Choices of Primary Batteries – Battery University. Choosing batteries, comparing them and understanding their properties is a confusing process. This site makes it much easier to understand the difference, to identify what kind you need or already have. Myself, I did it the messy way by picking up info here […]
Most vapers are current, rather than former smokers. Research suggests e-cigs reduce cravings, but not as much as a tobacco cigarette. They’re the most widely used quit-smoking method in Britain, and quit rates have increased since they came onto the market. Nicotine toxicity data is extremely misleading, actual fatal dose […]
Levels of selected carcinogens and toxicants in vapour from electronic cigarettes — Goniewicz et al. — Tobacco Control. e-cigs contain between 9 and 450 times smaller quantities of some common toxic compounds compared to a tobacco cigarette.
ConclusionThese findings suggest tobacco control practitioners must pay increased attention to the importance of the behavioral and social components of smoking addiction. By addressing these components in addition to nicotine dependence, e-cigarettes appear to help some tobacco smokers transition to a less harmful replacement tool, thereby maintaining cigarette abstinence. via […]
Woman, 39, dies in house fire started by discarded cigarette | Local News | The Olympian.
New study shows that vaping promotes quitting for smokers and ex-smokers | American Council on Science and Health (ACSH).
This study indicates that some EC samples have cytotoxic properties on cultured cardiomyoblasts, associated with the production process and materials used in flavourings. However, all EC vapour extracts were significantly less cytotoxic compared to CS extract. via IJERPH | Free Full-Text | Comparison of the Cytotoxic Potential of Cigarette Smoke […]
E-Cig Inventor Hon Lik Copes With Losing Control Of E-Cig Market | Ecig Advanced News.His patent is for the “cig-alikes” not the vaping “pens” with a tank and bottom coil…
While the study cautioned that e-cigarette users are inhaling substantial quantities of propylene glycol and glycerin, it found that these chemicals are not considered dangerous and the levels are far below occupational exposure limits. It also found that the amounts of formaldehyde, acrolein, nitrosamines, metals and ethylene glycol found in […]
According to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health, e-cigarette vapor contains fewer toxicants than secondhand smoke. Data like this led Drexel University professor Igor Burstyn to conclude in a recent, comprehensive review that the vapor poses no threat. via Letters to the Editor.