electronic cigarettes

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11/9/2017
10/30/2017
10/23/2017
High-Nicotine E-Cigs May Be Gateway to Smoking for Teens

Many more 10th graders who tried the devices were hooked on 'regular' cigarettes later, study found

10/11/2017
'Heat-Not-Burn Cigarettes' Aiming for U.S. Market

Researchers caution that potential health concerns remain largely unknown

10/3/2017
Switch From Smoking to Vaping Could Save Over 6 Million U.S. Lives

Cancer researchers build a case for e-cigarettes

9/20/2017
Will an E-Cigarette Harm Your Heart?

The nicotine may cause adrenaline levels to spike, study finds

9/11/2017
Do E-Cigarettes Damage Blood Vessels?

Small study links the devices to higher blood pressure, heart rate and stiffer arteries

9/11/2017
E-cigarettes and Heart Health

E-cigarettes with nicotine may cause stiffening of the arteries, new study concludes

8/31/2017
E-Cigs May Help Smokers Quit, But …

… Only if vaping is done 2 of every 3 days a month, study finds

8/8/2017
FDA Will Target E-Cigs in Health Campaign for Youth

Agency will warn of dangers of electronic nicotine delivery devices, not just tobacco products

7/28/2017
FDA Looks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes

Goal is to combat smoking by making it less addictive

7/6/2017
Smoking On the Rise in Movies Aimed at Young: Study

Rise prompts call for R rating on movies that show or imply tobacco use

6/27/2017
E-Cigarettes Lead to 'Real' Smoking by Teens: Review

But one public health expert questions whether the reported association is valid

6/19/2017
Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That

Study found two-thirds of U.S. teens endorse such a move by states

6/15/2017
First Decline Seen in 'Vaping' Among U.S. Teens: CDC

Drop fueled a decrease in use of all tobacco products, report finds

5/15/2017
E-Cigarettes Linked to Bladder Cancer Risk

'Vaping' could lead to cancerous changes in cells that form the bladder lining, research indicates

3/20/2017
1 in 4 Teens Exposed to Secondhand E-Cig Vapors: Report

Those exposed to tobacco smoke were also much more likely to be around e-cigarettes

3/1/2017
Many Smokers Switch to E-Cigs After Tobacco-Related Illness

Asthma, COPD may prompt desire for something safer, study suggests

2/8/2017
E-Cigs May Be 'Bridge' to Teens' Tobacco Use

'Vapers' seem much more likely to give real smokes a try, study finds

2/8/2017
Toxic Metals Found in E-Cigarette Liquid

Their presence in 5 brands studied is troubling, researchers say

2/7/2017
E-cigarettes vs.Traditional Cigarettes

Are e-cigarettes safer than traditional cigarettes when it comes to carcinogens and toxins?

2/6/2017
E-Cigarettes May Be Less Toxic Than Tobacco, Study Suggests

Vaping reduces exposure to certain chemicals, but some still question overall safety

2/6/2017
1 in 4 Teen E-Cigarette Users Has Tried 'Dripping'

This method creates denser clouds of vapor, with unknown effects on health, researchers say

2/1/2017
Small Study Links E-Cigarettes to Potential Heart Trouble

Found users were more likely to have early indicators of disease risk

1/27/2017
1 in 4 U.S. Adults, 1 in 10 Teens Use Tobacco

About 40 percent of cigarette smokers also use e-cigarettes or other tobacco products, report finds

1/23/2017
E-cigarettes and Youth Trends

E-cigarette use rising rapidly among adolescents, according to new research.

1/23/2017
E-Cigarettes Not a Smoking Deterrent for Kids

Study finds 'vaping' might lead teens who would've never smoked to try nicotine

1/13/2017
Watching Others 'Vape' May Trigger Urge to Smoke

Newer e-cigarettes boost same impulses as real cigarettes, researcher says

1/9/2017
More Americans Questioning Safety of E-Cigarettes

Fewer people see these devices as safer alternative to traditional cigarettes, survey shows

1/3/2017
FDA to Weigh Dangers of Exploding E-Cigarettes

Agency announces 2-day meeting on the safety risks of the lithium batteries that power the devices

12/27/2016
Kids Landing in ERs After Drinking Parents' E-Cig Nicotine Liquid

In one case, a 6-year-old wound up in intensive care

12/19/2016
Nicotine in E-Cigs Can Trigger Lifelong Addiction in Kids: Docs

American Academy of Pediatricians' report says the earlier kids 'vape,' the more likely they're hooked

12/13/2016
Drug Use by U.S. Teens Drops to All-Time Low

Use of tobacco and alcohol down significantly, too, federal report finds

12/8/2016
U.S. Surgeon General Calls for Crackdown on E-Cig Use in Teens

900 percent increase in use among youth in past 5 years; concerns about nicotine, harmful vapors continue

12/6/2016
Cigarettes Aren't Cool, California Teens Say

But kids still don't see nicotine as addictive and may opt for e-cigarettes instead

12/2/2016
Flavored E-Cig Liquids May Contain Toxic Substances

Study found lower levels in unflavored varieties when heated

12/2/2016
Plastic Surgeons Urge Giving Up E-Cigs Before Procedure

Docs recommend abstaining 4 weeks to aid in healing

11/22/2016
Tobacco Flavors Draw in Young Folks

Products that taste like cherry or candy seen as less harmful, review finds

11/18/2016
E-Cigarettes Not Good to Gums, Study Finds

Nicotine, flavorings appear to play a role in tissue damage

11/9/2016
E-cigarette Dangers

Do e-cigarettes put teenagers at high risk of cigarette smoking?

11/8/2016
E-Cigs Tied to More Frequent, Heavier Teen Tobacco Use

But vaping group contends the electronic devices lower smoking rates

11/7/2016
Flavored E-Cigarettes May Entice Teens to Smoke: Study

Nearly 2 of 3 young people using e-cigs load them with flavors such as bubble gum or gummy bear

10/31/2016
Nearly Two-Thirds of E-Cigarette Users Also Smoke: CDC

Survey also found 40 percent of young people using the devices were never smokers

10/27/2016
More American Adults Think E-Cigs as Harmful as Cigarettes: Survey

But researchers note they can help smokers quit even if they're not risk-free

10/25/2016
3 in 4 Teens Think E-Cigarettes Safer Than Tobacco: Survey

But devices deliver as much, if not more, nicotine than cigarettes, smoking experts say

10/21/2016
Many Adults Unaware That Using E-Cigarettes Can Hurt Kids

Indoor use promotes harmful nicotine exposure, researchers say

10/5/2016
Exploding E-Cigarettes Sending 'Vapers' to Burn Centers

Users say they're unaware the lithium batteries are a potential fire hazard

9/22/2016
Smoking Losing Its Cool With Kids, CDC Says

Fewer teens are smoking or showing interest in cigarettes and cigars, but e-cigs a concern

9/22/2016
Flavorings Boost Toxicity of E-Cigarettes in Lab Study

Increasing device's voltage, to get bigger hit of nicotine, also inflames air passage cells, researcher says

9/22/2016
E-cigarette Dangers

Flavorings used in e-cigarettes may increase toxicity of the devices, study finds.