Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe?
Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, carry the same risks as traditional cigarettes because they contain nicotine and other chemicals, and may be even more dangerous because people smoke them believing they are safe, so they smoke more....
The limited evidence suggests that e-cigarettes are probably safer than
traditional cigarettes. One review found their safety risk is similar to that of
WebMD discusses pros and cons of e-cigarettes and whether they're truly safe or
An electronic cigarette
looks like a cigarette
made from tobacco but actually has just one thing in common with the real thing: nicotine .
Instead of tobacco, however, e-cigarettes
are filled with liquid nicotine. When smokers draw on the business end of the tube, a b... More »
Jul 27, 2015 ... This finding suggests both caution and uncertainty regarding the safety of e-
cigarettes. For this Spotlight feature, we take a look at what the ...
Apr 16, 2015 ... I perused PubMed for data on e-cigarette safety, and I was appalled at the crappy
quality of the studies out there. For instance, here are two ...
Early studies show that e-cigarettes contain nicotine and other harmful ... has not
approved any e-cigarette as a safe and effective method to help smokers quit.
Key Messages: Alternatives to smoking, such as e-cigarettes, smokeless ... many
of these alternatives may be marketed as being safer alternatives to smoking, ...
Jun 3, 2014 ... Electronic cigarettes, marketed as safer than regular cigarettes, deliver a cocktail
of toxic chemicals including carcinogens into the lungs, new ...