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Nicotine, Carcinogen, and Toxin Exposure in Long-Term E-Cigarette and Nicotine Replacement Therapy Users: A Cross-sectional Study

Former smokers with long-term e-cigarette–only or NRT-only use may obtain roughly similar levels of nicotine compared with smokers of combustible cigarettes only, but results varied. Long-term NRT-only and e-cigarette–only use, but not dual use of NRTs o
Annals of Internal Medicine
added Feb 7, 2017 00:45
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Study: E-Cig Use Safer than Smoking?

"Former smokers who used e-cigarettes long term as a replacement for cigarettes dramatically reduced their risk, compared to continuing to smoke," Shahab told MedPage Today, adding that the few human studies that have examined toxic exposures associated
MedPage Today
added Feb 7, 2017 00:44
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1 in 4 Teen E-Cigarette Users Has Tried 'Dripping'

"Dripping" involves placing drops of e-liquid directly onto the exposed heating coil of an e-cigarette or atomizer, and then immediately inhaling the cloud of vapor produced, said Krishnan-Sarin, a professor of psychiatry at Yale University School of Med
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 6, 2017 18:13
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E-cigs and ‘dripping’: What you need to know

We asked the study’s lead author... more about the study’s findings: Did the number of students who had ever used e-cigarettes surprise you? Do these results reflect what is happening nationally? We did not know what to expect. We had anecdotal evidenc
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Feb 6, 2017 18:10
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[North Carolina] Nicotine addiction remains a danger to WNC as popularity of e-cigarettes grows

the state is beginning to worry about the cigarette’s trendy younger sibling: e-cigarettes...have become commonplace in Asheville, and licensed clinical addiction specialist Sheila McKeon notes, “You can’t walk downtown without seeing people pouring out o
Mountain Xpress
added Feb 6, 2017 18:02
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E-cigarettes and National Adolescent Cigarette Use: 2004–2014

CONCLUSIONS: The introduction of e-cigarettes was not associated with a change in the linear decline in cigarette smoking among youth. E-cigarette–only users would be unlikely to have initiated tobacco product use with cigarettes.
Pediatrics
added Feb 6, 2017 16:50
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Adolescent Risk Behaviors and Use of Electronic Vapor Products and Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

this study also shows that EVP use is associated with other health-risk behaviors. For a majority of the behaviors examined in this study, cigarette-only smokers and EVP-only users were as likely to engage in that behavior, suggesting that the association
Pediatrics
added Feb 6, 2017 16:49
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Survey: 'Dripping' Common Among Teen E-Cig Users

The practice of pouring e-liquid directly onto the heating element of an e-cigarette device and inhaling -- bypassing the liquid holding tank -- produces thicker vapor clouds, which drippers say results in a stronger throat hit and more intense flavors.
MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2017 16:44
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Twelve myths about e-cigarettes that failed to impress the TGA

Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) last week rejected an application to liberalise the scheduling of nicotine... Here I look at 12 mantras about e-cigarettes that seem to have failed to impress the TGA.
The Conversation (au)
added Feb 6, 2017 03:18
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Unexpected experimental results indicate nicotine creates a chronic drug memory in the brain

The surprise came after three months, when the lab rats suddenly became fearless and sought out well-lighted areas that prey animals normally avoid. At the same time, signaling in the brain's reward system changed, as shown by a study at Sahlgrenska Acade
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 4, 2017 15:36
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