Electronic cigarettes are called “slow killers”

Электронные сигареты назвали "медленными убийцами"

Scientists have found that the toxins of electronic cigarettes shorten the life of

The harm to health have toxins contained in the smoke.

American scientists the National laboratory behalf of the Lawrence Berkeley announced that e-cigarettes can shorten a person’s life and cause premature death. The reason for this are the toxins contained in the pair from vaping, reports EurekAlert!.

The full study was published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology.

The study notes that despite the absence of harmful substances characteristic of tobacco smoke, the vapor contains potentially harmful compounds that have adverse health effects. These include acrolein, a carcinogen formaldehyde and diacetyl.

According to scientists, only a limited dose of these substances in the body can be perceived without harm to health. So, people making about 250 puffs per day with electronic cigarettes, consume harmful compounds in excess of.

Also in areas where vaping is allowed, the concentration of toxins is also above the permissible value.

Nevertheless, experts say that electronic cigarette is much less harmful than Smoking tobacco products.

Earlier Корреспондент.net reported that the same opinion about the lesser harm of vaping came Ukrainian scientists.