New DRI study investigates the formation of hazardous compounds

Reno, Nevada, July 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Scientists at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) Organic Analysis Laboratory, led by Andrey Khlystov, Ph.D., have received a $ 1.5 million grant of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the formation of dangerous compounds by electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). Electronic cigarettes …

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E-cigarettes: a road to many dead ends

By Veronica Harrison, Third Year Medical Student, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences Cigarettes and cigarette smoke: both well known for their negative impact on health. But what about vaping and using e-cigarettes? Although they are trendy, fun, and have an excellent fruity smell, vaping and …

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Electronic cigarettes and your life insurance policy

B For decades, we’ve known that smoking is bad for our health – research has conclusively shown that smoking increases your risk for cancer, heart disease, stroke, and lung disease, among others. Clyde Parsons, actuarial executive at BrightRock, explained that this is why smoking rates are higher than non-smoking rates …

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