The health risks associated with smoking are now widely known, but the dangers of secondhand smoke are often ignored or underestimated.
In particular children can suffer significant health problems as a result of exposure to secondhand smoke in homes and cars as our infographic below explains.
Is vaping safe? Or is it bad for you? These are the questions that most people will ask themselves before taking the plunge and giving e cigarettes a try. There has been lots of negative press about e-cigarettes but is this justified? Is it just as dangerous as smoking? Is it even worse than smoking? Are these stories based on fact or just a load of rubbish made up by scaremongers to sell more newspapers?
The reality is that many people and organisations (including Public Health England) have gone on the record to state that vaping is significantly less harmful than smoking and that alone has to be reason enough to find out more if you're looking to quit smoking.
Here we look at the various studies and evidence to give you an overview of the relative dangers of smoking vs vaping.