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Simulation offers glimpse of how e-cigarettes could impact smoking decades …
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ANN ARBOR—As the popularity of electronic cigarettes and calls to regulate them continue to grow, a University of Michigan study may help answer those who wonder what changes might be seen in smoking prevalence if e-cigarette use encourages …

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Cornell Study Finds Raising The Vaping Age Actually Increases Teen Smoking
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Published in Preventative Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine investigators found an 11.7 percent increase in teen cigarette use after states introduced new age restrictions for e-cigarettes between 2007 and 2013. Legislators across the country are …

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Vaping Is Not Smoking: Anti-E-Cig Activists Dealt Blow After Judge’s Ruling
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5, declaring vaping is not the same as smoking and e-cigarette use is not necessarily banned in all the same places as smoking. “An electronic cigarette neither burns nor contains tobacco,” said the court. “Instead, the use of such a device, which is …

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Mayo Clinic: E-Cigarettes Mitigate Risks Of Smoking Before And After Operations
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E-Cigarettes slashed smokers’ tobacco use both before and after elective surgery, according to a study from the Mayo clinic. Regular cigarette smoking can often cause post-operative complications in smokers, and health professionals have long argued …

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Scientist Exposes ‘Sham’ Methodology Linking E-Cigarettes To Smoking
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“Instead, the study measures – at follow-up – whether the participants had used an electronic cigarette any time in the past year,” he continued. “They could have used an e-cigarette for the first time the previous day, for example, and would still be …

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Gallup Poll Shows Smoking Rate Collapsing As E-Cigarette Use Soars
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Gabor Kovacs of ‘smoke no smoke’ displays e-cigarettes that his shop sells at Camden in London June 9, 2013. Puffing on slim metal tubes loaded with pale yellow liquid, two London businessmen say they have between their lips a cure for what the U.N. …

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CDC Says E-Cigs Help You Quit Smoking
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While e-cigs have been marketed as a means to quit smoking conventional cigarettes, there’s been a distinct lack of studies supporting this claim. Additionally, critics are concerned that use of e-cigarettes will act as a gateway to actual smoking of …

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Vaping 95% safer than smoking, UK Health Dept reiterates
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The most damning headline reported worldwide was that electronic cigarettes vapour could contain up to 15 times more cancer-causing formaldehyde compared to regular cigarettes, based on a research published in the New England Journal of Medicine in …

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E-cigarettes 95% safer than smoking? Controversy over new study
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A new publication by Public Health England has been attracting controversy after it claimed that smoking e-cigarettes was 95% safer than using tobacco. However, the claim was based on research which was funded by the e-cigarette industry — a conflict …

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Vaping Is 95% Less Harmful Than Smoking
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Finally, University of Michigan School of Public Health dean Ken Warner makes it pretty simple: “Smokeless tobacco is, without a question of a doubt, far less harmful than cigarette smoking”. “So that’s been the big concern about e-cigarettes, is that …

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Family And Peer Pressure Influence Vaping And Smoking Habits Among Teens: Study
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Electronic cigarettes allow users to inhale vapors infused with nicotine. The devices were first introduced in China in 2004. Many studies indicate that people who use vaporizers also often smoke traditional tobacco products, such as cigarettes, as well.

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Evidence Shows E-Cigs Not A Gateway Drug
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Last year’s survey was the first to include questions on e-cigarettes, and found 22 per cent had tried one of the devices at least once. But very few went on to carry on the vaping habit regularly. Just 1 per cent of those questioned used an e …

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