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2013-12-12 23:01:48

A study led by Roswell Park Cancer Institute's Maciej Gonieicz found that e-cigarettes emit significant amounts of nicotine, but not any substantial amounts of carbon monoxide or other toxic compounds. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Electronic cigarettes, when used indoors, may involuntarily expose non-users to nicotine, according to a study led by Maciej Goniewicz, PhD, PharmD, of Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and published by the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research....

2013-12-10 23:25:30

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com), announces new blog, “Dangers Associated To Smoking And The Importance Of Buying Life Insurance”. (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a blog presenting the dangers of smoking and the importance of having life insurance! Since smokers face a higher risk of developing terminal illnesses they need a life insurance policy to financially secure their loved ones. Although smokers need...

2013-11-26 14:10:02

E-cigarettes have been widely promoted as a way for people to quit smoking conventional cigarettes. Now, in the first study of its kind, UC San Francisco researchers are reporting that, at the point in time they studied, youth using e-cigarettes were more likely to be trying to quit, but also were less likely to have stopped smoking and were smoking more, not less. "We are witnessing the beginning of a new phase of the nicotine epidemic and a new route to nicotine addiction for kids,"...

Electronic Cigarettes, Hookahs New Fad For Teenagers: CDC
2013-11-15 11:33:42

Ranjini Raghunath for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Electronic cigarettes (or e-cigarettes) and hookahs are fast becoming popular among middle and high school students, according to a newly-published report by the Center for Diseases Control (CDC). Between 2011 and 2012, the number of students who used e-cigarettes nearly doubled and those who used hookahs increased by almost 1.5 times, according to the study, which was published in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...

Smoking Cigarettes Can Take A Full Decade Off Your Life
2013-10-14 06:02:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Two-thirds of all smokers die as a result of their tobacco-based habit, and lighting-up on a regular basis can reduce a person’s lifespan by a full decade, researchers from the Sax Institute in Australia claim in a new study. According to a report by the Australian Associated Press (AAP), the researchers reviewed four years’ worth of health records belonging to over 200,000 Australians as part of the ‘45 and Up Study.' They...


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