Most people know about cigarette smoking, but not everyone can answer the question "What is vaping?" In fact, some lawmakers appear to get the two confused and often lump anti-vaping legislation in with public smoking bans. This makes it difficult for users of electronic cigarettes to explain why they enjoy vaping so much. So what is vaping? Vaping is the use of a disposable or rechargeable electronic cigarette. These devices give users the sensation of smoking, but the two activities are actually vastly different. Smoking cigarettes is considered risky due to the many ill health effects that tobacco can produce. Around 8.6 million people in the United States have developed at least one serious illness directly related to their tobacco use. Cigarettes are made with around 7,000 chemicals, 69 of which are known to cause cancer. Similarly, smoking offers very little choice to smokers; they can choose from only tobacco and menthol for flavors, and they have no choice but to consume nicotine,

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