Tag Archives: e-cigarettes

E-cigarettes don’t help smokers quit

By: Devon Andre | Friday, January 15, 2016 - 10:00 AM
E-cigarettes don’t help smokers quit

A new study reveals that the use of e-cigarettes don’t actually help smokers quit. In fact, the study revealed that e-cigarettes reduce the probability of a smoker quitting by at least 28 percent. Senior author Stanton Glantz said, “We found… Read More

E-cigarette chemicals linked to respiratory disease

By: Bel Marra Health | Tuesday, December 08, 2015 - 10:30 AM
E-cigarette chemicals linked to respiratory disease

The chemical flavoring in e-cigarettes has been linked to an increase in respiratory diseases. The chemical, diacetyl, was found in 75 percent of e-cigarette flavorings, which were tested by researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Other potentially… Read More

Special report on e-cigarettes issued

By: Devon Andre | Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Special report on e-cigarettes issued

A special report has been released on e-cigarettes from Nicotine and Tobacco Research which includes 12 original investigations, one brief report and three letters. The report covered topics pertaining to market trends in U.S. retail, the use of e-cigarettes among… Read More

Bill passed to regulate e-cigarette as a tobacco product

By: Devon Andre | Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 10:30 AM

People thinking that their e-cigarettes are safe, might have to think again. On Thursday, the California State Senate passed a bill to regulate e-cigarettes as tobacco products. These electronic smoking gizmos generally contain nicotine, which is heated in a flavored… Read More

Can e-cigarettes really help you stop smoking?

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, June 01, 2015 - 05:02 AM

Smoking leads to one thing and one thing only: Poor health. Smoking cigarettes has been shown to impact all the body’s major systems – cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive – and lead to many forms of cancer. Smoking causes one in five… Read More