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Tech-Cigarette.com Discusses the Tobacco Smoking Catastrophe 2013

the University of California, San Francisco has compiled a data that states that in the coming forty years, over eighteen million more tuberculoses cases ... It is therefore very important that smokers adopt a more suitable smoking mechanism, which appar
SBWire
added Apr 16, 2013 03:54
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A Story of AIDS, From the Beginning

David France, the director of the documentary "How to Survive a Plague," . . . I asked Mr. France if that was why he still smokes. Was it a vestige of an era in which no one thought about middle age and beyond? He said that wasn’t it at all. As he told
New York Times
added Dec 13, 2012 01:57
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E-cigarette flavors are toxic to white blood cells, warn scientists

A new study adds to growing evidence on the harmful health effects of e-cigarettes. The study finds that exposure to commonly used e-cigarette flavoring chemicals and liquids can cause significant inflammation to monocytes, a type of white blood cell. Mo
ScienceDaily
added Jan 31, 2018 16:51
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The Real Hazards of Chewing Tobacco and Snuff

Oral cancer. This disease, which affects the mouth, tongue, cheek, gums and lips, is one of the most deadly forms of cancer. The five-year survival rate is only 59 percent. Other cancers. Carcinogens in the tobacco also increase a user's risk for cancer
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2018 00:46
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STUDY SHOWS E-CIGS PROPYLENE GLYCOL KILLS PNEUMOCOCCI, STREPTOCOCCI, STAPHYLOCOCCI

Vapes The Cloud Company
added Sep 5, 2017 22:21
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Scientists identify missing link between smoking and inflammation

scientists show that nicotine activates certain white blood cells, called neutrophils, which in turn release molecules that lead to increased inflammation. "Our study reveals an explanation how nicotine contributes to induction of inflammation and in doi
EurekAlert
added Oct 31, 2016 18:15
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Smokeless Tobacco May Contain Potentially Harmful Bacteria

Two types in particular -- Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus pumilus -- can cause inflammation of the lungs and opportunistic infections, the study authors said. Opportunistic infections are those that occur more frequently and are more severe in peopl
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 5, 2016 18:51
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Bacterial Populations Associated with Smokeless Tobacco Products

Several bacterial species were identified that are of possible concern due to their potential to cause opportunistic infections. In addition some species have abilities to reduce nitrates to nitrites, which may be an important step in the formation of car
Applied and Environmental Microbiology
added Aug 28, 2016 20:11
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[Europe, USA] Vapours of US and EU Market Leader Electronic Cigarette Brands and Liquids Are Cytotoxic for Human Vascular Endothelial Cells [FREE FULL TEXT]

e-cigarette vapour constituents affect cell viability, proliferation, morphology, metabolism, and state of inflammatory activation. [23, 25–28] All these alterations show that chemicals found in e-cigarette vapour influence cells in a fundamental way and
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 29, 2016 14:26
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Electronic cigarette exposure triggers neutrophil inflammatory responses [FREE FULL TEXT]

Neutrophils were exposed to e-cig vapour extract (ECVE)... ECVE causes a pro-inflammatory response from human neutrophils. This raises concerns over the safety of e-cig use.
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 26, 2016 14:43
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