When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

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The health warning on a MarkTen electronic cigarette package is 116 words long. That’s much longer than the warnings on traditional cigarette packs in the United States. Nicotine, the e-cigarette warning says, is “addictive and habit-forming, and it is very toxic by inhalation, in contact with the skin, or if swallowed.” It is not intended for women who are pregnant or breast-feeding, or people … who take medicine for depression or asthma. “Nicotine can increase your heart rate and blood pressure and cause dizziness, nausea and stomach pain,” says MarkTen, a leading brand in the United States. The ingredients can be “poisonous.” Read full article

M Geller. (23 March 2015) When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health [news]. Retrieved from http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/03/23/uk-ecigarettes-regulations-specialreport-idUKKBN0MJ0GO20150323 

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