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[UK] VIDEO: Hull man's horrific acid burns after e-cig explodes 'like hand grenade'

He had not realised at the time but it had already leaked toxic acid while inside his pocket, which caused horrendous scorch marks across his back. So powerful was the explosion, a part from the smoking device pinged off and struck him on the leg, causi
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added May 5, 2017 12:38
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[California] E-Cigarettes, Distracted Driving, and Car Accidents

While it is not against the law in California to drive while smoking an e-cigarette, it is against the law to drive while distracted....If you or a loved one was injured in an auto accident that was not your fault, California law and experienced Woodland
JD Supra, LLC
added May 1, 2017 22:17
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[Arizona] Trauma surgeon seeing rise in burns from electronic cigarettes

That's when Vercruysse, a UA-Banner burn surgeon, started to ask those patients and ones with similar wounds how they got burned. "They all told me basically the same thing," he says. "They had an electronic cigarette in their pocket, then they started f
ScienceDaily
added May 1, 2017 22:17
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[UK] Bedbound great-grandmother, 74, died in a fireball after a dropped cigarette started a blaze that intensified because of the paraffin cream she used to treat arthritis

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2017 17:02
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UA trauma surgeon seeing rise in burns from electronic cigarettes

That's when Vercruysse, a UA-Banner burn surgeon, started to ask those patients and ones with similar wounds how they got burned. "They all told me basically the same thing," he says. "They had an electronic cigarette in their pocket, then they started f
EurekAlert
added Apr 29, 2017 02:58
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[UK] Warning about smoking after bedding catches fire in Crawley home Fire

West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service (WSFRS) say that this month is smoking safety month, a focus that is very important as smoking related fires are the most dangerous nationally. This importance has been reinforced after crews responded to the second fire
West Sussex Today (uk)
added Apr 26, 2017 15:48
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[UK] Vaper, 25, suffers horrific acid burns and bruising after e-cigarette explodes 'like a hand grenade' blasting a hole in his living room wall

Ian Cudbertson has been scarred for life after his ordeal and reckons he would have been killed if he had been smoking the gadget at the time. The 25-year-old was watching television when he suddenly felt the device burning red hot in his pocket so he p
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 24, 2017 19:10
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LETTER: E-Vapor Regulation

We support the bipartisan Cole-Bishop legislation mentioned in your editorial because it maintains the F.D.A.’s authority to regulate e-vapor products while also preserving the ability for us and thousands of other companies to create innovative products
New York Times
added Apr 24, 2017 14:25
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Ballistic trauma from an exploding electronic cigarette: Case report [FREE FULL TEXT]

•This is the first ballistic injury from an electronic cigarette in which the device was embedded into the patient, necessitating surgical removal.... it stands to reason that maxillofacial blast injuries from electronic cigarettes will increase in frequ
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases
added Apr 22, 2017 23:44
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[Asia, Mid-east] Don’t be fooled by e-cigarettes, warn UAE doctors

Viral videos show e-cigarettes exploding in users' pockets and hands, often causing severe disfigurement, but doctors warn that vaping may also cause cancer and heart disease due to deadly chemicals that users inhale. Dr Georgey Koshy, Chief Medical Off
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Apr 22, 2017 22:27
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