Britain unveils ban on e-cigarettes for under-18s

January 26, 2014 9:26 PM

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Britain unveils ban on e-cigarettes for under-18s

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Sunday it would ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to children aged under 18, citing possible adverse health effects and outlining a need for further medical research.

E-cigarettes, which are puffed like a regular cigarette but deliver nicotine by vaporising liquid rather than burning tobacco, have grown in popularity and some analysts predict the market could outpace conventional cigarettes within a decade.

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