E-Cigarette Nicotine Juice Is Poisoning Children
But one thing that’s definitely, indisputably bad for you: Drinking e-cigarette juice. Examples come from across the country. Last month, a 2-year-old girl in Oklahoma City drank a small bottle of a parent’s nicotine liquid, started vomiting and was ...
Do Stoned Dolphins Give ‘Puff Puff Pass’ A Whole New Meaning?
I guess it’s possible—but if they do, they’re playing a very deadly game, and one that I doubt is much ... dolphins may play with puffers to see them expand, or even foolishly put one in their mouths on occasion, I doubt they’re “using” them ...
Nassau mom on a mission after son’s post-energy drink death
If something was wrong with Drew James' heart, his family said no one knew it. They did know the 19-year-old ... Toxicology tests showed James had caffeine and nicotine in his blood, and caffeine, nicotine and traces of marijuana in his urine.
The New York Times Warns That Drinking E-Cigarette Fluid Could Become a Fatal Fad Among Toddlers
Another way of putting that: The number of accidental poisoning reports related to e-cigarette fluid increased from ... outcomes [in adults] is 0.5–1 g of ingested nicotine"—i.e., at least 500 milligrams. To get that dose from a tablespoon (15 ...
Are antivaxxers liable for preventable deaths?
Scott Hurst, a skeptic and JREF friend, has written an entry for Swift asking how much responsibility antivax mouthpieces like Meryl Dorey and Jenny McCarthy have for deaths caused by their rhetoric. It’s a solidly-written piece that is well-researched ...