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[Saudi Arabia] Electronic Cigarettes: Impact on Lung Function and Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide Among Healthy Adults [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF)

a significant reduction in lung function parameters including FEV1, FEV1/FVC ratio, FEF50%, FEF75%, FEF25%–75%, and FEF75%–85% was identified. The reason for inconsistent findings presented by Vardavas et al. (2012) is the use of e-cigarette for a p
American Journal of Men’s Health
added Oct 19, 2018 01:47
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Adding flavors to e-cigarette liquids changes chemistry, creates irritants

The chemical additives react to e-liquid, or e-juice, creating new compounds...when chemical flavorings for vanilla, cherry, citrus and cinnamon mingle with solvents such as polypropylene glycol and glycerol, they create compounds called acetals.
EurekAlert
added Oct 18, 2018 19:01
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[Massachusetts] Boston, NYC Lawyers Team to Secure $43M Verdict in Case Linking Cancer to Asbestos, Tobacco in Cigarettes

After a five-week trial and 23 total hours of deliberations spread over four days, a jury of 11 found against cigarette maker R.J. Reynolds on claims of defective design, fraud failure to adequately warn and in favor of the family of the late Louis Summer
Law.com
added Oct 17, 2018 03:11
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[Illinois] E-cigarettes should not be treated like regular cigarettes, NU researchers say

Electronic cigarettes should be seen as a unique tobacco product rather than another type of cigarette, a research commentary co-authored by Northwestern researchers says. The commentary examined different studies of electronic cigarettes to better unde
Daily Northwestern
added Oct 15, 2018 19:49
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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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[Florida] Jury Finds COPD-Related Claim Against RJR, Philip Morris Time-Barred

needed about six hours to conclude that Carlos Ortiz should have known by May 5, 1990 that he suffered from the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease his family contends was caused by years of smoking. That date is the cut-off for claims in Florida’s Eng
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 14, 2018 19:30
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[Greece] The effects of vaping could be as harmful as conventional smoking, research reveals

Researchers from the University of Athens found that flavourings in e-cigarettes harm the lungs by causing inflammation. Smokers looking to quit often turn to vaping in the belief that it is better for their health, but analysis, conducted on mice, show
Yahoo! Sports
added Oct 12, 2018 18:14
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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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[Greece, UK] Another reason to stop vaping: E-cigarette flavors are just as bad for lung inflammation as smoking, study finds

A new Greek study in mice suggests that e-liquids and their flavoring additives cause lung inflammation and may impair them as badly as cigettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:19
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