Electronic Cigarettes vs. Tobacco Cigarettes
There are millions of smokers in the United States alone that enjoy smoking cigarettes
throughout the day. However, in recent years, cigarette smoking has been legally banned in
many public places. Since then, smokers have been searching for smoking alternatives to help
curb their nicotine cravings. Some people wear a nicotine patch, some people chew nicotine
gum, and some people switch to smoking electronic cigarettes. Let us take a look at some of
the similarities and differences between smoking electronic cigarettes and smoking traditional
One of the main differences in tobacco products and electronic cigarettes is that electronic
cigarettes to not produce smoke or tar. When you smoke a tobacco cigarette, smoke is expelled
into the air. This smoke contains over 4,000 different pollutants and toxins. When you smoke
an electronic cigarette, you are inhaling and exhaling vapor that contains nicotine. It contains no
pollutants or toxins and no second hand smoke is created.
Another difference in electronic cigarettes and traditional cigarettes is the vapor mentioned
above. With an electronic cigarette, the smoker’s body is absorbing nicotine through a vapor
consisting of a chosen nicotine level. To get nicotine from a traditional cigarette, you are not
inhaling a vapor. You have to inhale smoke in order for your body to get the nicotine it craves,
and there are many possible health risks associated with inhaling tobacco smoke.
The main similarity in the two types of cigarettes is that they provide you with the nicotine your
body craves from time to time. In addition, some types of electronic cigarettes are designed
to closely resemble traditional cigarettes, right down to the fire on the lit end. Smokers have
also reported that the vapor inhaled while smoking electronic cigarettes tastes and feels just like
traditional cigarette smoke.
Finally, one of the most beneficial differences in electronic cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes are
the health risks associated with the use of each. There are many health risks associated with
traditional tobacco products including lung cancer. Because most of the health risks often linked
to the use of tobacco is caused by the actual smoke that is being inhaled, electronic cigarettes
are a much safer choice. The vapor inhaled while smoking electronic cigarettes have no major
health risks associated with it.
If you are a smoker who is considering making the switch, it could be one of the wisest choices
you ever make. More and more smokers are switching to electronic cigarettes for many different