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Response to SunSeeker (Reply #55)

Wed Aug 14, 2019, 05:47 PM

60. I'll take the advice of my doctors. You know, the entire life of a person

must be looked at before assessing actual risk to that person, right?

My doctors read studies and news articles as well.

Also, I know exactly what is in my vape juice because I make my own. I know more about vaping than is found in the article you cited which doesn't really say much of anything at all.

I find that the biggest problem with ADULT vaping is people who can't stand the fact that the person doing the vaping is in their view "a low life smoker" who is hooked on nicotine, because vaping looks like smoking. When in fact vaping does not equal smoking just like a piece of wood does not equal a car alternator.

I'm curious why you are not mentioning the harm reduction, or perhaps even harm elimination that ADULT smokers gain from vaping vs. smoking? Do you not understand that patches or nicotine gum are missing the one factor that smokers need to quit? That factor is the learned hand to mouth movement.

I agree that children should not vape, but adults? They should be congratulated, not scorned. I view the people who scorn them in public as nothing more than pearl clutchers who can't stand to see something that mimics smoking, because "those filthy smokers don't deserve to be in the same space as them".

And as far as your OP...I can't get real excited about it until it says something more. Also, if you buy anything off the street, you're going to have a bad time.

So I'll continue vaping, and I'll shoot a quick grin to the people who faint when they see it. I'll keep a look out for a post which addresses alcohol related deaths, or texting/automobile related deaths. I'm pretty sure no one has died from vaping to date.

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