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Vaping, e-cigarettes can mutate users’ DNA, cause cancer, new research says

The research, which was presented at the ACS 256th National Meeting & Exposition on Aug. 20, found increased levels of three DNA-damaging compounds in the users’ saliva. Compared with people who don’t use e-cigarettes or vape, four of the five users sh
PhillyVoice.com
added Aug 24, 2018 12:50
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Hit With $2M Verdict In Smoking Death Suit ($$)

A Florida state jury found R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. partially at fault for the death of a lifelong smoker who succumbed to laryngeal cancer, returning a $2 million verdict, according to court records. Tyrone Dixon was addicted to cigarettes, the jury f
Law360
added Aug 24, 2018 14:01
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[Florida] Avera & Smith Secures $2 Million Tobacco Case Verdict Against R.J. Reynolds for Family of Deceased Laryngeal Cancer Victim

family of Tyrone Dixon, who contracted laryngeal cancer and passed away in 1994 at age 38 as a result of his addiction to cigarettes containing nicotine. Mr. Dixon started to smoke at age 11 or 12 while growing up in Milton, Florida, and continued to smok
PR Newswire
added Aug 21, 2018 17:39
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Hit With $2M Verdict In Smoking Death Suit ($$)

A Florida state jury found R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. partially at fault for the death of a lifelong smoker who succumbed to laryngeal cancer, returning a $2 million verdict, according to court records. Tyrone Dixon was addicted to cigarettes, the jury fo
Law360
added Aug 21, 2018 12:39
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Economic cost of tobacco-related cancers in Sri Lanka f[FREE FULL TEXT]

Burden of tobacco smoking and ST-related cancers as reflected in these economic costs is enormous: affecting the healthcare system and country’s economy. Policymakers should take note of this burden and address tobacco consumption control as a priority.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2018 11:55
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Effects of menthol flavor cigarettes or total urinary menthol on biomarkers of nicotine and carcinogenic exposure and behavioral measures

Conclusions Urinary menthol is an independent predictive biomarker for nicotine dependence, addictive and carcinogenic exposure, and behaviors.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2018 17:09
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[Minnesota] E-cigarettes raise the risk of mouth cancer by damaging DNA

But as scientists scramble to study the trendy devices, they are discovering more reasons that they should be approached with caution. The latest findings of a small study from the University of Minnesota suggest that vaping may raise levels of DNA-dam
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:22
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E-cigarettes can damage DNA

Today, researchers report that vaping may modify the genetic material, or DNA, in the oral cells of users, which could increase their cancer risk. The researchers will present their results today at the 256th National Meeting & Exposition of the American
American Chemical Society
added Aug 20, 2018 16:16
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Vaping increases risk of DNA mutations which could lead to cancer, study suggests

Vaping could increase the risk of mouth cancers, according to a new study, which suggests e-cigarettes lead to the build-up of chemicals known to cause harmful DNA mutations. US researchers presented findings from a small, as yet unpublished, trial whic
The Independent (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:14
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[Minnesota] VAPING COULD RAISE RISK OF CANCER, STUDY FINDS

recruited five e-cigarette users, and collected samples of their saliva before and after they vaped for 15 minutes. The team then studied the saliva for chemicals that are believed to damage DNA. After vaping, the participants’ saliva contained higher le
Newsweek
added Aug 20, 2018 16:13
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