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Does Nicotine Cause Cancer?

nicotine does not cause cancer. It is not listed as a carcinogen...It does, however, speed up many processes in the body that create an environment where cancer cells can reproduce and spread. Cancer cells need a specific type of environment to spread. As
MyFinalSmoke.com (PT Publishing) (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 15:44
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Nicotine and Toxicant Exposure among U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Users: Results from 1999 to 2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Data

Exclusive smokeless tobacco users have higher observed levels of exposure to nicotine and carcinogenic tobacco-specific nitrosamines, as measured by cotinine and NNAL biomarker concentrations, than exclusive cigarette smokers. These patterns in NNAL level
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Nov 21, 2015 19:44
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Smokeless tobacco users exposed to more nicotine, cancer-causing chemical

users of smokeless tobacco are exposed to equal or higher levels of nicotine and NNK, a cancer-causing chemical in tobacco products, according to a study from the U.S. government. More research is needed on the toxic components of smokeless tobacco produ
Reuters
added Nov 21, 2015 19:41
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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Owe $8M For Pilot's Bladder Cancer, Jury Told ($$)

A retired pilot who developed bladder cancer and heart and lung diseases after smoking for decades urged a Florida jury Friday to award him more than $8 million in compensatory damages against R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, saying the tobacco companies
Law360
added Nov 21, 2015 19:38
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[California] Tobacco Companies Sued Over Cancer-Causing Substances in E-Cigarettes

media director for CEH, told Healthline, and “many of the products were quite high.” The tests prompted the nonprofit to file lawsuits against tobacco and other e-cigarette companies for failing to warn consumers about these chemicals, as required by Pro
Healthline Networks
added Nov 20, 2015 03:14
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LAWSUIT EXPOSES CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICALS FROM E-CIGARETTES

it has filed lawsuits against leading tobacco companies and other e-cigarette companies, including RJ Reynolds (Vuse brand), Fontem/Imperial Tobacco (blu brand), NJOY and 12 others for high levels of two cancer-causing chemicals found by independent testi
CEH - Center for Environmental Health
added Nov 19, 2015 18:12
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[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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[California] Tobacco, Vaping Companies Fail to Warn Public of Cancer Dangers: Lawsuit

Center for Environmental Health said its goal is reduce the number of young people who smoke and vape. Teen use of e-cigarettes is skyrocketing, the organization said: among 8th and 10th graders, twice as many say they use e-cigarettes as compared to thos
NBC Bay Area
added Nov 19, 2015 18:03
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Nicotine and Toxicant Exposure among U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Users: Results from 1999 to 2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Data

Exclusive smokeless tobacco users have higher observed levels of exposure to nicotine and carcinogenic tobacco-specific nitrosamines, as measured by cotinine and NNAL biomarker concentrations, than exclusive cigarette smokers. These patterns in NNAL level
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Nov 19, 2015 16:10
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Higher nicotine, carcinogen levels among smokeless tobacco users compared with cig users

Bottom Line: U.S. adults who used only smokeless tobacco products had higher levels of biomarkers of exposure to nicotine and a cancer-causing toxicant -- the tobacco-specific nitrosamine NNK -- compared with those who used only cigarettes.
EurekAlert
added Nov 19, 2015 16:09
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