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E-cigarette additives found to have dangerous side effects

A new study examined the harmful effects found in the flavorings and additives that are used in e-cigarettes, as the researchers found they can alter lung function, cause inflammation throughout the body, and increase mucus production.
Consumer Affairs
added Oct 19, 2018 01:53
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E-Cigarette Flavorings, Additives Increase Inflammation and Impair Lung Function, Study Finds

also found that short-term exposure to e-cigarettes was enough to cause lung inflammation similar or worse than that seen in traditional cigarette use. The research was chosen as an APSselect article for October. E-cigarettes, popular battery-powered dev
American Physiological Society
added Oct 19, 2018 01:52
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[Greece] Call for Papers: Electronic Cigarettes: Not All Good News?

exposure to e-cig vapor can trigger inflammatory responses and adversely affect respiratory system mechanics. In many cases, the added flavor in e-cigs exacerbated the detrimental effects of e-cig vapor. We conclude that both e-cig vaping and conventional
American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Oct 15, 2018 19:41
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[Greece] E-cigarette additives impair lung function

Researchers from the University of Athens found that short-term exposure to e-cigarettes was enough to cause lung inflammation similar or worse than that seen in traditional cigarette use. The study, published in the American Journal of Physiology - Lu
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Oct 15, 2018 19:38
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Flavoring, additive ingredients in e-cigarettes may increase inflammation and impair lung function

also found that short-term exposure to e-cigarettes was enough to cause lung inflammation similar or worse than that seen in traditional cigarette use. The research was chosen as an APSselect article for October.
News-Medical.net
added Oct 12, 2018 18:12
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[Australia] The cause of death that has TRIPLED in just one year after an outbreak of a contagious virus - and the cities where people are most likely to be affected

Heart disease continued to the leading cause of death last year, followed by dementia, stroke, respiratory diseases and lung cancer....lung cancer often linked to smoking, was the fifth most common cause of death in 2017
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 03:10
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The Toxic Air We Breathe

Doug Brugge tells us otherwise in his new book Particles in the Air: The Deadliest Pollutant Is the One You Breathe Every Day (Springer). In fact, he points out that three of the ten top causes of ill health and death worldwide are due to particulate matt
Tufts University
added Sep 21, 2018 13:45
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Electronic cigarette vapour enhances pneumococcal adherence to airway epithelial cells under abnormal conditions of exposure

led authors to conclude that e-cigarette use has the potential to increase susceptibility to pneumococcal infection. Unfortunately, the evidence presented in the paper is inadequate to provide much confidence in this conclusion.
European Respiratory Journal
added Sep 12, 2018 16:33
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Hour a week of secondhand smoke enough to cause issues for teens

New U.S. research has found that as little as one hour of exposure to tobacco smoke per week can significantly impact teenagers' health, causing a variety of respiratory problems as well as increasing their odds of missing school due to illness and needi
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 23, 2018 00:46
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UC study: Exposure to tobacco smoke significantly impacts teen health

Secondhand smoke linked to poor health, higher absenteeism, increased likelihood to seek medical attention
EurekAlert
added Aug 22, 2018 19:41
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