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Deadly E-Cigarette Explosions Add to the Health Hazards of Vaping

Some former cigarette smokers who turn to e-cigarettes have chronic lung diseases such as emphysema, and may rely on oxygen concentrators to help them breathe, Steinberg told Live Science. E-cigarettes, which have gained popularity in the past 10 years,
Ozarks Sentinel
added Oct 9, 2014 11:04
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[Illinois] Coroner: Smoking with home oxygen machines led to deaths

Two area residents have died of burns since Sept. 5 as a probable result of smoking near home medical oxygen machines. Kimmerling said Gerald Peterlin, 75, of El Paso died at 7:55 p.m. Sept. 5 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal after being inj
Bloomington (IL) Pantagraph
added Sep 18, 2014 17:39
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[UK] Mother set her nine-year-old son on fire as a punishment for smoking

A mother who killed her nine-year-old son by setting him on fire as punishment for smoking has been sentenced to 11 years in prison.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 27, 2012 19:28
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[Michigan] Updated: Nurse, patient injured in ER hospital bed fire

The Ann Arbor Fire Department responded to a fire in the Emergency Room of the University of Michigan Hospital late Saturday that injured two people. The cause of the blaze: An intoxicated patient smoking an imaginary cigarette in a bed in one room of t
Ann Arbor.com
added Oct 22, 2012 06:53
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[California] Oroville woman who set herself on fire by smoking while on oxygen in critical condition

woman who was taken by ambulance to Oroville Hospital with severe burns on her face and head was reported in critical condition Thursday
Chico (CA) Enterprise-Record
added Oct 12, 2012 08:36
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[Oregon] Fire rips through Portland cigar shop

A fire broke out Tuesday morning at a building that houses Roll Your Own cigar shop in southeast Portlan
KPTV Oregon’s 12
added Sep 27, 2012 08:24
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High-Rise Residents Frustrated by Careless Smoking Blaze

Firefighters say that a potentially lethal combination of cigarettes and bottled oxygen could have spelled tragedy as careless smoking led to a fire at a Kansas City high-rise apartment building on Thursday morning. Authorities say that ten families were
WDAF-TV Fox 4 (Kansas City, MO)
added Jul 22, 2012 19:23
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Fire safe cigarettes create even more lung damage

NaturalNews Network
added May 16, 2012 16:26
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[New York] PICTURED: The horrifying burns suffered by store clerk after an e-cigarette exploded in his pocket at Grand Central

A man who suffered third-degree burns after an e-cigarette exploded several times in his pocket is recovering in hospital. Gruesome pictures show the injuries Otis Gooding, 31, of New York, sustained during the blast in Grand Central Terminal.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 26, 2016 01:43
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[Massachusetts] MA: Child-Resistant Packaging Now Required for E-Cigarette Liquids

New regulations requiring child-resistant packaging for liquids and gels used in electronic cigarettes will soon take effect in Massachusetts. The new restrictions are intended to address concerns that children may swallow the liquids or gels, which con
WATD 95.9 (Marshfield, MA)
added Mar 15, 2016 23:02
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