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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shadia Constantine
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Depends: Dear SastryN, I guess my answer will depend on what chemical you are using, marihuana, tobacco products, other? Please repost your answer with the sub ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: As of 11 SEP 2019 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 6 deaths & > 450 possible cases of severe lung injury in 33 states & ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Its unknown: the safe use of Vape pens is not known as there ae no standards as to the fluid used in them, the nicotine content or anything else that may be in the ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
May be harmful !: As of 11 SEP 2019 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 6 deaths & > 450 possible cases of severe lung injury in 33 states ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
They are not: good for your health.
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Yes: First of all, you become addicted to nicotine, which isn't a good situation for anyone anyway, but also increases heart disease. While it is probably ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Nobody knows: There have been no studies of even short-term use, and nobody knows what is in the oils and their flavorings and what they do. Oil in general ain't g ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know: What is in the vapor. If it is only water and there is a way to be sure it is not contaminated, it is not likely to be harmful.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Seems safe: However, what you put into it can bring risks if that product is either illegal or toxic. So you might not risk cancer - but there are other things to ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Yes: the question isn't whether they are harmful - nicotine is addictive, causes blood vessels to constrict and reduces blood flow to heart, brain and vita ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hans Crumpler
24 years experience Urgent Care
Neither is good: Avoid any form of inhaled smoke or vapors. So far, electronic cigarettes have not been proven safer than paper cigarettes or other forms of smokeable ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Nobody really knows: It is certainly LESS bad for you that smoking tobacco products (or for that matter combusting ANY plant product). However, vaping involves using an oi ... Read More

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