7 lung deaths related to e-cigarettes in the United States - could South Africa be next?
South Africa might face a similar health problem as the US as e-cigarettes are sold here without regulation. This lack of regulation has resulted in a proliferation of outlets selling these products without providing basic information such as the ingredients and the impact of e-cigarettes. With over 300 000 e-cigarettes users in South Africa, how can we stop it from happening here? The burning question is how were e-cigarettes allowed into the market without them being tested