The news is by your side.


Study of cancer-causing toxins finds e-cigarettes much safer than smoking

LONDON: Consuming e-cigarettes is far safer and less toxic than smoking conventional tobacco cigarettes, according to the findings of a study analysing levels of dangerous and cancer-causing substances in the body. Researchers found that people who switched from smoking regular cigarettes to e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) such as gum or patches for at least six months had much lower levels of toxins in their saliva and urine than those who continued to smoke. "Our study adds to existing evidence…

Study reveals e-cigarettes produce ‘unacceptably dangerous’ levels of harmful toxins 

NEVADA, UNITED STATES: A new study was published which revealed that flavoured e-ciggarettes produce "unacceptably dangerous" levels of harmful compunds. According to a foreign news website, researchers at the Desert Research Institute discovered that toxic aldehydes were formed when the flavoured liquid in the e-cigarettes were rapidly heated to create vapour. Professor Andrey Khylstov, one of the researchers, said that it was unknown how the compounds in e-cigarette liquids affect the chemical composition and…