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NOTICE OF VIOLATION / California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act / Formaldehyde Exposures Resulting From Use Of Electronic Cigarette Devices (PDF)

This Notice addresses consumer exposures to formaldehyde. Use of the products identified in this Notice results in human exposures to formaldehyde. Formaldehyde is produced when electronic cigarette devices are used in the intended manner. The primary rou
CEH - Center for Environmental Health
added Sep 2, 2015 20:51

Health Watchdog Finds High Levels of Cancer-Causing Chemicals in the Majority of Nearly 100 E-cigarettes Tested

Legal action launched to hold e-cigarette makers accountable for failure to warn consumers
CEH - Center for Environmental Health
added Sep 2, 2015 20:44

E-cigs produce hazardous chemicals

The nonprofit Center for Environmental Health today announced that most of the 97 e-cigs and other “vaping’’ products it recently had tested are not as safe... “A Smoking Gun: Cancer Causing Chemicals in E-cigarettes,” is touted as the “first-ever large
Philly blogs
added Sep 2, 2015 20:42

GUEST EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes The tobacco industry’s latest threat to oral health? (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

organized dentistry has not issued any policy statements or clinical recommendations on e-cig use....we offer the following recommendations to organized dentistry and the nation’s dental professionals: -When taking health histories, ask about all forms o
Journal of the American Dental Association
added Oct 29, 2015 13:02

GUEST EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes / The tobacco industry’s latest threat to oral health?

a new epidemic of tobacco product promotion and usage are filling the nation’s airwaves and public spaces. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) have experienced a meteoric rise in sales since first entering the US market in 2007. Science and policy have been st
Journal of the American Dental Association
added Oct 29, 2015 12:54

[UK] Effects of Switching to Electronic Cigarettes with and without Concurrent Smoking on Exposure to Nicotine, Carbon Monoxide, and Acrolein

dual users, EC use significantly reduced exposure to CO and acrolein because of a reduction in smoke intake. EC may reduce harm even in smokers who continue to smoke, but long-term follow-up studies are needed to confirm this.
Cancer Prevention Research
added Sep 11, 2015 08:13

Emerging tobacco-related cancer risks in China: A nationwide, prospective study of 0.5 million adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

smoking now causes a quarter of all adult male cancers. High male uptake rates before the age of 20 years and nearly universal use of cigarettes foreshadow substantial tobacco-attributed risks in China unless there is widespread cessation.
added Sep 3, 2015 10:45

[Brazil, South America/Caribbean] Former smoker who lost his voice box to throat cancer poses as a newsstand cashier selling cigarettes so he can warn customers about the horrific dangers of smoking

João Cândido, from the Brazilian state of Paraña, was diagnosed with larynx cancer 14 years after he stopped smoking two packs a day... The Brazilian public service announcement reminds people what can happen when smoking doesn't kill them
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:55

Nicotine: Carcinogenicity and Effects on Response to Cancer Treatment – A Review [FREE FULL TEXT]

The role of nicotine as the major addictive component of tobacco products may have distracted our attention from toxicological effects on cell growth, angiogenesis, and tumor malignancy. Effects on cancer disease are important aspects in the evaluation of
Frontiers of Oncology
added Dec 29, 2015 03:59

[California] A Smoking Gun / Cancer-causing chemicals in e-cigarettes (PDF)

Through our legal action, CEH intends to influence the e-cigarette industry to change its practices that mislead users about the risks of these products. We will work with industry on making safer products and on informing consumers of the risks from
CEH - Center for Environmental Health
added Nov 19, 2015 18:11
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