Vaping is harmful and not cool, says lung surgeon who has operated on vapers

Vaping carries a fine of up to $2,000 for anyone caught using, buying or possessing e-vaporisers.
Vaping carries a fine of up to $2,000 for anyone caught using, buying or possessing e-vaporisers.ST PHOTO: ZAIHAN MOHAMED YUSOF

SINGAPORE - Users of electronic vaporisers often consider the activity safer than cigarette smoking and less harmful to others because it is smokeless.

But the sweet scent of exhaled vape clouds masks potential health risks, said medical experts The Straits Times spoke to recently.

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