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E-cigarette users are MOST at-risk of oral cancer: Study finds most users still haven't quit tobacco - and vaping devices also contain carcinogens

those who used smokeless tobacco devices had the highest levels of certain carcinogenic chemicals linked to cancers of the mouth and throat out of any group of tobacco product users. Many of the estimated eight million adults that use e-cigarettes have
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 31, 2018 07:30
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E-cigarettes and tobacco product use linked to increased risk of oral cancer

Tobacco use remains a leading cause of oral cancer but the tobacco landscape is evolving with increasing use of non-cigarette tobacco products and dual-use of multiple product types. Chaffee and co-author Neal Benowitz, also from the University of Califo
EurekAlert
added Jul 29, 2018 22:51
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E-cigarettes, tobacco linked to higher risk of oral cancer

the vast majority of non-cigarette tobacco users are exposed to carcinogen levels comparable to or exceeding exposure among exclusive cigarette smokers, levels that are likely to place users at substantial risk. The full findings are present in the journ
New Kerala.com (in)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:46
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Aldehydes Dominant Carcinogen in Tobacco Smoke

"We found that aldehydes in tobacco smoke are the major driving forces in inducing DNA damage and inhibiting DNA repair, the two major forces that cause cancer," a coauthor said in a statement.
Drugs.com
added Jul 29, 2018 22:42
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[Australia] Alcohol, Tobacco Consumption Tied to Cancer Mortality

and colleagues examined temporal associations of alcohol and tobacco consumption with overall cancer mortality in the Australian population across different age and sex groups. Data on per capita alcohol consumption and tobacco consumption were collected
Renal and Urology News
added Jul 26, 2018 12:03
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The American Cancer Society Public Health Statement on Eliminating Combustible Tobacco Use in the United States (PDF)

Whereas complete information on all the potential risks and benefits of ENDS is not yet available, there is sufficient information to allow ACS to act now with a clear focus on the primary goal of ending deadly combustible tobacco use, which is respo
Wiley Online Library
added Jul 23, 2018 05:43
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RODU: American Cancer Society Sees Zero Cancer Risk for Smokeless Tobacco

A June 11th American Cancer Society policy paper (here) states that the Society will “focus on the primary goal of ending deadly combustible tobacco use… Given this imperative, ACS will provide smokers and the public with clear and accurate information a
Heartland Institute
added Jul 23, 2018 05:38
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Social Smoking: Just How Bad Is It For You?

1. You Can Still Be Addicted While social smokers may not be physically addicted to nicotine, like regular smokers, experts believe they can still be psychologically addicted to the act of smoking. “Social smokers aren’t using nicotine to avoid withdraw
SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
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Population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer

We are estimating and comparing the population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer in Australia...This study is focusing on the preventable lifestyle-related risk factors (e.g., smoking, alcohol consumption, poor diet, lack of exercise, overweight
Centre for Big Data Research in Health (CBDRH) (au)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:21
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[Australia] Four in five lung cancers preventable through healthy lifestyle

"More than three out of four lung cancers are caused by ever smoking. Current smoking is responsible for more than half of lung cancers and past smoking for nearly a quarter." The study showed that the lung cancer risk remained elevated for 40 years after
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:21
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