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Tobacco aside, e-cigarette flavorings may harm blood vessels

Flavoring chemicals widely used in e-cigarettes and other tobacco products may be toxic to the cells that line and regulate blood vessel function. The adverse effects observed with chemical flavor additives on endothelial cells could be early warning sig
ScienceDaily
added Jun 21, 2018 13:20
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Are e-cigarette flavorings toxic to the heart?

New research, published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, concludes that the chemicals used to create these flavors could be damaging blood vessels and the cells that line the inside of the heart. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 20, 2018 15:54
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Tobacco: What You Don't Know Can Kill You

But many people do not know that it can also cause heart disease and stroke. That information comes from World Health Organization (WHO) officials in Geneva, Switzerland. The WHO marked May 31 as World No Tobacco Day. The WHO’s 2018 campaign focuses on t
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:09
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Flavored electronic cigarettes linked to possible cardiovascular disease

There has been a rapid rise in e-cigarette use, partially due to flavoring additives in tobacco products and perception of less harm than traditional combustible cigarettes. Numerous studies have been done on the risks of e-cigarettes to lungs, but the r
EurekAlert
added Jun 19, 2018 03:27
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E-Cigarette Flavorings May Harm Blood Vessels

Short-term exposure to certain flavorings used in electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products proved toxic to endothelial cell function in laboratory studies, suggesting that the flavor additives could impair blood vessel function over time and cont
MedPage Today
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
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Flavorings in Tobacco Products Induce Endothelial Cell Dysfunction

Conclusions—Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jun 16, 2018 12:03
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Vaping flavoured e-cigarettes 'leads to heart disease, strokes and heart attacks', scientists warn

A new study by researchers from Boston University has revealed that the flavour additives using in e-cigarettes can impair blood vessel function, and inhaling them can lead to heart damage
The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 16, 2018 12:02
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E-cigarettes may damage blood vessels in the same way as HEART DISEASE because of the chemicals used to give them flavour, study finds

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 15, 2018 08:39
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E-Cig Flavorings May Damage Lining of Blood Vessels

Five flavorings tested in the lab damaged the heart-protective functions of endothelial cells, which line the inside of blood vessels and the heart, said study author Jessica Fetterman. She's an assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 15, 2018 08:21
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Framingham at 70: What We’ve Learned About Women and Heart Disease [FREE FULL TEXT]

. In Framingham, as is the case for the nation as a whole, risks for heart disease have begun to decline. Rates of cigarette smoking have declined and are really quite low at about 10% to 13% of Framingham participants in the third generation.
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jun 14, 2018 12:29
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