USA authorities have argued against electronic cigarettes. Part 1
Safety and effectiveness of electronic cigarettes in smoking control arouses a lot of disputes. In USA their main critics are not tobacco Companies, as you may consider, but government and adversaries of cigarettes' smoke.
If you wish to get down to work in the field of health care, try yourself in smoking control as not many can actually refuse vicious habit. Researchers in Italy, however, have achieved a little more success with fewer efforts. Team of experts with Riccardo Polosa from Catania University at the head has attracted to the experiment 40 heavy smokers. They were given devices that today can be easily bought in shops for 50 USD - electronic cigarettes.
Electronic cigarette represents device-inhaler in which is used charged heating element that works of battery, changeable cartridge with nicotine, flavorings and other chemical ingredients. While heating its liquid content turns into steam that is inhaled by smoker who gets his dose of nicotine in such a way without other harmful substances that cigarette smoke contains.
After six months more than half of test persons in Polosa's experiment the quantity of smoked cigarettes has reduced minimum twice. Almost quarter has refused vicious habit completely. Although it was small pilot research its' results coincide with other positive evidences and confirm theory that electronic cigarettes can be the most effective way in smoking control.
But against this opportunity protest influential lobby. And it is not about tobacco industry...