoking encompasses numerous ill-effects like cancer, long term respiratory diseases, heart diseases, as well as premature death.

People are willing to try anything that will help rid them of the health issues associated with smoking. Electronic cigarettes are the most revolutionary form of cigarette which can improve fitness and health conditions of users. They are designed to look and feel like real cigarettes. However you can find many noticeable differences between traditional cigarettes and electronic cigarettes.

  • With respect to tobacco cigarettes, many changes and modifications have been introduced in Electronic cigarettes. The major consideration is the percentage of nicotine or harmful products used.
  • The mechanism of smoking is completely different: In case of tobacco cigarettes, they use the process of ignition to convert solid nicotine into smoke. Electronic cigarette smoke resembles that of real cigarette but the atomizer part of Electronic cigarette provides necessary combustion to covert the liquid nicotine into water vapors. Some of the E-cigarettes merely release flavored or scented vapor.
  • Pollution issues: Smoke of tobacco cigarettes contains Carcinogens and toxic carbon-di-oxide gas which has more pollution effect on environment but also for the passive smokers in the surroundings. On the other hand, smoke generated by Electronic-cigarette is a form of heated e-liquid or water vapor which is less harmful to smokers and also for the environment.
  • Electronic cigarette is beneficial from financial perspective compared to traditional tobacco cigarettes.

Components of Electronic Cigarette device: Cartridge, Atomizer, Cartomizer, Rechargeable battery, E-liquid, Kits.

How Electronic Cigarette works?

An electronic cigarette works with a rechargeable battery. When you take a puff of an E-cigarette, battery heats up a liquid that contains flavoring (such as menthol, vanilla, tobacco, cherry). As you inhale on the device, the nicotine is drawn into an atomizing chamber, where it is heated and turned into a vapor. The vapor is inhaled just like a normal cigarette. A small electric light comes at the end of device on inhaling. You need to be replacing nicotine cartridges regularly.

Upon reflection, the Electronic cigarette is a healthier, economical, and environmental friendly alternative to smoking. As the awareness and market grows, they have great potential to successfully replace the harmful cigarettes. So switch to Electronic cigarette which is healthier option for smokers.


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