DONEGAL DOCTOR SLAMS BILL CALLING FOR BAN ON E-CIGARETTES

first_imgA well-known Donegal doctor has slammed two Senators who are calling for a ban on e-cigarettes in the workplace.e-cigarettes must be better than the real thing!Senator John Crown (Independent) and Senator Averil Power (Fianna Fáil) are introducing a Bill to ban e-cigarettes from the workplace.However Carndonagh GP, Dr John Madden has said there is no proven research to show that they are dangerous to anyone’s health. In a rather tongue-in-cheek letter to the Irish Times, Dr Madden said there could be as much danger in handling paper – but that has not been proven yet either!“I am surprised at this knee-jerk reaction to what is probably the most invaluable aid yet developed to helping people stop smoking. And all on the basis that their long-term effects cannot yet be shown to be safe.“I have just researched the long-term safety aspects involved in handling sheets of paper. As of this time there is no evidence that this practice involves no untoward side-effects. It is for this reason that I am sending you this missive via email rather than letter. Just to be sure,” he writes.DONEGAL DOCTOR SLAMS BILL CALLING FOR BAN ON E-CIGARETTES was last modified: February 5th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:banCarndonaghdonegalDR JOHN MADDENELECTRONIC CIGARETTESlast_img

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