Many thousands of smokers are quitting with e-cigarettes. There is growing evidence that they can help people stop smoking for good. Using an e-cigarette isn't completely risk free, but it is much less harmful than smoking and can be especially effective when combined with extra additional quitting support to help you quit.

What are e-cigarettes and how do they work?

Will using an e-cigarette help me stop smoking?

Are some e-cigarettes better than others?

Are e-cigarettes available on prescription?

How safe are e-cigarettes?

What about risks from nicotine?

Is e-cigarette vapour harmful to others?

Do e-cigarettes pose a fire risk?

How are e-cigarettes regulated in the UK?

Who is using e-cigarettes?

Reporting a safety concern with e-cigarettes


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