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Study Links E-Cigarettes to Formaldehyde, Cancer Risk

Research published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine found high-powered tanks used in e-cigarettes to heat nicotine-laced liquid produced a type of formaldehyde not previously detected in e-cigarettes, making the cancer risk from formaldeh
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 22, 2015 08:10
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High Levels of Cancer-Linked Chemical in E-Cigarette Vapor, Study Finds

"We've found there is a hidden form of formaldehyde in e-cigarette vapor that has not typically been measured. It's a chemical that contains formaldehyde in it, and that formaldehyde can be released after inhalation," Pankow said. "People shouldn't assum
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 22, 2015 08:09
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Some e-cigarettes may release more cancer causing chemicals than regular tobacco, study suggests

Certain electronic cigarettes used at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-causing chemical However the research, done in test tubes, does not prove a health risk Also does not mean e-cigarettes are better or
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 22, 2015 08:07
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New tests indicate e-cigarettes may release high levels of cancer-causing formaldehyde when used at high temps

AP - Associated Press
added Jan 22, 2015 08:04
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E-cigarettes can produce more formaldehyde than regular cigarettes, study says

Researchers measure more formaldehyde in e-cigarette vapor than is found in traditional cigarette smoke / Formaldehyde can cause leukemia and nasopharyngeal cancer in people, health experts say
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 22, 2015 07:56
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Ramping up e-cigarette voltage produces more formaldehyde: study

People who smoke high-voltage e-cigarettes have greater exposure to formaldehyde, a suspected carcinogen, than those who keep the voltage low, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.
Reuters
added Jan 22, 2015 07:50
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Before You Vape: High levels of Formaldehyde Hidden in E-Cigs

Formaldehyde, a known human carcinogen found in cigarette smoke, also dwells in the vaporized liquid of popular electronic or e-cigarettes, researchers said Wednesday. E-cigarette sales are booming in the United States and many hoped so- called "vaping"
NBC News
added Jan 22, 2015 07:47
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E-Cigarettes Can Churn Out High Levels Of Formaldehyde : Shots

Vapor produced by electronic cigarettes can contain a surprisingly high concentration of formaldehyde — a known carcinogen — researchers reported Wednesday. The findings, described in a letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine, intensify
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jan 22, 2015 07:46
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LETTER: Hidden Formaldehyde in E-Cigarette Aerosols

long-term vaping is associated with an incremental lifetime cancer risk of 4.2×10−3. This risk is 5 times as high, or even 15 times as high as the risk associated with long-term smoking
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Jan 22, 2015 07:44
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[Ireland] Marie Kierans: Smokers must quit now - Irish cancer figures bleak

Irish women rank amongst the highest in Europe for lung cancer mortality. That was the grim news from the Irish Cancer Society this week and it does not make for pretty reading.
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:12
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