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    Are e-cigarettes truly harmful?

    E-cigarettes have become a popular alternative to regular cigarettes throughout much of the world, although ANVISA (the Brazilian health authority) has banned sale in Brazil. Most likely they are less harmful than tobacco cigarettes but much more research is needed.

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    The future of medical records; and latest poll results

    Within the next decade, electronic health records (EHR) will overtake paper records in doctors’ offices, but a recent survey of US doctors showed they were dissatisfied with their EHR systems. Reasons for this are discussed, along with a new poll question and results from our last poll concerning doctors.