Teens can easily buy e-cigarettes online, study says
Teens can easily buy e-cigarettes online even though sales to minors are banned in 41 states, a new study shows. Teens in the study were able to buy e-cigarettes online in 94% of attempts, according to a report published today in JAMA Pediatrics.
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E-cigarettes and the heart
Nicotine, found in traditional and electronic cigarettes, has proved to constrict blood vessels, temporarily raise blood pressure and heart rate, and elevate glucose levels. Blood vessel constriction is never healthy and can be particularly dangerous …
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E-Cigarettes: A Smoking Gun?
For those who are not familiar with this fad, e-cigarettes are battery-powered devices made to resemble cigarettes that heat various substances into a vapor that is inhaled. The liquid substance that gets aerosolized is typically flavored and can have …
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San Luis Obispo eyes e-cigarettes ban in public places
Electronic cigarettes – often referred to as e-cigarettes, vapes, vape pens or e-hookahs – are battery-operated devices that deliver and emit nicotine-containing aerosol. They may also be used to inhale illegal substances, including marijuana and hash …
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