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[UK] Vaping can cause SERIOUS lung damage and should be treated with caution, scientists warn

The perception that e-cigarettes are safe should be treated with caution, scientists have said as new research suggests vapour could harm lung cells. A study, published in journal Thorax, found vapour may cause inflammation and impair the activity of al
The Mirror (uk)
added Aug 15, 2018 01:31
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E-cigarette vapor tied to changes in lung cells

The vapor from e-cigarettes may boost the production of inflammatory chemicals in the lungs, while disabling key cellular defenders against infection, a new study suggests. In a series of laboratory experiments, researchers found that e-cigarette vapor i
Reuters
added Aug 15, 2018 17:18
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[UK] E-cigarette vapor disables key immune cells in the lung and boosts inflammation

E-cigarette vapor boosts the production of inflammatory chemicals and disables key protective cells in the lung that keep the air spaces clear of potentially harmful particles, reveals a small experimental study.
ScienceDaily
added Aug 15, 2018 04:28
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Summer tourists ‘forced to smoke’ in top European cities

tourists are being warned that spending a long weekend in Europe’s 10 most popular but polluted cities could have the same health impacts as smoking between one and four cigarettes.
Transport & Environment (be)
added Aug 16, 2018 16:11
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Respiratory Symptoms and ED Use in Non-Smoking Teens with Secondhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure

more likely to experience shortness of breath, difficulty exercising or wheeze after exercise, or even a dry cough at night. Increased duration of exposure, especially in the home, was associated with worse symptoms. The teens exposed to secondhand smoke
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Aug 9, 2018 16:39
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Adolescent Tobacco Smoke Exposure, Respiratory Symptoms, and Emergency Department Use [FREE FULL TEXT]

Different TSE measures uniquely increased the risk of TSE-related symptoms, but any TSE increased the risk of having a higher number of ED and/or UC visits. The providers at these high-volume settings should offer interventions to adolescents who are expo
Pediatrics
added Aug 7, 2018 18:10
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Secondhand smoke poses greater risks for teens: Study

they found more than one-third of teens were around others who smoked for at least one hour a day for the past seven days...more likely to report shortness of breath, difficulty exercising compared with peers, wheezing during or after exercise, a dry coug
ABC News
added Aug 7, 2018 18:05
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[UK] Jeremy Clarkson, 58, celebrates his one-year anniversary of quitting smoking... and insists he 'doesn't miss' the 43-year habit

The Grand Tour host, who smoked nearly 630,000 cigarettes in his life, kicked the habit last summer after a bout of near-fatal pneumonia kept him from cigarettes while he was in the hospital. The 58-year-old celebrated the milestone on Friday by tweetin
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 15:19
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[Louisiana] Woman with stage 4 lung cancer said she had no symptoms after smoking for 39 years

Setliff said, "A lot of times they call it the silent killer because you don't know and had she not had that stent put in, we probably wouldn't have known, but there were signs we missed. She stayed nauseated and dizzy but we thought it was from other th
KPLC-TV Channel 7 - NBC (Lake Charles, LA)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:16
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Cigarette and e-cigarette dual use and risk of cardiopulmonary symptoms in the Health eHeart Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

These data demonstrate that, among dual users, the use of e-cigarettes was not associated with less exposure to tobacco smoke or health risks. It provides epidemiologic evidence specifically linking e-cigarettes, and possibly a synergistic relationship b
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 26, 2018 17:20
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