The CDC is investigating the link between vaping and a mysterious lung disease in teens

www.popsci.com | 8/19/2019 | Staff
newusr01 (Posted by) Level 3
He generally studies the health impacts of chemical flavor inhalation, and he says that the flavors in vapes—while they may be proven safe for ingestion, where they go through your digestive tract—aren’t tested for their safety when aerosolized and inhaled into your lungs. Industrial workers who make flavorings have been warned about one specific hazard, known as “popcorn lung,” for more than a decade. First detected in workers who inhaled chemicals used in microwave popcorn, this is what happens when your lung’s smallest...
(Excerpt) Read more at: www.popsci.com
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Aim and timing is evereything.
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!