E-Cigarette Smoke Found To Contain Toxic Metals, But Still Safer Than Traditional Cigarettes - With the ever-growing popularity of the e-cigarette, it may be possible that the 41,000 secondhand smoking-related illnesses and deaths could decrease; however, e-cigs are so new that there is not much research about them. Read more at http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1113224286/e-cigarette-smoke-contains-toxic-metals-090214/#EzcuO1bxZYsmj79C.99
E-cigarette explodes in smoker's mouth causing 'catastrophic injuries'
A plastic surgeon has described one e-cigarette user's wounds in his mouth "like a gunshot wound" after it exploded mid use. The incident has caused medical professionals to ask for tighter safety regulations on he mechanisms used to make e-cigarettes due to the very real risk that "people could die" due to poorly made, ill regulated e-cigarettes.