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ARCHIVE: Electronic Cigarette Explosion Resulting in a C1 and C2 Fracture: A Case Report [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our case report is the first case of a cervical spine injury due to the explosion of an electronic cigarette. This case demonstrates that an electronic cigarette explosion can cause potentially serious penetrating neck injury. Emergency physicians should
Journal of Emergency Medicine
added Dec 15, 2017 03:04
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ARCHIVE: Facial trauma caused by electronic cigarette explosion

Few reports in the medical literature describe injuries secondary to device malfunction. We present a case of electronic cigarette explosion, with a projectile fracturing the patient's right naso-orbital-ethmoid complex and anterior and posterior frontal
Ear Nose and Throat Journal
added Dec 15, 2017 03:04
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Trump Pick to Head Consumer Safety Board Is Seen as Too Close to Industries

Senate will also vote on another Trump nominee for the agency, Dana Baiocco ...Blumenthal...asked her if she would recuse herself from matters involving another former client...“R.J. Reynolds...encouraging the extensive use of flame retardant chemi
New York Times
added Dec 7, 2017 22:49
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[Ohio] Wrongful death lawsuit filed after fatal accident names Fostoria driver

The lawsuit accuses Bowling of turning his head away from the freeway and upcoming traffic and looking into a box on his passenger’s seat for a can of chewing tobacco.
Tiffin (OH) Advertiser-Tribune
added Dec 5, 2017 23:20
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Traveling With Your E-Cigarettes [INFOGRAPHIC]

Disconnect batteries to your mod and make sure that they are fully charged as this may be required at security. Check with your airlines first prior to your travel date if bringing an e-cigarette is allowed on the plane to avoid confusion and hassle late
ValueWalk
added Dec 4, 2017 15:56
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[UK] Terminally-ill cancer patient, 62, who was lifelong smoker died when she blew herself up by lighting cigarette while using oxygen tank

Reid, 62, was receiving treatment for her terminal lung cancer at St Margaret's Hospice in Yeovil...'He said she had blown herself up in the smoking room.... remembered wheeling Miss Reid into the room...had no knowledge of the risk of smoking and naked f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 28, 2017 23:12
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[UK] Smoking in bed 'causes serious fire' at Maulden home

Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service said the heat and smoke were "extreme". Crew Commander Ross Mann said: "Please take care when smoking and always ensure you put out your cigarettes completely and in a safe receptacle."
BBC Online
added Nov 27, 2017 15:26
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[Canada] London Fire brass sound alarm over contraband cigarette dangers after latest fatal blaze

After a second death this year from careless smoking in London, one of the city’s firefighting officials says he’s had enough. More than 20 fires have been caused by careless smoking in 2017 in London alone -- and three of the last four fire-related
London (Ontario) Free Press (ca)
added Nov 18, 2017 02:51
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E-cigarette Product Construction Linked to Severity of Explosion Injuries

The 2017 FEMA report on e-cigarette explosions has linked product construction to the severity of injuries suffered in explosion incidents. The study included extensive review and research into the construction of e-cigarettes and why explosions and sev
National Law Review
added Nov 17, 2017 23:19
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What a wheeze! Moment smoker has the fright of his life as his cigarette EXPLODES... then his prankster son-in-law explains he packed it with a FIRE CRACKER as a ploy to make him QUIT

The man's son-in-law, who filmed the prank, quickly explains that he had filled the cigarette with a fire cracker in a bid to help him give up smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 15:49
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