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[Maryland] Fire Officials Warn Against Altering E-Cigarettes After Explosions

Federal investigators documented at least 25 incidents of fires or explosions triggered by misused or malfunctioning electronic cigarettes. The U.S. Fire Administration, which issued a report detailing some of those incidents, specifies many of the fires
NBCWashington.com
added Nov 12, 2015 12:26
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The Titanic is sinking...make mine a double! Funny and fascinating stories you never heard from the world's most famous events

FASCINATING FOOTNOTES FROM HISTORY by Giles Milton...the Hindenburg disaster...Milton does quote the smoking rules on board: 'Smoking is confined to the smoking salon, where all the accessories for the smoker are at hand.' And then adds that the ship was
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 7, 2015 02:07
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Florida man placed in a coma after e-cigarette explosion

The family of a Florida man who was placed in a medically induced coma Monday after his e-cigarette blew up wants others to understand the dangers of the devices. Evan Spahlinger, 21, is in critical condition after he was found on the floor covered in s
Fox News
added Oct 28, 2015 18:48
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[UK] Vaping Burned a Hole in My Lungs?

Claim: A British man burned a hole in his lung by vaping (i.e., using e-cigarettes). UNPROVEN
Snopes.com
added Oct 23, 2015 19:22
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[UK] Vaping burned a hole in my lungs EXCLUSIVE: E-cigarette puts dad in hospital

A DAD ended up in hospital with a hole burnt through his lung after his e-cig spat hot nicotine liquid down his throat. Richard Courtney’s £100 device was meant to turn the fluid into vapour but a fault left him hooked up to a ventilator.
The Sun (uk)
added Oct 21, 2015 14:38
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AAFP Tells FDA to Require Warnings on Liquid Nicotine

AAFP believes the FDA should require child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine and all other novel tobacco products," said the letter. "Given that nicotine is an addictive drug, child-resistant packaging and graphical warnings are immediate and common
American Family Physician
added Sep 29, 2015 23:43
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[UK] NEW LAW ON SMOKING IN CARS ‘DOESN'T GO FAR ENOUGH’

A UK-based car leasing company is warning that the new law on smoking in cars carrying children doesn’t go far enough... Flexed.co.uk is calling for a blanket ban on in-car smoking, which it calls one of the greatest safety risks on the road today. It be
Fire Risk Management (uk)
added Aug 28, 2015 17:11
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[UK] I gave up smoking and saved my family's life

the levels were even higher than before...was urged by diligent nurse Sarah Treadwell-Whitlock to go home and have his appliances at home checked. It was then that he found out a his cooker was leaking an "astronomical amount" of the lethal carbon monoxi
The [London, UK] Express
added Aug 17, 2015 12:46
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PTSD and RA: Is There a Smoking Gun?

"It appears that people with PTSD have multiple risk factors. It's not only inflammation, but they also have genes that are associated with smoking and anxiety and also are associated with increased inflammation -- there's an overlap," he said. Further st
MedPage Today
added Aug 14, 2015 07:54
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[Ohio] Police: Dog burned by flicked cigarette

a neighbor is accused of flicking a cigarette at a dog that was tied up in a yard next door. The dog suffered a burn on its buttocks. The dog's owner also found cigarette holes in her trampoline.
WDTN-TV
added Aug 10, 2015 20:42
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