Psychosis, cannabis hyperemesis syndrome, and lung damage are uncommon, yet dangerous, reactions after ingesting or smoking cannabis.
Common negative reactions to THC, the psychoactive component of cannabis, include a racing heart, nausea, vomiting, paranoia and dizziness.
The long-term effects of vaping are still emerging, but early research indicates vaping damages the lungs much like smoking.
The new study adds to existing evidence that vaping isn't safer than smoking cannabis. Vaping can harm the lungs and can lead to chronic wheezing.
RLX Technology stock sank as much as 45% on Monday after Chinese officials said they will increase regulations on e-cigarette sales in the country.
Juul has been scrutinized for marketing its vapes to school kids. The company said Klein will help hold the company accountable as it fights underage vaping.
A TikTok user said their lungs were infected with chlamydia after using a vape for a year. They were diagnosed with chlamydia pneumoniae. The video reignited talk of life-threatening vaping illnesses being investigated by the CDC and FDA. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. A TikTok user’s lungs were infected […]
A senate inquiry is set to be launched that will look into the use of vaping products. A Select Committee on Tobacco Harm will be created to investigate “tobacco reduction strategies” by looking at how vaping has been treated in countries like the U.S. and New Zealand and the impact […]
Vaping is not a safer alternative to smoking cigarettes. Though long-term research is still emerging, early evidence indicates that vaping can still damage the lungs and cause serious chronic lung diseases like bronchiolitis obliterans. In addition, some harmful vaping products can cause a deadly condition called E-Cigarette and Vaping Product […]
A new study foud that young adults and teenagers were five to seven times more likely to be infected with the novel coronavirus if they vaped. Growing evidence shows that regular vaping can damage the lungs, leaving them more susceptible to chronic disease – including COVID-19. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Data on cigarette smoking and COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, suggests people with smoking habits of any kind could be at risk for severe illness. Vaping regularly could also make the lungs more vulnerable to infection, doctors told Insider. They recommend that people curb their smoking and vaping […]
There aren’t studies on the link between vaping marijuana or nicotine and COVID-19 risk, but lung health experts are still concerned. The novel coronavirus attaches deep inside the lungs. Since it’s a new pathogen that the body hasn’t encountered before, it has a better chance of exploiting any weakness in […]
Most people who get sick with COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus, experience mild symptoms and will fully recover. However, some people are more likely to have severe lung damage. Doctors broke down how the coronavirus can severely damage the lungs and explained why they’re calling COVID-19 a […]
Former Rep. Duncan Hunter has been sentenced to 11 months in prison after pleading guilty to a felony conspiracy charge in December. Hunter, an early Trump supporter who rose to prominence in Washington for shenanigans such as vaping during a congressional hearing, was found guilty of conspiring with his wife […]
A University of Southern California study has found that vapers exhibit similar chemical modifications to people who smoke cigarettes – modifications commonly found in nearly all types of human cancer. In an email sent to BI, the study’s lead researcher, Ahmad Besaratinia, said the study “demonstrates, for the first time, […]
A new study suggests that the aerosol vape users inhale deposits bad bacteria into the mouth. The bad bacteria increase a person’s risk of cavities, infection, bad breath, and oral cancer. If left untreated, poor oral health conditions can affect the rest of a person’s body. Chronic oral health problems […]
The 2020 Oscar nominee gift bag is the most expensive one yet, being worth more than $US215,000. Distinctive Assets is the LA-based company behind the gift bags, and its founder Lash Fary told Reuters that it includes a 24-carat gold-plated vape pen inspired by Leonardo DiCaprio’s love of vaping. DiCaprio […]