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VIDEO: Hidden Danger of Electronic Cigarettes / Why you can get seriously injured by one even if you don't use them.

No “one” agency is actively keeping tabs of how many times they blow-up or catch fire. “Because they are so new, there is not a lot of information out there,” William Abbott, Connecticut state fire marshal, said. A spokesperson for the U. S. Food and Dru
NBC Connecticut
added Nov 7, 2015 20:15
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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] E-cig vendors say experience matters when vaping

Two Southwest Florida men are dealing with injuries ...Vape Con, an opportunity to educate e-cig users. Vape Con organizers said accidents or explosions happen as a result of user error with mechanical mod vapes when too much power is drawn from the
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Oct 31, 2015 21:12
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[Alaska] Fergus: Young people turning to new types of tobacco and nicotine products

A recent study by the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services shows one in three teenagers in Alaska are using a few type of tobacco product. “We need more research before we can say for sure that e-cigarettes can be useful for people trying to k
LidTime
added Oct 31, 2015 21:10
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Renfrew County Housing Corporation adopts smoke-free policy

RCHC's smoke-free policy will be adopted through attrition, except for at 41 Vimy Blvd. in Renfrew, the site of a January fire caused by careless smoking that dislodged residents from their home.
Inside Ottawa (ON) Valley (ca)
added Oct 29, 2015 14:36
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vapes on planes

And a bill has recently been introduced in the House to prohibit vaping on passenger flights....Truth Initiative has commented on a number of related rules and policies to help ensure planes remain clean air environments and e-cigarettes are handled safe
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 29, 2015 12:38
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[Korea - South] Gov’t warns of possible nicotine overdose thru use of e-cigarettes

gwarned of a possible overdose of nicotine for those who smoke electronic cigarettes Tuesday, while ordering a recall of 10 e-cigarettes over defective power cord plugs that may cause a fire or electric shock.
Korea Observer (kr)
added Oct 29, 2015 12:27
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[Korea - South] Gov’t warns of possible nicotine overdose thru use of e-cigarettes

gwarned of a possible overdose of nicotine for those who smoke electronic cigarettes Tuesday, while ordering a recall of 10 e-cigarettes over defective power cord plugs that may cause a fire or electric shock.
Korea Observer (kr)
added Oct 29, 2015 12:27
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[New York] VIDEO: Jury awards woman $1.9M after e-cigarette explodes

A California woman badly burned by an exploding electronic cigarette was awarded nearly $2 million Wednesday by a jury in a product liability suit, her lawyer said. Jennifer Ries of Corona was on her way to the airport in March 2013 when she plugged in h
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 29, 2015 00:07
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Florida man, 21, in a coma after e-cigarette EXPLODED and covered his neck and face in burns

A 21-year-old Florida man has been placed in a medically induced coma after an electronic cigarette blew up in his face. Evan Spahlinger is in critical condition after the explosion at his Naples home on Monday.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 28, 2015 18:56
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