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CDC: Liquid nicotine for e-cigarettes behind rise in poisonings

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Julia Boyle enjoys an electronic cigarette at the Vapor Shark store on February 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images

We still don't know there are any health risks associated with smoking e-cigarettes, but the liquid nicotine they use does pose a problem, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

For more on this, we're joined by Dr. Tim McAfee, director of the Office on Smoking and Health at the CDC.

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