Japanese puff on electronic cigarettes

Japanese puff on electronic cigarettesTokyo - Japanese smokers bent on a healthy lifestyle are increasingly turning to electronic smoking.

In a country known for its love of electronics, the pseudo cigarettes, which glow similar to real cigarettes, are a healthy alternative to cancer-causing tobacco cigarettes, the Japanese business magazine Nikkei said describing the trend.

A cartridge in the mouthpiece has a concentration of a special solution meant to satisfy the smoker's appetite for a puff. Some electronic smoking substitutes even emit pleasant aromas. (dpa)