Public Health Argument #2 – A Person Smoking, versus a Person Vaping

Good afternoon, My name is ______ I am a [STATE] resident, a former smoker of _____ years, and a current vapor of ______ years. If this legislature truly has the public health’s best interests at heart, and the goal is genuinely a smoke free society, it must accept that vapors are part of the solution, not the problem. What we …

Public Health Argument #3 – vaping is the most successful means to quit smoking

Good Afternoon, My name is _________ and I am a [STATE] resident, taxpayer, and former smoker.   Vaping helped me quit smoking, and I am not alone; even the most vocal opponents of vaping can agree on some basic facts, with regards to the benefits of vaping.   Scientists and Politicians… has been misrepresenting facts and campaigning against Vapor Devices …

Second Hand Vapor Argument #2 – New England Journal of Medicine study – is unrealistic

Good afternoon, My name is ________ and I am a [STATE] resident, former smoker, and current vapor. I am deeply concerned that this committee may make their decision regarding [BILL] according to research that is simply not based in reality. Specifically, anti-tobacco harm reduction figures often cite a letter to the New England Journal of Medicine that claims: that “Vapor Devices may …

Public Health Argument #4 – Vaping lies, are going to kill people

Good afternoon, My name is ______, I am a [STATE] resident, former smoker of ____ years and a vaper of ___ years. I am here to voice my strong opposition to [BILL], because despite potentially good intentions,  [BILL] will have disastrous negative consequences on the public health. Vapor is not smoke, and treating it as such like [BILL] does, creates …

Public Health Argument #1 – public health gateway testimony

Good Afternoon, My name is ______ and I am a former smoker of ____ years and a current vapor of ____ years. Since vaping I have personally experienced a vast improvement in my health, and I know 100’s of other individuals who experienced the same thing. When considering limiting access to this product that has added years to my life, …