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Do E-Cigarettes Really Contain Ten Times the Carcinogens of Tobacco Cigarettes?

CLAIM: A Japanese study found electronic cigarettes (popularly called "e-cigs") contain ten times as many carcinogens as tobacco cigarettes. RATING: MOSTLY FALSE
Snopes.com
added May 5, 2017 02:05
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[California] ARCHIVE: Family wants tobacco industry held accountable for Tony Gwynn’s death

The adult children of former Padre Tony Gwynn said Tuesday they filed a lawsuit in San Diego Superior Court so that the tobacco industry would be held accountable for the death of their father and others. Tony Gwynn used smokeless tobacco for 31 years, an
KSWB FOX 5 (San Diego, CA)
added May 4, 2017 05:55
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[California] Tobacco company says Tony Gwynn was warned

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company... “Plaintiffs are barred from recovering any damages because the dangers claimed by Plaintiffs, if any, are and were open and obvious,” says the company’s response, filed by attorneys at the firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon.
USA Today
added May 4, 2017 05:50
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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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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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[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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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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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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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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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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