E-cigarette use causes as mighty vascular wound as smoking cigarettes

E-cigarette use causes as mighty vascular wound as smoking cigarettes

Overall, the augmentation index—a measure of arterial stiffness—was similar for former smokers who switched to e-cigarettes and individuals who use both. “Stiffening of the arteries can cause damage to the small blood vessels, including capillaries, and puts additional stress on the heart, all of which can contribute to the development of heart disease,” Fetterman said…

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