ElectronicCigarette which is mostly called an E-cig, is an electronic device whichproduces vapours, this device is sometimes used instead of smoking tobacco.This devices contains batteries which is a lithium battery and also can berechargeable, atomizer which emits the vapour that is inhaled, this is mostlydesign as a glass tank which holds the liquid in the E-cig.Theliquid in this device are also used in the making of different productincluding toothpaste, drinks, colouring of food and many more. These liquids are called propylene glycol(propane-1, 2-diol) and vegetable glycerine (propane -1, 2, 3- triol).Avery little amount of this chemical is added to give sweet taste. Somereasonable amount of nicotine is added in some of the devices if wanted by theuser.
Studysays that the electronic Cigarette are about 95%less harmful than the tobaccocigarette because there is no burning involved in this process, when tobacco isburned people inhales about 7,000 different kinds of chemicals into their bodywhile on the other hand e-cig only has 4 components or more. (McNeill et al2015)ApparentlyNicotine which is sometimes present in the e-cig can raise the heart rate andblood pressure of humans mainly because it acts as a simulator and adrenalinewhich is present in the body is rushed out. Some researchers have also proventhat the flavours that are added to the cigarette to give it tastes, has about300 different e-liquid involved with about 7,500 flavours. Nicotine which isfound to be the most addictive sustain that is present in tobacco is a poisonwhich acts on the nervous system is meant to be an insecticides that protectspets from the tobacco plant, about 40-50g of nicotine could eventually kill ahuman. Asshown in the FIGURE 3Fthe benefits of electronic cigarette which is better than the tobacco cigarette.
Peopleoften ask if smoking e-cig better than tobacco? The answer is yes, in fact itis 300 times better because it contains so many chemicals that causes cancerlike lungs, throat, liver, kidney and many more, these chemicals which includescarbon monoxide which is the fume that comes out anytime you burn fuel fromcars. A smoker who consumes 20 single cigarette a day estimably consume a pintof tar per year.