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[Australia] E-cigarette firm hit with $55,000 fine

The boss of an online e-cigarette company has been fined $55,000 after being pursued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission for falsely claiming the products did not contain cancer-causing chemicals.
West Australian (au)
added May 5, 2017 04:21
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Smokers with pancreatic cancer at risk for shorter survival

Patients with pancreatic cancer who smoked near the time of diagnosis were 40% more likely to die after diagnosis than those who never smoked or stopped smoking before diagnosis, according to a prospective study published in Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Healio.com
added May 3, 2017 22:57
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[UK] E-cigarettes do NOT cause cancer: Study reinforces vaping is safer than smoking tobacco

Researchers from UK-based British American Tobacco exposed laboratory cells to the emissions of an electronic or standard cigarette to monitor their toxicity
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2017 22:16
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VAPING VS SMOKING: E-CIGARETTES ARE SAFE, DON’T CAUSE CANCER, NEW STUDY REVEALS

For this newer study published in Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis and conducted by researchers at British American Tobacco, it was found that the nicotine-free vapors neither induce damage to cells nor cause cancer. Researchers also stated that e
Inquisitr
added May 2, 2017 19:59
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RJR's Deception Caused Florida Farm Owner's Fatal Cancer, Atty Says as Trial Opens

Attorneys argued over the role R.J. Reynolds may have played in the fatal cancer that struck a Florida farm owner who smoked for more than half his life, as trial opened against the tobacco company Thursday. Lawrence v. R.J. Reynolds, 2009-CA-000178.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 1, 2017 13:11
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E-cigarettes do not promote cancer growth in lab tests

"It is one of a series of tests being developed and refined by British American Tobacco to compare the relative biological effects of e-cigarettes and tobacco-heating products with conventional cigarettes."
EurekAlert
added May 1, 2017 22:15
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E-Cigarettes Do Not Promote Cancer Growth in Lab Tests

The findings suggest that e-cigarettes may provide a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes.... “It is one of a series of tests being developed and refined by British American Tobacco to compare the relative biological effects of e-cigarettes and to
AlphaGalileo Foundation (uk)
added Apr 28, 2017 21:08
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Comparative tumor promotion assessment of e-cigarette and cigarettes using the in vitro Bhas 42 cell transformation assay [FREE FULL TEXT]

These data add to growing evidence suggesting that e-cigarettes may provide a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes.
Wiley Online Library
added Apr 28, 2017 21:10
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[Virginia] Oprah erupts in new HBO film, premiering Saturday

whose tissue sample would yield medical marvels benefiting millions...The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,"...A poor tobacco farmer who worked the same Virginia land as her slave ancestors, Henrietta Lacks died in 1951 at age 31.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 20, 2017 18:55
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[Asia, India] Beware! Active or passive smoking leads to cancer in ‘voice box’

Smoking during and after treatment of Laryngeal cancer has an adverse prognosis. Smoking not only increases the risk of cancer relapse -but also increases the risk of getting another type of cancer, said Dr Kekatpure. It is good to be alert regarding vari
The Health Site (in)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:55
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