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NYU Study Suggests Vaping Increases Risk of Cancer and Heart Diseases

NYU Study Suggests Vaping Increases Risk of Cancer and Heart Diseases

By Mariana Castro and Christine Lee

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

While the number of young people smoking e-cigrattes continues to rise, a new study released by NYU researchers shows how these smokers may be jeopardizing their health. The study, which exposed lab rats to 12 straight weeks of nicotine vapor, suggests smokers may be at an increased risks of heart disease and cancer.

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Open-Heart Surgery on Tandon Computers

Open-Heart Surgery on Tandon Computers

By Jami Tanner, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Tandon professor created a simulation that will test whether child heart surgery will be successful before the surgery takes place.

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