Category Archives: Studies

Daily users compared to less frequent users find vape as or more satisfying and less dangerous than cigarettes, and are likelier to use non-cig-alike vaping products

Daily users compared to less frequent users find vape as or more satisfying and less dangerous than cigarettes, and are likelier to use non-cig-alike vaping products

Authors: Lynn T. Kozlowski, D. Lynn Homish, Gregory G. Homish DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.02.026 ScienceDirect University of Buffalo News Center also published an article on this study which included these points of significance: those study participants who vape daily reported e-cigarettes as “at least as satisfying” as cigarettes, and that 58 percent said vaping was “much more” satisfying. “The…

Adolescents and e-cigarettes: Objects of concern may appear larger than they are

Adolescents and e-cigarettes: Objects of concern may appear larger than they are

Lynn T. Kozlowski, Kenneth E. Warnerba Source DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.01.001 Introduction The debate about electronic cigarettes ranks as perhaps the most divisive in the history of tobacco control. Proponents believe that e-cigarettes could foster widespread abandonment of combusted tobacco products, by far the most dangerous form of tobacco use, and thereby dramatically reduce the disease and death caused by smoking (Abrams, 2014). Opponents fear these…

Crosstalk between oral and general health status in e-smokers

Crosstalk between oral and general health status in e-smokers

Authors:  Marco Tatullo, PhD, Stefano Gentile, PhD Francesco Paduano, PhD, Luigi Santacroce, MD, and Massimo Marrelli, MD PMC, The US National Public Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health Source DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005589 T0 is baseline (Day 0) T1 after 60 day T2 after 120 days Abstract Electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) simulates the act of tobacco smoking by…

Electronic cigarette use in the European Union: analysis of a representative sample of 27 460 Europeans from 28 countries.

Electronic cigarette use in the European Union: analysis of a representative sample of 27 460 Europeans from 28 countries.

Farsalinos KE, Poulas K, Voudris V, Le Houezec J British Medical Journal (BMJ) Source:  Click Here Abstract AIMS: To assess prevalence of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use, reported changes in smoking status due to e-cigarette use and correlates of e-cigarette use in the European Union (EU) member states in 2014. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey of EU citizens…

Cohort study of electronic cigarette use: effectiveness and safety at 24 months

Cohort study of electronic cigarette use: effectiveness and safety at 24 months

Lamberto Manzoli, Maria Elena Flacco, Margherita Ferrante, Carlo La Vecchia, Roberta Siliquini, Walter Ricciardi, Carolina Marzuillo, Paolo Villari, Maria Fiore the ISLESE Working Group British Medical Journal (BMJ) DOI Source:  10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2015-052822 Abstract Objective To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of e-cigarettes, by comparing users of only e-cigarettes, smokers of only tobacco cigarettes and dual users.…

New Study Finds Exhaled E-Cigarette Vapour Particles Disappear Within Seconds

New Study Finds Exhaled E-Cigarette Vapour Particles Disappear Within Seconds

A new study being presented today at the 4th Workplace and Indoor Aerosols conference in Barcelona shows, for the first time, that exhaled e-cigarette particles are liquid droplets that evaporate within seconds. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 20 April 2016 – A new study being presented today at the 4th Workplace and Indoor Aerosols conference in Barcelona…

A Qualitative Approach to Understanding Real-World Electronic Cigarette Use: Implications for Measurement and Regulation

A Qualitative Approach to Understanding Real-World Electronic Cigarette Use: Implications for Measurement and Regulation

Maria Cooper, PhD; Melissa B. Harrell, PhD; Cheryl L. Perry, PhD Center for Disease Control (CDC) Preventing Chronic Disease 2016;13:150502 Source: Click Here Introduction “An understanding of the real-world use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) is needed to inform surveillance efforts and future state and federal regulation. This study investigates the behavioral aspects of e-cigarette use.”…

CASAA ecig survey results

CASAA ecig survey results

Phillips C. Anti-THR Lies and related topics Source: Click Here 27,343 members of CASAA (Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association) completed an online survey collecting data on their smoking and vaping behavior, vaping preferences, and also quit attempts. For instance 87% reported having quit smoking entirely after taking up vaping. 94% had previously tried to…