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World Health Organisation warning over E-cigarette toxins

The World Health Organisation has told ITV's Tonight that more research is needed into the toxins consumed by those using electronic cigarettes. Manufacturers say there also needs to be more regulation of the industry.

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E-cigarette toxins 'not adequately researched'

"The science around the safety of E-cigarettes has not been demonstrated," the World Health Organisation's Glenn Thomas told ITV's Tonight.

"We still need more research to know and understand what sort of impact on health.. these E-cigarettes are having."

"We know that a lot of the toxins which are consumed through E-cigarettes have not been adequately researched," he added.

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