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December 2016

UNC Study Shows Many Americans Unaware of the Dangers of Smoking

By C. Bosco December 27, 2016 861 Views No comments

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A recent study suggests that sadly most people in the US, are still unaware that the chemicals produced by burning tobacco are more harmful than the additives that a cigarette contains, whilst others mistakenly believe that cigarette filters are enough to block these chemicals from being inhaled.

New Study Says Smokers With COPD Benefit From Using E-Cigs

By C. Bosco December 26, 2016 1149 Views No comments

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Far from being the cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD), a recent study confirms that smokers with COPD significantly benefit from e-cigarette use.

How the FDA is Part of the Problem of Exploding E-Cig Batteries

By C. Bosco December 20, 2016 706 Views No comments

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Last week another incident of an “exploding e-cigarette” was reported in Connecticut. Safety experts agree that the problem with these devices are the cheap aftermarket batteries that need to be urgently replaced. But what is stopping these manufacturers from recalling and replacing these batteries?

E-Cigs Do Not Damage DNA Researchers Say

By C. Bosco December 19, 2016 578 Views No comments

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BAT researchers conduct in vitro studies with e-cigarettes and combustible cigarettes to estimate the potential damage on DNA of human epithelial cells. Their results exclude any damage upon e-vapor exposure while cigarette smoke does.

U.S. Surgeon General: Vaping Is "Less Harmful" But Still Considered Tobacco Product

By C. Bosco December 8, 2016 855 Views No comments

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The US surgeon general releases a report saying that increased e-cigarette use amongst young people is a “major public health concern”, and is urging lawmakers to implement even harsher regulations in relation to use amongst minors.