Vaping In Pakistan

E-cigarette vapour has NO toxic effect and is as safe as AIR, shock study claims

Tobacco giant uses smoking robot and human lung cells to test the health risks of ‘vaping’ – with astonishing results pump out vapour which has NO toxic effect on the cells found in human lungs, scientists have claimed. Fresh research funded by British American Tobacco has suggested inhaling nicotine vapour could be as safe as […]

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‘Resist urge to control e-cigarettes’, WHO told

By Jane Dreaper Health correspondent, BBC News A letter signed by more than 50 researchers and public health specialists is urging the World Health Organization (WHO) to “resist the urge to control and suppress e-cigarettes”. The letter says the devices – which deliver nicotine in a vapour – could be a “significant health innovation”. But […]

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Anti-tobacco advocate says electronic cigarettes are potential life-savers

The SA Government must stop over-regulating e-cigarettes and doctors should recommend them to patients who smoke, says anti-tobacco expert Dr Derek Yach. While several heavyweight health organisations including the WHO feel that endorsing e-cigarettes is premature when not enough is known about their effects, some medical experts think the electronic devices are potential life-savers. One […]

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E-cigarettes may only be harmful under ‘extreme conditions’

  E-cigarettes can produce harmful levels of formaldehyde that exceed those of regular cigarettes — but only under “extreme conditions”, a new report says. The study, led by cardiologist Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos, took a closer look at how the popular tobacco replacement devices perform in ‘real world’ conditions. The findings, published in online journal Addiction, […]