Vaping the lesser evil in the battle against smoking
E-cigs appear to be the lesser evil by being far less harmful and without the unpleasant by-products of traditional cigarettes.
They appear to provide a panacea for both smokers and non-smokers alike, being far less harmful and without the unpleasant by-products of traditional cigarettes.
Electronic, or e-cigarettes, have also proved tremendously popular over the decade since their introduction, with dedicated shops now as common as mobile phone stores.
One in three smokers in Scotland have used them in an attempt to quit, with only 1 percent of non-smokers giving them a try.
Although long-term health studies have yet to prove it, experts believe vaping is far safer than reaching for a cigarette.