Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 01 August 2016 Braaing can be dangerous Braaing can be dangerous. A new study by researchers at the University of Missouri School of Medicine found that since 2002 more than 1,600 folks arrived in US emergency rooms with barbecue-related injuries. The main culprit: wire-bristle grill brushes. When loose bristles from these brushes fall off during cleaning, they can easily make their way into food and cause injuries to the mouth, throat and tonsils. So while cleaning your braai utensils thoroughly is essential, make sure that none of the cleaning products end up on your chops. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Lifestyle Which is a better cardio workout: running or cycling? Diet and nutrition Goodbye 'gluten-free'? Vaccine may make it possible Medical Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabetics Medical Diabetes can make weight loss harder – here's what you can do Medical Here’s a healthy meal for someone with diabetes Medical Under pressure, top US e-cig maker pulls most flavoured products from market From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Quit smoking » How to beat triggers that make you crave a cigarette You need to learn how to beat the behavioural, environmental and emotional triggers if you want to succeed in quitting smoking. Hygiene » Your showerhead may be bathing you in germs You probably think showering will wash away dirt and germs, but your showerhead might dump nasty bacteria on you instead that may cause lung infections.