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[Canada] PLATT: Clearing the smoke — unlike other places, no rush to judgment on indoor vaping in Calgary 33

these are metals you don’t want to be passively inhaling and proof that for once, Calgary city council’s decision to meddle in an issue outside of taxes, trash and transportation is probably a good thing, even if the motivation is hazy.
Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 2, 2014 13:44

[UK] Reader's letter: Ban e-cigarettes indoors and more will smoke again

If e-cigarettes were banned in public places, it would force vapers to vape alongside smokers and expose them to the dangers of second-hand smoke. Many vapers have said such a ban would simply force them back to smoking.--Katie Knight, Save E-cigs
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Sep 2, 2014 13:16

Early Life Exposure to Cigarette Smoke and Depressive Symptoms Among Women in Midlife [FREE FULL TEXT]

These findings support a role for early life cigarette exposures in shaping smoking and depression risks in later life, and they provide some support for the direction of smoke exposure influence on depression.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 1, 2014 23:33

'Increased levels of toxic metals' in e-cigarette secondhand smoke

Though previous research has found benefits of switching from traditional to electronic cigarettes, a new study from the University of Southern California finds that the secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes contains certain harmful metals that are signific
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Sep 1, 2014 14:23

[UK] E-cigarettes 'contain higher levels of certain toxins than regular cigarettes'

U.S. researchers found vapour from e-cigarettes contains toxic element chromium and four times more nickel than found in normal cigarettes They were also found to contain lead, zinc and other toxic metals
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 1, 2014 14:17

[Asia] Full tobacco ban suggested by lawmakers in China

Chinese lawmakers called for a complete ban on tobacco advertisements when discussing an Advertisement Law bill on Saturday. Members of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) discussed the draft amendment to the 20-year-old Adver
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 1, 2014 03:24

Second-hand e-cig smoke compared to regular cigarette smoke

Despite a 10-fold decrease in overall exposure to carcinogenic particulate matter, researchers find increased levels of certain toxic metals in second-hand smoke from e-cigs
added Aug 29, 2014 14:00
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Study: Second-hand smoke from e-cigarettes contains toxic metals | Fox News

Second-hand smoke from electronic cigarettes may be less harmful than their tobacco-laden cousins, but they still release toxins into the air, according to a new study. For the study, published in the Journal of Environmental Science, Processes and Impac
Fox News
added Aug 29, 2014 13:35

[UK, USA] Battle over ecigarettes starts to heat up ($$)

Armando Peruga, programme manager for the tobacco free initiative at the WHO, told the Financial Times: “We say that the lack of evidence about something is not evidence of the lack of a problem.” Echoing the report, he said regulations should limit the
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 04:33

Second-Hand E-Cigarette Smoke: Healthier Than Regular Cigarette Smoke, but Still Contains Some Toxic Elements

Despite a 10-fold decrease in overall exposure to carcinogenic particulate matter, researchers find increased levels of certain toxic metals in second-hand smoke from e-cigs Contact: Robert Perkins at (213) 740-9226 or; or Megan Hazle a
University of Southern California (USC)
added Aug 29, 2014 04:08
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