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 13 June 2016 Think twice before you get that tattoo Tattoos are increasingly popular but getting one carries risks. You can get infections from ink contaminated with microorganisms such as bacteria and mould. Contamination could occur either in the manufacturing process or at the tattoo parlour. A common culprit is non-sterile water used to dilute the pigments, Serious infections could require months of antibiotic treatment. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Fitness How SA’s best bodyboarders tackle the deadliest waves Diet and nutrition 6 ‘extra’ health and beauty benefits of rooibos you didn’t know about Lifestyle Quitting smoking? Even a little exercise can help you stay slim Sex Do men really hook up more than women? Medical Undigested food in your stool may be a sign of IBS News Just how unhealthy is your bunny chow? An expert weighs in From our sponsors Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract ACC 200 works fast to break down mucus Live healthier Your hearing » Are you going deaf or do you just need to unblock your ears? 4 foods that can improve your hearing Healthy eating may protect your hearing Watching what you eat can improve the quality of your hearing and reduce your risk of hearing loss. Quit smoking » Tougher anti-tobacco laws in the pipeline Bad news, smokers: It's going to be more inconvenient to smoke This is why many SA smokers quit – Health24 survey After running our survey for several weeks, the results are in – and they reveal interesting information about smoking and tobacco use in South Africa.