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[New York] NYU Study Shows Vaping Increases Risk of Cancer and Heart Diseases

A safe alternative to smoking cigarettes with all the same head-rush-inducing, nicotine pleasure — that is the idea behind e-cigarettes, which have quickly gained popularity in recent years among young adults, college students and even teenagers. But is
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Feb 6, 2018 18:23
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Just one cigarette a day can lead to heart disease

The study team analyzed data from 141 smaller studies to assess the risk of heart disease and stroke for people who smoked one, five or 20 cigarettes a day. Men who smoked one cigarette a day were 74 percent more likely to have heart disease and 30 perce
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2018 00:14
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Every second man in Armenia is a smoker, survey reveals

More that half of the male population of Armenia - 51,5% - are smokers, while 1.8% of women are in the country’s smoking community, a new report by the health ministry revealed recently. 94.3% of smokers prefer factory-made cigarettes, the STEPS national
PanArmenian Network (am)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:44
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E-Cigarettes May Lead to Cancer and Heart Disease, New Study Finds

Evidence points to the "almost unambiguous" conclusion that nicotine can convert to a carcinogen once inside the human body, said study author Moon-shong Tang, a professor of environmental medicine and pathology at NYU School of Medicine. "Nicotine is no
Bloomberg News
added Jan 31, 2018 15:13
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E-cigarette smoke damages DNA and reduces repair activity in mouse lung, heart, and bladder as well as in human lung and bladder cells [FREE FULL TEXT]

results indicate that nicotine nitrosation occurs in vivo in mice and that E-cigarette smoke is carcinogenic to the murine lung and bladder and harmful to the murine heart. It is therefore possible that E-cigarette smoke may contribute to lung and bladder
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
added Jan 30, 2018 03:41
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Scientists Discover a Bone-Deep Risk for Heart Disease

clonal hematopoiesis of indeterminate potential, or C.H.I.P... The mutations are acquired, not inherited — most likely by bad luck or exposure to toxins like cigarette smoke. But there is little that patients can do.
New York Times
added Jan 30, 2018 02:00
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[UK] Vaping may raise cancer and heart disease risk, study suggests

Nicotine in e-cigarettes may convert into DNA-damaging chemicals, mouse trial indicates, but critics say results are irrelevant to humans
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 29, 2018 18:37
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[UK] Only Smoke 1 Cigarette a Day? It Can Still Kill You

The bottom line: "No safe level of smoking exists for cardiovascular disease," wrote the team led by Allan Hacksaw, of UCL Cancer Institute at University College, London. "Smokers should quit instead of cutting down, using appropriate cessation aids if
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 25, 2018 22:14
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[UK] One cigarette a day 'increases heart disease and stroke risk'

People who smoked even one cigarette a day were still about 50% more likely to develop heart disease and 30% more likely to have a stroke than people who had never smoked, researchers said. They said it showed there was no safe level of smoking for such
BBC Online
added Jan 25, 2018 21:27
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[UK] Even one cigarette a day greatly raises cardiovascular risk, experts warn

Cutting out cigarettes – not just cutting down – is necessary to dramatically reduce the chance of cardiovascular problems say the study’s authors. Smoking just one cigarette a day is more dangerous than commonly thought, say researchers who have found
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 21:26
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