Vail Daily health feature: The future of smoking, or not

Vail Daily health feature: The future of smoking, or not
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By caramie schnell

electronic cigarettes became available in the U.S. in 2006, but perhaps the biggest sign that their usage is now ubiquitous came just a few weeks ago, when the Oxford English Dictionary declared the term “vape” as its Word of the Year for 2014, beating out other conversational contenders such as “bae,” “budtender” and “slacktivism.” Vape is defined as “to inhale and exhale the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device.” THE ‘LESSER EVIL’ E-CIGARETTE DEBATE Although vaping is now commonplace and the electronic cigarette (e-cigarette for short) business is booming, many health officials are still holding their breath …

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