We know the dangers of tobacco, but what about electronic cigarettes? According to a large preliminary study that was released in the United States on Thursday and shows no cause and effect, vapers are more likely to suffer from heart disease than non-vapers.
The study of the effects of electronic cigarettes is relatively recent as they have appeared in the last decade. In the United States, their rapid rise caused panic among health authorities. In secondary schools, the number of vapotant students increased by 78% in 2018 compared to 2017.
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Vape, an increased health risk?
The rate ofwas 34% higher in vapers compared to non-vapers, corrected with age, gender, , from , from and smoking history. The increase was 25% for arterial diseases and for the and fear 55%.
" Until now, we knew little about cardiovascular events related to the use of electronic cigarettessaid physician Mohinder Vindhyal, a professor at the University of Kansas and lead author of the study. These data must be an alarm signal and activation actions and awareness of the danger of electronic cigarettes ".
The data also show the risk for smokers, compared to non-smokers, was even higher.
Studies of this kind are purely observational and do not prove that vape is the cause of cardiovascular disease
Cardiovascular diseases are favored by:
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