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You'll Feel Cheated When The Cruel Truth Behind E-Cigarettes Will Come Out

Take a deep breath, actually don't, if you're using an e-cigarette. The myth of safety regarding e-cigarettes lasted too long, and now it's time to bust this myth. E-cigarettes are not safe. If you're smoking e-cigarettes after dodging the real cigarettes and you think that you're safe, then my friend you're totally wrong.

Recently, American researchers have found that the chemical present in these flavored e-cigarettes is causing a deadly disease known as 'popcorn lung.' The liquid nicotine is used in e-cigarettes which are sold in multiple flavors to appeal to young people. But these e-cigarettes also contain a chemical called diacetyl. This chemical is a major cause of a lung disease called bronchiolitis obliterans- which is also known as popcorn lung.

Read ahead to know the affects of this popcorn lung disease.

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You'll Feel Cheated When The Cruel Truth Behind E-Cigarettes Will Come Out

You'll Feel Cheated When The Cruel Truth Behind E-Cigarettes Will Come Out

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First of all, why this disease is called popcorn lung?

First of all, why this disease is called popcorn lung?

Because the chemical - diacetyl, which causes this disease was used to produce the artificial butter flavouring in popcorns. And, the workers who used to work in popcorn plant, were the first to come in contact with this disease.

What are the affects of this disease?

What are the affects of this disease?

This disease results in scarring and inflammation in lungs.

This disease results in scarring and inflammation in lungs.

It also obstruct the airways through lungs causing difficulty in breathing.

It also obstruct the airways through lungs causing difficulty in breathing.

In some cases, full lung transplant is carried out to save the patient from this disease.

In some cases, full lung transplant is carried out to save the patient from this disease.

In many states, e-cigarettes are allowed to sold to minors.

In many states, e-cigarettes are allowed to sold to minors.

Thus, kids can also get in contact with this disease.

Thus, kids can also get in contact with this disease.

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