Vapers inhale lower levels of toxins than smokers

FILE PHOTO: A man smokes an e-cigarette in New York, U.S., September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

(Reuters Health) – Vapers inhale significantly lower levels of toxic chemicals than smokers of traditional cigarettes, a new study suggests. Compared to nonsmokers, vapers had more biomarkers of toxic chemicals in their urine – but they had lower levels than smokers of traditional cigarettes, said study leader Maciej Goniewicz of the Roswell Park Cancer Center. […]

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