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[Europe] Respiratory specialists say no to e-cigarettes

European Respiratory Society has nailed its colours firmly to the mast of not supporting their use. At the ERS congress in Munich, the world’s biggest respiratory meeting with over 22,000 registered delegates, research is being presented that casts asper
PharmaTimes (uk)
added Sep 8, 2014 12:13

[Vermont] KNEIPP: Smoke-free zones are safety zones for some

When someone with asthma or COPD coughs or shows signs of difficulty breathing after being around smoke, it isn’t to be passive aggressive or rude. It is because the smoke causes a physical reaction which makes it difficult to breathe. If you smoke and ar
Brattleboro (VT) Reformer
added Sep 8, 2014 11:52

[Florida] Engle Progeny Review for the Week of September 1

After less than a full day of deliberations, the jury found Paul Baum, the deceased smoker at the center of the suit, did not have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.../ Ken Ellis’s suit stems from his mother’s death at 57 from lung cancer. Ellis clai
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 6, 2014 14:49

[Florida] Counsel Debate Illness and Damages As Engle Progeny Tobacco Suit Goes to the Jury

Paul suffered from a smoking-related respiratory disease for 20 years, including the last half-decade of his life that “bordered on the horrific,” Baum’s attorney told jurors in closing arguments before asking for up to $24.9 million in compensatory damag
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 6, 2014 14:52

Experts Dispute Whether Smoker Suffered From COPD in Florida Tobacco Lawsuit

opposing counsel sparred over whether Paul Baum, the deceased smoker at the heart of an Engle progeny tobacco suit, died from smoking-related respiratory disease or a rare cartilage disorder unrelated to his smoking. Baum v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:39

[Ireland] VIDEO: Vine shows the vast difference between a healthy lung and that of a heavy smoker

The vine, which was posted by user Devon Arbelo, demonstrates the damage long-term and persistent smoking can have on your lungs.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:14

[UK] Harmful chemical linked to rare factory lung condition is found in e-cigarette liquid

* Diacetyl discovered inside a VIP butterscotch flavour liquid refill bottle * Bought at Metrocentre in Gateshead and has since been withdrawn * Chemical behind 'popcorn worker's lung' safe to eat, but not to inhale
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 1, 2014 02:47

Vapshot - Is it safe?

Using OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), one of the most respected and stringent standards as a guide, the following are test results from a licensed and accredited independent testing laboratory.
added Aug 29, 2014 13:04


Vapshot introduces the alcohol directly into the blood stream through the lungs, which is very efficient.
added Aug 29, 2014 13:03

[UK] VIDEO: Watch: Gross video reveals what smoking REALLY does to the lungs - and why cigarettes make you so out of breath

But this gruesome video reveals just how much damage smoking does to the lungs in particular. Uploaded to Vine by Devon Arbelo, it shows the extent to which tobacco affects lung capacity and turns the vital organs black. Experiment shows lung capaciti
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:09
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