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CHEST World Congress 2016 Annual Meeting Abstracts: Immediate Effects of e-Cigarette Smoking in Healthy and Mild Asthmatic Young Smokers

CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS: ECS is not safe. As it happens with cigarette smoking, ECS has more pronounced deleterious effects in asthmatics. Further investigation focused on long-term effects of ECS is recommended.
Science Direct
added Apr 13, 2016 15:37
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Immediate Effects of e-Cigarette Smoking in Healthy and Mild Asthmatic Young Smokers

CONCLUSIONS: ECS causes acute pulmonary function impairment, lasting for less than 30 minutes after smoking.
Chest
added Apr 12, 2016 19:07
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E-cigarettes have immediate effects on pulmonary function

researchers will report at CHEST World Congress this month on a study of e-cigarettes and the immediate effects on pulmonary function in healthy and mild asthmatic young smokers. In a study of 54 young cigarette and e-cigarettes smokers, 27 had mild cont
EurekAlert
added Apr 12, 2016 17:25
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[Asia] Higher smoking rates will increase asthma risk in India: study

Countries with higher male smoking rates such as India and Bangladesh may develop higher asthma and wheezing rates as a result of more exposure to second-hand smoke, scientists say. Underweight and obese women who also drink alcohol and smoke tobacco hav
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Apr 9, 2016 13:43
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[Canada] McGill students want a smoke-free campus

it’s a stressful time of year when the “no smoking” signs at the smoke-free McLennan-Redpath terrace, near the McLennan Library Building, are most apt to be ignored, and students suffering from respiratory and other illnesses find themselves having to ac
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 21:56
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Women with unhealthy BMIs who smoke and drink at two-fold higher risk of asthma

Underweight and obese women who also drank alcohol and smoked tobacco had a two-fold higher risk of being diagnosed with asthma than women with a healthy body mass index who did not drink or smoke, a St. Michael's Hospital study found. Women with low and
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 6, 2016 21:55
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[Italy] Persisting Long Term Benefits of Smoking Abstinence and Reduction in Asthmatic Smokers Who Have Switched to Electronic Cigarettes

This prospective study confirms that EC use ameliorates objective and subjective asthma outcomes and shows that these beneficial effects may persist... R.P. ...has also served as a consultant for Pfizer and Arbi Group Srl, an Italian e-cigarettes distribu
Discovery Medicine
added Mar 29, 2016 17:07
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[Korea - South] Korean kids who use e-cigarettes have a lot more asthma and days lost from school

convincingly demonstrates that high school students (around 16 years old) who use e-cigarettes are much more likely to develop asthma (diagnosed by a doctor) and miss more days of school. They did a very careful analysis that controlled for a wide varie
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 9, 2016 14:14
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[Korea - South] Association between Electronic Cigarette Use and Asthma among High School Students in South Korea [FULL FREE TEXT]

EC users have an increased association with asthma and are more likely to have had days absent from school due to severe asthma symptoms. In conclusion, the results indicate that EC use may be a risk factor for asthma. The results may be useful in develop
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Mar 8, 2016 22:16
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[UK] How vegetables can help you breathe easy: A healthy diet slows the damaging effects of smoking and helps to prevent lung cancer from spreading

The three types of lung disease that kill most people are lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. Lung cancer is the No 1 cancer killer. Most of the 35,000-plus lung cancer deaths every year are the direct result of smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 3, 2016 12:40
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