E-cigarettes


E-Cigarettes Use by US Youth is a Major Health Concern, Surgeon General Warns

E-Cigarettes Use by US Youth is a Major Health Concern, Surgeon General Warns

The surgeon general has issued a warning regarding e-cigarettes for youth....

17 hours ago, 10:59am CST

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

The death of mouth cells can increase the risk of gum disease and microbial infection...

Nov 20 2016, 11:52am CST

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

Teenagers who use e-cigarettes regularly are more likely to become frequent and heavy cigarette smokers, a US study has sugges...

Nov 8 2016, 10:53pm CST

Two More Cancer-Causing Chemicals Found in E-Cigarettes

Two More Cancer-Causing Chemicals Found in E-Cigarettes

Scientists have found two more carcinogens in e-cigarette smoke. It seems they are not as safe as they were said to be....

Jul 29 2016, 6:59am CDT

E-Cigarettes are Causing Cancer

E-Cigarettes are Causing Cancer

A lawsuit has been filed against two e-cigarette companies by an Aussie watchdog group. The Australian Competition and Consumer...

Jun 20 2016, 4:57am CDT

UK Doctors Urge Smokers to Switch to E-Cigarettes

UK Doctors Urge Smokers to Switch to E-Cigarettes

British Medical Group is saying that e-cigarettes may help smokers quit the bad habit. That is why, British doctors are now urg...

Apr 28 2016, 6:05am CDT

US Teens Are Attracted to E-cigarettes due to Online Ads

US Teens Are Attracted to E-cigarettes due to Online Ads

It has been found that juvenile individuals are attracted to e-cigarettes since they are displayed in a favorable light in Net...

Apr 25 2016, 8:49am CDT

E-Cigarettes Are Banned on U.S. Flights

E-Cigarettes Are Banned on U.S. Flights

Today the U.S. government issued a final rule on the use of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes on domestic and foreign airl...

Mar 2 2016, 3:48pm CST

Flavored E-cigarettes contain a Chemical that can Irritate Lungs: Study

Flavored E-cigarettes contain a Chemical that can Irritate Lungs: Study

Researchers found a chemical called benzaldehyde in flavored e-cigarettes especially in cherry c-cigs and it can irritate the a...

Jan 31 2016, 7:31am CST

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Adverts of Flavored E-Cigarettes Encourage Smoking among School Kids

A study carried out by researchers from the University of Cambridge and titled “Impact of advertisements promoting candy-like f...

Jan 18 2016, 9:06am CST

E-cigarettes Don’t Help People Quit Smoking: Study

E-cigarettes Don’t Help People Quit Smoking: Study

E-cigarettes lower the chances of quitting tobacco by about 28% when compared to those who do not use them....

Jan 16 2016, 8:54am CST

E-Cigarettes Harm Human Cells

E-Cigarettes Harm Human Cells

It has been found that electronic cigarettes cause extensive harm on a cellular level in humans. This fact was discovered after...

Dec 30 2015, 5:02am CST

High School Students Smoke Cannabis Using E-Cigarettes

High School Students Smoke Cannabis Using E-Cigarettes

It has been reported that high school students are smoking cannabis using e-cigarettes. This phenomenon has become quite widesp...

Sep 7 2015, 4:54am CDT

E-Cigarettes Are 95% Less Harmful than Smoking, UK Study Suggests

E-cigarettes Are 95% Less Harmful than Smoking, UK Study Suggests

E-cigarettes contributes to less diseases and health inequalities than conventional cigarettes and should be promoted as a tool...

Aug 19 2015, 10:05pm CDT

E-Cigarettes Promote Smoking in US Teens?

E-Cigarettes Promote Smoking in US Teens?

Is the increasing popularity of e-cigarettes promoting smoking amongst teens in US?...

Jul 28 2015, 10:25am CDT

E-Cigarettes Use triples among US Teen

E-Cigarettes Use triples among US Teen

The use of e-cigarettes among the youth in recent years has been on the increase. Steps will have to be taken to tackle this ha...

Apr 17 2015, 5:01am CDT

E-Cigarettes Are Not the Way to Quit Smoking

Quit Smoking But No with E-Cigarettes

Despite popular beliefs, electronic cigarettes are not the way to quit smoking. Most teenagers, who have taken to them as a mea...

Jan 27 2014, 4:51am CST

With Its War On E-Cigarettes, The University Of California Ignores Real Crimes

With Its War On E-Cigarettes, The University Of California Ignores Real Crimes

By Dr. Alexandre Padilla Starting this January, the University of California’s campuses will go smoke-free, but in an ironic tw...

Dec 20 2013, 8:34am CST