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Electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) battery-related burns presenting to US emergency departments, 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The nature and circumstances of the injuries suggest these incidents were unintentional and would potentially be prevented through battery design requirements, battery testing standards and public education related to ENDS battery safety.
Injury Epidemiology
added Mar 9, 2018 19:53
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COALITION TO EXPLORE IMPACT OF JUUL, OTHER E-CIGARETTES ON KENTUCKY’S HEALTH

Concerned that the escalation of Juul and other e-cigarette use will undermine progress in reducing tobacco-related disease in Kentucky, the Coalition for a Smoke-Free Tomorrow will host a half-day conference in Louisville on Monday, December 10, to expl
BereaOnline.com
added Oct 16, 2018 20:51
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[Greece, UK] How vaping could actually be worse for you than smoking, according to new study

after conducting experiments on mice, Greek scientists found that the additives in e-cigarette flavours caused lung inflammation, which was in some cases worse than with conventional cigarettes. What were the experiments? The Mirror reports that research
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:40
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] DAVIDSON: Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking

A better solution for Thailand would be to emulate Japan’s emphasis on education, teaching children from early age of the dangers of smoking....it should not follow the fashionable, but failed, plain packaging policies of Australia, France and the UK.
The Nation (th)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:27
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Fathers who smoke raise the risk of their GRANDCHILDREN developing ADHD, study suggests

Researchers say that in a study conducted on mice, dads who were exposed to nicotine had offspring more likely to experience cognitive deficits. Previous studies have shown that mothers who smoke cigarettes raise their children's risk of developing beha
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:15
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[Florida] Fla. High Court Rejects Law That Mandated Daubert Standard ($$)

Florida's legal community was closely watching cigarette smoker Richard DeLisle's challenge... In upholding the Frye standard,..."This rule — that expert testimony should be deduced from generally accepted scientific principles — has been the standard in
Law360
added Oct 16, 2018 17:57
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Combustible and Electronic Tobacco and Marijuana Products in Hip-Hop Music Videos, 2013-2017 [FREE FULL TEXT]

In this content analysis of 796 hip-hop music videos from 2013 to 2017, the appearance of combustible or electronic product use or exhaled smoke or vapor ranged from 40.2% to 50.7%. The appearance of branded combustible and electronic products increased o
JAMA Internal Medicine
added Oct 16, 2018 17:51
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Use of tobacco & marijuana products frequently featured in hip-hop music videos

there's also a history of showing regulated substances in hip-hop and other popular music. These depictions may affect fans' attitudes toward smoking and increase the likelihood of smoking --particularly among young people," says Kristin Knutzen, MPH, lea
EurekAlert
added Oct 16, 2018 17:49
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More and More Hip-Hop Music Videos Going Up in Smoke

About half of popular hip-hop songs included tobacco and marijuana use in their music videos in 2017, researchers found. The proportion of leading hip-hop videos containing electronic or combustible tobacco and marijuana products, or smoke and vapor fro
MedPage Today
added Oct 16, 2018 17:12
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UL Certifies First Electronic Cigarette to UL 8139 Standard

UL...announced today that Joyetech, a global manufacturer of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers, is the first organization to certify to UL 8139, a safety Standard that evaluates the electrical and battery systems of vaping devices and electronic cigare
PR Newswire
added Oct 15, 2018 23:48
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