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The planet: another victim of the tobacco epidemic

2022-05-10T15:29:17+02:00

According to Adriana Blanco Marquizo, director of the tobacco control department at WHO, tobacco is also very bad for the environment. Indeed, in addition to the fact that tobacco kills more than 8 million smokers each year in the world, that it has a strong impact on health spending and that it induces colossal [...]

The planet: another victim of the tobacco epidemic2022-05-10T15:29:17+02:00

Nicotine salts: more addictive than basic nicotine?

2022-05-10T15:33:50+02:00

A Californian clinical study carried out in a hospital setting on a cohort of 119 volunteers made up of smokers and vapers, investigated the sensory effect of nicotine salts. These are known to inhibit the scratching in the throat of nicotine (the hit) and thus allow vaping of liquids with a high nicotine content [...]

Nicotine salts: more addictive than basic nicotine?2022-05-10T15:33:50+02:00

Vapo-smokers: study confirms the need to be an exclusive vaper

2022-05-10T15:33:32+02:00

An American study of more than 790 vapor-smokers looked at their consumption profile and its impact on exposure to toxic molecules in tobacco (nitrosamines, acrylamide, aromatic hydrocarbons, heavy metals, etc.) as well as on markers. biological effects of nicotine consumption. First of all, it turns out that vapor-smokers are first and foremost smokers. Indeed, [...]

Vapo-smokers: study confirms the need to be an exclusive vaper2022-05-10T15:33:32+02:00

The electronic cigarette generally well received on social networks

2022-05-10T15:39:59+02:00

A study carried out by the University of Buffalo in the United States set itself the objective of assessing the image of electronic cigarettes conveyed by social networks to Internet users. To do this, the authors studied 21 articles published on the net and the discussion forums of 20 trading platforms dealing with electronic [...]

The electronic cigarette generally well received on social networks2022-05-10T15:39:59+02:00

Vape shops: 9 out of 10 give smoking cessation advice

2022-05-10T15:41:29+02:00

A study carried out by researchers at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California looked at the advice given by employees of e-cigarette shops on smoking cessation and sought to assess their level of smoking. knowledge about scientific advances in electronic cigarettes. To do this, the authors interviewed 121 vape [...]

Vape shops: 9 out of 10 give smoking cessation advice2022-05-10T15:41:29+02:00

Vaping is perceived differently by men and women

2022-05-10T15:55:22+02:00

For the first time to our knowledge, a behavioral study carried out jointly in several countries (England, USA, Canada, Australia, Thailand) aimed to measure the differences in perception of vaping among men and women. A population of 3,938 adult vapers aged 18 and over (46% of whom were women) were surveyed. It is clear [...]

Vaping is perceived differently by men and women2022-05-10T15:55:22+02:00

The aromas reinforce the attraction for the electronic cigarette but not the acute nicotine intake

2022-05-10T15:55:49+02:00

A study from the University of Pennsylvania sought to better understand the role of aromas and their influence on nicotine uptake. To this end, the researchers carried out a pilot clinical study including 39 men aged 18 to 45, divided into 4 groups each consuming 4 different e-liquids: nicotine-chocolate (6 and 18 mg / [...]

The aromas reinforce the attraction for the electronic cigarette but not the acute nicotine intake2022-05-10T15:55:49+02:00

Saving vapers versus saving smokers: an ethical dilemma

2022-05-10T16:02:59+02:00

Is it better for young adolescents to start vaping in order to avoid smoking or should they not use it at the risk of turning to tobacco? A very interesting socio-philosophical article published by the University of Oxford addresses this ethical issue between the health interests of the general population and those of adolescents. [...]

Saving vapers versus saving smokers: an ethical dilemma2022-05-10T16:02:59+02:00

Sweeteners in e-liquids: contents much higher than those of confectionery

2022-05-10T16:02:48+02:00

A relatively unnoticed study by researchers at prestigious Yale University looked precisely at the content of sweeteners (aspartame, sucrose, sucralose) in nicotine delivery devices such as e-cigarettes and snus. The aim was to compare these levels with those of confectionery known to contain relatively large amounts of sweeteners. Confectionery, like soda, is under close [...]

Sweeteners in e-liquids: contents much higher than those of confectionery2022-05-10T16:02:48+02:00

Impact of the different constituents of e-liquids and equipment on the delivery of nicotine

2022-05-10T16:02:32+02:00

Published by researchers at Yale University in the United States, the article reviews the influence of the nature of the various constituents of e-liquids on the delivery of nicotine. Among these constituents, alcohol (ethanol) is particularly the subject of their attention. In terms of labeling, the authors noted that ethanol was not mentioned in [...]

Impact of the different constituents of e-liquids and equipment on the delivery of nicotine2022-05-10T16:02:32+02:00
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