If you havent heard the news yet, the Ontario government has proposed some new legislation in the form of Bill 45 that seeks to regulate electronic cigarettes in the same manner as tobacco cigarettes. From a harm-reduction standpoint this proposed legislation would at the very least make it more difficult for tobacco smokers to get off of cigarettes by making electronic cigarettes less accessible.
Whether you are a smoker or a vaper, or you know someone that has struggled to quit smoking cigarettes, you would be well advised to educate yourself with the plethora of data available about electronic cigarettes and the harms (and benefits) that are associated with them. CBC national news has been at the forefront of educating the public about electronic cigarettes and future proposed government legislation and presents a viable source for relevant information. Here is a link to a brief video from CBC National News for further education on the subject: