E-Cigs Have 10x More Cancer Causing Ingredients Than Regular Cigarettes

Quick Hits: Transvaginal Mesh Pulled, New Weight Loss Drug & More

Research commissioned by the Japanese Ministry of Health found that e-cigarettes contain 10 times the level of cancer-causing carcinogens than regular cigarettes. Researchers also learned that e-cigarettes can fuel potentially life-threatening drug-resistant pathogens. Via Raw For Beauty. Posted December 20, 2014.

–Alanna McCatty


Alanna McCatty

Alanna McCatty

Alanna McCatty is founder and CEO of McCatty Scholars, an organization that devises and implements financial literacy programs for students to combat the nationwide issue of the loss of educational opportunity due to the ramifications of burdensome student debt. At MedShadow, she reports on new findings and research on the side effects of prescription drugs. She is a graduate of Pace University.


Did you find this article helpful?


Latest News

Meds That Mess With Your Thyroid

Meds That Mess With Your Thyroid

Knowing the possible side effects of drugs you’re taking and talking to your providers about them can ensure your body’s thyroid is working. 

  • Advertisement