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Harvard scientist finds microbial contaminants in e-cigs

Popular electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) products sold in the U.S. were contaminated with bacterial and fungal toxins, according to new research from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The study, which examined 75 popular e-cigarette products — both single-use cartridges and refillable e-liquids — found that 27 percent contained traces of endotoxin, a microbial agent… Read More »

New Scientist – Health

New Scientist – Health New Scientist – Health https://www.newscientist.com New Scientist – Health https://www.newscientist.com/wp-content/themes/new-scientist/img/ns-logo-scaled.png https://www.newscientist.com daily 1 Breathing in moon dust could release toxins in astronauts’ lungs https://www.newscientist.com/article/2188164-breathing-in-moon-dust-could-release-toxins-in-astronauts-lungs/?utm_campaign=RSS%7CNSNS&utm_source=NSNS&utm_medium=RSS&utm_content=health&campaign_id=RSS%7CNSNS-health Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:00:00 +0000 We already knew that lunar dust is highly abrasive, but now it seems minerals in the dust can easily react with… Read More »