Figures show that an increasing number of people are requiring treatment for breathing problems caused by vaping.
Ministers are considering plans to prescribe e-cigarettes to help eradicate smoking.
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However, statistics from NHS Digital show that hospitals in England and Wales recorded 177 admissions for patients with vaping-related problems in 2020.
That almost doubled to 337 last year.
Many new vape models sold online contain high levels of nicotine.
Pediatrician Prof Andrew Bush said: “I saw a young person on a heart machine for an e-cigarette.
“Public Health England has said they are 95 per cent safer than cigarettes.
“There is absolutely no data to support that.”
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https://www.the-sun.com/health/5543231/treatment-breathing-issues-vaping/ Figures show that more and more people need treatment for breathing problems caused by vaping