Their however has never been a case of someone contracting Popcorn Lung from vaping.To understand why scroll down to the bold print for the conclusion.This shows that people who vape should not worry about contracting the diseases popcorn lung.
In addition to containing varying levels of the addictive substance nicotine, they also contain other cancer-causing chemicals, such as formaldehyde, and as our study shows, flavoring chemicals that can cause lung damage,” said study co-author David Christiani, Elkan Blout Professor of Environmental Genetics.
Even without much testing on vaping and an unregulated industry vaping could be a much healthier alternative to cigarettes.
This suggests that exposure to the chemicals in e-cigarettes can be harmful to your health, and cause lung damage.
There are over 7,000 varieties of flavored e-cigarette and e-juice (nicotine-containing liquid that is used in refillable devices) on the market.
This however does not mean that vaping is completely safe.
“Since most of the health concerns about E-cigarettes have focused on nicotine, there is still much we do not know about the health risks.According to an expert independent evidence review published by Public Health England (PHE) e-cigarettes are estimated to be around 95% less harmful than smoking.They also found that there is no evidence so far that e-cigarettes act as a gateway to smoking tobacco for children and non-smokers.If you Vape you have a far lower risk of contracting popcorn lung than someone who smokes traditional cigarettes.Also if you smoke traditional cigarettes it is very unlikely that you will ever contract popcorn lung.This disease often results in a cough and shortness of breath.