Good lord, so the whole vaping and "popcorn lung" thing is making its way around facebook, yet again. I've been sent this article by no less than 10 people in the last 24 hours. Let me break it down for you. Let's share this instead. Popcorn lung is a very serious lung disease with multiple causes, one being from a chemical known as Diacetyl. Diacetyl is the chemical component that causes popcorn lung, yes. It is an artificial butter flavor. Yes, there is Diacetyl in a ton of e-liquid. So yes, e-liquid contains a chemical that causes popcorn lung. However......
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“The public has been misled about the risks of e-cigarettes,”concludes Tim Stockwell, CARBC director and co-principal investigator.“Many people think they are as dangerous as smoking tobacco but the evidence shows this is completely false.” http://www.uvic.ca/home/about/campus-news/2017+e-cigarettes-carbc-macdonald-stockwell+media-release
"This is of course in relation to “dripping” with a CE4 style tank – that being the only investigation tobacco control scientists have made into this area. The vast majority of vapers that drip regularly don’t do it on a 2.5 Ohm coil. Nor do they drip with a CE4 style tank. The idea of dripping with a CE4 is, quite frankly, bonkers." http://factsdomatter.co.uk/2017/02/06/e-cigs-and-dripping-what-science-isnt-saying/