E-Cigarette Exploding Problem Burns People

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E-Cigarette Exploding Problem Burns People

By David Mittleman

Last week I wrote about recent studies into the potential health risks and benefits of e-cigarettes. I also mentioned another hazard involved with vaping: exploding batteries. As more people take up vaping, reports of serious burn injuries continue to pop up.

Exploding e-cigarette batteries have already given rise to multiple lawsuits against the manufacturers and sellers of the popular products. The injuries alleged are particularly severe, in part because e-cigarettes are often kept close to the skin (in your pocket, for example) and used near the mouth and face.

E-cigarettes are certainly not the …read more