Martin Chaumont

Physician, Department of Cardiology, Erasme University Hospital

Expertise: Cardiology, Respiratory medicine

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publication   https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-28723-0

CLAIMS REVIEWED

E-cigarettes are less dangerous than smoking, but they are not harmless; long-term health effects remain debated

CLAIM
"While e-cigarettes may have milder effects on the lungs, they are just as bad - if not worse - for the cardiovascular system"

SOURCE: Natalie Rahhal, Daily Mail, 12 Sep. 2018

VERDICT