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Vaping improves asthma

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2-year vaping study shows vast respiratory improvements in asthma patients

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WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SMOKE AND VAPOR?

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  Many people think smoke and vapor are the same things. However, apart from looking similar when exhaled, the difference between smoke and vapor are vast.  The vapor from vaporizers is often referred to as "vape smoke" but this very misleading and completely incorrect. To understand why vape and smoke are so different, we must strip the two terms down to their definitions.    DEFINITION OF SMOKE Smoke is the result of combustion. When combustion occurs, new chemicals form through the process of oxidation. Smoke contains thousands of new chemicals different from those initially burned. Fire is what creates smoke. When...

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Vaper’s Tongue: What It Is and How to Fix It.

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"Vaper’s tongue" is a condition where -- unexpectedly and without warning -- the vaper experiences a diminished experience of flavors during vaping. Vapers Tongue Vapers Tongue and You “Vaper’s tongue” is a condition where — unexpectedly and without warning — the vaper experiences a diminished experience of flavors during vaping, as if the ability to taste were dramatically reduced or diminished. This is a nearly universal phenomenon that arises from time to time for the vast majority of vapers. Duration of the condition may last from one to three days. More than that is rare, but not totally uncommon. Interestingly,...

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Research shows vaping improves heart functions damaged by smoking

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Research shows vaping improves heart functions damaged by smoking By Matt Rowland 26JUN Scientists now confirm that switching to vaping produces none of the adverse health effects on the heart compared to smoking.  In fact, smokers begin experiencing negative consequences on the myocardial system almost immediately after smoking a single cigarette.  The research also shows that smoking instantly produces significant changes to diastolic functions, or the ways in which the cardiovascular muscles expand and contract.  Switching to vaping has an almost immediate positive effect. The study entitled Acute effects of using an electronic nicotine-delivery device (electronic cigarette) on myocardial function: comparison with...

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Vaping 101: 5 common mistakes that newbies should avoid

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Vaping 101: 5 common mistakes that newbies should avoid By Matt Rowland 25JUN For smokers who want to quit, switching to vaping may seem like a no-brainer.  While electronic cigarettes are viewed by the FDA as a tobacco harm reduction tool and not a smoking cessation device, millions of vapers around the world claim that vaping has helped them to kick the habit permanently.    But how does a newbie to vaping get started?  And why do some newbies relapse back into smoking while others do not?  Here are five common mistakes that first-time vapers should avoid. 1.  Buying the wrong...

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