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E-cigarettes described as life-savers – but how safe are they?

Scientists say that if all the smokers around the world converted to using e-cigarettes instead of smoking regular tobacco cigarettes, millions of deaths could be avoided. According to public health charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), smoking is responsible … Continue reading

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E-cigarettes found to contain dangerous chemicals

Electronic cigarettes are not the harmless devices their manufacturers would have you believe and are “potentially carcinogenic” according to a French consumer advocacy group, who say that some are even as harmful as normal tobacco. The report, published by monthly … Continue reading

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Crackdown on e-cigarettes: Stricter regulations announced

In three years’ time The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) will begin to regulate e-cigarettes as medicines when new European-wide tobacco laws are due to be introduced. The MHRA have confirmed from 2016, cigarette manufacturers will face much … Continue reading

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