Top News: #Vaping

Here are the top read news for #Vaping: Exposure to e-cigarette vapor destroys large number of mouth cells: “Contrary to what one might think, e-cigarette vapor isn’t just water,” explains Dr. Rouabhia. “Although it doesn’t contain tar compounds like regular cigarette smoke, it exposes mouth tissues and the respiratory tract to compounds produced by heating…

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Here are the top read news for #Pregnancy: Let’s Take A Look At That Autism-Ultrasound Link: Ultrasounds have not been shown to cause autism. First, this is a mathematical link. This paper, by Sarah Jane Webb and colleagues and published in Autism Research, does not show that ultrasounds cause autism.This paper’s findings relate only to…

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Here are the top read news for #Vaping: Physician advice to patients on e-cigarettes varies, reveals knowledge gaps: If you ask two different doctors about e-cigarettes, you might get two different answers. Whether you want to know about the safety of the devices — which create an inhalable aerosol from heated liquid nicotine and flavoring…

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Here are the top read news for #Smoking: Female smokers face greatest risk for brain bleeds: Bleeding inside the lining of the brain (subarachnoid hemorrhage) is significantly more common among smokers, especially female smokers, than among people who do not smoke, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke. Subarachnoid hemorrhage results…

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Here are the top read news for #WomensHealth: Mastectomy followed by standard therapy improves survival in stage IV breast cancer patients: Surgery to remove the primary tumor in women diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, followed by the standard combination of therapies, adds months to the patients’ lives, compared with standard therapy alone, an international…

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Here are the top read news for #health: Chronic pain changes our immune systems: Chronic pain may reprogram the way genes work in the immune system, according to a new study by McGill University researchers published in the journal Scientific Reports. Read more   Why Are So Many Middle-Aged White Americans Dying?: Late last year,…