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Old 27.07.2009, 13:39
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Electric smoking machine [electric cigarette replacements]

Hello,
Over the weekend I saw a very small article in an international newspaper.
This mentioned a new electronic smoking machine which meant that you can smoke without the smell or the cancerous tar.

I have been smoking every day since I was 11 years old (38 years ago) and now have chronic bronchitus and I MUST STOP SMOKING.

There was no mention of the brand or if it was on general release, but from the description, this seems like a good way to gradually wean myself off the weed / chemicals.

Looked at other smoking threads, but this more specifically about the new machine. Any input or name or experience appreciated
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Old 27.07.2009, 13:43
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Re: Electric smoking machine

http://www.smokeanywhere.com/?a_aid=00497dda


Results of Google search:

http://www.google.com/search?name=f&...ess+cigarettes
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Old 27.07.2009, 14:00
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Re: Electric smoking machine

Cheers - I will check some of the links out. What would be nice is somewhere here in CH where I could go into a shop. However, just did a search and it came up with a statement to s ay that only a medical qualified person can sell these in CH. There seems to be so many accessories and no mention about how long you get for your 80 CHF (Starter pack). Be nice if I could get this on the Krankenkasse

Hopefully someone else on the forum has tried these - I will order some anyway, as I need to stop.

Tried the Swedish Snus last week - it nearly killed me. Ultra light to Full strength in 2 mins. I need a more gentle approach.
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Old 27.07.2009, 17:25
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Re: Electric smoking machine

The Gadget Thread

Previous thread has a link to an online supplier. I know a couple of people who tried them but reverted back to cigarettes.
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Old 27.07.2009, 17:33
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Re: Electric smoking machine

I saw this report on CNN just the other day.

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/0...fda/index.html
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Old 27.07.2009, 18:37
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Re: Electric smoking machine [electric cigarette replacements]

Friends of mine in the US have tried them and liked them. Not sure if they're smoking again now or not.

I quit a few years back using a drug from the doctor (Zyban). It worked really well for me, it just cut out the cravings completely. However, I'm an addict and I craved it the entire few years I'd quit. I started back up again when I got in a very, very stressful situation. Now I'm looking to quit again, but I don't think I'll go the Zyban route again, as it is an antidepressant and I just don't want the chemicals. But it was very effective for me.
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Old 27.07.2009, 13:46
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Re: Electric smoking machine

I have a relation in the UK who has used this with success and has not smoked for 3 months or used the device for the last month. However, it does not seem to be available in Switzerland.
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