E-Cigarettes and Health - The Cons.

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Summary of "E-Cigarettes and Health - The Cons."

E-cigarettes are not a safe alternative to cigarettes, and may substantially increase cardiovascular and lung disease risks. Rather than stimulating smokers to switch from conventional cigarettes to e-cigarettes only, most e-cigarette users are dual users. E-cigarettes are prolonging nicotine addiction and expanding the nicotine market by attracting youth.


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Name: Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift (1946)
ISSN: 1439-4413
Pages: 1304-1306


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Electronic devices that are designed to provide NICOTINE in the form of an inhaled aerosol. They typically are made in the shape of CIGARETTES in order to simulate the experience of CIGARETTE SMOKING.

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