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E-cigarettes “vaping” fad may do more harm than good to youths

Although e-cigarettes may help some individuals who want to quit smoking traditional cigarettes, a new study led by researchers at Columbia University suggests that vaping e-cigarettes may do more harm than good to young adults who also smoke. The researchers found that, among young adults who smoke cigarettes, vaping may lower the chance of reducing or quitting cigarettes and increase their risk of daily cigarette smoking, which in turn increases their risk of several diseases

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