UK doctors say vaping is safe

GPs should advise their smoking patients to switch to e-cigarettes, the UK’s Royal College of General Practitioners is now saying.

The endorsement is in direct contrast to current Australian advice from the RACGP, which is that vaping is an “unproven approach” to smoking cessation, with questions around its safety and efficacy.

“A small number of randomised controlled trials have suggested that e-cigarettes