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Vape flavors can make nasty new chemicals in your e-liquid

There are more than 7,000 e-liquid flavors out there, and they’re pretty controversial. Right now, regulators and lawmakers are weighing how to regulate them... “YOU DON’T WANT HARM REPLACEMENT."
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Oct 19, 2018 12:15
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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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E-cigarette additives increase inflammation and impair lung function, study finds

Flavoring and additive ingredients in e-cigarettes may increase inflammation and impair lung function, according to new research. The study, published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology--Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, also found
EurekAlert
added Oct 19, 2018 01:50
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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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