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E-cigarettes help more smokers quit than patches and gum, study finds

LONDON (Reuters) – E-cigarettes are almost twice as effective at helping smokers quit as nicotine replacement treatments like patches, lozenges and gum, according to the results of a major clinical trial. A saleswoman holds an e-cigarette as she demonstrates vaping at the Vape Shop that sells e-cigarette products in Beijing, China January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas… Read More »

Dozens of patients left with ‘blind patches’ could sue a lens manufacturer

Dozens of patients ‘left with blind patches’ could sue a lens manufacturer after routine operation worsened their eyesight As many as 800 people are thought to have vision problems from the lenses  The lenses, made by Oculentis, were used five to seven years ago for cataracts But calcium deposits have built up in people’s eyes… Read More »