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New study warns of dangers of third-hand smoke

A study in the Journal of Tobacco Control found high levels of nicotine on the hands of children of smokers--three times higher than non-smoking adults who live with smokers--as well as traces of nicotine in their saliva.
WJXT-Channel 4 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:56
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Ballistic trauma from an exploding electronic cigarette: Case report [FREE FULL TEXT]

•This is the first ballistic injury from an electronic cigarette in which the device was embedded into the patient, necessitating surgical removal.... it stands to reason that maxillofacial blast injuries from electronic cigarettes will increase in frequ
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases
added Apr 22, 2017 23:44
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GLANTZ: More evidence that e-cigarettes are as bad as cigarettes for blood vessels, this time on skin

An important factor in wound healing is adequate circulation in small blood vessels. Inadequate circulation leads to slower healing and even tissue death (necrosis). Rau and colleagues did an experiment in which they exposed rats to high levels of seco
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 15, 2017 15:38
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Beauty Tip: Secondhand smoke's assault on skin

"Together these substances speed up the break down of Vitamin A affecting collagen production and the skin’s ability to regenerate. Thus, the aging process accelerates,” states myskin.com.
Craig (CO) Daily Press
added Mar 4, 2017 15:28
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Electronic Cigarettes Are as Toxic to Skin Flap Survival as Tobacco Cigarettes.

Both the medium-content and high-nicotine content e-cigarette exposure groups had similar amounts of flap necrosis and hypoxia when compared with the tobacco cigarette exposure group. Nicotine-containing e-cigarette vapor is similarly toxic to skin flap
Annals of Plastic Surgery
added Mar 15, 2017 15:44
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[UK-Wales] This is what happens to your skin if you're a long-term smoker

Aside from sun damage and a rock ’n’ roll lifestyle, smoking is the biggest culprit when it comes to prematurely ageing the skin. In fact, a study has shown that for every 10 years of smoking a person looks at least two years older than a non-smoker.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Feb 14, 2017 12:34
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VIDEO: Exceptional makeup artist powerfully highlights horrors of smoking

An artist has found a new hard-hitting way to get across the horrors of smoking by painting her head like an ashtray and her chest like a pair of lungs filled with cigarette butts. Body artist Mirjana Kika named her...
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 24, 2017 17:30
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Skilled body artist depicts the damage wreaked by smoking by turning herself into a human ASHTRAY (complete with lungs filled with cigarette butts)

Skilled body artist and cosmetics expert Mirjana Kika Milosevic, from Smederevo, Serbia, painted her head like an ashtray and her chest like a pair of lungs filled with cigarette butts... The spine-chilling video, which took around six hours to make, wo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 24, 2017 17:29
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[Asia, Mid-east, Saudi Arabia] No smoking campaign warns women of ruining their looks

Tobacco and Narcotics Combat Charity Society (Kafa) in the Red Sea city of Jeddah told the students that smoking was bad for their health and for their appearances. Under the “Do Not Spoil Your Beauty” campaign, the girls are given presentations on the ne
Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 10, 2017 17:40
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Plastic Surgeons Urge Giving Up E-Cigs Before Procedure

"Based on our current best knowledge, it seems reasonable to advise plastic surgery candidates to cease e-cigarette use," said Dr. Peter Taub,, of Mount Sinai Medical Center and Dr. Alan Matarasso of Albert Einstein College of Medicine..."Refraining from
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 2, 2016 23:49
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