Vaping e-cigarette liquids with certain ingredients can cause cardiac arrhythmias that could increase the risk of heart attacks, a new study has suggested.
Research has found that exposure to certain chemicals in e-liquids can cause heart arrhythmias – both premature and skipped heartbeats – and cardiac electrical dysfunction in animals.
Scientists believe the chemicals can be just as dangerous to humans and could increase the risks of cardiac arrests.
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