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Monthly Archives: February 2015

Dependence levels in users of ecigs, nicotine gums- PubMed – NCBI

ABSTRACT: OBJECTIVE: To assess dependence levels in users of e-cigarettes, and compare them with dependence levels in users of nicotine gums and tobacco cigarettes. DESIGN: Self-reports from cross-sectional Internet and mail surveys. Comparisons of: (a) 766 daily users of nicotine-containing e-cigarettes with 30 daily users of nicotine-free e-cigarettes; (b) 911 […]

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The efficacy of PG as a germicide

[excerpt] http://www.news-medical.net/news/20091104/Propylene-glycol-in-e-cigarettes-might-keep-us-healthy-says-researchers.aspx Propylene glycol, the primary ingredient in the electronic cigarette cartridge, may be a powerful deterrent against pneumonia, influenza, and other respiratory diseases when vaporized and inhaled according to a study by Dr. Oswald Hope Robertson. Decades before the e cigarette was invented, a study was conducted by Dr. […]

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Update on Dr Farsaloninos’ Diacetyl Study

NIOSH submits letter to the editor concerning our diacetyl study Measurements Symptoms of withdrawal from nicotine were measured via the Mood and Physical Symptoms Scale. Findings Analysis of changes in withdrawal symptoms revealed a significant time by product interaction F(1, 21) = 5.057, p = .036, n2p = .202. Participants experienced a larger reduction in symptoms […]

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CEH files multiples suits against 19 vape vendors

http://www.ceh.org/news-events/press-releases/content/ceh-initiates-legal-action-vaping-dangers/ I expected something like this to happen, yet I am still appalled. Let’s start a discussion on Frivolous Lawsuits. http://frivolouslawsuit.com/ http://zurierlaw.com/wp-content/uploads/Frivolous-Lawsuits.pdf Over the past half-century, there has been a clear bias in the federal courts against he disposition of maters prior to a trial on the merits. This bias […]

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Home « Medical Organizations supporting Vaping and Electronic cigarettes

CALL FOR DOCTORS, HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AND SCIENTISTS IN SUPPORT OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES. As physicians and health professionals we see everyday patients who are severely affected by tobacco smoking, many of whom will eventually die or have their health severely affected despite our help and advice. Tobacco smoking remains the […]

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Public health harmed by restricting e-cigarettes – The Orange County Register

Yes! In spite of the Orange County Public Health Dept. deceitful website “notsosafe”, there is a publisher willing to air a differing opinion that uses facts in context. [excerpt] “No tobacco product should be exempt from California’s smoke-free laws simply because it’s sold in a modern or trendy disguise,” declared […]

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