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Effects of menthol flavor cigarettes or total urinary menthol on biomarkers of nicotine and carcinogenic exposure and behavioral measures

Conclusions Urinary menthol is an independent predictive biomarker for nicotine dependence, addictive and carcinogenic exposure, and behaviors.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2018 17:09
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The Effect of Price on the Consumption of Reduced Nicotine Cigarettes

smokers’ response to price points when purchasing cigarettes may extend to LNC if these were commercially available. Differential cigarettes prices based on nicotine content may result in voluntary selection of less addicting products.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2018 17:08
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E-CIGARETTES SHAPED LIKE USB FLASH DRIVES: INFORMATION FOR PARENTS, EDUCATORS, AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS (PDF)

BOTTOM LINE? A new e-cigarette shaped like a USB flash drive is being used by students in schools. Nicotine is highly addictive and can harm brain development, which continues until about age 25. The use of any tobacco product — including e-cigarett
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Aug 20, 2018 16:28
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Keep Kids E-Cigarette Free

Have you seen your kid’s USB flash drive lately? It could actually be an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) containing nicotine. E-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco product among U.S. middle and high school students, and USB-shaped e-cigarett
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Aug 20, 2018 16:25
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[Minnesota] E-cigarettes raise the risk of mouth cancer by damaging DNA

But as scientists scramble to study the trendy devices, they are discovering more reasons that they should be approached with caution. The latest findings of a small study from the University of Minnesota suggest that vaping may raise levels of DNA-dam
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:22
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E-cigarettes can damage DNA

Today, researchers report that vaping may modify the genetic material, or DNA, in the oral cells of users, which could increase their cancer risk. The researchers will present their results today at the 256th National Meeting & Exposition of the American
American Chemical Society
added Aug 20, 2018 16:16
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Vaping increases risk of DNA mutations which could lead to cancer, study suggests

Vaping could increase the risk of mouth cancers, according to a new study, which suggests e-cigarettes lead to the build-up of chemicals known to cause harmful DNA mutations. US researchers presented findings from a small, as yet unpublished, trial whic
The Independent (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:14
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[Minnesota] VAPING COULD RAISE RISK OF CANCER, STUDY FINDS

recruited five e-cigarette users, and collected samples of their saliva before and after they vaped for 15 minutes. The team then studied the saliva for chemicals that are believed to damage DNA. After vaping, the participants’ saliva contained higher le
Newsweek
added Aug 20, 2018 16:13
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Vaping Can Damage DNA, But Will It Cause Cancer?

The saliva of a small group of e-cigarette users contained increased levels of three DNA-damaging compounds, the researchers said. These chemicals are formaldehyde, acrolein and methylglyoxal. Further, four of the five e-cigarette users showed increased
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 20, 2018 16:12
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[UK] Lancashire Telegraph County council health boss backs MPs e-cigs report

LANCASHIRE County Council's health boss has backed a report by MPs which said that e-cigarettes can help people stop smoking. But Cllr Shaun Turner has warned against non-smokers taking up 'vaping'. On Friday a report from the House of Commons Science
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:11
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