A new scientific study revealed that the use of it would damage the genetic code, which raises the risk of both developing and heart disease.
The researchers based on the study from the University of (New York University School of Medicine) explained that although the harm of electronic cigarettes is less than normal, it is dangerous to health and may cause cancer.
Where researchers found in experiments on mice that exposure to electronic cigarette smoke resulted in damage to the heart, lungs and bladder, compared to mice that breathed natural smoke-free air.
One of the researchers in the study stated that the results indicate that e-cigarettes are also carcinogenic, compared to those who do not smoke.
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In the same context, previous scientific studies had revealed that the use of electronic cigarettes involves a number of health risks, which include:
- Increased risk of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes
- Changes in the brain that increase the risk of depression or anxiety
- The use of electronic cigarettes with different foods can cause problems in the lungs.