Cancer Information/electronic cigarettes

August 14, 2018

Vaping Shuts Off Immune-Fighting Cells in the Lungs, Lab Study Finds

TUESDAY, Aug. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — E-cigarettes have been touted as a safer alternative to smoking, but the vapor they create might harm lung tissue […]
June 21, 2018

More Evidence That Vaping May Help Some Smokers Quit

THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There’s new research suggesting that a switch over to e-cigarettes can help cigarette smokers kick their habit — even […]
June 14, 2018

E-Cig Flavorings May Damage Lining of Blood Vessels

THURSDAY, June 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Flavorings used in e-cigarettes harm blood vessel cells in a way that could trigger future heart damage, a new […]
May 23, 2018

Cinnamon-Flavored E-Cigs May Bring Lung Dangers: Study

WEDNESDAY, May 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Cinnamon flavorings in e-cigarettes can impair the ability of lungs to get rid of breath-clogging mucus, a new lab […]
May 1, 2018

FDA Cracks Down on Dangerous E-Cig Liquids That Resemble Cookies, Candy

TUESDAY, May 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday warned the makers of e-cigarette liquids that are packaged to look […]
April 11, 2018

Tiny Juul Device Getting U.S. Teens Hooked on Vaping

TUESDAY, April 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Tiny e-cigarette devices that look like USB drives are making it tough for parents and educators to keep their […]
March 27, 2018

With E-Cigs, Flavorings May Pose the Greatest Danger

TUESDAY, March 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The flavorings used in e-cigarettes might potentially be the most toxic part of the vapor inhaled by users, a […]
March 5, 2018

Kids Who Vape Face Toxin Dangers, Study Finds

MONDAY, March 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Teenagers who use e-cigarettes expose themselves to cancer-causing toxins, particularly if they choose fruit-flavored products, a new study reports. […]
February 26, 2018

Toxic Metals Found in E-Cigarette Vapor

MONDAY, Feb. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you think that “vaping” is a safe alternative to smoking, new research suggests you might be inadvertently inhaling […]