Toxins form when e-cigarette chemicals mix

Chemicals in e-cigarettes can irritate the airways and trigger reactions that result in breathing, heart and blood vessel problems.

  • The bronchi are exposed to e-cigarette vapour when inhaled into the lungs
  • New chemicals form when flavourings are combined with solvents in e-cigarettes
  • These newly identified chemicals can trigger a range of harmful inflammatory responses in the lungs

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Tobacco information provides information on the situation of tobacco consumption in Thailand. Data from the Health and Welfare Survey during 1991-present,…Learn More »

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Best Modelling Practices for Assessing Tobacco Control Policy


Huang V, Head A, Hyseni L, et al. Tob Control. 10 Jan 2022. Epub ahead of print. Identifying best... read more

Secondhand vape exposure is associated with an increased risk of bronchitic symptoms


Secondhand vape exposure is associated with an increased risk of bronchitic symptoms and shortness of breath in young adults... read more

E-cigarette use by youth results in transitioning to cigarette use


Loukas A, Marti CN, Harrell MB. Electronic nicotine delivery systems use predicts transitions in cigarette smoking among young adults.... read more

No evidence that heated tobacco product use is effective for cessation


Tattan-Birch H, Hartmann-Boyce J, Kock L, et al. Heated tobacco products for smoking cessation and reducing smoking prevalence. Cochrane... read more

Unplanned Quitting of Smoking Can Result from Substitution by E-cigarettes


Kasza KA, Edwards KC, Kimmel HL, et al. Association of e-Cigarette Use With Discontinuation of Cigarette Smoking Among Adult... read more

Standard NRT or Unflavored E-cigarettes result in limited quitting in Australia without cessation support


Morphett K, Fraser D, Borland R, et al. A pragmatic randomized comparative trial of e-cigarettes and other nicotine products... read more

Results show US youth smoking and vaping in 2021 


Monitoring the Future: Results show US youth smoking and vaping in 2021  The Monitoring the Future (MTF) study, also... read more

Health effects of tobacco at the global, regional, and national levels


He H, Pan Z, Wu J, et al. Health effects of tobacco at the global, regional, and national levels:... read more

Report shows failed US FDA control of E-cigarette marketing


December 2021 E-cigarette Report: Flavored E-cigarette products remain widely available in the US three months after the court-ordered deadline... read more

Genetic-smoking interactions affect lung function and COPD outcomes


Kim W, Moll M, Qiao D, et al. Interaction of Cigarette Smoking and Polygenic Risk Score on Reduced Lung... read more

Past smoking is a variable of importance in cardiovascular risk estimation


Duncan MS, Greevy RA, Tindle HA, et al. Inclusion of Smoking Data in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Estimation. JAMA Cardiol.... read more

Media reports New Zealand plans to eliminate smoking


“New Zealand unveiled a plan … to eventually ban all sales of cigarettes in the country, a decades-long effort... read more

Vaping’s legal status in China ensures worldwide role for vaping


Norcia A. The Filter (Vaping publication). China’s Decision to Regulate Vaping Products Has Global Implications. December 2, 2021 (more…) read more

Lack of nicotine knowledge in US smokers interferes with cessation


Snell LM, Colby SM, DeAtley T, et al. Associations Between Nicotine Knowledge and Smoking Cessation Behaviors among U.S. Adults... read more

E-cigarettes linked to erectile dysfunction


El-Shahawy O, Shah T, Obisesan OH, et al. Association of E-Cigarettes With Erectile Dysfunction: The Population Assessment of Tobacco... read more

Cessation Services by Thai Community Pharmacists


Lertsinudom S, Kaewketthong P, Chankaew T, et al. Smoking Cessation Services by Community Pharmacists: Real-World Practice in Thailand. Int.... read more