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Are e-cigarette flavorings toxic to the heart?

New research, published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, concludes that the chemicals used to create these flavors could be damaging blood vessels and the cells that line the inside of the heart. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 20, 2018 15:54
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[Europe] EU refuses Belgium to outlaw menthol cigarettes

European administration reminds that the directive text indicates that the banning of flavored tobacco “should extend over a long period to allow consumers enough time to switch to other products.’’ The European Commission now expects information on Belg
Brussels Times (be)
added Jun 16, 2018 12:04
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Flavored electronic cigarettes linked to possible cardiovascular disease

There has been a rapid rise in e-cigarette use, partially due to flavoring additives in tobacco products and perception of less harm than traditional combustible cigarettes. Numerous studies have been done on the risks of e-cigarettes to lungs, but the r
EurekAlert
added Jun 19, 2018 03:27
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E-Cigarette Flavorings May Harm Blood Vessels

Short-term exposure to certain flavorings used in electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products proved toxic to endothelial cell function in laboratory studies, suggesting that the flavor additives could impair blood vessel function over time and cont
MedPage Today
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
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Flavorings in Tobacco Products Induce Endothelial Cell Dysfunction

Conclusions—Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jun 16, 2018 12:03
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E-cigarettes may damage blood vessels in the same way as HEART DISEASE because of the chemicals used to give them flavour, study finds

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 15, 2018 08:39
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E-Cig Flavorings May Damage Lining of Blood Vessels

Five flavorings tested in the lab damaged the heart-protective functions of endothelial cells, which line the inside of blood vessels and the heart, said study author Jessica Fetterman. She's an assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 15, 2018 08:21
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[UK] Low-Nicotine E-Cigs May Raise Toxin Risks

Ex-smokers who use low-nicotine liquid in electronic cigarettes breathe more deeply and more often when using the devices than those who use high-nicotine liquid, a small British study suggests. That means that users of low-nicotine liquid are at increas
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 15, 2018 08:20
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SULLUM: Bans on E-Cigarette Flavors Can't Be Justified by the 'Wildfire Spread' of Adolescent Vaping, Which Seems to Be Declining

Schumer seems incapable of conceiving that "kid-friendly e-cig flavors" also appeal to adults, which makes vaping more attractive as a harm-reducing alternative to smoking. The implication is that banning those flavors could be deadly to smokers who would
Reason Magazine
added Jun 14, 2018 12:42
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[Netherlands] SMOKING AT LEAST TWICE AS HARMFUL AS STATED ON PACKAGES: HEALTH INSTITUTE

Smokers inhale much higher doses of harmful substances than is stated on their cigarette packages, according to a study by Dutch public health institute RIVM. The researchers found that the amount of tar, nicotine and carbon monoxide is at least twice as
NL Times (nl)
added Jun 13, 2018 12:37
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