Hey, guys! Time for [Listening] again! Have you heard of electronic cigarettes or vapes?
Many vape-users think the use of electronic cigarettes does no harm to health and flagrantly smoking E-cigarettes in public even in lifts, which provokes heated discussion sometimes.
Recently, India has banned the sale of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes. The ban is the latest and possibly biggest move against vaping.
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India has banned the sale of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes. The ban is the latest and possibly biggest move against vaping.
Vapes are electronic devices that heat liquid into a cloud ofvapor that users breathe in. Most users vape with a liquid that includes the drug nicotine, several other _____________(3 words missing )
The ban cuts off a huge market for e-cigarette makers such as Juul Labs and Philip Morris International. Both companies planned to ______(1 word missing) in India.
India’s health ministry said the products are “novel,” attractive and come in many flavors, but said their use has increased very quickly “in __________(2 words missing) , especially among youth and children.”
The ban comes at a time when public officials in other countries are raising questions about the safety of vaping.
Last week, United States government announced plans to remove flavored e-cigarettes from stores. Federal officials warned that sweet flavors were leading millions of children into nicotine ________(1 word missing).
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar made the announcement during an appearance with President Donald Trump. A few state governments are also _______(2 words missing). The state of Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday.
The video explains in details the harms vaping brings to people
So, scrap the outmoded idea that vaping is cool and does no harm to health.
That’s all for [Listening] today, please write down your answers and your opinion about vaping! I will reveal the answers in the next episode.
Look forward to it!