Researchers aimed to assess the effects of long-term use of non-combustible nicotine delivery ? that is NRT or e-cigarettes ? for a minimum of six months They compared:
Vaping is a relatively new phenomenon and as with any new piece of technology has inspired its fair share of controversy Much of the bad press circulating around vaping is founded in the fact that not everything is known about the use of e-cigarettes However because of this fake news has sometimes found its way to the surface inciting panic about the safety of e-cigarette use Whatever your stance on vaping the dissemination of fake facts is harmful to any industry and vaping has seen an unfair backlash as a result of misleading statements and figures To shed light on this situation we?re comparing articles that are factual and informative against those that are simply misleading Read on to see our breakdown of what has a basis in fact and what is just hearsay
This was a cross-sectional study that drew comparisons on exposure to nicotine and other tobacco-related toxins and carcinogens in the following groups:
The study involving 181 smokers or ex-smokers has been described as landmark as it is thought to be the first (or at least one of the first) looking at long-term vaping outcomes in real world users Previous studies of this kind have mainly relied on laboratory equipment or animal research to estimate the long-term effects of e-cigarettes
Every vaper has heard the maddening claim that candy and fruit flavors are aimed at children We know that adult vapers use flavors to get away from the experience of burning tobacco We know it because we?ve all experienced it!
Fibroblasts make up the connective tissues that keep organs in place But when injured these cells morph into wound-healers If you cut your hand fibroblasts are the guys that are going to come in and help heal it explains Rahman